B.S. Business Administration - General Business

The program objectives for the B.S. Business Administration degree are:

  • To explain the major concepts in the functional areas of accounting, marketing, finance and management.
  • To evaluate the legal, social and economic environments of business
  • To describe the global environment of business
  • To apply ethical decision making skills and integrity in an ever-changing, global environment
  • To demonstrate oral and written communication skills, appropriate to the profession
  • To apply critical problem solving and professional skills in an experiential learning environment

The goal of this program is to prepare business leaders who are effective general managers with expertise in managerial communications, decision making and planning, finance, management, and marketing.

General Education Courses
BA 211Microeconomics3
BA 212Macroeconomics3
CM 100Speech3
EH 123Rhetoric and Composition I3
EH 124Rhetoric and Composition II3
EH 200Approaches to Literature3
HE 111The Husson Experience ***1
IT 111Introduction to Microsoft Office 3
MS 141Contemporary College Algebra4
MS 132Probability and Statistics3
or MS 232 Finite Mathematics
PY 111General Psychology3
Communications Elective3
Fine Arts Elective3
Foreign Culture and Conversation Elective3
Global Elective3
Lab Science Elective3-4
Open Electives15
Co-curricular activity and/or community services
Business Courses
AC 121Principles of Accounting I3
AC 211Managerial Accounting 3
BA 101Introduction to Business3
BA 201Business Law I3
BA 202Business Law II3
BA 245Marketing Fundamentals3
BA 302Business Ethics3
BA 310Organization and Management3
BA 311Human Resource Management3
BA 351Internship3
BA 362Financial Management 3
BA 401Managerial Economics3
BA 411Organizational Behavior3
BA 414Business Strategy3
BA 490International Business3
Business Related Electives12
IT Elective3
Total Hours122-123

Suggested Course Sequence

First Year
BA 1013CM 1003
EH 1233EH 1243
IT 1113MS 132 or 2323
MS 1414Global Elective3
PY 1113IT Elective3
HE 111***1 
 17 15
Second Year
AC 1213BA 2023
BA 2013BA 2123
BA 2113Communications Elective3
EH 2003Foreign Culture and Conversation Elective3
Open Elective3Open Elective3
 15 15
Third Year
AC 2113BA 3023
BA 2453BA 3113
BA 3103Business-Related Elective3
BA 3623Lab Science Elective3-4
Open Elective3Fine Arts Elective3
 15 15-16
Fourth Year
BA 4013BA 3513
BA 4113BA 4143
Business-Related Elective3BA 4903
Business-Related Elective3Business-Related Elective3
Open Elective3Open Elective3
 15 15
Total Hours: 122-123

Credit may not be required for degree completion.