Undergraduate Catalog: 2021-22

Management BS

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Saint Francis will prepare you with the specialized knowledge and skills to serve the complex demands of a rapidly changing business environment.  A management degree will prepare you to lead, guide, and oversee others within an organization.  The management program at the University of Saint Francis will prepare you to begin your management career.

Student Learning Outcomes

To accomplish this mission, graduates of the Bachelor of Science will acquire the skills described in the following outcomes:

  • Students make decisions informed by ethical models and Franciscan values
  • Students demonstrate effective business communication utilizing technology
  • Students demonstrate mastery of professional competencies
  • Students develop problem-solving skills through experiential learning
  • Students demonstrate effective skills in the field of management
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the various functional areas of management

Management

  • Students demonstrate effective skills in the field of management.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the various functional areas of management.

Sports Management Concentration

  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of managing sporting events.

Degree Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Management requires 120 credit hours which includes:

  • 36 credit hours general education courses
  • 54 credit hours business core
  • 21 credit hours for major
  • 9 credit hours for electives

Program of Studies

  • General Elective Courses:
    • FYS 100/ 101, MATH 131/132/133/223 or Nat Science, ENGL 101/103, COMM 121, ENGL 104, PHIL 123/ PHIL 284, ECON 207, THEO 105, FIN 240, THEO, ART OR LIT, CAPSTONE BUS 489
  • Business Core Courses,54 credit hours:
    • ACCT 106, ACCT 110, BUS 101, BUS 102, BUS 103, BUS 104, BUS 125, BUS 200, BUS 270, BUS 307, BUS 360, BUS 400, BUS 456, FIN 250, MGMT 230, MGMT 272, MGMT 325 or MGMT 400, MGMT 375, MKT 281, RMI 370
  • Management Major Courses, 21 credit hours:
    • MGMT 333, MGMT 432, MGMT 439, MKT 472
  • General Management Concentration Elective Courses, 9 credit hours:
    • COM 250, COMM 385, MGMT 330, MGMT 340, MGMT 475, MKT 321,  MKT 345
  • Sports Management Concentration Elective Courses, 9 credit hours:
    • MGMT 330, SOCI 252, MGMT 475, MKT 375
  • Elective Courses, 9 credit hours: as needed to complete a minimum of 120 credit hours

Admission Requirements

None beyond USF standards.

Progression Requirements

All Bachelor of Science in Management majors must maintain a GPA of at least 2.0, are required to earn a grade of “C” or better in all business core courses required by the major.

Graduation Requirements

None beyond USF standards.