Undergraduate Course Catalog 2004-2005

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (ACCELERATED)/BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Business Administration majors will acquire an in-depth understanding of business functional areas such as marketing, finance, economics, organizational behavior and supervisory management. The Business Administration curriculum assists majors in building a set of business skills and knowledge that will enhance their career mobility and confidence.

PROGRAM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

Applicants should be at least 24 years of age with 3 years of work experience and successful completion of at least 32 semester credit hours or more of college-level learning (credits may be earned through transfer coursework, military experience, ACE evaluated courses, CLEP or DANTES exams.)

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS FOR BS IN

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Successful completion of a minimum of 128 semester credit hours.

Completion of 32 semester graded credit hours at Lewis University including four upper division foundation courses and/or major courses (12 semester credit hours.)

Achievement of an overall grade point average of at least 2.00 (C) for all courses taken at Lewis University and a 2.20 average for the foundation and major area courses.

GENERAL EDUCATION
06-111 College Writing I (3)
Social Science (3)
06-112 College Writing II (3)
Natural Science (3)
10-112 Introduction to Human Communication (3)
Natural Science (3)
Mathematics (satisfied by Finite Math or other course equivalents) (3)
Social Science (satisfied by Macroeconomics) (3)
Social Science (3)

THREE OF THE FOLLOWING FIVE COURSES
Fine Arts Requirement (3)
09-101 Culture and Civilization I (3)
Literature Requirement (3)
Introduction to Philosophy (3)
09-102 Culture and Civilization II (3)

TWO OF THE FOLLOWING MISSION BASED COURSES MUST BE TAKEN AT LEWIS
Cultural Diversity and Intergroup Relations (3)
Theology (3)
Christian Action and Values or Ethics (3)

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION FOUNDATION COURSES
LB-200 Principles of Management and Leadership (3)
LG-200 Business Information Systems (3)
LG-349 Statistics for the Decision Maker (3)
LM-200 Marketing (3)
LF-200 Finance for Managers (3)
LE-200 Fundamentals of Macroeconomics (3)
LG-350 Decision Science (3)
LG-230 Finite Mathematics (3)
LE-201 Basic Microeconomics (3)
LB-300 Business Communication in the Digital Age (3)
LA-120 Accounting for Managers (3)
LA-121 Principles of Accountancy II (3)
LB-450 Current Issues in Management and Business Ethics (3)
College of Business Seminar (1)

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MAJOR COURSES
LB-250 Business Law I (3)
LB-420 International Business (3)
LB-375 Organizational Behavior (3)
LB-360 Human Resource Management (3)
LE-330 Government and Business (3)
LB-460 Strategic Management: Theories and Applications (3)

Select one of the following:
LB-355 Managing Integrated Customer Solutions (3)
LB-380 Supervisory Management (3)

OPTIONAL MINORS

Minors are available in a variety of business and interdisciplinary areas including Accounting, Communication Technology, Computer Graphic Design, E-Business, Economics, Finance, Healthcare Leadership, Marketing, Management Information Systems, Multimedia, Networking Technology, and Web Programming (Note: not all of these are available in an accelerated/evening format.) See an advisor for more information. Electives are dependent upon choice of major/concentration.

OPTIONAL CERTIFICATES

Certificates are available in E-Business, Entrepreneurship, Executive Leadership, Information Technology, Networking, Personal Financial Planning, and Project Management (Note: not all of these are available in an accelerated/evening format.)