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2015-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, General Business Concentration, B.B.A.

General Education Requirements: See College of Business General Education Requirements .

Concentration in General Business: This concentration is designed for students who prefer to acquire broad undergraduate training in business, rather than specializing in a specific area. Opportunities for career advancements exist for experienced individuals with varied work exposures in all areas of business including-but not limited to- management, human resources, finance, economics, accounting and business information systems. Students choose courses that emphasize their specific work areas of interest in business or that correlate to their years of prior work experience before completing their degrees in General Business. Their educational preparation is flexibly designed to meet student’s intended work emphasis.

Requirements for the BBA Degree - 120 Credit Hours Total

Business Core:

The Business Core and the freshman and sophomore years are common for all students majoring in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Information Systems and Economics/Finance.

Major Requirements - 30 Credit Hours

All BBA students must complete a minimum of 30 hours of 3000/4000 level business courses to constitute their major as indicated on the following pages.

Elective Requirements - 9 Credit Hours


* MATH 1110  is a prerequisite for MATH 1830  and can be used as a non-business elective

** MGMT 4500  may not be taken until all other business lower division and upper division core courses have been satisfactorily completed and should be taken during the final semester of enrollment.

*** Students testing out of BISI 2150  must take any 3 hour non-business elective course.

General Business Concentration Core (9 Hours)

General Business Electives (21 Hours)

  • MKTG Elective (3)
  • Business Elective (3)
  • Business Elective (3)
  • Business Elective (3)
  • Business Elective (3)
  • Business Elective (3)
  • Business Elective (3)

Freshman and Sophomore Years

All Accounting, Business Information Systems, Business Administration, Economics, and Finance Majors

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year


* These courses must be chosen from the University’s approved list of general education courses.
** Students that do not have an equivalent course must take the listed course as a non-business elective.

Suggested Plan

Junior Year

Senior Year

Total: 15 Hours

Spring Semester

Total: 18 Hours


*Students concentrating in General Business elect 18 hours of 3000/4000 level business courses according to their career objectives to constitute their major.
**One of following: ACCT 3140 / ECON 4800  / BISI 4400