Business Administration Prerequisites

The Bachelor of Science Business Administration (BSBA) degree program has prerequisite requirements for admission into the program along with additional graduation requirements.

Prerequisite Coursework must be fulfilled prior to entry into BSBA program (transfer work or CLEP):

  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Principles of Accounting II (Basic college level accounting skills are necessary to be successful in this program. Other college course titles and descriptions may be considered to fulfill this requirement.) If the 60 credit hour requirement is met, but not the accounting prerequisites, we offer an 8 week class, worth 4 credit hours, that meets the accounting prerequisites. The cost of the course will be an out-of-pocket expense.
  • Introduction to Computers/Applications  (Some experience/training may be considered to fulfill this requirement)

6 additional hours of business related coursework must be completed prior to graduation. Some examples would include: Introduction to Business, Business Communication, Principles of Management, Small Business Management, Human Resource Management, etc. These requirements can be fulfilled by transfer work, prior learning experience, or CLEP.


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