The Bachelors of Science in Business Administration degree provides a general background in the Major areas of business enterprise, management, accounting, finance, marketing, legal issues, and planning. Students may also elect to gain specialized knowledge by choosing an area of emphasis in entrepreneurship, finance, or human resources. Degree- seeking students complete a core curriculum consisting of twelve courses in the selected major and a guided independent research project. The independent research project allows students to apply theories and concepts learned in the classroom to real-world situation. Students are given the flexibility to complete general education requirements by taking general education courses offered in the School of Graduate and Professional Studies, transferring prior credits earned at other accredited colleges or universities, completing competency exams, or providing personal portfolio.View the Business Administration section of the academic bulletin for the traditional program.