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2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

General Business Concentration - Business Administration B.S.

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View information for the Business Administration B.S. , including Learning Objectives for the B.S. and its concentrations.

Al Petrosky, Ph.D., Adviser

Office: Demergasso-Bava Hall 223
Phone: (209) 667-3019

The concentration in General Business is available to students earning the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration .

The General Business concentration is intended for students wishing to take coursework in several functional areas of business. To this end, the student must choose coursework in a minimum of three different functional areas of business administration and computer information systems. The resulting broad overview of business should enable graduates to gain entry into a variety of lower-level management positions in a broad range of businesses.


1. Complete University General Education requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree.

(51 units minimum)

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3. Complete BUS 3100 Business Technical Writing Communication (WP) (English proficiency requirement)

5. Complete the concentration.

The Concentration

(15 units)

Complete 15 units of upper-division (3000- and 4000-numbered courses) coursework in a minimum of three of the six functional areas of Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, Computer Information Systems, and Operations Management within the College of Business Administration. These courses may not include the General Education courses ACC 3005 Personal Financial Planning, CIS 3780 Management Information Systems and Microcomputers, and FIN 3210 Investment Management.


All courses in the General Business concentration must be completed with a letter grade of C– or better.

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