CURRICULUM & COURSES


The program in management provides students the opportunity to develop either a behavioral or quantitative emphasis in the areas of general management. Those desiring the quantitative emphasis are also provided the opportunity to minor in quantitative methods.


Requirements for a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management

The following table summarizes all requirements for a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management. Our Course Descriptions page lists all management courses. For one possible breakdown of the major by semester, see the Plan of Study below.

For an overview of a course, click on its title.

 REQUIREMENTS    CREDITS 
 Management Courses Required for Major
21
     MGT 310. International Management
     MGT 322. Introduction to Management Science
     BIS 420. Information and Decision Support Systems
     BI 302A. Management Internship
     Management Electives*
3
3
3
3
9
   
 School of Business Required Courses
 30
     ACCT 201. Introduction to Financial Accounting
     ACCT 202. Introduction to Managerial Accounting
     BIS 310. Business Information Systems
     BLX 210. Business Law I
     FIN 301. Corporation Finance
     MGT 301. Management and Organizational Behavior
     MGT 306. Production and Operations Management
     MGT 413. Business Policy
     MKT 301. Principles of Marketing
     QMX 212. Statistical Applications for Business
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
   
 Non-Business Requirements
32
     ECO 101. Microeconomic Principles
     ECO 102. Macroeconomic Principles
     MATH 121. Finite Mathematics for Management & Social Sciences**
     MATH 122. Calculus for Management & Social Sciences**
     QMX 211. Introduction to Statistics
     IT 220. Data Crunching in Business
     Non-Business Electives
     General Electives
3
3
X
3
3
3
8
9
   
 General Education Requirements 37 
   
 TOTAL  120
*MANAGEMENT MAJOR ELECTIVES: Two courses or at least six credits required among: BIS 320, BIS 335, MGT 324, MGT 329, MGT 330, MGT 401, MGT 402, MGT 416, MGT 419, MGT 422, MGT 430, MGT 431, MGT 432, MGT 498, MGT 499, BI 302B. Three additional credits required from any of the MGT electives above or ACCT 305, ACCT 308, ACCT 420, FIN 321, FIN 421, FIN 461, MKT 302, MKT 402, MKT 405 or BI 300A.

**MATHEMATICS SUBSTITUTION: May substitute MATH 151 for MATH 121 and MATH 122. The remaining credits must be from non-business courses.

Plan of Study for a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management

Changes in the sequence of the plan of study below may be desirable. These must be made in consultation with the student’s academic adviser. To see the title of a course in the plan of study, simply pass the cursor over the course's number. To see an overview of a course, click on its number. A list of all management courses is found on our Course Descriptions page.

(NOTE: Asterisks in table below explained above)

 FIRST YEAR
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester
Credits
FS/THEO 101
MATH 121**
ENG 101
ACCT 201
SBU 101
3
3
3
3
2
MATH 122**
ECO 101
ENG 102
ACCT 202
IT 220
SBU 102
3
3
3
3
3
1
 Total
14 Total
16 
       
 SECOND YEAR
 Fall Semester
Credits
Spring Semester
Credits
ECO 102
QMX 211
General Education Requirement
General Education Requirement
MKT 301/MGT 301/FIN 301
3
3
3
3
3
MKT 301/MGT 301/FIN 301
MKT 301/MGT 301/FIN 301
BIS 310
QMX 212
General Education Requirement
3
3
3
3
3
 Total 15 Total
15
       
 THIRD YEAR
 Fall Semester
Credits
Spring Semester
Credits
MGT 322
MGT Elective*
BLX 210
Non-business Elective
General Education Requirement
3
3
3
3
3
MGT 306
MGT 310
Non-business Elective
General Education Requirement
General Elective
3
3
3
3
3
 Total 15
Total
15
       
 FOURTH YEAR: BBA STUDENTS:
 Fall Semester
Credits
Spring Semester
Credits
BI 302 A
MGT 413
MGT Elective
General Education Requirement
Non-business Elective
3
3
3
4
2
BIS 420
MGT Elective*
General Elective
General Elective
General Education Requirement
3
3
3
3
3
 Total 15
Total
15 


Management Concentrations

Four concentrations are available to management majors. A management major wishing to declare one of these concentrations must complete the following 9 credits for their Management electives:


Requirements for a minor in Management

For non-majors, the following courses constitute a minor in management. A student must complete the following 18 credit hours:

To declare a minor, a special form must be filed with the Records Office by the end of the student's junior year. Interested students should see their adviser.