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Business Administration Major
Business Administration Major (Comprehensive)
    Finance Concentration
    International Business Concentration
    Management Concentration
    Marketing Concentration
Business Minor

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Business Administration

 

For information about Department of Business and Economics admission requirements and policies, see Accounting.

 

Faculty and Academic Staff
Kay Biga, Senior Lecturer

Ethan Christensen, Assistant Professor

Loren Erickson, Senior Lecturer

 

Business Administration Major

43 credits

Required courses:

CIS 108 Business Computer Applications................................3 credits

MATH 151 (Calculus) or MATH 240.....................................3-4 credits

ACCT 200 Financial Accounting..............................................4 credits

ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting..........................................3 credits

BUS 211 Business Law I.........................................................3 credits

BUS 270 Business Statistics.....................................................3 credits

ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics................................3 credits

ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics...............................3 credits

ENGL 209 Business and Professional Writing...........................3 credits

FIN 320 Principles of Finance..................................................3 credits

CIS 342 Management Information Systems..............................3 credits

BUS 370 Principles of Marketing.............................................3 credits

BUS 380 Principles of Management ........................................3 credits

BUS 495 Strategic Management (Capstone)............................3 credits

 

Only available to students who are not comprehensive majors in the Department of Business and Economics.

 

Business Administration Major

(Comprehensive)

 

Finance Concentration

61 credits

Required courses:

CIS 108 Business Computer Applications.........................................3 credits

MATH 151 (Calculus) or MATH 240...............................................3-4 credits

ACCT 200 Financial Accounting.......................................................4 credits

ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting...................................................3 credits

BUS 270 Business Statistics.............................................................3 credits

ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics........................................3 credits

ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics.......................................3 credits

BUS 211 Business Law I..................................................................3 credits

ENGL 209 Business and Professional Writing...................................3 credits

BUS 306 Quantitative Models for Production and Operations............3 credits

BUS 370 Principles of Marketing......................................................3 credits

BUS 380 Principles of Management..................................................3 credits

Either:

CIS 342 Management Information Systems

or

ACCT 357 Accounting Information Systems.....................................3 credits

FIN 320 Principles of Finance..........................................................3 credits

FIN 321 Managerial Finance............................................................3 credits

Either:

BUS 430 International Business

or

ECON 430 International Economics.................................................3 credits

BUS 495 Strategic Management (Capstone).....................................3 credits

 

And at least three of the following:

ECON 330 Money and Banking.......................................................3 credits

FIN 420 Principles of Insurance........................................................3 credits

FIN 426 Investments........................................................................3 credits

ACCT 460 Fundamentals of Taxation...............................................3 credits

 

International Business Concentration

57 credits

Required courses:

CIS 108 Business Computer Applications..........................................3 credits

MATH151 (Calculus) or MATH 240................................................3-4 credits

ACCT 200 Financial Accounting........................................................4 credits

ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting....................................................3 credits

BUS 270 Business Statistics...............................................................3 credits

ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics..........................................3 credits

ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics.........................................3 credits

BUS 211 Business Law I...................................................................3 credits

ENGL 209 Business and Professional Writing.....................................3 credits

FIN 320 Principles of Finance............................................................3 credits

CIS 342 Management Information Systems........................................3 credits

BUS 370 Principles of Marketing.......................................................3 credits

BUS 380 Principles of Management...................................................3 credits

BUS 383 Organization Behavior.........................................................3 credits

BUS 430 International Business..........................................................3 credits

or

ECON 333 Transportation Economics................................................3 credits

ECON 430 International Economics....................................................3 credits

BUS 495 Strategic Management (Capstone)........................................3 credits

BUS 400 Business Internship (with a multinational organization)............2-7 credits

or

Study Abroad (capstone)............................................. ......................1-5 credits

or another educational institutionís business internship or study abroad programs,
subject to approval of Department of Business and Economics.) ......... 3 credits minimum

 

Complete two years of college-level course work, or equivalent, in one foreign language............3-14 credits

 

Students are strongly urged to take the following courses to satisfy General Education requirements:

GEOG 102 Cultural Geography...........................................................3 credits

HIST 111 World Civilization from 1500 to Present...............................3 credits

ENGL 241 World Literature I..............................................................3 credits

ENGL 242 World Literature II.............................................................3 credits

GEOG 302 Economic Geography........................................................3 credits

POLS 376 Theories of World Politics..................................................3 credits

 

Management Concentration

61 credits

Required courses:

CIS 108 Business Computer Applications..............................................3 credits

MATH 151 (Calculus) or MATH 240....................................................3-4 credits

ACCT 200 Financial Accounting.............................................................4 credits

ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting.........................................................3 credits

BUS 270 Business Statistics....................................................................3 credits

ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics...............................................3 credits

ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics..............................................3 credits

BUS 211 Business Law I........................................................................3 credits

ENGL 209 Business and Professional Writing..........................................3 credits

BUS 370 Principles of Marketing............................................................3 credits

BUS 380 Principles of Management........................................................3 credits

BUS 382 Human Resource Management.................................................3 credits

BUS 383 Organization Behavior..............................................................3 credits

CIS 342 Management Information Systems.............................................3 credits

FIN 320 Principles of Finance.................................................................3 credits

BUS 405 Small Business Management.....................................................3 credits

Either:

BUS 430 International Business

or

ECON 430 International Economic..........................................................3 credits

 

And at least two of the following:

BUS 400 Business Internship...................................................................2-7 credits

BUS 412 Field Studies in Business..........................................................1-3 credits

Either:

BUS 430 International Business

or

ECON 430 International Economics........................................................3 credits

BUS 495 Strategic Management (Capstone)............................................3 credits

 

Note: BUS 430 or ECON 430 cannot be counted twice to fulfill the concentration requirements.

 

 

Marketing Concentration

61 credits

Required courses:

CIS 108 Business Computer Applications................................................3 credits

MATH 151 Calculus or MATH 240........................................................3-4credits

ACCT 200 Financial Accounting..............................................................4 credits

ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting...........................................................3 credits

BUS 270 Business Statistics.....................................................................3 credits

ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics................................................3 credits

ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics...............................................3 credits

BUS 211 Business Law I.........................................................................3 credits

ENGL 209 Business and Professional Writing..........................................3 credits

BUS 370 Principles of Marketing.............................................................3 credits

BUS 371 Consumer Behavior..................................................................3 credits

BUS 380 Principles of Management.........................................................3 credits

CIS 342 Management Information Systems..............................................3 credits

FIN 320 Principles of Finance..................................................................3 credits

BUS 484 Marketing Management............................................................3 credits

Either:

BUS 306 Quantitative Models for Production and Operations

or

BUS 383 Organization Behavior...............................................................3 credits

Either:

BUS 430 International Business................................................................3 credits

or               

ECON 430 International Economics.........................................................3 credits

 

At least two of the following:

BUS 474 Retailing Management...............................................................3 credits

BUS 475 Sales........................................................................................3 credits

BUS 482 Marketing Research..................................................................3 credits

COMM 321 Advertising Principles and Design.........................................3 credits

BUS 495 Strategic Management (Capstone).............................................3 credits

 

Business Minor

24 credits

Required courses:

ACCT 101 Accounting for Non-Business Majors...................3 credits

CIS 108 Business Computer Applications...............................3 credits

BUS 270 Business Statistics....................................................3 credits

ECON 235 Economics and Society........................................3 credits

BUS 211 Business Law I........................................................3 credits

BUS 370 Principles of Marketing............................................3 credits

BUS 380 Principles of Management........................................3 credits

FIN 320 Principles of Finance.................................................3 credits

 

CIS 108, ECON 235, ACCT 101, BUS 270 must be taken before enrolling in BUS 370, 380 and FIN 320.

 

See Admission to DBE 300/400 Level Courses.

 

The Business Minor is available only to students whose major is offered by a department other than the Department of Business and Economics.

 

The Business Minor is not available for students with 1) a comprehensive major taken from the Department of Business and Economics or 2) the Business Administration major, which requires a minor.