BS Business: Business Management

Description:
If you desire to build a strong foundation in business leadership, consider the Bachelor of Science (BS) in Business Management degree. Offered through CCU’s College/School of Business, this degree program is perfect for learners who seek a career in corporate, nonprofit, or public administration.

Individuals who complete the business management curriculum develop the management, interpersonal, and technical skills necessary to succeed in today’s complex business environment.  Our students learn to manage strategically, communicate effectively, and apply cutting edge business principles in ways that create value for the organizations in which they work.  Taught by qualified Christian faculty our courses are rooted in the principles of the Christian faith and encourage the practice of servant leadership.

Expected Outcomes:

  • Understand and apply the principles governing business and their implementation in a for-profit or non-profit business organization BU 1
  • Evaluate business situations from a Christian perspective and formulate effective, efficient, & ethical decisions BU 2
  • Communicate effectively in personal and business settings BU 3
  • Demonstrate an understanding of strategy and planning related to organizational growth and management BU 4
  • Comprehend the complexities of the global economy BU 5

Concentrations Available in Business Management:

•  Accounting
•  Sports Management
•  Marketing
•  Entrepreneurship
•  Information Technology


Arts & Sciences Core (39)

College English 1 (3)
College English 2 (3)
Survey of Multicultural Literature(3)
History of Christianity (3)
History of the Restoration Movement (3)
Humanities Electives (6)
Public Speaking (3)
Statistics (3)
Natural Science (6)
Introductory Psychology (3)
Economics (3)


Biblical Studies & Theology Core (30)

History and Literature of Israel (3)
Jesus and the Church (3)
Biblical Interpretation (3)
Basic Bible Doctrines (4)
Modern Ethical Problems (2)
Philosophy of Religion (3)
Intro to Evangelism (3)
Bible and Culture Seminar (3)
Theology of Work (3)
Business Ethics (3)


Business Management Major (33 hours)

Organizational Management (3)
Accounting I (3)
Accounting II (3)
Marketing (3)
Human Resource Management (3)
Finance (3)
Strategic Management (3)
Management Information Technology (3)
Leadership (3)
*Mentoring Experience (3)
* Internship (3)
Business Electives (12)


Open Electives (6)

Concentration Requirements (replacing 12 hours of Business Electives):
Accounting Concentration (18 hours)
• Financial Reporting & Analysis (3 hrs)
• Cost Accounting (3 hrs)
• Accounting Information Systems (3 hrs)
•  Non-Profit & Government Accounting (3 hrs)
•  Fundamentals of Tax Accounting (3 hrs)
•  Auditing and Professional Ethics (3 hrs)
•  Management of Information Technology (3 hrs) is not required in the Business Core for this Concentration
•  Plus 3 hours of Open Electives rather than 6 hours

 Sports Management Concentration (12 hours)
•  Principles of Sports Management (3 hrs)
•  Legal Issues in Sports Management (3 hrs)
•  Sports Marketing & Public Relations (3 hrs)
•  Sports in Society (3 hrs)
•  Plus 6 hours of Open Electives

 Marketing Concentration (15 hours)
•  Journalism and Public Relations (3 hrs)
•  Business Communication (3 hrs)
•  Advanced Marketing (3 hrs)
•  Marketing Research (3 hrs)
•  Internet & Social Media Marketing (3 hrs)
•  Plus 3 hours of Open Electives

 Entrepreneurship Concentration (12 hours)
•  Introduction to Entrepreneurship (3 hrs)
•  Workplace Innovation and Strategic Planning (3 hrs)
•  Business Law (3 hrs)
•  Managerial Economics (3 hrs)
•  Plus 6 hours of Open Electives

 Information Technology Concentration (12 hours)
•  Information Technology Systems Design and Development (3 hrs)
•  Introduction to Modern Analysis and Programming (3 hrs)
•  Issues in Management of Information Systems (3 hrs)
•  Business Intelligence Tools and Application (3 hrs)
•  Plus 6 hours of Open Electives