Undergraduate Catalog - School of Business and Leadership - Business Majors | Judson University Christian College

Business Majors

IMPORTANT NOTES FOR MAJORS IN THE BUSINESS DEPARTMENT:

  • No specific gen eds are required for these majors.
  • 40% of major requirements must be completed at Judson
  • 40% of major requirements must be upper division 

Accounting Major

Required = 58 Hours

Business Core Requirements

Required = 31 Hours

  • BUS241 Basic Macroeconomics
  • BUS242 Basic Microeconomics
  • BUS222 Comprehensive MS Office Applications
  • BUS250 Management Principles
  • BUS251 Principles of Accounting
  • BUS253 Business Law I
  • BUS255 Marketing Fundamentals
  • BUS261 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting
  • BUS349 Corporate Finance
  • BUS347X Business Communication

Accounting Requirements

Required = 27 Hours

  • BUS340 Intermediate Accounting I
  • BUS341 Intermediate Accounting II
  • BUS352 Cost Accounting
  • BUS353 Tax Accounting
  • BUS423 Ethics in Business & Accounting
  • BUS451 Advanced Accounting
  • BUS452 Auditing
  • BUS461 Accounting, Research and Analysis
  • BUS495 Senior Business Practicum

Management Major

Required = 52 Hours

 Business Core Requirements

Required = 31 Hours

  • BUS241 Basic Macroeconomics
  • BUS242 Basic Microeconomics
  • BUS222 Comprehensive MS Office Applications
  • BUS250 Management Principles
  • BUS251 Principles of Accounting
  • BUS253 Business Law I
  • BUS255 Marketing Fundamentals
  • BUS261 Fund of Managerial Accounting
  • BUS349 Corporate Finance
  • Choose one of the following:
    • BUS347X Business Communications
    • PSY309 Interpersonal Relationships
    • SPC322 Group Discussion

Management Requirements

Required = 21 Hours

  • BUS326 Human Resource Management
  • BUS423 Ethics in Business and Accounting
  • BUS455 Senior Management Seminar
  • Choose 4 from the Following List:
    • BUS301 Leadership and Change
    • BUS311 Probability and Statistics w/lab (4)
    • BUS343 Money, Banking, Finance
    • BUS344 Personal Finance
    • BUS348 International Business
    • BUS357 Strategic Planning
    • BUS366 Operations Management
    • BUS411 Project Management
    • BUS443 Public Relations
    • BUS456 Investments
    • ITS310 Systems Analysis & Design
    • ITS315 Business Data Communications

Marketing Major

Required = 53 Hours

Business Core Requirements

Required = 31 Hours

  • BUS241 Basic Macroeconomics
  • BUS242 Basic Microeconomics
  • BUS222 Comprehensive MS Office Applications
  • BUS250 Management Principles
  • BUS251 Principles of Accounting
  • BUS253 Business Law I
  • BUS255 Marketing Fundamentals
  • BUS261 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting
  • BUS349 Corporate Finance
  • Choose 1 of the following:
    • BUS347X Business Communication
    • PSY309 Interpersonal Relationships
    • SPC322 Group Discussion

Marketing Requirements

Required = 22 Hours

  • MAT311 Probability and Statistics w/lab 
  • BUS362 Marketing Research
  • BUS410 Marketing Strategy
  • Choose 4 Upper Division Business Courses, Including at Least 3 of the Following:
    • BUS345 Advertising
    • BUS346 Consumer Behavior
    • BUS348 International Business
    • BUS361 Professional Selling
    • BUS364 Internet Marketing (on-line)

Media Business Management Major

Required = 46 Hours

NOTE: General Education courses cannot be applied to this major.

Communication Core

Required = 12 Hours

  • COM311 Language and Society
  • COM442 Communication Theory/Application
  • COM495 Senior Internship
  • COM499 Senior Research Project

Business and Media Core

Required = 15 Hours

  • BUS250 Management Principles
  • ENG240 Media Writing
  • FLM241 Media Theory I
  • FLM242 Media Theory II
  • SPC325 Story Telling

Business Elective

Required = 3 Hours

  • BUS345 Advertising
    • or BUS443 Public Relations

Art/Film Elective

Required = 3 Hours

  • FLM243 Video Production I
    • or ART123 Introduction to Photography

Communication Arts Conference

Required = 7 Semesters 0 Hours; 1 Semester 1 Hour

  • COM293 must be taken every semester while attending Judson.  Registration is for zero credit hours except the final semester when it must be taken for one credit hour.

Business Focus

Required = 12 Hours

Choose four in addition to courses taken above

  • BUS242 Basic Microeconomics
  • BUS251 Principles of Accounting
  • BUS253 Business Law I
  • BUS255 Marketing Fundamentals
  • BUS261 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting
  • BUS301 Leadership and Change
  • BUS345 Advertising
  • BUS349 Corporate Finance
  • BUS411 Project Management
  • BUS430 International Marketing
  • BUS443 Public Relations
  • COM347X Business Communication

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