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College of Business

Bachelor of Science

Business Administration

BUS-BS

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2017 (535)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2017 (535), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.



Program Leadership Information

Dr. Greg Nenstiel, Dean College of Business, EPI, (727) 791-2433
Dr. Robin Wilber, Epicenter, (727) 341-3203

Program Summary

Our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration teaches you how to analyze and solve business problems in quickly changing environments. We give you a foundation in economics, accounting, finance, management, marketing, business law, statistics and operations management. As a graduate of this program, you'll have the knowledge and business insight to assume positions of responsibility in a global business community.

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.

If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Florida CIP Code

1105202011: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BS)

Federal CIP Code

52.0201: Business Administration and Management, General.


Admission Rules

Admission requires completion of sixty (60) college-level credits in a related discipline, including 15 credits of transferable general education courses, and completion of the state-mandated prerequisites listed below with a grade of "C" or better.

Graduation Rules

If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.S. program.

ADMISSIONS COURSES
60 credits in a related discipline with at least 15 General Education credits

STATE MANDATED PREREQUISITES

Financial Accounting
3
Managerial Accounting
3
Computer Applications *
3
Principles of Macroeconomics *
3
Principles of Microeconomics
3
Applied Calculus I 1
3
Elementary Statistics *
3

MAJOR CORE COURSES
Grade of "C" or better required for all upper-division courses

Law for Professionals
3
Financial Management 2
3
Business Communication for Professional Effectiveness
3
Management Information Systems
3
Management & Leadership Practices
3
Operations Management
3
Marketing Management
3
Quantitative Methods for Business
3
REQUIRED FINAL COURSE (6 credits) - Last Semester for All Students
Strategic Capstone Project 3
6

Select ONE of the following Subplans

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: FINANCIAL SERVICES (FS) (Complete 18 credits)

Personal Financial Planning
3
Bank Operations & Management
3
Investments
3
International Business
3
Sales, Negotiating and Customer Relationship Management
3
Corporate Finance
3
OR
Entrepreneurial Finance
3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: MARKETING (MAR) (Complete 18 credits)

Marketing Promotions
3
Sales, Negotiating and Customer Relationship Management
3
International Marketing
3
Marketing Research
3
Concept and Product Development
3
Services Marketing
3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: MANAGEMENT (MGMT) (Complete 18 credits)

Supply Chain Management
3
Applied Organizational Behavior
3
Managerial Risk Analysis and Decision Making
3
International Business
3
Project Management
3
Authority Influence and Projects
3
OR
Innovation, Change and Agile Projects
3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: BANKING (BNK) (Complete 18 credits)

Banking Regulation and Compliance
3
Financial Analysis
3
Bank Operations & Management
3
Commercial Bank Management
3
Credit Analysis and Loan Structures
3
Sales, Negotiating and Customer Relationship Management
3

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES
Select 12 Upper Division Credits

Intermediate Accounting I
3
Intermediate Accounting II
3
Entrepreneurial Finance
3
Applied Organizational Behavior
3
Logistics Management
3
Sustainable Enterprise Planning
3
Principles of Entrepreneurship
3
Corporate Social Responsibility
3
Managing Cultural Diversity
3
International Procurement & Outsourcing
3
Process Improvement Methodologies
3
Managing Global Human Resources
3
Sustainable Business Strategies
3
Energy & Environmental Techniques
3
Sustainability & Environmental Issues
3
Business Plan Strategies
3
Special Topics in Management Concepts
3
Internship 4
1-3

* Applies towards general education requirements
1 Applies towards general education requirements; Students can also take *MAC 2311 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I. Students selecting this option should contact an advisor.
2 Must be taken within first 15 upper division hours of program
3 For students in Effective terms prior to 0520, MAN 4900 will be completed for 3 credits. For students in term 0520 or later, MAN 4900 will be offered at 6 credits starting Fall 2017. All major core courses must completed before Capstone can be taken.
4 Standard Internship is 3 credits. Internships require 60 hours of internship work experience for each 1 credit earned

120
Total Credits