Core Business Requirements

 

Lower Division Core Business 

An introduction to financial accounting, involving its basic structure, the accounting cycles for service and merchandising enterprises, assets, liabilities, and accounting systems. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC250-A
Browning, Julianna
01/08/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS 124
ACC250-B
Browning, Julianna
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Park Building 252
ACC250-A
Browning, Julianna
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building 202
ACC250-C
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 204
ACC250-A
Browning, Julianna
01/13/2025 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building 123

This course has an emphasis on managerial accounting involved with corporations, control accounting, and decision making. Prerequisite: ACC 250. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC251-C
Browning, Julianna
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 253
ACC251-B
Browning, Julianna
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 251
ACC251-D
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/08/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 203
ACC251-A
Browning, Julianna
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building 203
ACC251-B
Browning, Julianna
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building
ACC251-A
Browning, Julianna
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Park Building
ACC251-C
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center A111

This course studies economic behavior at the individual level. Topics include decision-making processes of households and firms, supply and demand, elasticity, and marginal analysis. Market structure and public policy are examined to evaluate their impact on economic welfare and the allocation of scarce resources. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS217-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
03/04/2024 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 123
BUS217-A
Aboelsad, Riham
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 124
BUS217-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Park Building 203
BUS217-A
Aboelsad, Riham
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 123
BUS217-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
01/13/2025 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Park Building 125
BUS217-A
Aboelsad, Riham
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 125

This course offers a common sense approach to economics, covering basic economic laws and how they apply to our world and everyday life. The course focuses on the overall economy and economic theories that offer explanations for its fluctuations and changes. Also, the course is designed to give the student a sufficient grounding in the terminology, basic concepts, and issues of economics to stimulate interest in further study and provide background in business. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS218-A
Aboelsad, Riham
01/08/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center A111
BUS218-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
01/08/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center A112
BUS218-A
Aboelsad, Riham
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 203
BUS218-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building 202
BUS218-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Park Building 125
BUS218-A
Aboelsad, Riham
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 125

This course develops essential math and computer skills necessary in today's market and business environment. Students will learn and practice the Microsoft Office suite application packages: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. They will build essential math skills that support upper division requirements and integrate with computer software applications. Students will take the examination and have the opportunity to earn the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Excel Analyst certification and digital badge. Additional course fee. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
CIS270-F
Bainum, Pamela Diane
01/08/2024 TTh 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM BUS 209
CIS270-C
Bainum, Pamela Diane
01/08/2024 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 209
CIS270-D
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/08/2024 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM BUS 209
CIS270-E
Shields, Robert Corwin
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 209
CIS270-A
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/08/2024 M 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM BUS 209
CIS270-B
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 209
CIS270-D
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
09/03/2024 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-C
Bainum, Pamela Diane
09/03/2024 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-A
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
09/03/2024 M 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-B
Bainum, Pamela Diane
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-F
Bainum, Pamela Diane
01/13/2025 TTh 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Park Building 209
CIS270-E
Shields, Robert Corwin
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building 209
CIS270-A
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/13/2025 M 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-C
Bainum, Pamela Diane
01/13/2025 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-D
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/13/2025 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building 209
CIS270-B
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building 209

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In this course students learn to identify and apply effective management and leadership behaviors based on principles found in the Bible. This course will equip each student with skills in making biblically-informed choices in realistic business scenarios. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS237-B
Winter, Natalie A
01/08/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall 124
BUS237-A
Winter, Natalie A
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Mission Hall 124
BUS237-B
Winter, Natalie A
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building 125
BUS237-A
Winter, Natalie A
09/03/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Mission Hall 109
BUS237-B
Winter, Natalie A
01/13/2025 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building 124
BUS237-A
Winter, Natalie A
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building 124

A study of management and decision-making principles with a strong emphasis on integrating a biblical foundation. Key biblical principles of business and administration are studied. (3 units; Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation

 

Upper Division Core Business

This course provides an introduction to the principles of financial management. It includes an overview of financial management, financial analysis and control, capital investment decisions, raising funds and cost of capital, sources of long-term funds and cash management principles. Prerequisites: ACC 250 and CIS 270. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS303-B
Harrison, Adele L.
01/08/2024 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 251
BUS303-A
Willis, Roston T,, Jr
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 204
BUS303-B
Aboelsad, Riham
09/03/2024 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Park Building
BUS303-A
Harrison, Adele L.
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building 202
BUS303-B
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/13/2025 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Park Building
BUS303-A
Harrison, Adele L.
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building 124

This course includes the assembling and presentation of statistical data, probability distributions, sampling techniques, and statistical analysis. A project with practical problem solving is required. Prerequisite: CIS 270, and MAT 115 or STA 144. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS315-B
Borden, Carnell
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 209
BUS315-A
Borden, Carnell
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus L240
BUS315-B
Borden, Carnell
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building 209
BUS315-A
Borden, Carnell
09/03/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building 209
BUS315-B
Borden, Carnell
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 209
BUS315-A
Borden, Carnell
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus L240

An introduction to international business which will expose students to major international business issues, including international trade, cultures, economics, marketing and communication issues of multinational corporations. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS334-A
Gonzalez, Christina Maria
01/08/2024 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM BUS 250
BUS334-B
Winter, Natalie A
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center A112
BUS334-A
Willis, Sean
09/03/2024 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building
BUS334-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building
BUS334-B
Winter, Natalie A
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center A112

This course covers the law of sales, employment, contracts, negotiable instruments, agency and partnerships, corporations, insurance, real and personal property, estates, and bankruptcy. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS358-C
Carter, David
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 106
BUS358-D
Carter, David
03/04/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 106
BUS358-C
Minesinger, Kenneth W.
09/02/2024 MWF 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building
BUS358-D
Minesinger, Kenneth W.
10/28/2024 MWF 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building
BUS358-A
Carter, David
01/06/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Park Building
BUS358-B
Carter, David
03/03/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building

This course explores quantitative methods utilized in business decision-making, with an emphasis placed on problem solving and evaluation, as well s applications in marketing, finance, accounting, and operations. Topics may include decision analysis, linear programming, forecasting techniques, statistical process control, and inventory models. A project with practical problem solving is required. Prerequisite: BUS 315. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS440-A
Borden, Carnell
01/08/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS 209
BUS440-A
Borden, Carnell
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building
BUS440-A
Borden, Carnell
01/13/2025 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building

This course is the study of management theories and the functional concepts of leadership, planning, and decision making. Special emphasis is placed on quality issues, globalism, diversity, ethics, productivity, motivation, skill development, and human resource management. An emphasis on integrating biblical principles and leadership will also be studied. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS463-A
Herrity, Andrew C.
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 202
BUS463-B
Vanderslice, Gaynell
01/08/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS 250
BUS463-B
Herrity, Andrew C.
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 250
BUS463-A
Vanderslice, Gaynell
09/03/2024 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Park Building 250
BUS463-A
Herrity, Andrew C.
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building
BUS463-B
Vanderslice, Gaynell
01/13/2025 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building

This is an integrative study of senior management functions using advanced case analysis, focusing on general management and decision making. Topics include setting objectives; implementing, supporting, and controlling organization-wide policies; developing strategies to achieve objectives; setting standards for measuring performance; evaluating and reformulating policies in response to change; fulfilling leadership responsibilities. Prerequisites: BUS 303, BUS463 or ENT462, and MKT 333. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS485-A
Winter, Natalie A
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 252
BUS485-B
Herrity, Andrew C.
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 202
BUS485-B
Herrity, Andrew C.
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building 250
BUS485-A
Winter, Natalie A
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building 106
BUS485-B
Herrity, Andrew C.
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building
BUS485-A
Winter, Natalie A
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building 202

A study of the marketing functions, channels of distribution, selling, advertising, distribution, and marketing management for both retail and industrial businesses. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MKT333-C
Assaf, Raef J
01/08/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 252
MKT333-A
Assaf, Raef J
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 204
MKT333-B
Willis, Roston T,, Jr
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 251
MKT333-A
Hawkins, Rebecca E.
09/03/2024 MWF 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Yeager Center A110
MKT333-C
Assaf, Raef J
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building 124
MKT333-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Park Building
MKT333-A
Gonzalez, Christina Maria
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building 204

Upper Division Accounting Requirements

 

A comprehensive and in-depth coverage of accounting principles. The course is for accounting majors or students wanting a solid understanding of accounting. The accounting cycle steps are reviewed and more complex accounting problems are presented. Topics include cash, short-term investments, accounts receivable, inventories, liabilities, statement of cash flows, revenue recognition, and debt financing. Prerequisite: ACC 251. (3 units; Fall & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC310-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building 253

This course has an emphasis on property, equipment, intangible assets, corporations, long-term investments in equity securities, long-term liabilities, accounting for pensions, leases, error corrections, analysis of financial statements, income taxes and financial reporting. Prerequisite: ACC 310. (3 units; Spring & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC311-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/08/2024 T 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 103
ACC311-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/06/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building

This course covers budgeting, standard costs, analysis of variances, job order and process accounting, profit centers, capital budgeting, and managerial controls. Prerequisite: ACC 251. (3 units; Spring & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC320-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/08/2024 Th 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 103
ACC320-A
Ardito, Richard James
03/03/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building

Covers municipal, school, university, hospital, church, and other forms of governmental and non-profit organizational accounting. Types of funds discussed are general, revenue, capital projects, enterprise, debt service, and others. Prerequisite: ACC 251. (3 units; Spring & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC330-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/08/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 103
ACC330-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Park Building

A study of business combinations and consolidation accounting, including the accounting relationships between parent and subsidiary business entities, the processing of intercompany transactions, and elimination entries. Additional topics may include recording foreign currency exchange transactions, translations of foreign subsidiary financial statements and partnership accounting. Prerequisite: ACC 311. (3 units; Fall & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC410-A
Callahan, Ryan A.
09/03/2024 TTh 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Park Building 251

A study of accounting and processing controls for automated accounting systems, and developing and implementing an automated accounting system. Prerequisites: ACC 251 and CIS 270. (3 units; Fall & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC420-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building 250

Covers the theory of tax accounting with practical applications to individuals, proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and fiduciary organizations. Prerequisite: ACC 250. (3 units; Fall & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC430-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Park Building 250

A study of the attest function performed by independent public accountants. Topics include management assertions, fundamental principles (formerly generally accepted auditing standards), tests of controls and substantive procedures for the accounting cycles, and report forms and opinions. Various techniques are used to study auditing concepts and practices and may include preparing problem sets, analyzing case studies, and performing simulated audit procedures. Prerequisite: ACC 251. (3 units; Spring & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC470-A
Browning, Julianna
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 253
ACC470-A
Browning, Julianna
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building

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This course focuses on the ethical and professional responsibilities of CPAs in public and private practice. Ethical reasoning, corporate governance, decision making and ethical frameworks will be examined to provide a base of understanding. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and other professional standards will be studied as they apply to the practice of accounting. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
ACC480-A
Browning, Julianna
09/03/2024 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Park Building 251

This course covers a more in-depth analysis of financial statements and the integration of financial forecasting based on interpreting financial data and performance. Students will evaluate investment alternatives and apply risk analysis to the valuation process from a decision-makers' perspective. Prerequisite: BUS 315, and either FIN 310 or ACC 311. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
FIN405-A
Willis, Roston T,, Jr
09/03/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building 251