BBA Comprehensive Concentration

Contact Information

Phone: (217) 206-6712
Office Location: UHB 4060

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 

  2. Enable students to gain a broad comprehensive understanding of the functional areas of business


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 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.

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 2
or ACC 311 Administrative Uses of Accounting
ECO 213Statistics for Business and Economics3
or MAT 121 Applied Statistics
ECO 201
ECO 202
Introduction to Microeconomics
and Introduction to Macroeconomics 2
or ECO 315 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 a student petition.
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
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
Engaged Citizenship Common Experience (ECCE) 710
Total Hours63-67