2017-2018 Academic Bulletin & Student Handbook

Business Administration - General Business Administration Diploma (D25120G)

General Business Administration is a track under the curriculum title of Business Administration. This curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today's global economy.

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making.

Through these skills, students will have a sound business education base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, and large to small business or industry.

Course and Hour Requirements

Major Courses

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ACC 120Prin of Financial Acct
3
2

4

AIB/BAF 110Principles of Banking
3
0

3

AIB/BAF 233Commercial Lending
3
0

3

BUS 110Introduction to Business
3
0

3

BUS 115Business Law I
3
0

3

BUS 125Personal Finance
3
0

3

BUS 137Principles of Management
3
0

3

BUS 210Investment Analysis
3
0

3

ECO 251Prin of Microeconomics
3
0

3

MKT 120Principles of Marketing
3
0

3

Total Major Hours: 31

General Education Courses

Communications:

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
COM 231Public Speaking
3
0

3

ENG 111Writing and Inquiry
3
0

3

Total General Education Hours: 6

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 37

Suggested Sequence of Courses

Fall Semester

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ACC 120Prin of Financial Acct
3
2

4

AIB/BAF 233Commercial Lending
3
0

3

BUS 110Introduction to Business
3
0

3

BUS 125Personal Finance
3
0

3

BUS 137Principles of Management
3
0

3

MKT 120Principles of Marketing
3
0

3

Total Credit Hours:
18
2
19

Spring Semester

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
AIB/BAF 110Principles of Banking
3
0

3

BUS 115Business Law I
3
0

3

BUS 210Investment Analysis
3
0

3

COM 231Public Speaking
3
0

3

ECO 251Prin of Microeconomics
3
0

3

ENG 111Writing and Inquiry
3
0

3

Total Credit Hours:
18
0
18

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 37