Business Administration Major/Minor

Requirements for the Major in Business Administration

To complete the major in Business Administration, a student must complete a total of 36 credits, of which 24 credits must be at the 300 level or above.

Required Courses:

  • Business and Society, BSAD 130, 3 credits
  • Principles of Financial Accounting, BSAD 201, 3 credits
  • Principles of Managerial Accounting, BSAD 202, 3 credits
  • Business Law, BSAD 231, 3 credits
  • Business Finance I, BSAD 310, 3 credits
  • Marketing Principles, BSAD 320, 3 credits
  • Management and Organizational Behavior, BSAD 330, 3 credits
  • Management Information Systems, BSAD 341, 3 credits
  • International Business, BSAD 350, 3 credits
  • Management Strategy and Policy, BSAD 489, 3 credits

Choice of either:

  • Six credits of upper-division electives in business administration, or for students choosing to earn an optional concentration in accounting, finance, international business, management or marketing: nine credits in the chosen area of concentration beyond those required courses specified above. These courses must be selected with the department’s approval, with at least six credits being 300-level or 400-level BSAD courses. If appropriate, one of the three courses may be a BSAD course below the 300 level or a non-BSAD course.

Statistics, MATH 80, 3 credits

Choice of either:

  • Quantitative Reasoning, Math 79, 3 credits or
  • Any mathematics course numbered 85 or higher

Principles of Economics, Macroeconomics, ECON 200, 3 credits
Principles of Economics, Microeconomics, ECON 201, 3 credits
One upper-division economics course
Essentials of Public Speaking, THEA 101, 3 credits
One course in ethics highly recommended
Study abroad is also highly recommended

Requirements for the Minor in Business Administration

To complete the minor in Business Administration, a student must complete a total of 21 credits, which include the following: 201, 202, 231, 310, 320, 330 and one other upper-division course.