Bachelor of Business Administration in Management

Degree Plan Details

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The Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management prepares individuals to assume managerial roles in the business community. The degree enables students to understand the importance of the individual to the company and the relationships among management, employees, customers, suppliers, stockholders, and the public. Emphasis is placed on analyzing opportunities, setting objectives, organizing, motivating, and evaluating performance to meet organizational goals. Broad career opportunities include positions in financial services, economics, personnel, human resources, sales and marketing. The degree program is offered both in the classroom lecture and distance learning modes.

A graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of business principles and practices with application to business and organizational settings.
  • Apply the technical and cognitive skills necessary to remain relevant in contemporary management practices and issues.
  • Effectively apply the principles of management (planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and controlling resources) to meet goals and objectives.

The minimum requirements for a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management are:

  • 33 semester hours must be completed at Amberton University.
  • 42 semester hours must be at the 3000/4000 level, 27 of which must be completed at Amberton University and applicable to the degree.
  • 120 semester hours for a degree.
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 is required.

Degree Plan

I. General Education Requirements45 Hours
Behavioral Science (Psychology or Sociology) 3 hours
Communication (must include oral communication skills)
Selected from: COM3401 or COM4405
3 hours
Computer Concepts (fundamentals course) 3 hours
English (ENG 1001, 1002 plus 6 hours of writing)
Six (6) hours of writing may be selected from: COM3461 or COM4441 or ENG2006
12 Hours
History and/or Government 6 hours
Humanities 3 hours
Mathematics (1021 and 1022 or the equivalent) 6 hours
Natural Science 6 hours
Religion 3 hours
II. General Electives21 Hours
III.Major Requirements54 Hours
A. Business Core 24 hours
Accounting Principles (ACC) 6 hours
Economics Principles (ECO) 6 hours
Finance (3000/4000 level) (FIN) 3 hours
Marketing (3000/4000 level) (MKT) 3 hours
BUS3101 Business Law 3 hours
BUS3104 Statistical Analysis I 3 hours
B. Management & Business Administration 21 hours
Advanced MGT 3000/4000 level courses 15 hours
Advanced Business Administration Courses
(ACC, BUS, ECO, FIN, MGT, MIS, MKT)
6 hours
C. Advanced Communication and/or Human Behavior & Development courses 9 hours
(3000/4000 level COM and/or HBD)
Totals:120 Hours