In the 2024-2025 Catalog

B.S. in Communication to Master of Business Administration

The Business Administration minor must be selected as the minor field of study to prepare the student for this degree option.

The undergraduate course options shown below are the recommended classes for students to prepare for this degree option. The Business Administration transition courses listed are to be taken in place of the open electives noted in the B.S. in Communication undergraduate degree plan. Not following the suggested course of study will require the student to take additional courses to prepare for the MBA.

Mathematics
MA 111Pre-Calculus for Aviation3
MA 222Business Statistics3
Social Sciences
EC 210Microeconomics3
EC 211Macroeconomics ((or Lower-Level Social Sciences))3
Minor in Business Administration
ACC 210Financial Accounting3
BA 232Techniques in Business Analytics3
FIN 332Corporate Finance I3
MK 220Marketing3
Open Electives
One class MUST be:
BA 201Principles of Management3
Business Administration Transition
Nine credits are required from the list below:
BA 511Operations Research3
BA 514Strategic Marketing Management in Aviation3
BA 520Organizational Behavior, Theory, and Applications in Aviation3
Year Five
Students must fulfill the required MBA core classes listed below and any remaining courses from the transitional period that have not been completed:
ACC 517Accounting for Decision Making3
BA 523Advanced Aviation Economics3
BA 635Business Policy and Decision Making3
FIN 518Managerial Finance3
Specified Electives12
Total Credits for both B.S. & MBA degrees *144
*

Additional courses may be required if the recommendations above are not followed or if an additional minor is taken.