Business, General

Description

The general business major program is designed for students desiring a broad understanding of business that spans all facets of the business enterprise and provides students with a broad philosophical and economic perspective about business operations. This major is intended for business students who wish to gain breadth within their undergraduate studies. It is particularly appropriate for students who wish to combine a study of business with a minor or extended coursework in a non-business field. The general business major is also suitable for students who intend to pursue a specialized master’s degree in business or who are interested in law school or other professional fields.

Interests and Skills

Students gain a broad set of skills and knowledge about general business operations.

Degree Options

B.S. in General Business. An on-line B.S. in General Business is also available

Career Opportunities

Since the General Business degree offers students a broad introduction to business, students use this degree as a precursor to pursuing a specialized master’s program. Other career opportunities are in the general management area.

Types of Jobs Accepted

Management trainees, entry level positions , business owner, assistant administrator, assistant manager and customer service representative.

Jobs of Experienced Alumni

Experienced Alums currently hold the following types of positions: Owner of small business, Vice President, Director of Human Resource Management and Administrative Manager.

Accreditation

AACSB

General Business (GB)

Semester 1 Semester 2
EN 101 EN 102
CS 102 EC 110
FINE ARTS COURSE HI COURSE
HU, L, OR FA MATH 112
MATH 100 OR ELECTIVE NATURAL SCI COURSE
GBA 145  
Semester 3 Semester 4
MATH 121 ST 260
EC 111 AC 210
NATURAL SCI COURSE HI OR SB COURSE
LI COURSE HU, L, OR FA
LGS 200 ELECTIVE COURSE
Semester 5 Semester 6
MIS 200 AC 351 OR 352
MGT 300 MGT OPTION
MKT 300 MKT OPTION
OM 300 C CORE COURSE
INTERNATIONAL ELECTIVE ELECTIVE COURSE
Semester 7 Semester 8
EC 308 or EC 309 or EC 400 GBA 490
FI 302 FI 301 OR 400
GBA 300 ELECTIVE COURSES
ELECTIVE COURSE ELECTIVE COURSES
ELECTIVE COURSE ELECTIVE COURSES

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