Undergraduate Certificate in Business Administration

Program Description

The Undergraduate Certificate in Business Administration introduces students to the fundamental concepts of business, including: economics, marketing, accounting, finance, law, management, and business communication. The certificate emphasizes practical business skills that can be put into use immediately in any business setting.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Differentiate and discuss the functional components of business – economics, marketing, accounting, finance, law, and management.
  2. Assess interrelationship between business and the external variables such as suppliers, social forces of government, and the community.
  3. Identify and explain the possible advantages and barriers to doing business in a global marketplace, and understand the role of communications and its importance for problem solving.
  4. Understand the basic concepts of the legal system and process especially as it pertains to the conduct of commerce, including dispute resolution and among various business entities.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS (9 credit hours)

BUS 300 Foundations of Business3 credit hours
BUS 315 Introduction to Business Writing3 credit hours
BUS 317 Introduction to Business Law3 credit hours