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Business Administration major leading to a BS degree


A major in business administration leading to a Bachelor of Science requires at least 42 credits total, including at least 24 credits from business administration and finance, and 18 credits not in business administration or finance, as follows:

  1. ACCT 100 
  2. ECON 100
  3. BUS 211, 217, 221 (FIN 221); INTR 202
  4. BUS 398 or 399
  5. Business Administration electives: at least twelve additional credits, chosen from Business Administration or Finance courses numbered 300 or above (excluding BUS 401, 402, 421, and 422)
    *No more than two FIN classes may count towards the BSADM major.
  6. Non-Business Administration electives: nine credits chosen from the following:
    ACCT: all courses numbered 200 and above
    ARTH 267, 398, 453
    ARTS 217, 218, 220, 224, 226, 227, 228, 231, 232, 320
    CBSC 252, 254, 262, 269
    CSCI 209, 211, 251
    DANC 220
    ECON: all courses numbered 200 and above
    ENGN 250
    ENGL 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 210, 215, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 391, 431
    ENV 250, 295, 397
    GERM 302
    JOUR 215, 220, 222, 227, 230, 270, 273, 325, 338, 345, 371, 372, 377
    MATH 309, 310, 332, 333
    PHIL 240, 242, 346, 348, 354
    POL 215, 227, 232, 233, 245, 246, 247, 255, 381
    POV 423
    SOAN 202, 212, 228, 245, 246, 252, 264, 265, 280
    THTR 209, 220, 238, 239, 251, 253, 361
  7. One course from each International Business, Information Systems, and Normative Considerations. The 21 credits required in 5 and 6 above must include at least one course from each of the following areas:
    a. International Business: BUS 305, 332, 333, 337, 357 (FIN 357), 390, 391, 392 (GERM 392); ECON 270, 271, 274, 280, 356; GERM 302; JOUR 222; POL 227; SOAN 246, 252
    b. Information Systems: ACCT 310; BUS 306, 314, 315, 317, 321
    c. Normative Considerations: BUS 345, 346, 348; JOUR 345; POL 233; PHIL 242

For students majoring in both business administration and cognitive and behavioral sciences, completing CBSC 250 may be substituted for INTR 202.

Due to content overlap, students may take only one of the following courses for degree credit: DCI 202, ECON 202, INTR 202.  
•    Students considering the Business Administration major are encouraged to enroll in INTR 202.
•    Students considering the Economics major are encouraged to enroll in ECON 202.

Business Administration majors may not minor in Data Science- Business Analytics but may minor in Data Science.

 

 

5. Business Administration electives:


at least twelve additional credits, chosen from Business Administration or Finance courses numbered 300 or above (excluding BUS 401, 402, 421, and 422).
 

6. Non-Business Administration electives:


nine credits chosen from the following:
 

ACCT: all courses numbered 200 and above
ECON: all courses numbered 200 or above
 

 

7. One course from each International Business, Information Systems, and Normative Considerations:


The 21 credits required in 5 and 6 above must include at least one course from each of the following areas:
 



 

Business Adm and Cognitive and Behavioral Science majors:


For students majoring in both business administration and cognitive and behavioral science, completing CBSC 250 may be substituted for INTR 202.