Business (BUS)

BUS 201   Introduction to Management, Marketing and Information Technology   3 Units

This survey course will look at today's American business systems including a study of various types of businesses and the information they gather, store, and process, including administration and management of people, facilities, and information. Course will include relevant computer experience simulating business situations.

BUS 224   Business Writing and Presentations   1 Unit

This course will be a study and practice of effective strategies for clear business communication in both written and oral forms, as well as the technology to access and share information.

BUS 251   Legal Environment of Business   3 Units

Using examples from law of agency, contracts, product liability, government regulations, business organizations, and ethics in American business, this course will emphasize U.S. law including sources, courts, procedures, and torts pertaining to the business environment.

BUS 261   Information Technology   3 Units

This course will cover the theoretical and practical aspects of business application programs like spreadsheets, databases, word processing, publishing, and Internet tools used to develop, analyze, and communicate information and business processes including office application programs such as Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Project, Visio, and email applications used for business analysis and problem solving strategies.

BUS 390   ENACTUS   1-3 Units

This course is a partnership of students, professionals, and educators who work together to teach people about market economics, success skills, entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and ethics, giving students the opportunity to help people around the world while developing skills that are valued in the workplace.

BUS 399   Business: China Study Program   3,4 Units

BUS 475   Business Strategy   3 Units

This capstone course will integrate the numerous business management courses as students use the case method and computer simulation to conduct external and internal assessment, identify key strategic issues, choose from alternate strategies, and defend those choices. Student will learn to conduct a strategic analysis and make sound strategic decisions using a real company. Business Exam Fee required. Prerequisites: Business major with senior standing and MGT 321, MKT 341 and concurrent enrollment or completion of FIN 331.

BUS 483   Business Ethics   3 Units

The purpose of this course is to develop a foundation for business ethical decision making and ethical evaluation. The focus includes global and domestic economic, social and legal environmental issues. Ideals, laws and values are evaluated with application of Business Ethics theory and philosophy. Case studies and classical literature underscore learning modalities embracing ethical decision making and analysis. A culmination of previous work is applied. Prerequisites: Business or Economics major with Senior standing.

BUS 490A   Internship: Business Major   1-2 Units

This course is a practical working experience in business where students meet with their internship director before beginning their internship for advice and approval on placement. Regular student reports and written feedback from the sponsoring business are required and must demonstrate the skills acquired during the internship. Prerequisites: Business Major with Junior or Senior standing and MGT 321 and BUS 224. Students must take a minimum cumulative total of two (2) units earned in one (1) unit credit hours. Offered as a Pass/No Pass course.

BUS 490B   Internship: Business Elective   1-6 Units

This course is a practical working experience in business where students meet with their internship director before beginning their internship for advice and approval on placement. Regular student reports and written feedback from the sponsoring business are required and must demonstrate the skills acquired during the internship. Prerequisites: Business Major with Junior or Senior standing and MGT 321 and BUS 224. Students may take a maximum cumulative total of six (6) units earned in one (1) unit credit hours. Offered as a Pass/No Pass course.