Freshman Admission

Freshman should designate the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) as the intended degree. Prior to formal admission to the BBA program, these students will be classified as Pre-Business students (PBUS). The majors for the BBA are:

Accounting
Finance
Management
Marketing

During the freshman and sophomore years each student will complete the core curriculum and the Pre-Business courses. Check with your advisor for courses that currently meet the core curriculum requirements. The courses listed below represent an acceptable plan

Core Curriculum (44 hrs.) Course Number hrs

English Composition

ENGL 1301, 1302

6

Mathematics

MATH 1325*, 1342*

6

Laboratory Science

BIOL, CHEM, or PHYS

8

World or European Literature

ENGL 2322 or 2323

3

Humanities

SPCM 1315*, PHIL, ENGL, or HIST

3

Visual/Performing Arts

MUSI, THTR, ART

3

U.S. History

HIST 1301, 1302

6

Political Science

POLS 2305, 2306

6

Social/Behavioral Science

ECON 2301* or 2302*

3

*Counts also for Pre-Business Core.

Pre-Business Core (24 hrs.) Course Number hrs.

Accounting

ACCT 2301, 2302

6

Economics

ECON 2301**, 2302**

6

Computer Applications

TECH 2323

3

Speech

SPCM 1311, 1315**

3

Mathematics

MATH 1325**

3

Statistics

MATH 1342** or equiv.

3

**Counts in Core Curriculum

Note: Some courses required for the Pre-Business can meet the core curriculum requirements.