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Extended Programs

Program

Business Administration

The major in general business has been designed for students seeking a broad business background rather than specialization in any one functional area of business. The program for the general business major includes a minimum of 124 hours for graduation as stipulated in the catalog.

Non-College of Business Foundation Courses: 15 Hours

  • CTAC 124 - Foundations of Speech Communication (GEEC) 3 hrs
  • ECON 201 - Principles of Macroeconomics (GEKS) 3 hrs
  • ECON 202 - Principles of Microeconomics (GEKS) 3 hrs
  • ENGL 121 - Composition II: Researching the Public Experience (GEEC) 3 hrs
  • or WRTG 121 - Composition II: Researching the Public Experience (GEEC)  3 hrs

  • Quantitative Reasoning (GEQR)  requirement 3 hrs

Additional Coursework: 20 Hours

In addition to the courses listed above, students must complete an additional 20 credit hours of course work prior to admission to the College of Business.

Post Admission Core Requirement: 15 Hours

  • FIN 350 - Principles of Finance 3 hrs
  • MGMT 386 - Organizational Behavior and Theory 3 hrs
  • MGMT 490 - Business Policy 3 hrs
  • MKTG 360 - Principles of Marketing 3 hrs
  • OM 374 - Introduction to Operations Management 3 hrs
  • Note: All 300-level Core Courses listed above must be completed before enrollment in MGMT 490 - Business Policy. OM 374 can be taken concurrently with MGMT 490.

Discipline: 24 hours

  • MGMT 384 - Human Resource Management 3 hrs
  • MGMT 388 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 hrs
  • MGMT 460 - Management Skills 3 hrs
  • *  MGMT 480W - Management Responsibility and Ethics (GEWI) 3 hrs
  • Students must also complete twelve hours of restricted electives selected from at least two different functional areas (ACC, FIN, IS, MGMT, MKTG, LAW, SCM, IB, OM) in the College of Business. (12 hours)