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The business administration minor at CBU is available for any students who are interested in gaining critical business skills and knowledge, which can complement many majors.

 

Lower Division Requirements

 

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

Introduces students to various business disciplines, provides an overview of each function’s role in an organization and explores the various career opportunities available within each of these disciplines. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS101-B
Gouveia, Nolan M.
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Building 36 36B
BUS101-A
Alderson, Keanon J.
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center A110
BUS101-C
Gouveia, Nolan M.
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building 202
BUS101-B
Gouveia, Nolan M.
09/03/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Mission Hall 124
BUS101-A
Winter, Natalie A
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building 123
BUS101-B
Gouveia, Nolan M.
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building
BUS101-A
Gouveia, Nolan M.
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center A111

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

Economics Requirement

 

Complete three (3) units from the following:

A fascinating exploration of current topics affecting our daily lives, including standard of living, poverty and inequality, healthcare, education, work and labor, housing, family structure, financial and credit markets, food and agriculture, energy, trade and globalization, and environmental concerns, through an integrated lens of economics, politics, social structures, and ethics, by introducing the historical background, asking critical questions, evaluating information, and developing grounded worldviews. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS212-A
Willis, Roston T,, Jr
01/08/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 124
BUS212-A
Willis, Roston T,, Jr
09/03/2024 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Park Building 123
BUS212-A
Willis, Roston T,, Jr
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Park Building 124

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

Upper Division Requirements

 

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

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

 

Choose one of the following:

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 250
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 will provide a comprehensive overview of the key topics nonprofit leaders encounter daily. Topics include: the governance and management of nonprofit organizations, the scope and structure of the nonprofit sector, leadership of nonprofits (including church and faith-based organizations), management, fundraising, earned income strategies, financial management, lobbying and advocacy, managing international and global organizations, and social entrepreneurship. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BUS345-A
Braunwalder, Austin P.
09/03/2024 M 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Park Building 253

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

1.1 Identify and describe key theories and practices in the areas of accounting, finance, marketing, management, economics, and business law.

1.2 Apply knowledge and principles to business scenarios in the areas of accounting, finance, marketing, management, and economics.

2.1 Use critical thinking to identify issues, collect and examine information, evaluate evidence, and draw conclusions.

2.2 Use creative thinking to synthesize ideas and expertise, and take appropriate risk in developing innovative approaches to address business problems.

2.3 Integrate knowledge and values from various disciplines and transfer skills to the workplace.