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

Common Core: See Common Core requirementsRequired 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)
MK477 Productions/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)

One (1) of the following:
CT201 Public Relations (3)
CT230 Mass Media (3)

One (1) from the following:
BU228 Electronic Commerce (3)
CS214 Web Page Design (3)
CT306 Media Law (3)
CT330 Business Communication (3)
CT386 Media Planning (3)
MG356 Human Resource Management (3)
MK235 Consumer Behavior
BU 268, BU 368 or BU468 Internship (3)
General Business (18 hours)
MK339 Sales Management (3)
MK366 Advertising (3)
MK378 Marketing Research (3)
MK430 Strategic Marketing (3)

One (1) of the following:
CT201 Public Relations (3)
CT230 Mass Media (3)

One (1) from the following:
BU228 Electronic Commerce (3)
CS214 Web Page Design (3)
CT306 Media Law (3)
CT330 Business Communication (3)
CT386 Media Planning (3)
MG356 Human Resource Management (3)
MK235 Consumer Behavior
BU 268, BU 368 or BU468 Internship (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)
EC314 Managerial Economics
EC316  Intermediate Macroeconomics (3)
EC347  International Economics (3) 

Entrepreneurship (18 hours)
BU 342 Business Law II (3)
ET 375 (Small Business Management (3)
ET 475 Entrepreneurship (3)
MK 339 Sales Management (3)

One (1) of the following three:
MK 366 Advertising (3)
MK 378 Marketing Research (3)
MK 430 Strategic Marketing (3)

One (1) of 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)  
MK235 Consumer Behavior (3)



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)
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.
 
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)