Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Program Curriculum

120 credits

DSU General Education Requirements

All DSU General Education requirements must be fulfilled. A previously earned degree may fulfill those requirements, but courses must be equivalent to DSU’s minimum General Education standards in American Institutions, English, and Mathematics.

General Education Core Requirements
English3-7
Mathematics3-5
American Institutions3-6
Life Sciences 3-10
Physical Sciences3-5
Laboratory Science0-1
Fine Arts3
Literature/Humanities3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
Exploration 3-5

 Business Core Requirements

ACCT 2010Financial Accounting3
ACCT 2020Managerial Accounting3
BUS 1050Foundations of Business3
CIS 2010Business Computer Proficiency3
ECON 2010Micro Economics (SS, GC)3
FIN 3150Managerial Finance I3
MIS 3050Management Information Systems3
MGMT 3050Business Law I: Law in the Commercial Environment3
MGMT 3100
MGMT 3400Management & Organizations3
MGMT 4800Strategic Management4
MKTG 3010Marketing Principles3
STAT 2040Business Statistics3

Business Administration Core Requirements

BUS 3000Intermediate Career Strategies1
ECON 2020Macro Economics (SS, GC)3
MATH 1100Business Calculus3
MGMT 3600Production & Operations3

Business Elective Requirements

Complete 24 credits from courses with ACCT, BUS, ECON, FIN, ISA, MGMT, MIS, or MKTG prefixes, 14 of which must be upper-division (3000-5000 level). A course may only be used to fulfill one program requirement.

Other Business Electives

Complete additional elective courses to bring the total number of credits to no less than 120 and upper-division credits to no less than 40.  Students should meet with their academic advisor to choose elective coursework that will supplement this program of study.  A course may only be used to fulfill one program requirement.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 120 college-level credits (1000 and above).
  2. Complete at least 40 upper-division credits (3000 and above).
  3. Complete at least 30 upper-division credits at DSU for institutional residency.
  4. Maximum 12 upper-division transfer credits may fulfill DSU Business program requirements.
  5. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher.
  6. Minimum B- grade in required CIS courses.
  7. Minimum C- grade and 2.5 GPA in Business Core Requirements, Business Administration Requirements, and Business Elective Requirements.

Graduation Plan

Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterHours
BUS 1050 Foundations of Business 3
ECON 2010 Micro Economics (SS, GC) 3
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing (EN) 3
MATH 1050 College Algebra / Pre-Calculus ( meets General Education Mathematics) 4
General Education (American Institutions) 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS).  
 Hours16
Spring Semester
ACCT 2010 Financial Accounting 3
CIS 2010 Business Computer Proficiency 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Selected Topics: (EN) 3
MATH 1100 Business Calculus 3
General Elective 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS). COMM 2110 will Double Dip (DD) for General Education requirements and UHSB Pre-Business requirements.  
 Hours15
2nd Year
Fall Semester
ECON 2020 Macro Economics (SS, GC) 3
General Education (Life Sciences/Lab) 4
General Education (Literature/Humanities) 3
General Education (Exploration) 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor.  
 Hours13
Spring Semester
ACCT 2020 Managerial Accounting 3
STAT 2040 Business Statistics 3
General Education (Fine Arts) 3
General Education (Physical Sciences) 3
General Elective 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS). Declare Bachelor degree/apply for ABBU.  
 Hours15
3rd Year
Fall Semester
MGMT 3100 3
MGMT 3400 Management & Organizations 3
MGMT 3600 Production & Operations 3
MKTG 3010 Marketing Principles 3
General Elective 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS).  
 Hours15
Spring Semester
BUS 3000 Intermediate Career Strategies 1
MIS 3050 Management Information Systems 3
MGMT 3050 Business Law I: Law in the Commercial Environment 3
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
General Elective 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS).  
 Hours16
4th Year
Fall Semester
FIN 3150 Managerial Finance I 3
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
General Elective 3
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS). Apply for and meet with advisor for graduation by NOV 1st.  
 Hours15
Spring Semester
MGMT 4800 Strategic Management 4
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
Business Elective (Upper-Division Business Elective) 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 2
Milestones & Notes: Meet with your program advisor. Maintain a C- or better in UHSB classes (B- in CIS). Double check with advisor for classes.  
 Hours15
 Total Hours120