Undergraduate Catalog: 2019-20

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 will demonstrate understanding of the various functional areas of management
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the various functional areas of management

Sports Management Concentration

  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of managing sports facilities

Degree Requirements

The BS in Management requires 120 credit hours which includes:

  • 47-49 credit hours general education courses
  • 30 credit hours for major which includes a concentration either General Management or Sports Management
  • 42 credit hours business core
  • 0-2 credit hours of electives

Program of Studies

  • Business Core Courses, 42 credit hours: ACCT 106, ACCT 110, BUS 101, BUS 125, BUS 200, BUS 270, BUS 307, BUS 360, BUS 456, BUS 489, ECON 207, ECON 208, FIN 250, MGMT 230, MGMT 272, MGMT 275, MKT 281, PHIL 123 or PHIL 284, MATH 131 or MATH 132
  • Management Major Courses, 21 credit hours: BUS 391 or EPIC 476, MGMT 333, MGMT 375, MGMT 433, MGMT 439, MGMT 472, RMI 370
  • Concentration Courses
    • General Management Concentration, 9 credit hours (Select 3): BUS 393, COMM 250, COMM 385, MGMT 317, MGMT 330, MGMT 340, MGMT 475, MKT 321, MKT 345
    • Sports Management Concentration, 9 credit hours: MGMT 330 and select 2 from: SOCI 252, MGMT 475, or MKT 375
  • Elective Courses, 0 – 2 credit hours: as needed to complete a minimum of 120 credit hours

Admission Requirements

None beyond USF standards.

Progression Requirements

None beyond USF standards.

Graduation Requirements

None beyond USF standards.