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Business Administration (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree program provides adults with a solid grounding in the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively manage organizational needs. Vital business topics are covered in a well-rounded broad-based curriculum including management, marketing, law, finance, and international business.

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The Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree program provides adults with a solid grounding in the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively manage organizational needs. Vital business topics are covered in a well-rounded broad-based curriculum including management, marketing, law, finance, and international business. Working professionals enhance their leadership, teamwork, and communication skills throughout the program.

Program of Study

ACC

175

Financial Accounting

3 cr.

ACC

185

Managerial Accounting

3 cr.

BUS

110

Business Computers

3 cr.

BUS

120

Business Fundamentals

3 cr.

BUS

200

                   

Marketing

3 cr.

BUS

210

                   

 Finance

3 cr.

BUS

270

Communicating in Business

3 cr.

BUS

320

Organizational Behavior

3 cr.

BUS

479A

Research Project I

3 cr.

BUS

479B

Research Project II

3 cr.

BUS

489

                   

Senior Thesis I

3 cr.

BUS

490

                   

Senior Thesis II

3 cr.

ECN

201

Macroeconomics

3 cr.

ECN

202

Microeconomics

3 cr.

ENG

101

College Writing Seminar

3 cr.

MTH

126

Applied Statistics

3 cr.

PSY

302

Research Methods

3 cr.

Writing Designated Course

3 cr.

World Culture Course

3 cr.

Aesthetic Awareness Course

3 cr.

Literary Perspectives Course

3 cr.

Individual & Society Course

3 cr.

Ethical Reasoning Course

3 cr.

Science & Technology Course

3 cr.

Global Issues Course

3 cr.

General Education Electives

12 cr.

Business Major Electives

12 cr.

Open Electives

27 cr.

Total degree requirements

126  cr.

Concentration Option

Homeland Security Studies

HLS 105 Introduction to Homeland Securities 3 cr.
HLS 205 America's Intelligence Community 3 cr.
IST 216 International Conflicts 3 cr.
PSY 317 Criminal Profiling and Threat 3 cr.
CJ 350 Terrorism Studies 3 cr.
BUS 355 Risk Management 3 cr.

Admission Requirements

  • Completed application along with a non-refundable fee of $25.00
  • Official high school transcript
  • One letter of recommendation
  • A 250 - 500 word essay explaining your professional goals
  • All students for whom English is not a first language must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Minimum age of 24 years
  • Minimum two years of significant, full-time work experience
  • Official college transcript (if applicable)

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate the analytical and problem solving skills needed to solve complex challenges in business.
  2. Understand and be able to use team building, collaborative behaviors and project management in the accomplishment of group tasks.
  3. Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication within the conventions of business.
  4. Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within business.
  5. Design, execute, and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the students’ personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

Concentration Options

Concentration in Early Childhood Education


The Early Childhood Education Concentration is an 8 course, 24 credit specialization that focuses on important issues for teachers working in private and pre-K child development centers.  This non-licensure specialization builds upon the skills, experience, and coursework many students will have already received prior to enrolling in Endicott College. This concentration will give students writing, research and foundational skills, especially focused on language and literacy skills. Teachers will need to ensure that young children become “Kindergarten ready”. The Concentration in Early Childhood Education will be open to all students enrolled in our BA Programs in Liberal Arts and Psychology.



Concentration in Homeland Security Studies

The Homeland Security Studies Concentration is a 6 course, 18 credit specialization that focuses on issues relevant to corporate, national and global security. This is an interdisciplinary specialization that focuses on student’s ability to assess risk and engage in critical thinking about conflict and security.  This concentration will give students writing, research and foundational skills in Homeland Security that they will need to work in the securities field, border patrol, emergency management or to pursue a graduate degree in Homeland Security. The Concentration in Homeland Security will be open to all students enrolled in our BA Programs: Liberal Arts, Psychology, and Business Administration. 



Concentration In Montessori Education

The Montessori Education Concentration is a 6 course, 18 credit specialization that focuses on issues relevant to educators who specialize in the Montessori method. This is an interdisciplinary specialization that focuses on providing students with an expanded knowledge of the cultural context in which Montessori Education is situated. Including, but not limited to: 
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