2013-14 FINALIZED 2-3-14
AMANDA BAUGOUS, Associate Professor, Chair
B.S., Drake; M.B.A., Ph.D., Tennessee
DANIEL G. CONWAY, Associate Professor
B.A., Augustana; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana
ANN E. ERICSON, Professor
B.A., Augustana; M.S., Illinois; Ph.D., Iowa; C.P.A., Iowa; C.M.A.
JANIS LONERGAN, Frank Strohkarck Professor of Business and Economics
B.A., Northwestern; M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois
MAMATA MARMÉ, Adjunct Instructor, Director of Advising
B.St., M.St., Indian Statistical Institute; M.S., Illinois
NADIA NOVOTOROVA, Assistant Professor
B.S., Gorky State Agricultural Institute; M.S., Iowa State; Ph.D., Illinois
KAREN M. PETERSEN, Adjunct Instructor, Director of Business Administration Internships
B.A., Augustana; M.B.A., Iowa
GREGORY P. TAPIS, Assistant Professor
B.S., Massachusetts Dartmouth; Ph.D., Mississippi State
CRAIG V. VAN SANDT, Professor
B.A., Texas Christian; M.B.A., North Carolina; Ph.D., Virginia Tech
LINA ZHOU, Associate Professor
B.E., M.A., Central South University, China; M.A., Ph.D., Mississippi; C.F.A.
MAJOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION. Required foundation courses (21 credits, must be completed by the end of junior year): BUSN-205, BUSN-211, BUSN-212 (MATH-315, MATH-316 may be substituted for MATH-211, MATH-212). ACCT-201, ACCT-202. ECON-201, ECON-202. A grade-point average of at least 2.0 must be maintained within each of the four foundation categories: (1) ACCT-201, ACCT-202, (2) ECON-201, ECON-202, (3) ECON-211, ECON-212 and (4) ECON-205.
Required core courses (9 credits): BUSN-301, BUSN-321, BUSN-331.
Required area of emphasis in one of the following areas:
Management (9 credits): Three of BUSN-303, BUSN-304, BUSN-305, BUSN-307, BUSN-309, BUSN-313, BUSN-351, PSYC BUSN-315.
Marketing (9 credits): Three of BUSN-322, BUSN-323, BUSN-324, BUSN-326, BUSN-327.
Finance (9 credits): Three of BUSN-332, BUSN-333, BUSN-334, and ECON-345, ECON-362.
International Business (9 credits): BUSN-363 and ECON-361, ECON-362.
Management Information Systems (9 credits): BUSN-351, BUSN-352 and one of BUSN-313, ACCT-311, COMP-310, COMP-335.
Required Senior Inquiry experience in one of the following:
Internship with research component (9 credits)
Business Policy (3 credits): BUSN-479
Business Simulation (3 credits): BUSN-474
See International Business for a description of the major. Students cannot major in both business administration and international business.