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Business Administration Degree, BS - Everglades University

Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration

All degree programs are offered online and on campus.

The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Business Administration seeks to provide students with a well-rounded view of the purpose and operations of business entities from a financial, economics, marketing and management perspective combined with a solid general education foundation. Graduates will be able to understand a variety of general business principles, to use analytical, technical and critical thinking skills to solve problems in an ethical manner, and to communicate effectively in the business environment.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE WITH A MAJOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION DESCRIPTION
The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Business Administration provides instruction in management skills. Students in this program will use a computer and software applications necessary in a business environment. This program of study will prepare graduates for managerial employment positions such as managers, assistant managers, supervisors, and other related administrative assignments in the business environment.

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES
The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Business Administration provides instruction in relevant business skills. Students in this program will use a computer and software applications typically used in a business environment. This program of study will prepare graduates for managerial employment positions such as managers, assistant managers, supervisors, and other related administrative assignments in the business environment.

PROGRAM OUTLINE
To receive a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Business Administration, students must complete 123 credits as described below. The length of this program is approximately 41 months (this will vary if a student transfers in credits).

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (30 CREDIT HOURS)
English (6 Credit Hours)
English Composition I3.0 credit hours
English Composition II3.0 credit hours
Computer (3 Credit Hours)
Introduction to Computer Applications3.0 credit hours
Communications (3 Credit Hours)
Speech3.0 credit hours
Humanities / Fine Arts  3 Credit Hours)
American Literature3.0 credit hours
Math (6 Credit Hours)
College Algebra3.0 credit hours
(OR)
College Math (or Math courses equivalent or higher)3.0 credit hours
Statistics (required)3.0 credit hours
Social Science 3 Credit Hours)
Political Science3.0 credit hours
Natural Science (3 Credit Hours)
Fundamentals of Nutrition3.0 credit hours
Behavioral Science (3 Credit Hours)
Introduction to Psychology3.0 credit hours
LOWER DIVISION REQUIRED COURSES (18 CREDIT HOURS)
Accounting Principles I3.0 credit hours
Accounting Principles II3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Sustainability3.0 credit hours
Financial  Management3.0 credit hours
Principles of Business3.0 credit hours
Principles of Management3.0 credit hours
INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES* (21 CREDIT HOURS)
Interdisciplinary Studies 13.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 23.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 33.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 43.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 53.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 63.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 73.0 credit hours
( OR )
Principles of Supervision3.0 credit hours
Microeconomics3.0 credit hours
Customer Relationship Management3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Marketing3.0 credit hours
Accounting Information Systems3.0 credit hours
Negotiation Communications3.0 credit hours
Organization and Technology of Information Systems3.0 credit hours

* The IDS courses allow credit for appropriate prior learning. Construction, Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Macroeconomics, Finance, Management Information Systems, International Business, and Human Resource Management are commonly accepted disciplines for transfer credit into this degree major. Additional courses may be evaluated and accepted at the discretion of the Dean of Academic Affairs or Associate Dean.

UPPER DIVISION REQUIRED COURSES (54 CREDIT HOURS)
Relationship Management3.0 credit hours
Writing for Managers3.0 credit hours
International Business3.0 credit hours
Management Information Systems3.0 credit hours
Principles of Financial Management3.0 credit hours
Business Law3.0 credit hours
Critical Thinking in Business3.0 credit hours
Marketing Management3.0 credit hours
Research and Statistical Analysis3.0 credit hours
Operations Management3.0 credit hours
Effective Team Management3.0 credit hours
Quantitative Methods in Administration3.0 credit hours
Managerial Accounting and Financial Analysis3.0 credit hours
Business Ethics3.0 credit hours
Global Strategy and Policy3.0 credit hours
Project Management3.0 credit hours
Human Resources Management3.0 credit hours
Business Capstone Course3.0 credit hours
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED AS DESCRIBED ABOVE123 CREDITS

Note: All programs are offered online and/or on campus.