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Bachelor of Business Administration Curriculum

The BBA program consists of a total of 126 credit hours, divided as follows: 
 

General Education Requirements 45 cr hrs
Business Core 45 cr hrs
Major requirements and electives 30 cr hrs
Free Electives 6 cr hrs
Total 126 cr hrs



I.  GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (45 cr hrs) 

All students are required to complete a minimum of 45 credit hours of the university general education requirements (GER), which help them developing an understanding of the ethical and social issues that are of concern to the local, regional and global communities. Students will gain an appreciation and understanding of the fields of humanities, arts, social sciences and natural sciences. GER requirements are listed below.

  • English and Communication skills (12 cr hrs)
Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
ENGL 100 Intensive English 0
ENGL 101 English 101 3
ENGL 102 English 102 3
ENGL 201 Writing Skills 3
ENGL 202 Communication & Presentation Skills 3
Total Number of Credits 12
  • Basic Skills (12 cr hrs)
Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
CSCE 101 Computer & Information Skills 3
MATH 110 Concepts of Mathematics 3
MATH 201 Introduction to Probability & Statistics 3
HUMA101 Introduction to Logic and Critical Thinking 2
HUMA102 Introduction to Ethics 1
Total Number of Credits 12
  • General Knowledge (21 cr hrs)
Course # Course Name Cr. Hrr.
NSCI 103 Selected Topics in Natural Sciences 3
SSCI 103* Selected Topics in Social Sciences 3
HUMA 103 Selected Topics in Humanities & Arts 3
NSCI / SSCI / HUMA An Elective Course in one of the above three categories 3
SSCI 101 Selected Topics in Egyptian and Arab Heritage 3
SSCI 102 Selected Topics in World Cultures and Diversity 3
COMM 401 Internship & Service learning 3
Total Number of Credits 21
Total Number of Credits for GER 45

*Students majoring in Business Administration must take ECON 201 Macroeconomics to fulfil the social sciences requirement.

 

II.  BUSINESS CORE (45 cr hrs) 
All business students are required to take the courses below:

  Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
Accounting ACCT 201 Financial Accounting 3
ACCT 202 Managerial Accounting 3
 
Business Administration BSAD 301 Business Ethics 3
BSAD 401 Business Law 3
BSAD 420 Strategic Management 3
 
Economics ECON 202 Microeconomics 3
 
Finance FINC 301 Introduction to Finance 3
FINC 401 Corporate Financial Management 3
 
Management MGMT 201 Fundamentals of Management 3
MGMT 303 Human Resources Management 3
 
Marketing MKTG 301 Principles of Marketing 3
MKTG 307 Marketing Research 3
 
Management of Information Systems MOIT 301 Information Systems and Technologies 3
 
Operations Management OPMG 301 Operations Management 3
OPMG 302 Quantitative Methods for Business 3
Total Number of Credits 45

     

     

    III.   MAJORS (30 cr hrs) 

    Each student should take 30 credit hours in a major selected from the courses prescribed under each major. Students must take at least three 400 level business courses in their major. Majors offered include:

    1. General Business 
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    ACCT 301 Strategic Management Accounting 3
    OPMG 303 Introduction to Supply Chain Management 3
    MGMT 302 Intro to Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management 3
    MKTG 401 International Marketing 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    • Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses to be selected from the following courses, not to exceed one course from any single area:
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MKTG 302 Consumer Behavior 3
    MKTG 403 Integrated Marketing Communications 3
     
    BSAD 302 International Business 3
    BSAD 402 Corporate Governance 3
     
    MGMT 403 Change Management 3
    MGMT 404 Service Management 3
     
    MOIT 302 Database Management Systems 3
    MOIT 303 E-business 3
     
    OPMG 304 Quality Management 3
    OPMG 403 Simulation Modeling and Business Dynamics 3
     
    FINC 303 Financial Statements Analysis 3
    FINC 405 International Finance 3
     
    ACCT 302 Accounting and Financial Information Systems 3
    ACCT 303 Cost Accounting 3
     
    BSAD 490 Selected Topics in Business 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Business 3
         
    1. Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MGMT 302 Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management 3
    FINC 304 Entrepreneurial Finance 3
    MGMT 402 Innovation and Product/Service Development 3
    OPMG 303 Introduction to Supply Chain Management 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    • Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses from the following:
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MGMT 301 Organizational Behavior 3
    MGMT 401 Negotiations & Conflict Management 3
    MGMT 403 Change Management 3
    MGMT 404 Service Management 3
    BSAD 490 Selected Topics in Business 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Business 3
    BSAD 302 International Business 3
    MKTG 302 Consumer Behavior 3
    OPMG 303 Introduction to Supply Chain 3
    OPMG 405 Project Management 3
    1. Operations & Supply Chain Management
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    OPMG 303 Introduction to Supply Chain Management 3
    OPMG 304 Introduction to Quality Management 3
    OPMG 401 Operations Management in Services 3
    OPMG 420 Operations Strategy 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    • Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses from the following
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    OPMG 402 Logistics and Materials Management 3
    OPMG 403 Simulation Modelling and Business Dynamics 3
    OPMG 405 Project Management 3
    OPMG 406 Inventory Management 3
    BSAD 490 Selected Topics in Business 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Business 3
    ACCT 301 Strategic Management Accounting 3
    ACCT 303 Cost Accounting 3
    MGMT 302 Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management 3
    MGMT 402 Innovation and Product/Service Development 3
    MGMT 401 Negotiations and Conflict Management 3
    MOIT 303 E-business 3
    1. Management of Information Technology
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MOIT 302 Database Management Systems 3
    MOIT 305 Enterprise Systems 3
    MOIT 401 Systems Analysis and Development 3
    MOIT 420 Information Technology Strategy 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    •  Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses from the following:
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MOIT 303 E-business 3
    MOIT 304 Networks and Telecommunication 3
    MOIT 306 Data Mining 3
    MOIT 307 Introduction to Programming 3
    MOIT 308 Decision Support Systems 3
    MOIT 402 Legal and Ethical Issues in IT 3
    BSAD 490 Special Topics in Business 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Business 3
    ACCT 302 Accounting and Financial Information Systems 3
    OPMG 403 Simulation Modeling and Business Dynamics 3
    OPMG 405 Project Management 3
    1. Finance
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    FINC 303 Financial Statement Analysis 3
    FINC 403 Capital Markets and Portfolio Management 3
    FINC 405 International Finance 3
    ACCT 301 Strategic Management Accounting 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    • Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses from the following:
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    FINC 302 Money and Banking 3
    FINC 402 Advanced Corporate Finance 3
    FINC 404 Options and Derivatives 3
    FINC 406 Mergers & Acquisitions 3
    FINC 407 Venture Capital and Private Equity 3
    BSAD 490 Special Topics in Business 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Business 3
    ACCT 302 Accounting and Financial Information Systems 3
    ACCT 303 Cost Accounting 3
    1. Marketing
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MKTG 302 Consumer Behavior 3
    MKTG 401 International Marketing 3
    MKTG 403 Integrated Marketing Communications 3
    MKTG 470 Marketing Strategy 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    • Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses from the following:
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MKTG 303 Distribution Channels Management 3
    MKTG 304 Brand Management 3
    MKTG 305 B2B Marketing 3
    MKTG 306 Sales Management 3
    MKTG 404 Customer Relationship Management 3
    BSAD 490 Special Topics in Business 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Business 3
    MGMT 404 Service Management 3
    MGMT 402 Innovation and Product/Service Development 3
    MOIT 303 E-Business 3
    OPMG 303 Introduction to Supply Chain Management 3
    1. Integrated Marketing Communication
      • Major Requirements (18 cr hrs)
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    COMM 301 Intro to Mass Communication 3
    MKTG 403 Integrated Marketing Communications 3
    MKTG 308 Visual Communication and Graphics 3
    MKTG 404 Advertising and Promotion Management 3
    BSAD 480 Graduation Project I 3
    BSAD 481 Graduation Project II 3
    • Major Electives (12 cr hrs): Four (4) courses from the following:
    Course # Course Name Cr. Hr.
    MKTG 302 Consumer Behaviour 3
    MKTG 304 Brand Management 3
    MKTG 405 Public Relations 3
    MKTG 406 Mass Media Research 3
    MKTG 407 Social Marketing 3
    MKTG 408 Mass Media Ethics and Responsibilities 3
    MKTG 306 Sales Management 3
    MKTG 470 Marketing Strategy 3
    MKTG 404 Customer Relationship Management 3
    BSAD 490 Selected Topics in Marketing Communication 3
    BSAD 499 Independent Studies in Marketing Communication 3

    IV.  FREE ELECTIVES (6 cr hrs) 

    Students may choose up to 6 credit hours of preferably non-business general elective courses in consultation with their advisor.

     

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