Students work on a business plan with a local entrepreneur.Prepare Today For Your Management Career Tomorrow

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a focus in Business Management provides students with the skills and knowledge to run their own business, succeed in an organization of their choosing, or pursue graduate study.

In addition, with careful planning you can go on to earn your M.B.A. from Clarkson University in just one year after completing your undergraduate degree at JSC.

Through internships, case studies and simulations, you'll apply theory to actual business situations and develop skills in planning, organizing, leading and controlling a business. Areas of focus include planning, organizational structure, leadership, human resource management, marketing and financial management.

Supported by a strong liberal arts curriculum, you'll gain a solid foundation in communications, critical thinking, problem solving, decision-making and creativity that forms the basis for success in the complex and dynamic world of business.

Requirements for Management

Core Business Courses Number of Credits
BUS 1340 Social Entrepreneurship 3
TBA Business Ethics 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
ECO 2020 Macroeconomics 3
ECO 2030 Microeconomics 3
BUS 4720 Senior Seminar 3
Total Core Business Credits 38

Management Courses Number of Credits
BUS 3150 Production/Operations Management 3
BUS 3230 Financial Management 3
CIS 1410 Intermediate Spreadsheets 3
BUS 4070 Strategic Decision Making 3
BUS 4810 Internship 6
Total Management Credits 18

Overall Credits for B.A.Degree 56