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University Catalog 2017-2018 
University Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, B.S.

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A total of 120 units is required for the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, of which 66-72 units are in the major.

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Requirements for the Major (66-72 units)

All options require a common core of 45 units of lower and upper division courses in the College of Business and Economics. In addition, each student with upper division standing completes one of the following options:


Department or Program

 Accounting    Dept. of Accounting
 Business Prelegal    Dept. of Finance and Law
 Business Economics    Dept. of Economics and Statistics
 Entrepreneurship    Dept. of Management
 Finance    Dept. of Finance and Law
 Healthcare Administration    Dept. of Management
 Human Resources Management    Dept. of Management
 International Business    Dept. of Marketing
 Management    Dept of Management
 Marketing    Dept. of Marketing
 Operations and Supply Chain Mgmt    Dept. of Management
 Real Estate    Dept. of Finance and Law
 Retailing    Department of Marketing
 Special Business    Interdisciplinary Progs. in Business


Core Requirements (45 units)


Note 1: BUS 4970 is the capstone course and requires completion of all other core courses, both lower and upper division.
            It is strongly recommended that the course be taken toward the end of the program.

Note 2: It is strongly recommended that when taking the upper division core courses, students follow the sequence: CIS 3010,
            BUS 3050, FIN 3030, ECON 3060, MKT 3100, MGMT3060, MGMT 3070, MGMT 3080, BUS 4150, and BUS 4970.

Note 3: ECON 3060 is double-counted in upper division GE Block B: Natural Science and Mathematics

Note 4: MGMT 3080 is double-counted in GE Block C: Upper Division Requirement: Arts and Humanities.

Note 5: BUS 3050 is designated as a Writing Intensive (WI) course.

Discipline Skills Requirement

In addition, all students must complete a 3-unit skills course specified by their option.

Options (21-27 units, including a 3-unit skills course)

All departmental and program information will be found in the corresponding section on the Academic Programs  page.

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