2020-2021 Accelerated Undergraduate Catalog

Business Administration (BSBA - Accelerated)

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Majors: Biblical Studies, Business Administration, also available as a minor

Mission: The mission of the Business Administration program is to educate Christian students with the necessary business knowledge and skills that they may proclaim Jesus Christ and serve Him in the Church and society. Specifically, the vision of the Business Administration program is to develop, equip and inspire fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ and provide them with the necessary skills to be successful God-honoring business leaders. Highly skilled and devoted workers will be sent into the market place to model the life of Jesus Christ to the business world.

Major Objectives - Students Will:

  1. Demonstrate a working knowledge of prioritization related to spiritual aspects of life, relational interactions and their service to the church and the world. Specific skills developed will be time management, goal setting, resource allocation, vision, organization, drive and critical thinking.
  2. Analyze and express information and ideas in a variety of appropriate means with clarity and coherence in written and spoken forms.
  3. Master the key sub-disciplines within the business realm. Specific skills developed will be subject matter expertise, applying knowledge to everyday life, decision-making, problem solving and confidence in decisions.
  4. Analyze their role in the world and work, following Jesus Christ's example as their model of leadership. Specific skills developed will be driven-ness, working with excellence, flexibility, self-motivation, and ethical actions.
  5. Demonstrate a high level of emotional intelligence in both personal and business relationships. Some of the basic features of emotional intelligence include delegation, collaboration, motivation and candor.
  6. Apply the concept of maximizing God's gifts in our lives. Areas of emphasis will be identifying and developing gifts and talents and balancing resources.

Major Details:

Credits Needed:

  • 36 Credits - General Education
  • 42 Credits - Business Administration
  • 18 Credits - Biblical Studies
  • 24 Credits - Electives

TOTAL - 120 Credits

Curriculum Plan


General Education (36 Credits)

HUM 101 Human Thought and the Humanities

3

HUM 102 Human Thought and Math and Sciences

3

LAN 101College Composition and Research

3

LAN 340Business Writing

3

LIT ____LIT Core (100/200 Level)

3

HIS ____HIS Core (200 Level)

3

SCI ____SCI CORE (100/200 Level)

3

MAT 218Applied Business Mathematics

3

____ ____Human Culture Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

Business Administration (42 credits)

BUS 113Foundations of Accounting

3

BUS 201Business Ethics

3

BUS 205Finance

3

BUS 230Leadership

3

BUS 302Marketing

3

BUS 305Operations Management

3

BUS 307Business Law

3

BUS 402International Business

3

BUS 204Managerial Economics

3

BUS 425Personal Finance and Investment

3

BUS ___Business Elective 3 credits

3

BUS ___Business Elective 3 credits

3

BUS ___Business Elective 3 credits

3

BUS ___Business Elective 3 credits

3

Biblical Studies (18 Credits)

 
BIB 103Creation & Covenants: OT I

3

BIB 104Israel's Life & Literature: OT II

3

BIB 105Biblical Hermeneutics

3

BIB 203Life of Christ: NT I

3

BIB 204Early Church: NT II

3

THE 105Prelude to Biblical & Theological Studies

3

Electives (24 credits)

Electives can possibly be filled through Life Experience Credits.