The Business Administration degree educates students in the professional competencies needed to serve as business leaders.

To complete a major in Business Administration, a student needs to complete the 36 credit hour core (see below) and 12 credit hours in the area of Organizational Leadership.

Program Outcomes:

Students graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration will be able to:

  • understand and articulate the varied trends in the field of business and leadership
  • apply business and leadership concepts to practical situations
  • formulate a philosophy of managing people
  • delineate a critically reflective stand on key issues in the fields of business and leadership
  • understand and utilize quantitative skills to make leadership decisions
  • formulate a strategic plan for organizations

Business Core

BUS 103Introduction to Economics3
BUS 111Principles of Management3
BUS 113Principles of Marketing3
BUS 115Human Resources Management3
BUS 423Management Information Systems3
BUS 301Legal Environment of Organizations3
BUS 223Managerial Accounting and Analysis3
BUS 411Financial Management3
BUS 426Strategic Planning3
BUS 481Organizational Ethics3
COM 210XBusiness Communication3
PSY 280XIntroductory Statistics3
Replaces BUS 360
Total Hours36

Organizational Leadership

BUS 340Visionary Leadership3
BUS 341Leading Teams3
BUS 351Organizational Development3
BUS 471Leadership and Organizational Culture3
Total Hours12