Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Emphasis Areas

Accounting Emphasis
(36 credits total)/May be met by completing:

BUS 305 Intermediate Accounting I - 4 cr. hrs.
BUS 306 Intermediate Accounting II - 4 cr. hrs.
BUS 307 Managerial Cost Accounting I - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 355 Fundamentals of Income Taxation - 4 cr. hrs.
BUS 360 Governmental & Institutional Accounting - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 405 Advanced Accounting - 4 cr. hrs.
BUS 407 Auditing I - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 409 Auditing II / Fraud Examination - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 455 Advanced Income Taxation - 4 cr. hrs.
BUS 471 Intermediate Accounting III - 4 cr. hrs.

Agricultural Business Emphasis
(40 credits total)/May be met by completing:

BUS 105 Introduction to Agribusiness - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 316 Public & Nonprofit Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 355 Fundamentals of Income Taxation - 4 cr. hrs.
BUS 362 Human Resource Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 364 Agribusiness Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 365 Small Business Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 378 Commodities & Risk Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 384 Natural Resources & Water Law - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 398 Farm & Ranch Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 478 Agricultural Marketing - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 488 Agricultural Policy & Farm Bill - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 498 World Food Distribution & Agricultural Economics - 3 cr. hrs.

General Business Emphasis
Requirement (30 credits total)/ May be met by completing:

BUS 466 Business Ethics - 3 cr. hrs.

Plus 27 semester hours from 300-400 level business or economics courses. At least one course beyond the introductory level must be taken in accounting, economics, finance, management, management information systems, and marketing.

Health Care Administration Emphasis
(35 credits total)/May be met by completing:

BUS 362 Human Resource Management - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 303 Health Care Administration - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 305 Health Care Marketing - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 311 Health Care Law and Ethics - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 312 Health Care Medical Terminology - 2 cr. hrs.
HCA 325 Health Care Information Systems - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 363 Health Care Finance - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 381 Health Care Administration Internship - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 402 Epidemiology - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 455 Health Care Economics - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 462 Quality Management in Health Care - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 480 Health Care Policy - 3 cr. hrs.

Legal Studies Emphasis
(30 credits total)/May be met by completing:

BUS 359: Paralegal I
BUS 359: Paralegal II
BUS 466: Business Ethics
GOVT 430: Constitutional Law II
SOC 379: Criminal Law

Plus three of the following classes (9 credit hours):
BUS 355: Income Tax
BUS 362: Human Resource Management
BUS 379: Estate Planning
BUS 379: Water Law
BUS 479: Alternative Dispute Resolution
BUS 479: Fraud Examination

Plus not more than two of the following (6 credit hours):
GOVT 379: Family Law
GOVT 429: Constitutional Law I
GOVT 479: Advanced Legal Research
SOC 346: Criminal Justice
SOC 379: Victim Advocacy

Management Emphasis
Requirement (30 credits total)/May be met by completing:

BUS 320: Business Computer Applications II - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 362: Human Resource Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 365: Small Business Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 401: Organizational Behavior - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 418: Advanced Management Seminar - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 419: Current Topics in Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 466: Business Ethics - 3 cr. hrs.
ECON 425: Economic Policy 3 cr. hrs. or
ECON 433: Managerial Economics - 3 cr. hrs.

Plus six semester hours of 300-400 level business or economics courses approved by the student's advisor.

Management Information Systems (MIS) Emphasis
Requirement (31 credits total)/ May be met by completing:

BUS 312 Web Design I - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 320 Business Computer Apps II - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 321 Survey of Operating Systems - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 331 Business Application Programming - 1 cr. hr.
BUS 382 Database and Information Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 425 Systems Analysis and Design - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 470 Project Management - 3 cr. hrs.
CSCI 207 Computer Science I - 3 cr. hrs.
CSCI 215 Networking and Security - 3 cr. hrs.

Plus two of the following classes (6 credits):
BUS 370 Understanding and Troubleshooting Your PC - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 417 Web Design II/E-Commerce - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 456 Problem Solving, Information & Decision Sciences - 3 cr. hrs.
HCA 325 Health Care Information Systems - 3 cr. hrs.

Marketing Emphasis
Requirement (33 credits total)/May be met by completing:

BUS 315 Sales and Sales Management - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 335 Consumer Behavior - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 345 Advertising - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 356 Retailing - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 366 Business Communications - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 441 International Marketing - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 448 Interactive Marketing - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 450 Services Marketing - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 454 Marketing Research - 3 cr. hrs.
BUS 460 Marketing Management - 3 cr. hrs.

Plus three credit hours of 300-400 level business or
economics courses approved by the student’s advisor.

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