School of Business

Programs of Study

The School offers four majors:

Minors:
For both the School and Non-School of Business students there is a choice of seven minors to pair with their field of study.

*School of Business students may pursue minors outside the college.
*A maximum of 30 credit hours in courses offered by the School of Business may be taken by non-business students.

General Course Requirements for School of Business Majors

Professional Core
Arts and Sciences Core
Additional Requirements

Professional Core

  • ACCT 211 Financial Accounting (3 credits)
  • ACCT 212 Managerial Accounting (3 credits)
  • BUSI 105 Business Perspectives (1 credit)
  • BUSI 457 International Business (3 credits)
    • or FIN 458 International Financial Management
    • or ECON 412 International Economics
    • or MKTG 489 International Marketing
  • BUSI 499 Policy Formulation and Administration (3 credits)
  • ECON 300-400 one upper-level course in Economics (3 credits)*
  • FIN 348 Managerial Finance (3 credits)
  • LAW 241 The Legal Environment of Business (3 credits)
  • MGMT 328 Management and Organizational Behavior (3 credits)
  • MGMT 484 Operations Management (3 credits)
  • MIS 190 Introduction to Management Information Systems (3 credits)
  • MKTG 221 Marketing Principles and Management (3 credits)

*Enrollment in business and economics courses numbered 300 or above requires junior standing (60 semester credit hours).

Arts and Sciences Core

Quantitative Methods

  • BUSI 113 Business Statistics (3 credits)
  • BUSI 261 Operations Research (3 credits)
  • MATH 104 Quant Methods for Business (4 credits)
  • MIS 101 Computer Applications for Business (3 credits)

Communications

  • ENGL 101 Writing I (4 credits)
  • ENGL 102 Writing II** (4 credits)

Economics

  • ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics (4 credits)
  • ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)

Social Sciences

  • A minimum of 4 credits in the field, please consult your advisor for a listing of approved courses

Natural Sciences

  • A minimum of 4 credits in the field, please consult your advisor for a listing of approved courses

Humanities

  • A minimum of 4 credits in the field, please consult your advisor for a listing of approved courses

**Writing requirements are specified in the Catalog under General Education Requirements for Liberal Arts and Sciences, Basic Competencies, Written Communication.

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Students are required to complete a Field Experience option selected from the following:
    • Approved Internship (BUSI 485)
    • Advanced courses with Active Learning Component
  • Satisfy the University’s Physical Education requirement.
  • Satisfy the University’s Global Perspective requirement (via International Courses in Business Core)
  • Maintain at least a 2.0 grade point average overall and 2.0 combined GPA in business and advanced economics courses.
  • Complete a minimum of 30 credit hours in upper-division business courses