Business Administration (BUS)

Ralph Mason, Dean of the School of Business

Professor Emeritus Penn

Professor Jinkiri

Associate Professor Duett

Associate Professor James

Associate Professor Nabors

Associate Professor Redfern

Assistant Professor Lin

Assistant Professor Woods

Instructor Shi

The division of business administration educates students in a manner that will enhance their opportunities for success in their chosen careers. A well-rounded education is provided with an emphasis in each of the following areas: accounting, business administration, finance, management, and marketing. As a Christian liberal arts university, Belhaven emphasizes the importance of Christian values and ethics. Business administration students will have real-world experience through an internship (BUS 450 or 451) or field study (BUS 445).

Business Administration Major (B.S.): 61 hours to include:

  1. Required Major Courses - (49 hours)
    1. ACC 213, 214, 301, BUS 120, 304, 305, 320, 326, 327, 360, 363, 418, 419, 420, 499, ECO 205, and 206
  2. Business Law – (3 hours)
    1. BUS 414 or 415
  3. Additional Courses – (6 hours)
    1. Six hours of business electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)
  4. Internship Choice – (3 hours)
    1. BUS 445 or 450

Business Administration Major with Computer Information Systems Minor (B.S.): 75 hours to include:

  1. Required Major Courses - (63 hours)
    1. ACC 213, 214, 301, BUS 120, 304, 305, 320, 326, 327, 360, 363, 418, 419, 420, 499, CIS-111, 211, 212, 311, 312, 431,  ECO 205, and 206
  2. Business Law – (3 hours)
    1. BUS 414 or 415
  3. Additional Courses – (6 hours)
    1. Six hours of business electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)
  4. Internship Choice – (3 hours)
    1. BUS 445 or 450

Business Administration Major with Sales Management Concentration (B.S.): 73 hours to include:

1.       Required Major Courses - (61 hours)

    1. ACC 213, 214, 301, BUS 120, 304, 305, 320, 326, 327, 360, 363, 418, 419, 420, 499, ECO 205, 206, SMT 305, 307, 326, and 370.

2.       Business Law – (3 hours)

  1. BUS 414 or 415

3.       Additional Courses – (6 hours)

  1. Six hours of business electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)

4.       Internship Choice – (3 hours)

  1. BUS 445 or 450

Business Administration Major with Supply Chain Management Concentration (B.S.): 73 hours to include:

1.       Required Major Courses - (61 hours)

    1. ACC 213, 214, 301, BUS 120, 304, 305, 320, 326, 327, 360, 363, 418, 419, 420, 499, ECO 205, 206, SCM 300, 301, 419, and 420.

2.       Business Law – (3 hours)

  1. BUS 414 or 415

3.       Additional Courses – (6 hours)

  1. Six hours of business electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)

4.       Internship Choice – (3 hours)

    1. BUS 445 or 450

Business Administration Minor: 18 hours to include:

  1. Required Minor courses – (9 hours)
    1. ACC 213 or BUS 210
    2. BUS 320 and 326
    3. ECO 205 or ECO 206
  2. Business Admin Electives – (6 hours)
    1. 6 hours of business electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)

Entrepreneurship Minor: 18 hours to include:

  1. Required Minor Courses – (18 hours)
    1. BUS 210, 320, 327, 363, 427, and 450.

Finance Minor:  18 hours to include:

  1. Required Finance Courses (12 hours)
    1. BUS 228, 363, 402, 405, 416, and 450
  2. Finance Electives (6 hours)
    1. 6 hours of business electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)

International Business Minor: 18 hours to include:

  1. Required Minor Courses - (18 hours)
    1. BUS 110, 325, 336, 373, and 420
    2. One of the following, BUS 450, 451 or IST 450.

Management Minor: 18 hours to include:

  1. Required Management Courses – (9 hours)
    1. 9 hours of management electives selected from BUS 326, 327, 329, 362, 412, and 460
  2. Management Electives – (9 hours)
    1. 9 hours of business administration electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)

Marketing Minor: 18 hours to include:

  1. Required Marketing Courses – (12 hours)
    1. 9 hours of marketing electives selected from BUS 307, 320, 351, 403, 407, and 442
    2. BUS 450
  2.  Marketing Electives – (6 hours)
    1. 6 hours of business administration electives (ACC, BUS, ECO)

Honors Program: The business department offers opportunities for students to enroll in honors courses from its department. The following are general education, elective, and major courses that may be taken as honors courses: BUS 360, BUS 418, BUS 419, BUS 420, BUS 491, BUS 492. For students majoring in this department, one must pass a minimum of 12 hours of honors courses within the discipline and a minimum of six hours from the honors courses of other departments. Each course must be passed with a B or better. No more than 18 hours are required for the honors degree. For other honors program policies, see “Honors Program” located in the “Administration of the Curriculum” section of the catalogue.

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ACC - Accounting
ART - Art
ASM - Actuarial Sciences
BHA - Health Administration
BIB - Biblical Studies
BIO - Biology
BUS - Business
CAS - Child Advocacy Studies
CES - Classical Education Studies
CHE - Chemistry
CJU - Criminal Justice
COM - Communication
COS - Council Studies
CSC - Computer Science
CWR - Creative Writing
DAN - Dance
DMA - Digital Media
ECO - Economics
EDU - Education
ELT - English Language Teaching
ENG - English
ESL - English as Second Lang
FAM - Family Studies
FLM - Film Production
FRE - French
GDS - Graphic Design
Geography
GER - German
GRE - Greek
HIS - History
HNS - Honors
HPE - Health and Physical Ed
HUM - Humanities
ICS - Intercultural Studies
IDS-Interdisciplinary Studies
IST - International Studies
LDC - Leadership & Coaching
LDS - Leadership Studies
MAT - Mathematics
MML- Ministry Leadership
MUS - Music
NUR - Nursing
PHI - Philosophy
PHY - Physics
PSC - Political Science
PSY - Psychology
REA - Reading
SAM - Sports Administration
SCI - Science
SCM - Supply Chain Management
SMA - Sports Management
SME - Sports Medicine
SMT - Sales Management
SOC - Sociology
SPA - Spanish
SPC - Speech Communication
SPE - Speech
SWK - Social Work
TDS - Tradigital Studies
Teaching English as a Second Language TESL
THE - Theatre
WVC - Worldview Curriculum
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