General Business Track

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School
School of Arts and Sciences
Career
Business managers in a variety of functions

Mission

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program educates and forms ethical and proficient business professionals who serve and lead in manners consistent with Franciscan values.

Purpose

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program educates and forms ethical and proficient business professionals who serve and lead in manners consistent with Franciscan values. Students may select one of 5 curriculum tracks (Analytics, General Business Administration, Health Administration, Management and Marketing) that best fits their vocational path.

 Enrollment

Students can be accepted into the program starting in the Fall 2018 semester.  Students may enroll on a full-time or part-time basis.  Both entering freshman and transfer students may begin the program.

Applications Procedure

Students should complete the online application for admission. Make sure you indicate Business Administration as your selected program.  Please direct questions related to the online application to the Office of Admissions, 225-490-1619.

Tuition:

See the Published Tuition & Fee Schedule available from the Admissions Office or on our website.

Financial Assistance:

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University has financial aid counselors available to assist students with the financial aid process.  All students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To complete the FAFSA, visit fafsa.ed.gov.

Transferability

Credit earned at a regionally accredited college or university is transferable provided the course is equivalent in content to the course offered at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University. Credit for college level achievement may be awarded through the CLEP and/or AP examination. See Transfer Equivalencies regarding transferability of courses taken at other regionally accredited colleges and universities.

Accreditation

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees.  Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University.

Requirements

Applicants to the program must meet with a faculty advisor to develop a degree plan.  All degree plans must be approved by the Dean of Arts and Sciences. Requirements for acceptance into the program are the same as for acceptance to Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University.

Curriculum

Curriculum Notes:

Total hours for Bachelor of Business degree: General Business Track (120 Credit Hours) 

 BBA electives may be taken from BADM, ALYT, HADM, MRKT, or MGMT courses

Ethics/Philosophy electives may be taken from PHIL 2315, PHIL 2320, THEO 3345, THEO 3350, or THEO 3360

Humanities electives may be taken from ART, ENGL, HIST, HUMN, MUSI, PHIL, RELS, or SPAN courses; 6 hours must be from the same discipline.

Natural Sciences electives may be taken from BIOL, CHEM, PHYS or PHSC courses

Social Sciences electives may be taken from ANTH, ECON, HIST, POLI, PSYC, RELS or SOCI courses.