20-21 Bacone College Academic Catalog


18.5. Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Emphasis in Management

Management is a field concerned with applying social, psychological and economic theories of human behavior to problems of designing, leading and motivating the individuals that make up an organization.  Success in this area requires a broad range of understanding in the areas of finance and accounting, marketing, law, information system and decision science as it applies to the organization. Students in the area aspire to be leaders in business or non-profit organizations.  Bacone’s program seeks to provide students with a broad knowledge-base which will prepare them to be successful in a wide variety of organizations.


Successful completion of the program requires students to meet the Bacone’s general education requirements, the School of Business and Finance’s core requirements and the required course of study for the focus on management. All courses taken to satisfy the management focus require a grade of ‘C’.


Recommended Course Sequence Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Emphasis in Management

First Year Fall Semester

MGT 2223      Principles of Management

MTH 1513      College Algebra

ACC 2113       Financial Accounting

ENG 1113       English Composition I

CLE 1103       First Year Seminar

HPE ___1       HPE Course (1 Credit HR)

16 Total Credit Hours


First Year Spring Semester

ACC 2123      Managerial Accounting

HIS____3       History

ENG 1213      English Composition II

MKT 2283      Principles of Marketing

________3      Guided Elective

HPE ____1     HPE Course (1 Credit Hour)

16 Credit Hours


Second Year Fall Semester  

_______3        Guided Elective         

BUS 2143       Business Law I           

ECN 2513       Microeconomics        

SPC 1713        Speaking & Thinking Critically         

_______4        Science w/lab (4 CR HR)      

16 Total Credit Hours


Second Year Spring Semester

REL ___3       Religion Course

FIN 3113        Business Finance

MGT 4553      Quantitative Methods in Business

ECN 2613       Macroeconomics

AIS ____3      American Indian Studies

15 Credit Hours


Third Year Fall Semester                                   

CIS 3213         Technology Application in Business             

MGT 3253      Statistical Reasoning                     

MGT 3323      Human Resource Management     

ACC 3213       Cost Accounting                           

LOGIC 3213   Introduction to Critical Thinking and Informal Logic          

15 Credit Hours                                                     


Third Year Spring Semester

MKT 3313      Marketing Research

FIN 3553         Money & Banking

AES 2003       Creativity: Treasuring the Arts

LIT ____3       Literature Course

_______3        Guided Elective

15 Credit Hours


Fourth Year Fall Semester                                 

MGT ___3      Upper Level Management             

MGT 4113      Organizational Behavior and Leadership Theory      

ACC 4213      Federal Tax Accounting                

MKT ___3      Upper Level Marketing                 

CIS 4113         Management Information Systems

15 Credit Hours                                                     



Fourth Year Spring Semester

MGT 3313      Production & Operations Management

BUS 4954       Problems in Business

_______3        General Elective

_______3        General Elective

BUS 4013       Business Ethics

16 Credit Hours


124 Total Credit hours for Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Emphasis in Management