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Business Core Requirements


The program is divided into two sections. All students declaring a major in business must complete all freshman/sophomore-level courses with a grade-point average of 2.25 or higher for these classes before they can be formally admitted to the Graham School of Management. Registration in junior/senior-level courses is dependent on admission to the Graham School of Management.

Freshman/Sophomore Level Classes

  • BUSP 101: Business Matters: Foundations, Concepts and Applications
  • BANA 250: Excel for Business
  • ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro)
  • ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro)
  • ACCT 210: Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 211: Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 220: Business Law I (Required for accounting students) OR MGMT 223: Legal Environment of Business (Required for all majors besides accounting)
  • ENGL 224: Professional Writing and Communication
  • MATH 131: Finite Math
  • MATH 132: Business Statistics OR MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics

Junior/Senior Level Classes

  • FINC 300: Principles of Finance
  • MGMT 370: Organizational Behavior
  • BANA 320: Operations Production and Technology Management
  • MGMT 340: International Business
  • MGMT 380: Business, Ethics and Society
  • MGMT 390: Business Strategy
  • MKTG 300: Principles of Marketing

Suggested sequential schedules of classes are available in the Graham School of Management's main office. The sample schedule is designed to help students complete their degree in four years. Students are responsible for following proper sequences and observing prerequisites.