BBA Management Concentration

Contact Information

Phone: (217) 206-6712
Email: MMO@uis.edu
Website: www.uis.edu/mmo/
Office Location: UHB 4060

The Bachelor's Degree

The goal of the B.B.A. with a management concentration is to develop the critical, conceptual, and interpersonal skills that are essential to employment in management positions in all types of organizations. In addition to requiring a theoretical foundation, the curriculum provides students with numerous opportunities to integrate and apply these skills in a variety of situations.

Specific degree objectives are to enable students to develop:

1) an understanding of the different forms of organizations and how they operate in domestic and global contexts.

2) an ability to analyze cognitive, behavioral, and ethical issues faced by individuals and groups in organizations.

3) an understanding of appropriate strategies for organizational effectiveness and the practical application of management concepts to address the challenges faced by leaders and members of the organizations.

Advising

New students must contact the department for initial advising to plan a program of study that satisfies degree requirements and reflects their interests. Students are also required to access the Degree Audit System throughout their college career to verify that degree requirements are being met.

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 the Undergraduate Academic Advising - College of Business and Management for resources to help you succeed in achieving your academic goals. CBM strictly enforces prerequisites.

Grading Policy

This program has minimum grade requirements as noted and outlined below. For questions related to the grading policy, please contact your advisor.

Requirements

All majors in the College of Business and Management require foundation knowledge in accounting, economics, and statistics. UIS courses that satisfy the foundation knowledge requirements include:

Foundation requirements 1
ACC 211
ACC 212
Introduction to Financial Accounting
and Introduction to Managerial Accounting
6
OR
ACC 311Administrative Uses of Accounting 24
ECO 213Statistics for Business and Economics3
or MAT 121 Applied Statistics
ECO 201
ECO 202
Introduction to Microeconomics
and Introduction to Macroeconomics
6
OR
ECO 315Economics for Administration4
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 application.
College Core 3
The college core is required of all undergraduate College of Business and Management students.
BUS 312Principles of Marketing3
BUS 322Principles of Operations Management3
BUS 331ECCE: Business, Ethics, and Society3
FIN 302Principles of Financial Management3
MGT 310Managing Organizational Behavior3
MGT 330Business and Managerial Communication3
MGT 488Strategic Management: The Capstone 43
MIS 352Principles of Management Information Systems3
MIS 376Business Analytics3
Management Concentration Requirements 5
MGT 461Organization Theory3
or MGT 485 International Management
Select two of the following6
Negotiation
Human Resource Management
Organization Theory
Leadership And Motivation
International Management
One upper division (300-400) management (MGT) course3
Upper Division College of Business & Management course work 63
Total Hours53-57
Engaged Citizenship Common Experience (ECCE) 710