Economics B.B.A.

A 15-hour B.B.A. major (beyond the 3 hours of Economics required in the Business Foundation), a 12-hour B.B.A. minor, or an 18 hour B.A./B.S. minor is available. This major is preparation for careers in banking, global commerce, government services, corporate business, and to prepare for graduate school.

 

120 MINIMUM HOURS

36 UPPER LEVEL HOURS

30 HOURS AT UMHB

Degree Requirements

Academic Core - 40 hours

see Bachelor of Business Administration Degree Academic Core

Professional Business Foundation – 24 hours

BACC 2310Survey of Accounting

3

BADM 1301Introduction to Business

3

BADM 2311Personal Financial Planning

3

BCIS 1301Information Systems for Business Impact

3

BECO 2310Principles of Economics

3

BLAW 2311Business Law

3

BQBA 2301Introduction to Quantitative Methods

3

BQBA 2302Business Data Analysis

3

Professional Business Core – 30 hours

BADM 3311Global Competition and International Business

3

BADM 3315Business Communication

3

BADM 4090Practical Experience

0

BADM 4341Business Ethics

3

BFIN 3311Principles of Finance

3

BMGT 3310Fundamentals of Management

3

BMGT 4349Strategic Management & Policy

3

BMKT 3311Principles of Marketing

3

BCIS 3312Management Information Systems

3

BSYS 3325Production Operations Management

3

BLDR 3350Christian Principles in Business Leadership

3

B.B.A. Economics Major Required Courses – 15 hours

12 hours (6 upper level ) at UMHB

12 hours minimum upper level

BECO 3320Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory

3

BECO 3321Intermediate Microeconomic Theory

3

BECO 3312Money and Banking

3

BECO 4350History of Economic Thought

3

and

BECO 4370International Economics

3

or

POLS 4318International Political Economics

3

A 2.50 GPA is required in the major for graduation.

BADM 4090: 300 hours of practical work experience in major required through full- or part-time employment, paid or unpaid internships, apprenticeships, or volunteer work.

Business Electives - 3 hours upper level

or

Business Specialization - 9 hours

or

Business Area Minor - 12 hours

or

Second Business Major - 15-21 hours

or

Non-business Minor - 18-24 hours

Suggested Schedule for B.B.A. Economics Major:

Freshman Fall

BADM 1301Introduction to Business

3

Fine Arts

ENGL 1321Rhetoric & Composition I

3

BCIS 1301Information Systems for Business Impact

3

CSBS 1311Engaging the Old Testament

3

UMHB 1002Chapel

0

UMHB 1101Freshman Seminar

1

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Freshman Spring

World Ideas or Philosophy or Non-US History

3

ENGL 1322Rhetoric & Composition II

3

EXAC Activity Course

1

CSBS 1312Engaging the New Testament

3

MATH 1306College Algebra

3

Elective

3

UMHB 1002Chapel

0

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Sophomore Fall

BACC 2310Survey of Accounting

3

BECO 2310Principles of Economics

3

BQBA 2301Introduction to Quantitative Methods

3

COMM 1320Public Speaking

3

ENGL Literature

3

UMHB 1002Chapel

0

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Sophomore Spring

BADM 2311Personal Financial Planning

3

BQBA 2302Business Data Analysis

3

BLAW 2311Business Law

3

Social Science

Scientific Inquiry or Natural Science

3

EXAC Activity Course

1

UMHB 1002Chapel

0

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Junior Fall

BFIN 3311Principles of Finance

3

BECO 3320Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory

3

BMGT 3310Fundamentals of Management

3

BMKT 3311Principles of Marketing

3

BCIS 3312Management Information Systems

3

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Junior Spring

Social Science (Different than above)

3

BECO 3321Intermediate Microeconomic Theory

3

BSYS 3325Production Operations Management

3

BLDR 3350Christian Principles in Business Leadership

3

Upper Level Business Elective

3

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Senior Fall

BADM 3311Global Competition and International Business

3

BECO 3312Money and Banking

3

BADM 4341Business Ethics

3

BECO 4350History of Economic Thought

3

Elective

3

BADM 4090Practical Experience

0

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0

Senior Spring

BMGT 4349Strategic Management & Policy

3

BECO 4370International Economics

3

or

POLS 4318International Political Economics

3

Lab Science

4

Elective

3

UMHB 1005Fine Arts Experience

0