Our General Business degree is for the person who isn't ready to specialize but wants a broad set of skills needed to start a successful business career. Coursework in accounting, economics, finance and communication prepared you for many different careers, including purchasing agent, customer service manager, supervisors, or sales manager.
Customize the BBA for Your Interests
Our business degree is uniquely customizable. After completing the required BBA courses, you can choose elective courses from any 300 or 400 level class we offer. Some students take a variety of courses while others specialize in one area - such as information technology, or marketing. This flexibility allows you to make the most of any previous college credit while letting you learn more in individual areas that interest you.
Starting salaries for students graduating with bachelor’s degrees in general business range from $33,000 per year to $43,600 per year. With six or more years of experience salary ranges increase to $50,000 to $88,000 per year. Salaries vary greatly depending on each graduates place of employment and particular career path.
BBA - General Business Program Format
You need to earn 127 semester credit hours to graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in General Business. Including the transfer of up to 82 credit hours and a minimum of 45 credit hours (15 courses) taken while in residence at Walsh College. The general business program requires completion of all courses in the professional core and major.
Equivalency guides outline the courses transferable to Walsh as prerequisites to advanced course work and for completion of degree requirements. The * courses are typically transferred from a community college or another accredited educational institution. Additional transfer equivalencies may be established depending on the courses taken and the transfer tuition. <!-- End ad tag -->
| Professional Core
ACC 201 Principles of Accounting I*
ACC 202 Principles of Accounting II*
ACC 310 Managerial Accounting*
BIT 305 Business Computing Tools*
BIT 335 Business Driven Technology
BL 420 The Legal and Tax Environment of Business
MGT 461 Business Strategy and Policy
COM 210 Principles of Business Communications*
COM 300 Communications Essentials**
COM 320 Business Communication Methods
COM 340 Professional Communication
ECN 201 Principles of Economics I*
ECN 202 Principles of Economics II*
FIN 310 Financial Markets
FIN 315 Financial Management
MGT 201 Principles of Management*
MGT 303 Behavioral Management*
MKT 202 Principles of Marketing*
QM 202 Statistics Methods for Business*
QM 301 Statistical Inference for Management decisions
Elective Any 400 level course at Walsh College not already required.
**COM 300 is required of all students who score below 4 on the Walsh College communications placement exam.
| Core Courses
|Three electives courses from any degree program which must be taken in residence at Walsh College and must be 300 or 400 level course work not already required.