Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.)

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.)

The Robins School of Business offers the degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.). Within this degree, there are three majors: accounting, business administration, and economics. All business administration majors must choose one primary area of concentration. All students choosing a business administration major must choose one primary area of concentration in the areas of finance, economics, marketing, management, or international business. In addition, students may electively choose a second area of concentration in business analytics, accounting, or from those concentrations listed above.

Students may only have one major in the school of business, chosen from accounting, business administration, or economics. A concentration(s) may be attached to any of these majors but is only required for the business administration major.

Candidates for a B.S.B.A. must:

Satisfy the general degree requirements for graduation;

Complete the following pre-business courses:

ACCT 201 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting

ACCT 202 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting (Accounting majors and concentrators are required to take ACCT 305 in place of ACCT 202)

BUAD 202 Statistics for Business and Economics

BUAD 205 Business Communication

ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics

MATH 211 Calculus I

Complete the following core courses except as noted:

BUAD 393 Business Law^

BUAD 394 Business Ethics^

BUAD 497 Strategic Management

FIN 360 Principles of Financial Management

MGMT 225 IT and Data Analytics

MGMT 330 Organizational Behavior

MGMT 340 Operations Management

MKT 320 Principles of Marketing

^ECON 233 or LDST 450 may substitute for BUAD 394.

Maintain at least a 2.00 overall grade point average in RSB coursework;

Earn 17 units outside the RSB except for majors in economics or accounting. Included in these 17 units are the Business Administration major requirements: ECON 101, ECON 102, and BUAD 202

Participate in a full semester University of Richmond approved study abroad program or complete a course with an international business or international business economics focus. The course may be selected from the following or may be a course pre-approved by the Associate Dean of International Business. This international focus course also may satisfy a concentration or major requirement.

ECON 210 The Economics of the European Union

ECON 211 Economic Development in Asia, Africa, and Latin America

ECON 215 International Monetary Economics

ECON 310 International Trade and Finance

ECON 315 Advanced International Macroeconomics

FIN 462 International Financial Management

IBUS 381 International Business Environment

IBUS 390 International Business Issues

MGMT 333 Cross-Cultural Management

MKT 325 International Marketing

Complete the requirements of one of the following major fields: accounting, business administration or economics.

All students declaring a major or minor in the RSB must first pass an online Excel competency exam. Students will have three attempts to demonstrate competency with a grade of 80% or higher. This is not for a grade or academic credit.