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Business Administration Major



The Majors and Minors section of the academic catalog explains graduation requirements. You can also read more about courses in the Undergraduate Course Listings section of the academic catalog.

Below are some of the courses offered for the Business Administration Major.

Courses Credits  
ACCT 101 Financial Accounting I 3 Info

Nature and purpose of accounting; basic accounting concepts and procedures, double entry bookkeeping, methods of processing, summarizing and classifying financial data; balance sheets and income statements.

MGT 101 Introduction to Business 3 Info

A survey of business intended to give the student a general knowledge of the modern business world, provide a basis for choosing a field of specialization, and acquaint him or her with numerous business areas.

ACCT 102 Financial Accounting II 3 Info

Continuation of Financial Accounting I. More detailed examination of components of the balance sheet. Introduction to financial statement analysis.

CIS 105 Computer Fundamentals 3 Info

Learn basic through advanced computer concepts with an emphasis on both the personal computer and enterprise computing.  Topics include hardware, application and system software, the Internet and world wide web, communications, e-commerce, societal issues, high tech ethics, database management, information systems, career opportunities, and technology trends.

MTH 106 Finite Mathematics 3 Info

This course will strengthen the mathematics skills of those students who must use mathematics in their major, such as business, biology, or the social sciences. Topics will include functions, systems of linear equations, matrices, linear programming, probability and statistics, and mathematics of finance including compound interest.

MGT 181 Professional Business Leaders II 1-3 Info

Professional Business Leaders II is a second series of visiting speakers in which both national and local manager and leaders discuss their business careers, share how they integrate faith and management practice and help students develop appropriate career skills. During the course students can work towards The Future Business Leaders of America - Professional Business Leaders Career and Membership Advancement Program (CMAP) Awards. Professional Business Leaders I and II can be taken in any order.

ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting 3 Info

Intermediate level course with emphasis on how accounting information can be interpreted and used as a tool or management in planning and controlling business activities of the firm.

ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3 Info

The beginning of the one-year economics principles course, emphasizing profit maximizing for the firm, how government regulation affects business, and growth/environment questions. Moderate emphasis on mathematical analysis.

MKT 201 Marketing 3 Info

The present marketing system is described, analyzed, and evaluated through study of consumers, marketing functions, institutions, and commodities. The motivation of mass markets through advertising and personal selling is given special attention.

ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 Info

For second year business students, emphasizing economic principles, national income, employment, inflation, and fiscal and monetary policy.

SOC 202 Statistics 3 Info

A study of basic concepts and operations in descriptive and inferential statistics. The areas of study will include graphic representations, measures of central tendency and dispersion, probability theory, and various significant tests of relationship, including measures of association, correlation, linear relationship, and means tests. This course includes an introduction to multivariate statistics and non-parametrics. Cross listed with PSY 202. Meets Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

MGT 222 Business Law 3 Info

A study of contracts, torts, agency, bailments, and property with emphasis on the social forces that have and will affect our legal rights and duties.

MGT 321 Management of Organizations 3 Info

Develops a systematized body of managerial thought suitable to all business situations through understanding of planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and controlling functions.

FIN 341 Corporate Finance 4 Info

Introduces the student to corporate financial management through the study of financial systems, techniques of financial analysis and working capital decisions, financial forecasting, financing current assets, capital budgeting, the cost of capital and the target capital structure quantity, statistical decision making, and financial techniques.

MGT 409 Business: Our Ethical Calling 2 (WI) Info

A capstone course for all business majors, involving independent and group work in selected areas, guest speakers, a research project, and discussion as an essential learning activity. Emphases include business ethics, entrepreneurship as a calling, and development of a career and lifestyle philosophy. Meets the general education writing intensive requirement.

Career Opportunities

  • Sales Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Business Development Manager
  • Accountant
  • Retail Manager