B.A. in Business Curriculum

1. Bachelor of Arts Degree Core (108 units)

The Bachelor of Arts Degree Core is divided into two sub-areas: (1) General Education and Bible; (2) Theological Studies Core; and (3) General Ministry Skills. A detailed description of the course of study in the Degree Core can be found in the section Bachelor of Arts Degree Core above for in this catalog.

(1) General Education and Bible (92 units):

The following five mathematics and science courses are required for Business Major students.

  • MATH100 Calculus I (5 units)
  • MATH110 Calculus II (5 units)
  • MATH230 Probability & Statistics (4 units)
  • MATH300 Linear Algebra (4 units)
  • ITEC100 Introduction to Information Technology (4 units)

The following five mathematics and science courses are required prerequisites for Business major courses.

  • ECON200 Macroeconomics (4 units)
  • ECON310 Microeconomics (4 units)
  • PSYC280 Introduction to Psychology (4 units)

(2) Theological Studies Core (16 units)

(3) General Ministry Skills (0 units)

2. Business Major Courses (52 units)

Core Courses Requirements (32 units)
Students must complete 32 units of business major courses.

  • FINC110 Accounting I (4 units)
  • FINC210 Accounting II (4 units)
  • MKTG200 Organizational Behavior (4 units)
  • ECON400 Global Business (4 units)
  • LEAD400 Organizational Leadership (4 units)
  • MGMT400 Management (4 units)
  • MGMT420 Human Resources Management (4 units)
  • MGMT450 Ethical and Legal Issues in Business (4 units)

Ministry Practice Requirement (20 Units)

Students are required to enroll the internship course below each quarter throughout the course of study. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure timely, relevant employment and to comply with all applicable regulatory and reporting requirements.:

  • COMM100 Business Communications (4 units)
  • MKTG300 Marketing (4 units)
  • MGMT300 Business Policy & Strategy (4 units)
  • BSPT201-403 Business Practice 1-8* (1 unit each)

* Students taking a higher quarterly course load than required by the Bachelor of Arts program will need to register this course during the summer session(s) as well to ensure completing 11 quarters of internship by the time of graduation.

3. Open Electives (20 units)

All Business Major students are required to take an additional 20 units of open elective courses.

1. Students can choose any undergraduate level courses from Olivet University International including courses from the Theology and IT Divisions..

2. PRAC301 Business Internship credits may be applied toward open electives.