Davis College of Business at Jacksonville University


General Business

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General Business as of Fall 2010

The Business Administration (General Business) major is designed for students who do not choose to specialize in any of the other major disciplines offered in the Davis College of Business. It also permits the student with unique career objectives to select courses aimed at meeting this specific need.

Major Requirements

Students majoring in Business Administration (General Business) must take the Davis College of Business core. In addition, they must take the following courses (NOTE: Course prefixes noted in brackets indicate new course prefix under changes due to General Business name change effective Fall 2010):

Courses Course Credit
ACCT 310 Managerial Accounting I 3
ECON xxx One (1) upper level course in Economics 3
FIN xxx * One (1) upper level course in Finance 3
MGT 360 The Management of Human Resources 3
Marketing Strategy 3
One (1) upper level course in business: ACCT, DSIM, ECON, FIN, MKG or MGT  
Total: 15

* FIN 300 cannot be used as part of the General Business major.

Minor Requirements

A minor in Business Administration (General Business) is available for non-business majors only and requires 15 credit hours as follows:

Minor Requirements

A minor in accounting consists of 12 credit hours of accounting courses numbered above ACCT 202 that must include ACCT 311 and ACCT 312. The remaining six (6) credit hours are chosen with the written approval of the accounting program coordinator.

Courses Course Credit
ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACCT 202 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUS (MGT) 321 The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business 3
MGT 310 Organizational Behavior and Leadership Skills 3
MKG 301 Principles of Marketing 3
Total: 15​