Jul 10, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Business Administration - Management Concentration, Entrepreneurship & Small Business Track, BS

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Business Administration Major

General Education And Institutional Requirements (46-47 Semester Hours)

One course in each of two disciplines in arts and humanities (6 Semester Hours)

Two science courses, at least one of which shall be a laboratory course (7-8 Semester Hours)

  • ____ ___ Science Elective I 3/4 Credits
  • ____ ___ Science Elective II 3/4 Credits

Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Physical Science Courses

One course in mathematics at or above the level of college algebra (3 Semester Hours)

Two courses in English composition (6 Semester Hours)

One course in each of two disciplines in social and behavioral sciences (6 Semester Hours)

Free General Education Electives (9 Semester Hours)


*Students who satisfied Principles of Macro/Microeconomics are encouraged to take COMM 103, ENGL 211, 212, 213 or MATH 141, 215)

One course in technology (3 Semester Hours)

Institutional Requirements (6 Semester Hours)


Students are encouraged to take SUMMER courses and attend MINI-SEMESTER in order to have a manageable semester load.

In keeping with COMAR, the College of Business reserves the right to specify suitable general education courses for all majors.


BUAD 100 (Business Mathematics) is a prerequisite for ACCT 211 (Principles of Accounting) and ACCT 211 is a prerequisite for ACCT 212.

*Not required for Accounting majors

** Not required for Accounting Majors, Accounting majors are required to take PHIL 305, Ethics and Public Policy

***Not applicable to BUIS majors

**** Accounting students must take BUAD 351 (Business Law II), instead of BUIS 360.

Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management

Required Courses in Entrepreneuship/Small Business (26 semester hours)

Sample Program

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Total: 15

Second Semester

Total: 15

Junior Year

Senior Year

First Semester

Total: 15

Second Semester

Total: 14


College of Business (COB) electives are 300-400 level courses selected from ACCT, BUAD, BUIS, ECON, FINA, MGMT, or MKTG. A maximum of six semester hours of calculus and computer languages courses may be used as Business School Electives.

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