School of Business

Business Administration prepares students for entry-level employment opportunities in business, industry, government agencies, and for graduate and professional study. Upon successful completion of the academic program in the department a student will earn the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in:

  • Accounting
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management

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Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Business is to prepare students of diverse levels of academic preparation for places of leadership and service in society by providing a high quality, in-depth, and stimulating education in business administration. The school supports the mission of Stillman College by providing an educational experience that is characterized by personal attention and guidance to students, a commitment to continuous curriculum development, utilization of technology to enhance instructional delivery with emphasis on extracurricular activities that promote student leadership and understanding of contemporary business practices in a global society. The school’s primary goal is to provide a high-quality education for the development of future business influencers and leaders who are uniquely qualified to manage in a technologically advanced global marketplace. The School of Business is composed of the following concentrations: accounting, management, marketing, and supply chain and logistics.

Department of Business Administration

The Department of Business Administration provides quality education that prepares students for career opportunities in business, industry, government agencies, and for graduate and professional study. The department supports the School of Business Placement Center and its mission to assist students in acquiring relevant internships, pursuing research endeavors, and successfully obtaining degree related career opportunities.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Business Administration major, students will be able to:

  1. Communicate effectively using verbal and written skills and demonstrate these skills using visual and electronic means.
  2. Demonstrate a proficiency in the use of technology in conducting academic research and in preparing papers and presentations.
  3. Think critically and successfully apply knowledge gained in accounting, economics, finance, management, statistics, and marketing to sound business decisions.

Program Outcomes

As a result of successful completion of the Business Administration major, graduates will:

  1. Pursue graduate degrees in the areas of accounting, management, marketing, and or related areas.
  2. Obtain employment in a variety of business and corporate settings and be able to operate successfully as entrepreneurs.
  3. Apply to graduate school and be admitted within two years after graduation.
  4. Participate in internships during the junior and senior years of study. 

Required courses for the major in Business Administration

Students majoring in Business Administration will be required to:

  • take a basic core of 62 semester hours
  • earn 54 semester hours in a designated area of concentration
  • take a set of advisor-approved electives
  • complete at least 120 hours

DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: RAMP DEFINITION

R [RETAIN]

The measure of the proportion of students who remain enrolled in Stillman College and most specifically the School of Business Administration through graduation with an emphasis on first year students continuing to the next year.

A [ADVANCE]

To provide students with the tutorial support and advisement needed to aid them in successful completion of certification testing, advance degree placement testing, admission testing, professional/graduate school admission, and job placement.

M [MEASURE]

The ongoing systematic process of evaluating elements in the strategic plan for purposes of revising and adjusting where necessary to ensure its success.

P [PLACE]

The development of a School of Business Administration placement center with a mission to assist students in acquiring relevant internships, pursuing research endeavors, and successfully obtaining degree related career opportunities.

The School of Business endeavors to provide every student majoring in business with a common body of knowledge. To this end, all students majoring in business will be required to complete a carefully articulated sequence of courses as follows.

 

ACC 231-232 Principles of Accounting I, II ……………………………………………………. 6 hours

BUS 211 Professional Development ………………………………………………………………. 1 hours

BUS 234 Principles of Microeconomics …………………………………………………………. 3 hours

BUS 320 Business Seminar ……………………………………………………………………..……2 hours

BUS 333 Business Law & Ethics …………………………………………………………………… 3 hours

BUS 335 International Business …………………………………………………………………….. 3 hours

BUS 338-339 Business Statistics I, II ……………………………………………………………… 6 hours

BUS 433 Business Finance ……………………………………………………………………………. 3 hours

ENG 233 Business Writing ……………………………………………………………………………. 3 hours

MAT 133 Applied Calculus …………………………………………………………………………… 3 hours

MGT 334 Principles of Management ………………………………………………………………. 3 hours

MGT 336 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Mgt. ……………………………………….. 3 hours

MGT 439 Strategic Management ………………………………………………………………………3 hours

MKT 331 Principles of Marketing …………………………………………………………………… 3 hours

 

IACBE Data
Public Disclosure of Student Achievement Stillman College 2018-2019

Public Disclosure of Student Achievement Stillman College 2017 – 2018