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 Core 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 102 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 405 Modern Portfolio Theory 3
MIST 442 Blockchain Applications 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 345 Emerging Internet Technologies and Global Business 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
 
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
 
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
 
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.