What courses are involved in pursuing a BBA?

“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.”
– Henry Ford

Typically, a general business administration degree will include training in your base business skills such as marketing, human resources, accounting, advanced business software and small business/project management. In addition, students will be involved in courses that promote critical thinking, logic skills, decision-making, ethics and problem-solving. Graduating with a bachelor’s degree in business management will ensure your abilities to become a great organizer, to control daily operations, and to describe and implement planning for many different types of managerial positions.

If you are choosing a specified degree in management, for instance, a position in the healthcare industry or one in the construction field, you will not only focus on the core courses required with each management degree, but you will choose to take courses specific to the field you are following.

Core Courses may include:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Business Law and Ethics
  • Financial Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Business Statistics
  • Operations Research
  • Financial Mathematics

The specializations may include:

  • Real Estate
  • Finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accounting
  • Legal Management
  • International Business
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Public Relations
  • Design Management
  • Healthcare
  • Construction

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