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Business Administration

Faculty

  • Russell Dabbs, Ph.D., Chair
  • Kathy Crockett, Ph.D.
  • Caren Fullerton, Ph.D.
  • Steve German, Ph.D.
  • Gregg Greer, M.S.I.S.
  • Tracy Mack, M.B.A.
  • Joe Marshall, M.I.S.
  • Lynn Mason, Ed.D.
  • Clyde Neff, M.B.A.
  • Vanda Pauwels, Ph.D.
  • Karen Randolph, M.F.A.
  • Brian Starr, Ph.D.

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

A.   University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (30 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC2302  Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • ACC3301  Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACC3302  Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACC3303  Cost Accounting
  • ACC3305  Special Problems in Accounting
  • 12 hours from upper level ACC

C.  Supporting Courses (39 hours)

  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • BUA3310  Money and Banking
  • BUA3320  Business Ethics
  • BUA4301  Business Law
  • ECO2302  Macroeconomics
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management
  • 3 hours upper level from ACC, BUA, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST, MGT, or PFP

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting/Master of Science in Leadership (Fast Track)

Complete requirements for Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and the following:

(30 hours)

  • ACC5301  Accounting Research
  • ACC5304  Governmental Accounting
  • 24 hours from
    • LEA6301  Integrative Project in Organizational Leadership
    • LEA6302  Organizational Theory and Practice
    • LEA6303  Strategic Planning
    • LEA6304  Leading Organizations
    • LEA6305  Conflict Management for Leaders
    • LEA6306  Leaders and Values
    • LEA6308  Emotional Intelligence
    • LEA6312  Servant Leadership
    • LEA6314  Leading Organizational Change
    • LEA6318  Leading Teams
    • LEA6320  Communication for Leaders
    • LEA6322  Global and Cultural Leadership

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Economics

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (30 hours)

  • BUA3310  Money and Banking
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ECO2302  Microeconomics
  • ECO3301  Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECO3302  Intermediate Microeconomics
  • ECO4360  Seminar in Economics
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • FIN4311  International Trade and Finance
  • 6 hours from upper level ECO

C.  Supporting Courses (39 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus
  • 6 hours from FOL, GEG, GOV, HIS, MAT (1312 or higher), PHI, PSY, or SOC
  • Minor (18 hours)
    • Minors in Natural or Physical Science earn a Bachelor of Science degree
    • Up to 9 hours required for the minor may be included in the major
    • In cases where major hours count for minor courses electives will be increased

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from  BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from  AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (30 hours)

  • BUA3310  Money and Banking
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ECO2302  Microeconomics
  • ECO3301  Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECO3302  Intermediate Microeconomics
  • ECO4360  Seminar in Economics
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • FIN4311  International Trade and Finance
  • 6 hours from upper level ECO

C.  Supporting Courses (39 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC2302  Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • BUA4301  Business Law
  • BUA4330  Internship
  • BUA4380  Business Policy
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management
  • 6 hours from ACC, AEC, BUA, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST, MAT (1312 or higher), MGT, or PFP

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (30 hours)

  • ACC3301  Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACC3302  Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACC3303  Cost Accounting
  • BUA3310  Money and Banking
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • FIN4302  Corporation Finance II
  • FIN4309  Investments
  • FIN4311  International Trade and Finance
  • FIN4315  Financial Statement Analysis

C.  Supporting Courses (39 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC2302  Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • BUA4301  Business Law
  • BUA4330  Internship
  • BUA4380  Business Policy
  • ECO2302  Microeconomics
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management
  • 3 hours upper level from ACC, BUA, COM, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST, MGT, or PFP

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Administration

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Cristian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (39 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC2302  Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • BUA3320  Business Ethics
  • BUA4301  Business Law
  • BUA4330  Internship
  • BUA4380  Business Policy
  • ECO2302  Microeconomics
  • FIN3300  Corporate Finance I
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management
  • MGT3311  Management Information Systems

C. Supporting Courses and Emphasis (30 hours)

  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus 

General Business Emphasis

  • 15 hours upper level with 3 hours from each of ACC, BUA, ECO, FIN, and MGT
  • 6 hours upper level from ACC, BUA, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST, MGT or PFP

Management Emphasis

  • ACC3303  Cost Accounting
  • BUA4320  Leadership
  • MGT3301  Organizational Behavior
  • MGT4306  Human Resource Management
  • COM4372  Organizational Communication
  • 6 hours upper level from ACC, BUA, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST MGT or PFP

Marketing Emphasis

  • BUA3306  Consumer Behavior
  • BUA4300  Professional Selling and Sales Promotion
  • COM2351  Introduction to Public Relations
  • COM3354  Advertising
  • DMA3332  Digital Fundamentals and Imaging
  • DMA3341  Advertising Design
  • 3 hours upper level from ACC, BUA, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST, MGT or PFP

Digital Media Arts and Application Emphasis

  • DMA2344  Multimedia Design
  • DMA3332  Digital Fundamentals and Imaging
  • DMA3341  Advertising Design
  • DMA3342  Document Design
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • 6 upper level hours from ACC, BUA, COM, DMA, ECO, FIN, IST, MGT, or PFP

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Business Administration in Personal Financial Planning and Stewardship

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (30 hours)

  • ACC4305  Income Tax I
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • PFP3300  Financial Stewardship
  • PFP3310  Retirement Planning
  • PFP3320  Insurance Planning, Risk Management, and Employee Benefits
  • PFP4310  Estate Planning and Taxation
  • PFP4320  Securities Analysis and Asset Allocation
  • PFP4380  Case Studies in Financial Planning
  • FIN4309  Investments
  • 3 hours from
    • HSC3350  Social Gerontology
    • HSC4326  Family and Community
    • PSY3322  Gender and Sexuality

C.  Supporting Courses (39 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC2302  Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • BUA3320  Business Ethics
  • BUA4301  Business Law
  • BUA4330  Internship
  • ECO2302  Microeconomics
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Systems Management

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (36 hours)

  • BUA2310  Business Statistics
  • IST1350  Programming Logic and Design Tools
  • IST2300  Microcomputer Applications
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • IST3332  Networking
  • IST3341  Database Management Systems
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • IST4330  Internship
  • IST4360  Senior Project
  • IST4380  Systems Analysis and Design
  • MGT3311  Management Information Systems
  • MGT3320  Project Management

C.  Supporting Courses (39 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC2302  Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • BUA3320  Business Ethics
  • BUA4301  Business Law
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • MAT1316  Business Calculus
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management
  • 9 hours from
    • DMA
    • IST
    • CRJ4324  Crime Analysis and Crime Mapping
    • CRJ4325  Forensic Computer Examination
    • CRJ4327  Cyber Crimes
    • ECO2302  Microeconomics

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (126 hours)

Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Technology

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from
    • HIS2301  History of the United States I
    • HIS2302  History of the United States II
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 3 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (39 hours)

  • IST1350  Programming Logic
  • IST2300  Microcomputer Applications
  • IST2311  C++
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheets
  • IST3332  Networking
  • IST3341  Database
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • IST4330  Internship
  • IST4360  Senior Project
  • IST4380  Systems Analysis and Design
  • MGT3311  Management Information Systems
  • MGT3320  Project Management
  • 3 hours from
    • BUA2310  Business Statistics
    • PSY3310  Psychological Statistics
    • MAT3303  Probability and Statistics

C.  Supporting Courses (24 hours)

  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA3320  Business Ethics
  • 18 hours from
    • CRJ4325  Forensic Computer Examination
    • CRJ4327  Cyber Crimes
    • CRJ4352  Special Topics
    • DMA
    • IST

D.  Electives (18 hours)

E.  Total (126 hours)

Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media Arts and Applications

 A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • FIN2301  Personal Financial Planning
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • MAT1311  College Algebra
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from HIS
  • 3 hours from BIO, CHE, NRC or PHY
  • 6 hours from AFA, Fine Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, or FOL
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • UNI2000  University Skills

 B.  Major (33 hours)

  • ART1303  Drawing I
  • ART1305  Two-Dimensional Design
  • DMA2343  Motion Graphics
  • DMA2344  Multimedia Design
  • DMA3310  Digital Video I
  • DMA3332  Digital Fundamentals and Imaging
  • DMA3341  Advertising Design
  • DMA3342  Document Design
  • 3 hours from
    • ART3308  Three-Dimensional Design
    • DMA4324  Three-Dimensional Modeling
  • DMA4330  Digital Media Internship/Portfolio
  • IST3351  Web Design

C.  Supporting Courses (36 hours)

  • BUA1300  Introduction to Business
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • COM2351  Introduction to Public Relations
  • COM3354  Advertising
  • IST1350  Programming and Logic
  • IST2323  Web Programming
  • MGT3320  Project Management
  • 6 hours from
    • IST2300  Microcomputer Applications
    • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
    • IST3332  Networking
    • IST3341  Database Management Systems
  • 9 upper level hours from ART, BUA, COM, DMA, IST, or MGT

D.  Electives (6 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Minor in Business Administration

(18 hours)

  • ACC2301  Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • BUA3305  Principles of Marketing
  • FIN3300  Corporation Finance I
  • MGT3300  Principles of Management
  • 3 hours from ACC, BUA, ECO, FIN, IST, MGT, or PFP 

Minor in Computer Programming Languages

(18 hours)

  • IST1350  Programming Logic
  • IST2311  C++
  • IST3321  Visual Basic
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • 6 upper level hours from
    • IST2314  C#
    • IST2323  Web Programming
    • IST3324  Java Programming
    • IST3322  Visual Basic for Applications
    • IST3330  Unix Applications and Administration

Minor in Digital Media Arts and Applications

(18 hours)

  • DMA3332  Digital Fundamentals and Imaging
  • DMA3341  Advertising Design
  • DMA3342  Document Design
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • 3 hours from upper level DMA or IST
  • 3 hours from
    • DMA2343  Motion Graphics
    • DMA2344  Multimedia Design

Minor in Economics

(18 hours)

  • ECO2301  Macroeconomics
  • ECO2302  Microeconomics
  • ECO3301  Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECO3302  Intermediate Microeconomics
  • 6 hours from following
    • BUA3310  Money and Banking
    • FIN4311  International Trade and Finance
    • Upper level ECO 

 

Minor in Information Systems Management

(18 hours)

  • IST2300  Microcomputer Applications
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheet Design
  • IST3311  Management Information Systems
  • IST3341  Database Management Systems
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • IST4380  Systems Analysis and Design 

Minor in Information Systems and Technology

(18 hours)

  • IST1350  Programming Logic
  • IST2300  Microcomputer Applications
  • IST3332  Networking
  • IST3341  Database Management Systems
  • IST3351  Web Design
  • IST4380  Systems Analysis and Design 

Last Updated: Apr 24, 2014