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Business

Our Business Program equips students with a thorough knowledge of principles, theories, and problem-solving techniques in both business and economics, lays solid foundations for graduate work for those who want to pursue an advanced degree in business, and provides a good understanding of today's economic and business-oriented society.

Our courses are designed to fully prepare the student for our multicultural and global world. Hands-on experience through our business internships and co-op education programs offer the competitive advantage needed to fulfill future goals.

Requirements

Every Business major must include the following courses in the student program:

  • BUS 100 - Our Business and Economic Environment 3 cr.
  • BUS 200Z - Financial Accounting 3 cr.
  • BUS 205Z - Management Accounting 3 cr.
  • BUS 210Z - Principles of Marketing 3 cr.
  • BUS 215Z - Principles of Management and Entrepreneurship 3 cr.
  • BUS 300Z - Financial Accounting II 3 cr.
  • BUS 315 - Business Computer Applications 3 cr.
  • BUS 325Z - Business Law 3 cr.
  • BUS 405Z - Effective Business Presentations 3 cr.
  • BUS 490Z - Business Seminar 3 cr.
  • ECO 101 - Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.
  • ECO 102 - Principles of Macroeconomics 3 cr.
  • MTH 117 - Elementary Statistics 3 cr. * OR PSY 230 - Psychological Statistics 3 cr.

Note: *Business majors must take one other 3-credit math course to fulfill their requirement for a business degree.

Career Tracks


Students must choose one of the following career tracks.

Financial Markets - 21 credits


  • BUS 225Z - Personal Finance and Money Management 3 cr.
  • BUS 320Z - Fundamentals of Investments 3 cr.
  • BUS 400Z - Corporate Finance 3 cr.
  • BUS 495Z - Business Internship 3 cr.
  • or

  • BUS 499Z - Cooperative Education 3 cr.

  • One of the following three courses:

  • BUS 415Z - Financial Statement Analysis 3 cr. or
  • ECO 240 - Money and Banking 3 cr. or
  • ECO 253 - International Economics 3 cr.
  • 2 other Business electives chosen from other concentrations

Sports Management and Leadership - 21 credits


  • HIS 370 - Race, Sport and Society 3 cr.
  • BUS 360 - Sports Management 3 cr.
  • BUS 380 - Sports Marketing 3 cr.
  • BUS 495Z - Business Internship 3 cr.
  • or

  • BUS 499Z - Cooperative Education 3 cr.

  • One of the following three courses:

  • BUS 310Z - Management Information Systems 3 cr. or
  • BUS 370 - Sports Law or
  • PSY 355 - Organizational Behavior 3 cr.
  • Leadership and Team Building (offered in the Graduate School. Please refer to Graduate Scool catalog for course description).
  • 2 other Business electives chosen from other concentrations

Marketing and Entrepreneurship- 21 Credits


  • CMA 210 - Advertising 3 cr.
  • BUS 270 - Entrepreneurship 3 cr.
  • BUS 420 - Market Research 3 cr.
  • BUS 495Z - Business Internship 3 cr.
  • or

  • BUS 499Z - Cooperative Education 3 cr.

  • One of the following three courses:

  • CMA 213 - Public Relations 3 cr. or
  • BUS 335 - Introduction to Web Design 3 cr. or
  • BUS 275 - Business Consumer Behavior 3 cr.
  • BUS 235 - International Marketing 3 cr.
  • 2 other Business electives chosen from other concentrations

For course descriptions, visit the catalog.