Business Administration Interdisciplinary (BUS)

BUS 10123     EXPLORING BUSINESS      3 Credit Hours

(Equivalent to BMRT 11000) An introduction to the basic areas of business with an integrated perspective on how the various areas work together. Technological competencies and communicative skills will be developed. Team building opportunities will be announced. This course is open to any major. This course should be taken sometime during student's first 30 semester hours.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

BUS 10195     SPECIAL TOPICS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Special topics course that will be offered on a semester basis with different topics and different faculty.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

BUS 20192     INTERNSHIP IN BUSINESS (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Preparation of research report concurrent with on-the-job experience with cooperating business or other organization.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

BUS 20195     SPECIAL TOPICS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Special topics course that will be offered on a semester basis with different topics and different faculty.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

BUS 20293     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN BUSINESS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Variable topics.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

BUS 30061     BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES      1 Credit Hour

The purpose of this course is to help students develop appropriate approaches to oral communications given organizational cultures and hierarchies, proper business etiquette (regarding dress, dining and behaviors) and other professional business acumen. This course is linked with ENG 30061. Therefore, students must be registered for the matching section of ENG 30061.

Prerequisite: BUS 10123, COMM 15000, ENG 11011 and ENG 21011.

Corequisite: ENG 30061.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

BUS 30062     ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT      3 Credit Hours

This course provides an application of professionals skills required in the workplace. Specifically, students are exposed to research and analysis methods that drive evidence-based conclusions; preparation and delivery of business proposals and reports; face-to-face and virtual team-building and team interaction; professionalism in job-seeking and networking technique; etiquette involved in various messaging technologies; ethical decision making as well as other general business acumen leadership, negotiation, critical thinking, time and self-management, conflict resolution, providing and receiving constructive feedback, etiquette appropriate attire.

Prerequisite: BUS 10123 and COMM 15000; and ENG 11011 or HONR 10197.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

BUS 30187     INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS EXPERIENCE      3 Credit Hours

This is a two to three week course at an international site that explores business in emerging markets across a full range of functions such as marketing, finance, investment, and business strategies.

Prerequisite: ECON 22060 and ECON 22061; and special approval from instructor.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

BUS 30195     SPECIAL TOPICS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Special topics course that will be offered on a semester basis with different topics and different faculty.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

BUS 30234     INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS      3 Credit Hours

Learn how international business is affected by the forces of globalization: opportunities, threats and challenges that ensue from hypercompetition, and the institutional checks and balances necessary to prevent complexity deteriorating into chaos.

Prerequisite: ECON 22060 and ECON 22061.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

BUS 40192     INTERNSHIP IN BUSINESS (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Preparation of research report concurrent with on-the-job experience with cooperating business or other organization.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

BUS 40195     SPECIAL TOPICS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Special topics course that will be offered on a semester basis with different topics and different faculty.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP