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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 a student's program evaluation. The sample schedule is designed to help students complete their degree in four years. Students are responsible for following proper sequences and observing prerequisites.