Business Management (EC)

Major: Business Management

The Business Management major includes study from a variety of disciplines which will enable the student to develop knowledge, skills, and attitudes to more effectively deal with managerial, human, and financial dynamics within an organization. Student learning goals for the Business Management major include the ability to apply:

  • Critical and creative thinking skills in the business context;
  • Strategic decision-making skills;
  • Knowledge of operations and management – planning, organizing, leading and controlling the resources of an organization;
  • Knowledge of human resource issues within the business organization;
  • Dynamics of the marketing function, including product planning, pricing, promotion, channel management, and competition analysis;
  • Basic accounting principles and construct and interpret financial statements;
  • Knowledge of business financing strategies and processes.
  • Knowledge of effective communication, in writing and presentations.
Core Requirements26
Core Courses Required for Major 118
Major Requirements30
Electives46
Minor: Optional
Total Hours120

Major Requirements 

Required Courses
AL 107Student Success Strategies3
AL 234Speech Communication 23
AL 204College Writing 23
AL 159Heritage of Faith 23
AL 169Business Statistics 2, 33
AL 356Critical Thinking and Creativi 23
AL 272Organizational Management 33
AL 366Marketing Management 33
AL 359Human Resource Management 33
AL 347Macroeconomics 2,33
AL 367International Business 33
AL 368Philosophy of Values and Ethic3
AL 365Financial Accounting 33
AL 346Principles of Finance 33
BUS 240Project Management3
AL 371Business Policy (Business School Capstone) 33
Total Hours48

 The Business Management major is available online.