B.S. in Business Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with an emphasis in one or more areas of concentration, prepares students for imaginative and responsible citizenship and leadership in society--domestic and worldwide. We are accredited by AACSB, placing our BS and MBA programs among just 15% of all business degrees in the world that meet these rigorous standards.

The degree includes a pre-business program, a set of core course requirements, and a broad range of fields of concentrations to choose from based on individual interests and career plans. 

Students in another discipline may find that a minor in business administration will expand their understanding and their opportunities. A minor consists of a minimum of 20 units. 

Requirements for Completing the Business Administration Degree

1.  Fulfill General Education Requirements.

2.  Complete Pre-Business Requirements.

  • 4 Pre-Business Preparatory Courses
  • 4 Pre-Business Core Courses
  • Computer Competency

         Access a detailed description of pre-business course requirements.

3.  Fulfill Business Administration Units Requirement.

  • Minimum Units Needed:  55 units

4.  Complete Business Administration Courses.

  • 6 Core Courses:  24 units
  • 5 Concentration Courses:  15+ units
  • Take elective courses to meet minimum degree requirements:  9-14 units

         Access a detailed description of business administration course requirements.

5.  Meet Minimum Units Needed to Graduate.

  • Minimum Units Needed:  120 units

         Access all requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

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Choose your concentration.

female student looking upThe department of Business Administration offers seven concentrations for you to choose from including accounting, finance, financial management, management, marketing, wine business strategies, as well as a custom option designed by the student with the approval of a faculty adviser and the department chair. Read more to determine which concentration will help you reach your future dreams and career plans.

Access course descriptions for all undergraduate business courses. 

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