Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Business - Min 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements
Required Courses from General Education:
BA: EC201  Macroeconomics (3) and MA105 Statistics (3) (Any student whose ACT Math subscore is below 20 must pass MA101/MA102 before taking MA105.)
BS: EC201  Macroeconomics (3) and MA103 College Algebra (3) or higher.
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (21-24 Hours)
Humanities or Fine Arts:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
9 hours (BA) 6 hours (BS)
Social Sciences (CJ, CT, EC, HI, PY, PS, or SO):  See guidelines. Must include EC202 Microeconomics (3). 3 hours (BA) 6 hours (BS)
Science: See guidelines. 3-4 hours
BA Foreign Language (a single language) 
BA Analytical Skills: See guidelines. Must include BU225 Computer Applications in Business (3) [students may need CS121 (1)].    
BS Analytical Skills: See guidelines. Must include BU225 Computer Applications in Business (3) [students may need CS121 (1)] and MA105 Statistics (3) or higher.
6-8 hours
Business Major (39 Hours): Business Common Core (21 hours) + Concentration (18 hours)Business Common Core (21 Hours)
AC201  Principles of Accounting I (3)
AC202  Principles of Accounting II (3)
BU110  Introduction to Business (3)
BU341  Business Law Contracts (3)
BU480  Senior Capstone in Business (Capstone) (3)
MG354  Principles of Management (3)
MK330  Marketing (3)     
Business Major-Area of Concentration (18 Hours): Each of the following areas of concentration consists of 18 hours of course work. Each area has some required courses and some electives which can be chosen from a given group of courses. Some of the electives may be from outside the Division of Accounting, Business, and Economics.
Management (18)
EC3xx  Economics Elective (3)
ET375  Small Business Management (3)
FB351  Business Finance (3)
MG356  Human Resource Management (3)
MG477  Production/Operations Management (3) 

one (1) from the following:
AC313  Fraud Examination (3)
BU268  Internship (3)
BU342  Business Law Commercial (3)
BU368  Internship (3)
MK339  Sales Management (3)
MK366  Advertising (3)
Marketing and Advertising (18 hours)
MK339  Sales Management (3)
MK366  Advertising (3)
MK378  Marketing Research (3)
MK430  Strategic Marketing (3)

TWO (2) from the following:
BU228  Electronic Commerce (3)
BU268  Internship (3)
BU342  Business Law II (3)
BU368  Internship (3)
CS214  Web Page Design (3)
CT201  Public Relations (3)
CT230  Mass Media (3)
CT265  Media Convergence (3)
CT306  Media Law (3)
CT330  Business Communication (3)
CT345  Group and Organizational Communication (3)
CT386  Media Planning (3)
MG356  Human Resource Management (3)
PY324  Social Psychology (3) (PY101 or SO101 prerequisite) 
General Business (18 hours)
ET375  Small Business Management (3) 

One (1) from the following:
MK339   Sales Management (3)
MK366   Advertising (3) 

Four (4) from the following:
AC313  Fraud Examination (3)
BU228  Electronic Commerce (3)
BU268  Internship (3)
BU342  Business Law Commercial (3)
BU368  Internship (3)
FB345  Investment Analysis (3)
FB351  Business Finance (3)
MG356  Human Resource Management (3)
Banking and Finance (18 hours)
AC340  Income Tax (3)
BU342  Business Law Commercial (3)
EC311  Money, Credit, and Banking (3)
FB345  Investments Analysis (3)
FB351  Business Finance (3) 

one (1) from the following:
AC313  Fraud Examination (3)
EC316  Intermediate Macroeconomics (3)
EC347  International Economics (3) 
Entrepreneurship (18 hours)
BU342  Business Law Commercial (3)
ET375  Small Business Management (3)
ET475  Entrepreneurship (3)
MK339  Sales Management (3)

One (1) from the following:
MK366  Advertising (3)
MK378  Marketing Research (3)
MK430  Strategic Marketing (3) 

One (1) from the following:
AC313  Fraud Examination (3)
BU228  Electronic Commerce (3)
EC311  Money, Credit, and Banking (3)
EC314  Managerial Economics (3)
FB351  Business Finance (3)
IB376  International Business (3)  

Business Education (18 hours)
BU225  Computer Applications in Business (3)
BU228  Electronic Commerce (3)
BU342  Business Law Commercial (3)
CT214  Webpage Design (3)
300-level Elective from AC, BU, or EC (3)
MG370  Information Systems (3)
*Students must complete additional Professional Education Course Requirements in order to seek certification to teach business at the secondary level.
International Business (18 hours)
Students with this concentration will have a foreign language as their minor or complete an interdisciplinary minor in two languages. A student may be able to demonstrate fluency in at least one foreign language in place of the minors. International students whose first language is one other than English are presumed to have fluency in a foreign language and may substitute a different minor for the foreign language minor. 
BU228  Electronic Commerce (3)
BU342  Business Law II-Commercial (3)
EC347  International Economics (3)
IB376  International Business (3) 

Two (2) from the following:
MK339  Sales Management (3)
MK366  Advertising (3)
BU268  Internship (3)
BU368  Internship (3)
MG477  Production/Operations Management (3)
FB351  Business Finance (3)
Minor and Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)Recommendations: A student who is considering graduate school should complete one of the following:
MA112  Selected Topics in Calculus (3)
MA118  Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (5)

The following course will meet general education requirements and will complement the Business Major:
PL306  Ethics and the Professions (3)