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Business Core Courses

All majors within the Gordon Ford College of Business complete the same core course requirements including:


Academic Core

  • ACCT110 Accounting for Decision Makers
  • BDAN250 Introduction to Analytics
  • ECON202 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON206 Statistics
  • FIN330 Principles of Finance
  • MGT210 Organization and Management
  • MKT220 Basic Marketing Concepts
  • MGT498 Strategy and Policy –OR– ENT496 Small Business Analysis and Strategy

Career Preparation Core

  • Freshman
    • BA170 Business Student Basics –OR– BA175 University Experience Business (For LLC)
  • Transfers and Changes of Major
    • BA220 Special Topics in Business (In place of BA170)
  • Sophomore
    • MGT261 Business Communication Fundamentals
  • Junior
    • XXX399 Career Readiness in the Major
  • Senior
      • XXX499 Senior Assessment In the Major

AACSB Seal PHD Project

The Gordon Ford College of Business is a top business school with dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting programs.



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 Last Modified 7/21/22