Curriculum Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Discovery Core

Foundations Credits:
FCWR 101 Writing I: Foundations of College Composition 3
FCWR 151 Writing II: Foundations of Research Writing 3
FCSP 105 Foundations of Speech Communication 3
FCSC 101 Foundations of Scientific Process 3
FCIQ 101 Foundations of Inquiry 3
FCWR 301 Communication for Business 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Seminars Credits:
ICLT 3XX Literature choice 3
ICPH 3XX Philosophy choice 3
ICSS 3XX Social Science choice 3
ICBS 3XX Behavioral Science choice 3
    Total: 12 Credits
 
Math and Science Credits:
MATH 125 Finite Mathematics 3
Science choice 3
    Total: 6 Credits
 

Major Requirements

Liberal Arts Credits:
MATH 151 Fundamentals of Calculus 3
ECON 202 Principles of Economics I 3
ECON 204 Principles of Economics II 3
QANT 201 Statistical Sampling Theory 3
    Total: 12 Credits
 
Business Core—Lower Business Core Credits:
BUSI 100 School of Management Orientation1 0
ACCT 101 Accounting I 3
ACCT 110 Managerial Accounting 3
LLAW 110 Legal Environment of Business 3
FINC 201 Corporation Finance 3
MGMT 102 Principles of Management 3
MRKT 102 Introduction to Marketing 3
    Total: 18 Credits
(1) Pass/Fail grading
 
Upper Business Core Credits:
MIST 315 Information Systems 3
QANT 300 Production and Operations Management 3
QANT 405 Management Science 3
BUSI 405 Business Research and Innovation 3
BUSI 435 Business Policy and Strategy 3
BUSI 495 Professional Enrichment Capstone1 0
    Total: 15 Credits
(1) Pass/Fail grading

Select one of the following concentration groups2:
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Small Business and Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Marketing
 
Accounting Concentration2, 3, 4, 5 Credits:
ACCT 205 Accounting II 3
ACCT 216 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 302 Federal Taxation I 3
ACCT 306 Cost Accounting 3
ACCT 411 Auditing 3
ACCT 416 Advanced Accounting 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Finance Concentration2 Credits:
ACCT 315 Financial Statement Analyses 3
FINC 301 International Financial Management 3
FINC 320 Advanced Financial Management 3
FINC 325 Principles of Investment and Security Analysis 3
FINC 401 Working Capital Management 3
FINC 405 Modern Portfolio Theory 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Human Resource Management Concentration2 Credits:
HRMT 315 Human Resource Management 3
LLAW 310 Employment Law 3
MGMT 335 International Business 3
MGMT 370 Organizational Behavior 3
HRMT 430 Labor-Management Relations 3
HRMT 435 Talent Management 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
International Business Concentration2 Credits:
ECON 320 International Economics 3
FINC 301 International Financial Management 3
MGMT 335 International Business 3
MIST 335 Global Entrepreneurship and Web-Based Technologies 3
MRKT 405 International Marketing 3
MGMT 440 International Business Capstone 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Management Concentration2 Credits:
HRMT 315 Human Resource Management 3
MGMT 311 Knowledge Management 3
MGMT 335 International Business 3
MGMT 370 Organizational Behavior 3
QANT 410 Business Analysis 3
MGMT 425 Strategic Technology Management 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Small Business and Entrepreneurial Studies Concentration2 Credits:
MRKT 320 Management of New Product Development 3
SBES 310 Small Business and Entrepreneurial Creation 3
SBES 315 Cloud Computing-Based Venture Platforms 3
SBES 320 Business and Professional Ethics 3
SBES 420 Entrepreneurial Technology and Innovation Management 3
SBES 460 Business Plan Development Capstone 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Marketing Concentration2 Credits:
MRKT 301 Management of Promotions 3
MRKT 320 Management of New Product Development 3
MRKT 330 Marketing Distribution Systems 3
MRKT 401 Marketing Research 3
MRKT 405 International Marketing 3
MRKT 410 Marketing Strategy and Policy 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Electives Credits:
Business Electives5 9
Liberal Arts Electives 12
    Total: 21 Credits
 
Total Required Credits = 120

(2) In Abu Dhabi, students may select either the Finance or the Management concentration only.

(3) View the curriculum for the B.S.B.A. (Accounting Option) Plus M.B.A. (Professional Accounting) Track program.

(4) In New York State there is an academic requirement of 150 credits for eligibility to sit for the CPA exam; go to the New York State Education Department, Office of Professions for further details.

(5) Students pursuing combined B.S. in Accounting and M.B.A.-Certified Public Accounting Track must include LLAW 210, ACCT 217, and FINC 325 as Business Electives.