BBA in Marketing and Master of Strategic Leadership Development (MSLD)

Program Requirements

Entrance requirements for the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Marketing and Master of Strategic Leadership Development (MSLD) combined degree are:

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Junior Standing
  • Acceptance into Graduate School

Freshman – Junior Requirements

Students will complete all the area F courses and the Principles of Management, Principles of Marketing, Global Business, and Corporate Finance from the Business core.

Senior Standing Requirements

Students will complete 6 or 9 credit hours (depending on the program) of approved graduate-level business courses in their final 2 semesters along with their remaining undergraduate coursework.

The student must submit the following to Graduate Admissions during their senior year: application processing fee and transcripts from all institutions attended. Letters of reference are also required.

Proposed Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3
MATH 1101 Intro to Mathematical Modeling 3
Communication or Foreign Language course 3
BUSA 1105 Introduction to Business 3
Fine Arts or Interm. Foreign Language course 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ENGL 1102 English Composition II 3
Science Course with Laboratory 3
Science Course with Laboratory 1
ACCT 2101 Principles of Financial Acct. 3
BLAW 2106 Legal Environment of Business 3
Math, Science, or Technology course 3
 Credit Hours16
Sophomore
First Semester
ACCT 2102 Principles Managerial Acct. 3
Science Course without Laboratory 3
ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics 3
CPTG 2201 Adv. Computer Applications 3
Literature, Philosophy or Foreign Language course 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
World History course 3
CRIT 1101 Critical Thinking 3
BUSA 3101 Business Statistics 3
MKTG 3101 Principles of Marketing 3
 Credit Hours15
Junior
First Semester
SCML 3102 Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt 3
MGMT 3120 Managerial Communication 3
MKTG 4104 Marketing Research & Analysis 3
MKTG 4207 Professional Selling 3
POLS 1101 American Government 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
MGMT 3101 Mgmt. Prin. & Org. Behavior 3
Marketing Elective 3
MKTG 4850 Internship/Cooperative Educ. 3
Business Elective 3
American History course 3
 Credit Hours15
Senior
First Semester
MKTG 3420 Global Business 3
MKTG 4750 Marketing Management 3
FINA 3101 Corporate Finance 3
Elective (business or non-business) 3
MGMT 5113 Strategic Leadership Developme 1 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
MGMT 4750 Strategic Management 3
Elective (business or non-business) 3
Elective (business or non-business) 3
Elective (business or non-business) 3
MKTG 5114 Personal Branding Strategy 1 3
 Credit Hours15
Fifth Year
First Semester
MGMT 5113 Strategic Leadership Developme 3
Strategic Leadership Elective 2 3
Strategic Leadership Elective 2 3
Strategic Leadership Elective 2 3
 Credit Hours12
Second Semester
MGMT 5116 Leading by Managing Conflict 3
Strategic Leadership Elective 2 3
Strategic Leadership Elective 2 3
Strategic Leadership Elective 2 3
 Credit Hours12
 Total Credit Hours145