Bachelor in Business Administration

General

Program Description

Bachelor in Business Administration

More than one million college graduates prepare to enter the American workforce each year and employers' expectations are very high. Redlands gives you the competitive edge to gain great employment opportunities on graduation. To prepare you for a career in business, at Redlands you will:

  • Have the opportunity to take on field research at corporations and government agencies, participate in both domestic and international business and government internships at home and abroad
  • Study under professors who have significant professional experience in business and government
  • Engage with visiting executives from the world's leading corporations
  • Develop your leadership skills and successfully build competencies in critical thinking, analysis and decision making
  • Gain a national and international business perspective through practical hands-on learning opportunities conducting case studies with companies, and visiting major and niche corporations throughout Southern California and the world

As a Redlands business graduate, you will become an active participant in the growing global economy and be prepared to compete for a fast-track career placement with our nation's leading corporations.

This program provides students with a comprehensive view of the inner workings of corporate, non-profit, and governmental organizations, as well as the complex legal and strategic environments in which organizations function. Students enrich core study in organizational operations through the selection of advanced electives.

The bachelor of science helps prepare students for decision making and leadership roles in business and public service. Students with the bachelor of science degree pursue graduate study in business, healthcare, sports management, human resources, and law, among others.

REQUIREMENTS

Prerequisite Courses

The following courses are prerequisites to the required major courses. Some also satisfy Liberal Arts Foundation requirements.

  • ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 200, MATH 111, or another approved statistics course
  • ACCT 210 Principles of Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • ACCT 220 Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • BUS 226 The Rise of American Capitalism 1860-1932
  • BUS 240 or ACCT 240 Business Law

Core Courses

  • BUS 131 Principles of Marketing
  • BUS 310 Principles of Management and Organization Behavior
  • BUS 336 International Business or another approved international course
  • BUS 353 Managerial Finance
  • BUS 442 or BUS 444 or a business ethics course (select one)
  • BUS 430 Human Resource Management or
  • BUS 369 Workplace Regulation
  • BUS 459 Business Policy and Strategy

Advanced Elective Courses Three approved advanced elective courses, two of which may be outside the major but must have relevance thereto, with signed adviser approval.

Last updated Jan 2018

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