Business Degree (B.A.)
Real Options for Real Careers
Students majoring in Business may choose to focus on one of five areas: Accounting, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Management, Marketing, and Sport Management. Students in all five areas are required to take 38 credit hours in core business classes and then an additional 18-20 credit hours in their area of focus.
We believe in learning by doing. From internships in regional, national and international organizations to conducting feasibility studies and marketing plans for local businesses, JSC business students get real-world experience throughout their education.
The Skills to Succeed After Graduation
On your way to getting your degree, you will hone the practical and marketable skills that will get you the job once you graduate. Whether you dream of starting a business in rural Vermont or traveling the world in the hospitality industry, a business degree from Johnson State College will get you where you're going.
|Core Business Courses||Number of Credits|
|BUS 1340||Social Entrepreneurship||3|
|BUS 2230||Principles of Marketing||3|
|BUS 2140||Personal Finance||3|
|BUS 2410||Human Resource Management||3|
|BUS 3131||Business Law||3|
|BUS 3250||Organizational Behavior||3|
|ACC 2121||Financial Accounting||4|
|ACC 2122||Managerial Accounting||4|
|BUS 4720||Senior Seminar||3|
|Total core business credits||38|
|Total credits in area of focus||18-20 (depending on area of focus)|
|Overall credits for business degree||56-58 (depending on area of focus)|