General Business Track

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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.

The program provides students an understanding of the major business functions including general business, accounting, management, marketing, analytics, entrepreneurship, and health service administration. Students can select one of four curriculum tracks (General Business, Management, Analytics, and Health Administration) that best fits their vocational path.

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

Business at FranU

Program Mission

The mission of the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program is to form ethical, adaptive and competent business professionals through effective instruction, scholarship, engagement, and service in a diverse, interdisciplinary, learner-centered environment.

Program Goals

  • Educate ethical leaders with demonstrated proficiency in an array of business disciplines
  • Foster a sense of vocation to serve the community as innovative business experts
  • Create lifelong active learners
  • Prepare graduates for current and future careers in demand within our region and state

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

  1. Explain the key functions of business
  2. Apply critical business reasoning that contributes to organizational success
  3. Exhibit professional communication skills
  4. Apply ethical and legal directives in making responsible business, strategic decisions
  5. Exemplify professional behaviors as personified by Franciscan core values

FAQs

Does the BBA Program have business accreditation?

Currently, we are Educational Members of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). The BBA Program cannot be considered for IACBE accreditation until after the first class of graduates and the accreditation process has been completed.

IACBE official statement: The School of Arts and Sciences at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University is an Educational Member of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) and has affirmed its commitment to excellence in business education.

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

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.