Academics

Business Management Program Requirements      

B.S. in Business Management      (120 hours)
The following courses are required for a baccalaureate degree:

  1. 54 hoursGeneral Education

  2. 21 hours:  Requisites for the Major (common body of knowledge)

MGMT 220 Management Thought, Principles and Practice
MGMT 300 Accounting for Managers or ACCT 210 Principles of Accounting I
and ACCT 211 Principles of Accounting II
CMIS 225 Microcomputer Applications
ECON 210 Principles of Economics I
ECON 211 Principles of Economics II
MATH 160 Business Math
MATH 170 Statistics for Business and Sciences or PSYC 230 Statistics for Behavioral Science

  1. 30 hours:  Upper Level Courses in Major

ECON 480 International Business
MGMT 320 Human Resources in Management
MGMT 350 Business Communications
MGMT 375 Business and Professional Ethics
MGMT 378 Supervision or MGMT 380 Organizational Leadership
MGMT 379 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship
MGMT 400 Marketing Management
MGMT 440 Financial Management
MGMT 489 Strategic Management and Decision Making
MGMT _____ (upper level course only)

  1. 15 hours:  Electives

Although the baccalaureate degree in Business Management does not require a concentration per se, five concentrations are available to students. All of the courses included in these concentrations are housed in other academic programs. All are offered in

Computer Networking Concentration (CISCO) (12 hours)
The following four courses are required:

CMIS 113 Introduction to Computer Networks
CMIS 213 Internetworking and TCP/IP
CMIS 313 Network Switching and VLANS
CMIS 413 WANs and Network Services

Human Resources Concentration (18 hours)
The following five courses are required.

ORMN 467 Employment Law in the Workplace
ORMN 470 Compensation and Benefits
ORMN 473 Labor Relations
ORMN 476 Training and Development
ORMN 480 Strategic Management of Human Resources


A.S. in Accounting  (67 hours)
The following courses are required for the Associates degree:

  1. 34 hours:   General Education

  2. 33  hours:    Requisites for the Major

CMIS 225 Business Microcomputer Applications
ECON 210 Principles of Economics I
ECON 211 Principles of Economics II
MATH 160 Business Mathematics
BSMT 220 Management Thought, Principles and Practice or
BSMT 300 Accounting for Managers or ACCT 210 Principles of Accounting I and ACCT 211 Principles of Accounting II
BSMT 320 Human Resources Management
BSMT 400 Marketing Management


Minor in Business Management (15 hours)
The following courses are required:

  1. ECON 210 Principles of Economics I

  2. MGMT 220 Management Thought, Principles and Practice

  3. MGMT 300 Accounting for Managers

  4. MGMT 320 Human Resources Management

  5. MGMT/PHIL 375 Business and Professional Ethics


Second Degree in Business Management (39 hours) 
The following courses are required:

  1. CMIS 225 Business Microcomputer Applications

  2. CMIS 255 Windows (or equivalent)

  3. ECON 480 International Business

  4. MGMT 220 Management Thought, Principles and Practice

  1. MGMT 300 Accounting for Managers

  2. MGMT 320 Human Resources Management

  3. MGMT 379 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship

  1. MGMT 400 Marketing Management

  2. MGMT 440 Financial Management

  3. MGMT 489 Strategic Management and Decision Making

  1. MGMT _____ (upper level course only)

  2. MGMT _____ (upper level course only)

  3. MGMT _____ (upper level course only)


Certificate in Business Management (33 hours)
The following courses are required:

  1. CMIS 115 Computer Literacy

  2. CMIS 225 Business Microcomputer Applications

  3. ECON 210 Principles of Economics I

  4. ECON 211 Principles of Economics II

  5. MFA 150 Speech Integrated Com.

  6. MATH 160 Business Mathematics

  7. MGMT 220 Management Thought, Principles and Practice

  8. MGMT 300 Accounting for Managers or ACCT 210 Principles of Accounting I and ACCT 211 Principles of Accounting

  9. MGMT 320 Human Resources Management

  10. MGMT 400 Marketing Management

  11. MGMT _____ (upper level course only)