Bachelor of Applied Arts & Sciences in Business with a Concentration in Business Administration

Hours Required

120 semester credit hours (SCH): 45 hours must be advanced, with fulfillment of degree requirements as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation" section of this catalog and the General Requirements for Undergraduate degrees at the beginning of this section.

Requirements

[University Core Curriculum]
Select 42 SCH as outlined in the suggested plans and as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation"42
Math
MATH 1325Business Math II3
Microeconomics Elective
ECO 2302Principles of Microeconomics3
Communication
BA 3301Professional Written Comm3
Business Foundation
ACC 2301Intro to Financial Accounting3
ACC 2302Intro to Managerial Accounting3
Vocational Technical Field-VTF
Select 21 SCH from Business related vocational programs only21
Concentration
BA 3310Legal Environment of Business3
BA 3320International Business3
BA 4390Business Strategy3
ECO 3320Managerial Economics3
FIN 3310Introduction to Finance3
MGT 3310Principles of Management3
MIS 3310Management Information Systems3
MKT 3310Principles of Marketing3
TIL 3310Principles of Transportation3
Advanced Business Elective
Select 9 SCH from any 3000-4000 level course offered by the A.R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business not previously used9
Advanced General Electives
Select 6 SCH from any 3000-4000 level course.6
Total Semester Credit Hours120

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; responsible for meeting all course prerequisites; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate online.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
HIST 1301 The US to 1877 3
MATH 1324 Business Math I 3
UNIV 1101 Learn a Global Context I 1
Creative Arts 3
Life & Physical Science 3
Life & Physical Science Lab 1
 Semester Credit Hours17
Spring
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
HIST 1302 The US Since 1877 3
MATH 1325 Business Math II 3
UNIV 1402 Signature Course 4
Life & Physical Science 1 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Sophomore
Fall
ACC 2301 Intro to Financial Accounting 3
ECO 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
PSCI 2305 American National Government 3
Language, Philosophy & Culture 3
VTF - Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
VTF - Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
ACC 2302 Intro to Managerial Accounting 3
ECO 2302 Principles of Microeconomics 3
PSCI 2306 American State Government 3
VTF - Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
VTF - Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
VTF - Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Junior
Fall
BA 3301 Professional Written Comm 3
FIN 3310 Introduction to Finance 3
MGT 3310 Principles of Management 3
VTF - Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
VTF- Vocational Technical Field (business related) 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
BA 3310 Legal Environment of Business 3
BA 3320 International Business 3
MIS 3310 Management Information Systems 3
MKT 3310 Principles of Marketing 3
 Semester Credit Hours12
Senior
Fall
ECO 3320 Managerial Economics 3
TIL 3310 Principles of Transportation 3
Advanced Business Elective 3
Advanced General Elective 3
 Semester Credit Hours12
Spring
BA 4390 Business Strategy 3
Advanced Business Elective 3
Advanced Business Elective 3
Advanced General Elective 3
 Semester Credit Hours12
 Total Semester Credit Hours120

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.

Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.