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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration–Global Management and Finance

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Global Management and Finance prepares students for work in domestic or foreign-based companies involved in international trade or finance. The global management and finance major emphasizes the impact of national culture in shaping values, behaviors and business practices. Students apply critical thinking to evaluate global financial issues related to currency fluctuations, exchange rate risk and multinational investment and capital budgeting. Students are encouraged to enroll in a study abroad program during the summer months.

Candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Global Management and Finance must complete the minimum course requirements as outlined in the following curriculum.

Freshman Year

FALL CREDITS
ASC 1000 University Experience 1
BUS 1501 Foundations in Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship 1 3
BUS 1801 Global Business Perspective 3
BUS 2303 Macroeconomics 3
COM 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
MTH 1701 College Algebra 3
   16

  

SPRING CREDITS
BUS 1502 Foundations in in Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2 3
BUS 2304 Microeconomics 3
COM 1102 Writing About Literature 3
MTH 1702 Applied Calculus 3
   Restricted Elective (PSY) 3
     15

Sophomore Year  

FALL CREDITS
BUS 2211 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
BUS 2601 Legal and Social Environments of Business 3
BUS 3501 Management Principles 3
   Restricted Elective* (COM) 3
   Restricted Elective (Science) 3
   15

  

SPRING CREDITS
BUS 2212 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
BUS 2703 Statistics for Business 3
BUS 3504

Management Information Systems

3
BUS 3601

Marketing Principles

3
  

Restricted Elective (Science)

3
     15

Junior Year  

FALL CREDITS
BUS 3401 Corporate Finance 3
BUS 3801 Cross-Cultural Management 3
HUM 2051

Civilization 1

3
   Restricted Elective (BUS global emphasis) 3
   Restricted Elective  (HUM/COM) 3
   15

  

SPRING CREDITS
BUS 3704 Quantitative Methods 3
BUS 3802 Global Macroeconomic Issues or BUS 3805 Emerging Market Strategies 3
BUS 4803

Global Financial Management

3
   Humanities Core Course 3
   Restricted Elective  (HUM global emphasis) 3
     15

Senior Year  

FALL   CREDITS
BUS 4501 Production/Operations Management 3
BUS 4502

Organizational Behavior and Theory

3
BUS 4783 Practicum Planning 0
BUS 4788

Business Plan Research (Q)

3
   Restricted Elective** 3
   Restricted Elective (HUM/COM) 3
     15

  

SPRING CREDITS
BUS 4701

International Business

3
BUS 4702

Business Strategy and Policy

3
BUS 4786 Major Field Practicum 3
   Free Elective 3
   Restricted Elective** 3
   15

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 121

*Restricted Elective (COM) can be Business and Professional   Writing (COM 2224), Writing for the Media (COM 2225) or Introduction to Communication (COM 2425).

**Two restricted electives must be chosen from the following:    
BUS 4801 International Trade
BUS 4804 Business in the Western Hemisphere  
COM 4130   Global Communication  
LNG 2xxx   Intermediate Language 1  
LNG 2xxx   Intermediate Language 2
PSY 2444   Cross-Cultural and Ethnic Psychology  

  

Restricted Electives: Global Emphasis
Business
BUS 3805 Emerging Markets Strategies
BUS 4219 Globalization and Corporate Social Responsibility
BUS 4516 Global Strategic Management of Technology
BUS 4686 International Marketing
BUS 4801 International Trade
BUS 4802 Global Accounting and Tax
Humanities    
HUM 2140 World Architecture
HUM 2141 World Art History 1: Pre-History to Early Global Awareness
HUM 2142 World Art History 2: Early Modern to Post-Colonial
HUM 2385 Special Topics in World History
HUM 2480 Introduction to Political Science
HUM 3027

History and Culture of China

HUM 3085

Special Topics in Humanities  

HUM 3285

Special Topics in Literature

HUM 3351

History of Science and Technology: Ancient and Medieval  

HUM 3352

History of Science and Technology: Renaissance to Present  

HUM 3385

Special Topics in History  

HUM 3485

Special Topics in Social Science

HUM 3521

World Religions  

HUM 3552

Survey of Modern and Contemporary Philosophy  

  

Humanities Core Courses
HUM 2052 Civilization 2: Renaissance Through Modern  
HUM 2142   World Art History 2: Early Modern to Post-Colonial  
HUM 2212 British and American Literature 1  
HUM 2213 British and American Literature 2
HUM 2331 American History: Pre-Columbian to Civil War Era  
HUM 2332   American History: From Reconstruction to the Present

Not all humanities core courses are offered online or every term; check the current schedule of classes for humanities core options.