Total program credits needed for graduation: 180
One academic quarter is three months. You will have a three-week
break between each quarter.
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|BUS1003†||Developing Business Thinking||6 quarter credits|
42 course quarter credits.
|BUS3003‡||Developing a Business Perspective OR||6 quarter credits|
|BUS3007§||Developing a Business Perspective||6 quarter credits|
|BUS3011||Fundamentals of Management||3 quarter credits|
|BUS3012||Fundamentals of Leadership||3 quarter credits|
|BUS3021||Fundamentals of Business Law||3 quarter credits|
|BUS3022||Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management||3 quarter credits|
|BUS3030||Fundamentals of Marketing and Sales||6 quarter credits|
|BUS3040||Fundamentals of Human Resource Management||6 quarter credits|
|BUS3050||Fundamentals of Organizational Communication||6 quarter credits|
|BUS3061||Fundamentals of Accounting||3 quarter credits|
|BUS3062||Fundamentals of Finance||3 quarter credits|
24 course quarter credits. Choose from the following:
|IT4200||Data Governance and Stewardship||3 quarter credits|
|BUS4200||Identifying Core Business Processes and Master Data||3 quarter credits|
|BUS4210||Data Identification and Collection Strategies||3 quarter credits|
|BUS4220||Data Mining and Analysis in Business||3 quarter credits|
|BUS4230||Data Modeling Strategies and Tools in Business||3 quarter credits|
|BUS4240*||Data Interpretation and Statistical Analysis in Business||3 quarter credits|
|BUS4250*||Advanced Data Interpretation and Statistical Analysis in Business||3 quarter credits|
|IT4350||Information Solutions and Delivery Strategies||3 quarter credits|
Choose 63 credits of additional undergraduate courses. Learners with
limited information technology knowledge may need to take IT1000 as
part of their elective courses.
Taken during learner's final quarter.
|BUS4993||Business Capstone Project||6 quarter credits|
*This course has a prerequisite. Contact an enrollment counselor or refer to the course descriptions for more information.
†Learners who are determined to need additional support developing academic and professional writing and reading skills based on academic assessment must take BUS1003 during their first quarter.
‡Learners who have completed BUS1003 are required to take BUS3003.
§Learners who are not required to take BUS1003 are placed in BUS3007.
║Learners who have completed BUS1003 choose 33 quarter credits of additional undergraduate courses.
Each unit consists of readings, discussions, and other activities
you will be expected to complete throughout the week. Assignments are
due on Sundays, though not every course requires an assignment each
In each course, you will receive a detailed scoring guide that describes expectations for every graded assignment.
Grades are based on your participation in weekly reading discussions and completion of assignments. You will also be assessed on your ability to demonstrate an understanding of expected outcomes for your program or specialization. These outcomes are based on the needs and performance standards of your field or discipline.
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If you have elective courses in your specialization, you may be able to use them to fulfill both your degree and concentration requirements at the same time. However, completing a concentration may extend your total credits beyond the requirements of your degree. Concentrations available for this specialization include: