Dec 07, 2021  
2019-2020 
    
2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration Department


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The Business Administration Department is designed to prepare students to investigate the fundamentals of business, with emphasis on understanding the social and economic environments in which we live, as well as preparing students for the challenging roles and opportunities in the management and administration of complex organizations. The curriculum objectives will enable students to be competent and competitive and to function in both the public and private sectors. Students will learn the applications of business principles in a free market economy.  Upper-division students will be required to have access to laptop computers.

At the upper-division level, students choose a concentration in one of the following areas: Administration-entrepreneurship, finance, or marketing. These concentrations will enhance the student’s knowledge in his or her pursuit of a career-directed program designed by the student and his or her advisor. Our emphasis at Heritage University is to provide quality learning experiences via classroom instruction with professionals who, in addition to their advanced degrees, have current practical experience in these fields. We encourage our students to participate in job shadowing and internship programs.

Learning Outcomes for Business Administration Graduates

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of business concepts, principles, standards and processes.
  2. Demonstrate ability to analyze situations, identify opportunities, develop strategies, and solve problems.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to use accounting and financial information and tools to assist in management planning, controlling, and decision-making.
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of the legal and ethical responsibilities of business organizations.
  5. Demonstrate proficiency in communication and interpersonal skills necessary in promoting inclusiveness and engaging diverse people in the business environment.
What kinds of jobs are available for business administration graduates?
  • Marketing manager
  • Sales manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Production manager
  • Program manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • General manager

Degrees and Programs Offered

The Business Administration Department offers courses to complete the following degrees and programs:

Programs

    Associate of ArtsBachelor of ArtsCertificate

    Courses

      Business AdministrationEconomicsFinanceHealth Care Administration

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