General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

The College of Business and Technology offers a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree with majors in accounting, finance, management, and marketing, which requires:

  1. Admission to the BBA program.
  2. A minimum of 120 semester credit hours for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree.
  3. At least 50 percent of the upper-division business courses must be taken at UT Tyler.
  4. In no event may a student register for the graduation semester until the completion of all prerequisites.
  5. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 in all upper-division work undertaken and a minimum grade of "C" in each course in the major.
  6. A common business core of 25 hours.

The common business core courses are as follows, with variations by major, as noted with a minimum grade of "C":

FINA 3311: Principles of Finance

BLAW 3301: Business Law and Social Responsibility

MANA 3370: Business Writing and Oral Presentations

MANA 3170: How to Get a Job

MANA 3305: Operations Management

MANA 3311: Managing People in Organizations

MARK 3311: Principles of Marketing

MANA 3330: Management Information Systems [Accounting majors must complete ACCT 4391: Accounting Information Systems rather than MANA 3330]

MANA 4395: Strategic Management [must be taken after above courses in the common business core are completed]

G. Eighteen upper-division hours in the major. At least four courses in the major must be completed at UT Tyler

H. Fifteen additional upper-division hours, at least nine of which must be taken in the College of Business and Technology.