Business Administration

USAO’s bachelor of science degree in Business Administration combines the practical procedure of the discipline with the people-oriented aspect of the liberal arts. Business students here find an emphasis on such areas as effective evaluation of factual information, working efficiently with others, the promotion of moral and ethical values within the business community, and sound and creative decision making.

Students majoring in Business Administration must earn a minimum grade of "C" in each major area course or have a minimum 2.5 GPA in their major area.

 

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (48 hours total)

Required Business Core (33 hours):

 

Course Title Hours Required

ACCT 2103 Principles of Accounting I 3

ACCT 2203 Principles of Accounting II 3

BADM 1503 Introduction to Business 3

BADM 3103 Business Law I 3

BADM 3223 Business Communication 3

BADM 3243 Principles of Marketing 3

BADM 3483 Principles of Finance 3

ECON 2113 Principle of Macroeconomics 3

ECON 2123 Principle of Microeconomics 3

MGMT 3253 Principles of Management 3

MATH 2203 Elementary Statistics 3

 

Plus 15 hours of Business electives to be selected with approval of advisor:

Courses from accounting, general business, and/or management

 

Minor in Business Administration

18 hours, including 3 hours of upper-division electives to be selected with the Business advisor.

 

ACCT 2103 Principles of Accounting I 3

BADM 3223 Business Communications 3

MGMT 3253 Principles of Management 3

ECON 2113 Principles of Macroeconomics OR 3

ECON 2123 Principles of Microeconomics

BADM 3103 Business Law I OR 3

BADM 3113 Business Law II

NOTE: Requires a grade of “C” or better in each course.