BBA Comprehensive

Contact Information
Phone: (217) 206-6780
Office Location: UHB 4054

The goal of the comprehensive B.B.A. option is to develop a broad-based education of the business enterprise through advanced study in the business functional areas such as finance, management, marketing, and operations management. Specific objectives of this option are to:

  1. build advanced competencies in critical and ethical thinking, analysis, and decision making related to the business enterprise and
  2. enable students to gain a broad comprehensive understanding of the functional areas of business.


Foundation requirements 1
All majors in the College of Business and Management require foundation knowledge in accounting, economics, mathematics, and statistics. UIS courses that satisfy the foundation knowledge requirements include:
ACC 211
ACC 212
Introduction to Financial Accounting
and Introduction to Managerial Accounting
ECO 213Statistics for Business and Economics (or MAT 121 Applied Statistics)3
MAT 113Business Calculus (or Mat 114 Finite Math, MAT 115 Calculus I, or MAT 116 Calculus II)4
Select one of the following: 24-6
Introduction to Microeconomics
and Introduction to Macroeconomics
Economics for Administration
Course work equivalent to the above may be accepted upon approval by the student’s advisor and the College of Business and Management by student petition form.
College Core 3
The college core is required of all undergraduate College of Business and Management students.
BUS 302Principles of Financial Management3
BUS 312Principles of Marketing3
BUS 322Principles of Operations Management3
BUS 331Business, Ethics, and Society3
MGT 310Managing Organizational Behavior3
MGT 488Strategic Management: The Capstone 43
MIS 352Principles of Management Information Systems3
Comprehensive Concentration Requirements 5
Upper Division Business (BUS) Course3
Upper Division Management (MGT) Course3
Upper Division Marketing (MKT) Course3
Upper Division College of Business & Management course work 66
Total Hours53-55
Engaged Citizenship Common Experience (EECE) 710

For OFFICIAL program information, please refer to the catalog content above and consult your academic advisor. 

CBM strictly enforces prerequisites. 

The College of Business and Management and the University of Illinois Springfield have a team of advisors ready to assist students in achieving their academic and career preparation goals.  Advising services are customized based on the level and location of the student.  Refer to  for resources to help you succeed in achieving your academic goals.