Business Administration Minor

Required Courses for the Business Administration Minor

A student must successfully complete, at Fontbonne, a minimum of 50 percent of the credit hours required for the minor.

  • CIS 110

    Computer Applications: Spreadsheet

    3 Credits

    Covers capabilities of Windows-based spreadsheet software. Presents spreadsheet  terminology, basic commands, and features for data formatting, calculation, and creating tables and charts. Additional topics include building applications for data referencing,  analysis and reports, advanced functions, and macros. Course will include development of a significant spreadsheet project by the student.

  • MTH 115

    Introduction to Statistics

    3 credits

    Topics covered: descriptive statistics, probability, binomial, chi-squared and normal probability distributions, tests of hypotheses, linear correlation and regression, and analysis of variance. Prerequisites: Grades of C- or better in MTH 095 or competency in arithmetic and algebra.

  • ACT 210

    Financial Accounting

    3 credits

    Acquaints students with the language of communicating financial information of a business enterprise to owners and stakeholders. Material to be covered includes the components of financial statements and the development thereof, accounting principles of service and merchandising concerns, and inventory and depreciation methods. Prerequisite:  BSA 100 (may be taken concurrently).

  • ECN 210

    Principles of Macro Economics

    3 credits

    Macroeconomics is concerned with keeping economic fluctuations within reasonable bounds. Topics include the measurement of the national income, inflation, unemployment, economic growth and monetary and fiscal policies and international outcomes. Prerequisite: BSA 100 (may be taken concurrently).

  • MKT 210

    Marketing Principles

    3 credits

    Presents principles, methods and problems within the marketing discipline focusing on product development, distribution channels, promotion techniques and pricing strategies. Topics include market segmentation, buying motivation, branding, customer service, marketing research, and international marketing considerations. Prerequisite: BSA 100 (may be taken concurrently).

  • MKT 201

    Management Principles

    3 Credits

    Presents principles, methods and problems within the marketing discipline focusing on product development, distribution channels, promotion techniques and pricing strategies. Topics include market segmentation, buying motivation, branding, customer service, marketing research, and international marketing considerations. Prerequisite: BSA 100/BUS 102 (may be taken concurrently).

  • FIN 310

    Managerial Finance

    3 credits

    A study of finance as a managerial tool; particular emphasis will be given to the time value of money, stock and bond pricing, working capital management and capital budgeting. Prerequisite: ACT 210

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