The Business Administration major is open only to students at the Hartford, Stamford and Waterbury Campuses. The program objective of the major in Business Administration is to prepare business leaders who are effective general managers with expertise in managerial communications, finance, management and marketing
Upon graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, students are well prepared for professions requiring general management competencies and knowledge. "Graduates earning business administration/management degrees saw a 4.7 percent increase to their average salary offer…. These graduates are also consistently high in demand,” according to responding National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE) Job Outlook employers. Business administration/management is also ranked top 5 in demand according to this research.
The core curriculum of the BSBA requires a three credit business writing and oral presentations course called BADM 4075W (Business Communications) and BADM 4072 (Career Development in Business).
The Extended Core Requirements of the BSBA major consist of advanced three credit courses in Finance, Marketing and Management. Students select one in a choice of two advanced courses in each of these disciplines.
Three Advisor Approved Business Electives are required for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. The general business electives may be taken in any business discipline subject to approval by the student's advisor. Students may generalize by taking their required business electives in different disciplines or may choose to focus by concentrating the required business electives to promote specific career goals.
Eleven Additional Elective Credits are available to BSBA students. These may be business or non-business electives.
Specific criteria pertaining to admission to the School of Business, details regarding degree requirements, major requirements, and course descriptions can be found in the University’s General Catalogue, available by visiting the University of Connecticut Website: http://www.uconn.edu.
REGIONAL CAMPUS INFORMATION
Information on the regional campuses where this major is offered may be obtained by contacting the following:
Stamford - Regional Campus
One University Place
Stamford, CT 06901-2315
Telephone: (203) 251-8445
Waterbury - Regional Campus
99 East Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702
Telephone: (203) 236-9935
Hartford - Regional Campus
85 Lawler Road
West Hartford, CT 06117
Telephone: (860) 570-9258