General Business Studies Undergraduate Program The Bachelor of Science in General Business Studies is a program that recognizes the ever-changing needs in the world today. The program offers flexibility for students who have career goals that require a business background but do not require a specific area of concentration. The program is structured to permit the transfer of up to 39 non-business related credits for students who have earned credit in another area but have recognized the need for a business foundation in their chosen field of employment. It also provides flexibility for the student to select a large number of electives within the business field to tailor the educational program to the student’s life goals. The General Business Studies course work is largely managerial and entrepreneurial in scope. The program is ideal for students who want to operate a small business in a technical field or who are reentering college after having earned college credit in another field. Students are encouraged to consider a minor to accompany the General Business Studies degree. *The General Business Studies degree is also available entirely online. Academic Requirements Bachelor of Science Degree in General Business Studies General Education Core 36 Credits ENG111 English Composition I ENG112 English Composition II ENG280 Foundations of Rhetoric ENG330 Writing Professionally MAT121 College Algebra SBS250 Psychology Humanities Elective Social Science Elective (2) Science Electives (2) General Education Elective General Business Studies Core 57 Credits ACC201 Financial Accounting BUS210 Career Development BUS300 Business Internship BUS310 Business Statistics BUS350 Business Law I CIS101 Introduction to CIS CIS295 Presentation Management CIS240 Computer Applications in Bus. ECO241 Microeconomics ENG420 Publication Design & Editing FIN150 Personal Financial Management MGT250 Principles of Management MGT325 Entrepreneurship MGT300 Public Relations MGT312 Human Resource Management MGT321 Business Ethics MGT443 Compensation & Benefits MKT250 Principles of Marketing MKT340 Consumer Behavior Tailored Electives 27 Total Requirements 120 Credits Associate of Science Degree Not available. Minor Not available.