Bachelor of Business Administration, Major in General Business Administration

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
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
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area III 4Component Area III 4
ECON 1100, KINE 2115, NGLI 1101, or MCOM 113011Component Area V 3
ENGL 130123BUAD 1305 or CSTE 13303
HIST 130133ENGL 130223
MATH 132443HIST 130233
 14 16
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area IV 3ACCT 23023
ACCT 23013BANA 23723
BUAD 23013BUAD 2321 or COMS 238213
ECON 23023ECON 230163
POLS 230553POLS 230653
 15 15
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
BANA 33633BUAD 33353
FINC 33103BUAD 33553
FINC 33203Business Elective (Select any business course)73
MGMT 33103MGIS 33103
MKTG 33103MGMT 33703
 15 15
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
ACCT Elective (3000- or 4000-level)3Business Electives (3000- or 4000- level)16
Business Electives (3000- or 4000- level)16Elective3
ECON Elective (3000- or 4000- level)3Management/Marketing Elective (3000- 4000-Level)83
Management/Marketing Elective (3000- or 4000- level)83MGMT 43903
 15 15
Total Hours: 120
1

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

2

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

3

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

4

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

5

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

6

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

7

Business courses include any course with a ACCT, BANA, BUAD, ECON, FINC, MGIS, MGMT, or MKTG prefix

8

 Select from BUAD 3345 or MGMT or MKTG elective (3000- or 4000- level).