Four-Year Plan

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
2013-2014 Catalog Year

Download the 2013-2014 Four Year Plan

This 4-Year Plan is only a suggested guide for planning course selections.

Official course selections should be made with the guidance of an academic advisor and will depend on an individual student's situation.
Specific information regarding majors, minors, course descriptions, policies and procedures can be found in the university catalog.

Fall Spring
YEAR I

ENG1000: Introduction to Academic Writing

or IDS1600: Culture, Diversity and Expression

4

IDS1600: Culture, Diversity and Expression or 

ENG2010: Introduction to Research Writing

4
MTH0990: Preparatory Math or General Education Course 3-4

MTH1100: College Algebra, MTH1110: Contemporary Math or Elective

3-4
General Education Course 3-4
General Education Course 3-4
BUS1020: Foundations of Management 3
MKT2300: Principles of Marketing 3
Total Semester Hours     13-15 Total Semester Hours     13-15
YEAR II

ENG2010: Introduction to Research Writing or 

IDS2000: Wellness and Social Responsibility

4

IDS2000: Wellness and Social Responsibility or

General Education Course

3-4
General Education Course 3-4
General Education Course 3-4
ECN2030: Principles of Economics 4 General Education Course 3-4
MTH2320: General Statistics 3 ACC2020: Principles of Managerial Accounting 3
Total Semester Hours     14-15 Total Semester Hours     12-15
YEAR III
General Education Course 3-4 FIN3400: Principles of Finance 3

MTH3590: Business Analytics* or Elective

3-4

BUS3550: Operational Metrics*or Elective

3-4
ACC3210: Cost Accounting 3
MKT3350: Consumer Behavior 3

BUS3280: Organizational Behavior

3

Business Elective** or Concentration Course***

3
MIT3220: Management Information Systems 3
Elective 3-4




Total Semester Hours     15-17    Total Semester Hours     15-17   
YEAR IV
3000/4000-Level Writing Intensive Course 3-4

3000/4000-Level General Education Course

3-4
BUS3940: Bus Internship or Business Elective** 3
COM3510: Professional Communication 3

Business Elective**or Concentration Course***            

3

Business Elective** or Concentration Course***  

3
Elective 3-4
BUS4990: Strategy and Business Planning 3
Elective 3-4
Elective 3-4
Total Semester Hours     15-17      Total Semester Hours  15-17   

*Denotes course required to obtain Bachelor of Sciences.

**Business elective refers to any 3000/4000-level ACC, BUS, FIN, MIT, or MKT course.

***CONCENTRATION NOTES

  • International Business Concentration: Choose 3 of the following courses -- BUS3500, FIN3560, MKT3570, BUS3880 or one foreign language course
  • Organizational Management Concentration: Choose 3 of the following courses -- BUS3010, BUS3250, BUS4200

General Notes

  • Students must complete 30 semester hours at the 3000 level or above, of which 15 semester hours must be completed at Aurora University.
  • Last 24 semester hours of degree must be completed at Aurora University, including at least 18 semester hours in the major.
If you have questions about this major, contact Brynn Landwehr in the Crouse Center for Student Success at (630) 844-6870.