BBA, Major in General Business Administration with PGA Golf Management Concentration

Each BBA degree consists of:

Note: Transfer students must take at least 50% of the required business curriculum for the BBA in residence at Sam Houston State University, which may include courses taken at The Woodlands Center campus or through SHSU Online.

Bachelor of Business Administration, Major in General Business Administration with PGA Golf Management Concentration
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics)3
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences)3
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
First Year
FallHoursSpringHoursSummerHours
BUAD 111111Component Area III 4BUAD 21891
BUAD 1305 or CSTE 13303Component Area V 3 
ECON 1100, KINE 2115, NGLI 1101, or MCOM 113021BUAD 111161 
ENGL 130133ENGL 130233 
HIST 130143HIST 130243 
MATH 132453  
 14 14 1
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHoursSummerHours
Component Area IV 3ACCT 23023BUAD 2189 (Level 1 Complete)1
BUAD 111171BANA 23723 
BUAD 23013BUAD 1111101 
ACCT 23013BUAD 2321 or COMS 238223 
ECON 230283ECON 23013 
POLS 230593  
 16 13 1
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHoursSummerHours
Component Area III 4ACCT Elective (select any 3000- or 4000-level)3BUAD 3189 (Level 2 Complete)1
BUAD 3169111BUAD 3169121 
PLSC 23753BUAD 33353 
POLS 230693BUAD 33453 
MGMT 33103MKTG 33353 
MKTG 33103  
 17 13 1
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHoursSummerHours
BANA 33633BUAD 3169141BUAD 4289 (Level 3 Complete)2
BUAD 3169131FACS 24414 
BUAD 33553FINC 33103 
ECON Elective (select any 3000- or 4000-level)3MGMT 33703 
FINC 33203MGMT 43903 
MGIS 33103  
 16 14 2
Fifth Year
FallHours  
BUAD 428915 & 162  
 0  
Total Hours: 122
1

BUAD 1111 (PGA Orientation-Qualifying Level)

2

Satisfies requirement for Core Curriculum Component Area IX (Component Area Option).

3

Satisfies requirement for Core Curriculum Component Area I (Communication).

4

Satisfies requirement of Core Curriculum Component Area VI (U.S. History).

5

Satisfies requirement for Core Curriculum Component Area III (Mathematics).

6

BUAD 1111 (Business Planning, Golf Car Fleet Management)

7

BUAD 1111 (Introduction to Teaching and Golf Club Performance)

8

Satisfies requirement for Core Curriculum Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences).

9

Satisfies requirement for Core Curriculum Component Area VII (Political Science/Government).

10

BUAD 1111Customer Relations, Tournament Operations)

11

BUAD 3169 (Intermediate Teaching and Golf Club Alteration)

12

BUAD 3169 (Golf Operations)

13

BUAD 3169 (Human Resource Mgmt and Supervising & Delegating, Player Development Program)

14

BUAD 3169 (Advanced Teaching and Club Fitting, Career Enhancement/Final Experience)

15

BUAD 4289 (Continuation of 7-month internship)

16

The PGA's Playing Ability Test must be passed prior to graduation with the PGM Concentration.