BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Chair:   Scott Takacs                                                                           

Scott_Takacs@georgetowncollege.edu             

For the description of the Accounting major and minor, please see Accounting.

For the description of the Economics major and minor, please see Economics.

For the description of the Finance major, please see Finance.

For the description of the Management major, please see Management.

For the description of the Marketing major, please see Marketing.

Note: If ACT composite score is below 21, it is strongly suggested that the student complete at least one semester at Georgetown College before taking BUA 210, ECO 221, or ECO 223.

Major in Business Administration

(B.S. degree) Fifty-one hours required.  Forty-two hours in the Department of Business Administration and Economics including BUA 125, BUA 210, BUA 211, BUA 326, BUA 335, BUA 348,  and BUA 330 or BUA 460; ECO 221 and ECO 223; three hours chosen from BUA 363, BUA 423, BUA 443, or ECO 410; and 12 additional upper-level hours in Business Administration and Economics, including at least one course from two fo the following areas: Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management and Marketing; plus nine allied hours consisting of MAT 111, PHI 325, and one of the following MAT 107, MAT 109, MAT 115, or MAT 125.

Minor in Business Administration

A total of twenty-one semester hours is required in the Department of Business Administration and Economics including BUA 125, BUA 210 and BUA 211; ECO 221 and ECO 223; and three of the following: BUA 326, BUA 335, BUA 348, or BUW 353.

Flags

Q: BUA 210, ECO 221, ECO 223

W: PHI 325

Recommended Sequence of Courses

First Year:

Either Semester

Completed
*MAT 109
*MAT 111
Spreadsheet Literacy

Second Year:

Fall SemesterCompletedSpring SemesterCompleted
BUA 210BUA 211

 

 

Either Semester

Completed
*ECO 221
*ECO 223
PowerPoint Literacy

Third Year:

**During the third/fourth years, please take at least 3 courses from your emphasis areas

Either Semester

Completed
BUA 326
BUA 335
BUA 353
BUA 348

Fourth Year:

Fall Semester

Completed
ECO 324

Either Semester

*PHI325
BUA 450 (usually last semester)
*Denotes courses that meet General Educations requirements

 

EMPHASIS AREA

FINANCECompleted
BUA 342
BUA 363
Choice of any one course from the following:
BUA 330
BUA 340
ECO 425
MANAGEMENT
BUA 367
BUA 377
Choice of any one course from the following:
BUA 330
BUA 443
ECO 405
ECO 420
MARKETING
BUA 346
Choice of any two courses from the following:
BUA 330
BUA 355
BUA 423
COMM 315
ECO 315

 

*denotes courses that meet the Foundations and Core requirements

*Note A – For Math 109, a student must have a Math ACT of at least 22 to take this course or MAT 107

*Note B – for Math 111, a student must have a Math ACT of at least 19 to take this course (or GSS105 is required as a prereq).

 

*updated 04/2014