Do you dream of owning your own business some day? Or maybe you would be happy working in a corporate or non-profit management position. If you feel a tug to explore the world of business, earning a bachelor degree in business management will open up many career paths for you.
Alvernia’s Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management is offered through its well-regarded, accredited business program. Students learn from faculty who have practical business experience and who share up-to-date insights into the changing global business world.
The business management major prepares students for a variety of entry-level and mid-level management opportunities in small, mid-sized, and large organizations in industry, government, and service-oriented fields.
You can become even more marketable upon graduation by choosing a dual major. Complementary programs include accounting, marketing, and human resource management.
Develop your potential to succeed in the fascinating and fast-paced world of business. Plan now to enroll in Alvernia University’s business program!
Liberal Arts Core (54/55 Credits)
*General Elective Requirements (as needed)**
Business Major Requirements (58 Credits):
BUS 101 Financial Accounting
BUS 200 Managerial Accounting I -OR- BUS 250 Accounting Principles
BUS 206 Management Principles
BUS 207 Marketing Principles
BUS 280 Human Resource Management
BUS 305 Accounting Information Systems -OR- BUS 311 Principles of Marketing Info Systems (CIS 311)
BUS 312 International Business I
BUS 320 Labor Relations
BUS 332 Operations Management
BUS 342 Business Law
BUS 410 Financial Analysis
BUS 411 Corporate Finance
BUS 426 Strategic Management
BUS 431 Entrepreneurship
BUS 438 Business Seminar
BUS 450 Organizational Leadership
ECON 248 Macroeconomics
ECON 249 Microeconomics
MAT 208 Introductory Statistics
*Students entering the program with 70+ transferable credits or an associates degree must complete 30/31 Liberal Arts Core credits.
**A total of 123 credits and 3 credits in a human diversity course are required to complete a Bachelor’s degree. To adhere to Franciscan Values, community service hours are also required. In addition, at least 30 credits at the 300/400 level must be taken at Alvernia University.
See course descriptions for more information. Feel free to request more information about the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management.
Opportunities abound as Alvernia offers several different business degree programs, each instructed by business-savvy faculty with real-world expertise. Click here to explore business.