The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration provides opportunities for students to seek
careers in various business aspects, such as accounting, banking and trust operations, insurance, risk
management, and finance fields. In addition to the General Education outcomes, the student will be given the
a) Effectively use computers to complete tasks.
b) Demonstrate comprehension of basic principles of business and management.
c) Explain the business decision-making process.
d) Describe how accounting concepts are used in basic business decision-making.
e) Perform the steps in the accounting cycle including adjusting entries, closing entries, and preparing
income statements and balance sheets.
f) Analyze the meaning of a sample financial statement.
g) Demonstrate the use of micro economic theory in a business application.
h) Demonstrate the use of macroeconomic theory in a business application.
i) Apply statistics to empirical data for decision-making.
j) Use business communication skills to orally present an effective business report.
k) Apply marketing analysis based on solid marketing theory in business decision-making.
l) Demonstrate knowledge of finance including cash flows.
m) Analyze the legal nature and role of business in the areas of contracts, torts, negotiable instruments, and
n) Demonstrate use of information technology to analyze, design, integrate, and manage information systems.
o) Develop a business plan for an entrepreneurial business.
p) Examine the principles and techniques of organizing and interpreting empirical data for the purpose of
developing a thesis-driven paper.
|Course ID||Subject Area||Credits|
|Area I: General Education Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree|
|GS 101||Introduction to College Studies: Technology, Leadership, and Success||(5)|
|GS/SH 110||Environmental Science, Sustainability, and Health||(5)|
|EN 104||English Composition and Writing||(5)|
|EN 105||Mechanics and Research of Academic Writing||(5)|
|EN 202||Introduction to Public Speaking, Communication, and Self-Awareness||(5)|
|GS/IT 109||Technology in the Information Age||(5)|
|MA 105||Introduction to College Algebra||(5)|
|MA 205||Application of Math in Society||(5)|
|MA 210||Applied Statistics||(5)|
|PY 220||Introduction to Psychology: Development, Personality, and Motivation||(5)|
|SO 202||Introduction to Sociology: Culture and Diversity in a Global Society||(5)|
|SO 235||Local and Global Citizenship with Experiential Learning (See p. 14 for additional costs)||(5)|
|Total General Education Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree||(60)|
|Area II: Business Requirements|
|BE 101||Introduction to Business||(5)|
|BE 104||Introduction to Accounting||(5)|
|BE 201||Principles of Microeconomics||(5)|
|BE 202||Principles of Macroeconomics||(5)|
|BE 211||Financial Accounting||(5)|
|BE 225||Managerial Accounting||(5)|
|BE 226||Business Entrepreneurship I||(5)|
|BE 300||Communication in Business and Report Writing||(5)|
|BE 308||Business Law||(5)|
|BE 309||Business Data Analytics||(5)|
|BS 402||Principles of Research Methodology||(5)|
|Total Business Requirements||(65)|
|Area III: Approved Business and General Electives (Including one International Experiential Learning course)||(50)|
|(Out of the 10 required courses in this area four must Upper Division courses (300-400 level)|
|Area IV: Capstone|
|BS 490A||Undergraduate Capstone Project I||(2)|
|BS 490B||Undergraduate Capstone Project II||(3)|
|Total Credits Required for Graduation||(180)|