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Business Administration Degree Requirements

As part of University of the Cumberlands' Bachelor’s degree requirements, each student must complete at least 128 semester hours, including those within the major and the coursework required in the sections of General Education listed below:

  • The English Language
  • Christian Faith and Values
  • Natural and Mathematical Sciences
  • Cultural and Aesthetic Values
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences

University of the Cumberlands' Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration earned through the Business Online Program requires 54 semester hours of coursework as follows:

Required courses: (30 hours)

BAOL 131 Principles of Accounting I
BAOL 132 Principles of Accounting II
BUOL 135 Macroeconomics
BUOL 136 Microeconomics
BUOL 300 Probability and Sampling
BUOL 330 Legal Environment of Business
BUOL 331 Principles of Management
BUOL 334 Principles of Marketing
BUOL 335 Financial Management
BUOL 438 Business Policy & Strategy

Plus twenty-four (24) hours of upper division electives from Accounting and/or Business Administration, and/or no more than six (6) hours of Management Information Systems.


Elective courses: (24 hours from the following)

BUOL 332 Business Communications
BUOL 336 Money, Banking & Credit
BUOL 337 Investments
BUOL 338 Managerial Economics
BUOL 339 Human Resource Management
BUOL 401 Personal Finance
BUOL 430 Advertising
BUOL 431 Entrepreneurship
BUOL 433 Services Marketing
BUOL 434 Sports Marketing
BUOL 435 Consumer Behavior
BUOL 436 International Business
BUOL 437 Business Law
BUOL 439 Professional Development
BUOL 450 Business Ethics
BUOL 451 Marketing Communications and Public Relations
BUOL 490 Special Projects in Business

A minimum grade of “C” is required for all courses in the major.

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For a full description of the program and business degree requirements, see the Undergraduate Catalog. (Click here to download Acrobat Reader.)

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