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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, B.B.A.

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The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program builds on the general curriculum. Students complete a comprehensive business curriculum with the functional emphasis on management.

Degree Requirements

Students receiving a Bachelor of Business Administration degree must complete a minimum total of 180 Quarter Credit hours of instruction.

Core Curriculum Offerings

Area I: Humanities, Health and Wellness 25 Quarter Credit Hours
Area II: Social Sciences 15 Quarter Credit Hours
Area III:
Sciences, Mathematics and Computers
20 Quarter Credit Hours

Total: 60 Quarter Credit Hours

Business Administration Degree Offerings

Area IV: Foundation to Major 30 Quarter Credit Hours
Area V: Major Courses 60 Quarter Credit Hours
Area VI: Elective/Minor (Either Choose an Elective 30 CHs or Minor 25 required CHs +5 CHs elective) 30 Quarter Credit Hours

Total: 120 Quarter Credit Hours

Total Bachelor’s Degree Requirements: 180 Quarter Credit Hours

Areas I, II, III

Area I: Humanities, Health, and Wellness              25 Quarter Credit Hours 

A. Learning Theory & Critical Thinking                                         15 credit hours

B. Emotional Intelligence & Wellness                                            10 credit hours

Area II: Social Sciences                                              15 Quarter Credit Hours             

A. Global Awareness – Diversity & Human Existence                  10 credit hours

ECO, FLM, HIS, HUM, ENG, PSY (+101), POL, SOC, Any Foreign Language


B. Social Inequality & Integrative Change                                       5 credit hours

Suggest for BBA relevancy – MGT 325  

Area III: Science, Mathematics, & Computers          20 Quarter Credit Hours 

A & B Contemporary Scientific Paradigms                                      20 credit hours

Area A. MAT 101 College Algebra  

Area A. CIM 101 Introduction to Computers   

 Area B. Choose 5 Credit Hours from any of the following: BIO, CHM, ENV, PHS, MSC, NTR, SHS

MAT 102   is required for prerequisites and recommended to be taken in Area III

Bachelor’s Core Curriculum (60 Quarter Credit Hours)  

Area VI: Minors/Electives

30 Quarter Credit Hours (Allow “C” or better required in a Minor; “D” or better in an Elective)

  • Choose a Minor of 25 credit hours and 5 elective credit hours OR choose 30 credit hours of elective courses not previously taken, with at least 15 credit hours at 300 level or above. 

Additional Completion Requirements:

  1. Completion of at least four years of prescribed study, with at least 25% of coursework being earned at Life University.
  2. Satisfactory completion of all in Areas IV – V courses with a minimum grade of “C” or better.
  3. Satisfactory completion of all courses with a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  4. A recommendation for graduation based on completion of the Exit Exam by the Dept. of Business faculty. Once declared a degree candidate by the Registrar’s Office, students will be invited to sit for the Exit Exam session most proximate to his/her eligible graduation ceremony. Failure to apply for graduation and/or failure to sit for the Exit Exam will preclude the student from graduation until the exam is taken.
  5. Completion of SLP requirements documented on co-curricular transcript.
  6. File a petition to graduate.
  7. Administrative and student reviews of records
    1. Registrar Office – Complete a formal academic records review
    2. Complete Exit Counseling, if applicable, online at www.StudentAid.gov
    3. Student Accounting – rectify any account balance

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