BBA Curriculum 3.0

This information affects students admitted as freshmen Fall 2014 - Winter 2015 and transfer students Fall 2014 - Winter 2017.

BBA 3.0 Program Prerequisites^

(31 credits/10 courses)

  • Accounting 298 - Financial Accounting
  • Accounting 299 - Managerial Accounting
  • Business Administration 100 - Perspectives of Business in a Changing World
  • Composition 105 - Writing & Rhetoric I
  • Composition 280 - Business Writing & Rhetoric^^
  • Economics 201 - Macroeconomics
  • Economics 202 - Microeconomics
  • Math 104 or 105 - Pre-Calculus or transfered equivalent
  • Decision Science 300 - Quantitative Model & Analysis
  • Operations Management 300 - Introduction to Operations Management


^BBA Prerequisites of ACC 298/299, BA 100, COMP 105/280, ECON 201/202, and all math courses leading up to Math 104/105, must be completed with a C minimum.  DS 300 and OM 300 must be completed with a minimum grade of D-. 
^^Transfer students may substitute COMP 106 or 270 for this requirement.

General Education Distribution

Arts
(3 credits/1 course)

  • Art History 101, 102, 103, 104, 106
  • Music History 100, 120, 130, 333
  • Journalism and Screen Studies 240, 248
  • Humanities 3335

Behavioral and Social Sciences
(9 credits/3 courses)
At least one course must be from Group A

  • Group A: Anthropology 101, 202, Psychology 101, 170,  Sociology 200, 201
  • Group B: Political Science 101, 201

Critical Thinking
(3 credits/1 course)

  • Philosophy 233

Diversity
(3 credits/1 course)

  • AAAS/CRJ/PSYC 322
  • AAAS/CRJ 403
  • African American Studies 404
  • Anthropology 320, 373
  • ANTH/SOC/WGST 481
  • Economics 325, 342, 344
  • Entrepreneurship 400
  • Global Cultures 301
  • History 105, 323, 326
  • Liberal Studies 330
  • POL/CRJ/WGST 362
  • SOC/CRJ 350
  • SOC/CRJ 443(PSYC 405)
  • SOC/AAAS 449, SOC 460

History
(3 credits/1 course)

  • Any course excluding 398, 399, 485, 497, 498, 499

Letters
(3 credits/1 course)

  • English 200, 230, 231, 232, 233, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239
  • Humanities 171, 201
  • Philosophy 100, 120, 200, 240

Sciences
(7 credits/2 courses)
One course must be a four-credit hour lecture with lab

  • Astronomy 130, 130&131
  • Biology 100, 100&101, 103, 105, 130, 140
  • Chemistry 100, 134, 136, 144, 146
  • Environmental Science 275
  • Environmental Studies 203
  • Geology 118, 218
  • Natural Science 120, 121
  • Physics 100, 125, 126, 150, 151

(Biology 100 and Natural Science 120 cannot be used together to satisfy the science requirement)

BBA Core

(32 credits/11 classes)

  • Business Administration 300 - Career Planning & Development
  • Business Administration 320 - Project Management & Leadership Skills
  • Business Administration 330 - Managerial Communications
  • Business Administration 400 - Corporate Responsibility
  • Business Economics 401 - Managerial Economics
  • Business Policies and Strategies 451 - Strategic Management
  • Finance 401 - Corporate Finance
  • Information Technology Management 310/311*  or Accounting Information Systems 380/381*
  • Law and Environment 452 - Legal Environment of Business
  • Organizational Behavior 354 - Behavior in Organization
  • Marketing 352 - Marketing Principles & Policies

*Students majoring in Accounting must take ACC 380/381. Students majoring in Finance and General Business may choose between ITM 310/311 and ACC 380/381. All other majors must complete ITM 310/311.

Majors

The majors typically consist of 15 - 21 credits. The full list of options can be found here

Electives

To determine the required number of electives, subtract the number of credits in your major from 29.