SNC’s Business Administration major is designed to prepare graduates to perform successfully in a broad spectrum of general management or professional positions, whether in a large corporation, a small business, or a non-profit environment.

In addition to a carefully chosen complement of courses specific to the major itself, students may choose from a wide variety of business electives in order to provide additional depth of knowledge and skills that correspond with individual needs and interests.

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Dean, Department of Business
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Business Administration Curriculum Requirements

Students must take math 251 (statistics) to fulfill their general education math requirement


Lower Division Business Core Credits
ACCT 204 Financial Accounting 3
ACCT 205 Managerial Accounting 3
ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
GBUS 291, ENGL 304 or 240 Business Writing, Advanced Composition or Intro
to Journalism
MGMT 260 Principles of Management 3
MKTG 201 Introduction to Marketing 3
Total Lower Division Business Core Credits 21
Upper Division Business Core Credits
BLAW 360 Business Law 3
INTB 320 Global Business Environment 3
INTB 370 Leadership in a Global Environment 3
INTB 417 Global Operations Management 3
BFIN 351 Corporate Finance 3
MGMT 430 Business Strategy 3
Total Upper Division Business Core Credits 18
Upper Division Business Administration Requirements Credits
INTB 415 Global Finance and Economics 3
MGMT 464 Human Relations 3
INTB 465 Forces Driving Globalization 3
Two Upper Division Courses 6
MGMT 470 Capstone Seminar 3
Total Upper Division Business Administration Credits 18

Total Business Credits
Business Concentration – Recommended for Graduate Programs, not required for Graduation

(choose 9 credits of upper division business electives)
SNC Core Curriculum 31
General Electives 32