Overview

The Bachelor of Business Administration is designed to expose students to the theories and practices of business organizations operating within a global economy. Students are expected to gain an understanding of business disciplines including management, leadership, accounting, marketing, finance, strategy, and international business. The course will also equip students with valuable professional skills – business writing, communication, problem-solving, teamwork, and digital literacy.

 
 

Objectives

Upon completion of the program, students will be equipped to do the following:

  • Understand the global, ethical, and social-political context of business;
  • Integrate content knowledge from the core areas of business and management by engaging in experiential learning opportunities, within the classroom and the community;
  • Use strategic analysis and decision-making skills effectively, supported by the appropriate quantitative methods and theoretical constructs to solve business problems;
  • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills integrating digital tools;
  • Contribute effectively within organizations as leaders and team members;
  • Improve society by applying Christian values to their professional and civic responsibilities.

Credit Hours

129 total hours

Degree Completion Plan

*Students may elect to do a semester abroad/Sports Management/Criminal Justice or other disciplinary elective in lieu of this course.

*Students may elect to do a semester abroad/Sports Management/Criminal Justice or other disciplinary elective in lieu of this course.

*Students may elect to do a semester abroad/Sports Management/Criminal Justice or other disciplinary elective in lieu of this course.

In order to become a candidate for graduation a student

  1. Shall have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at PIU;
  2. Shall have maintained a minimum academic average of C (higher for some programs);
  3. Shall have passed all courses in his/her curriculum and made a C or better in key courses designated as essential in each program;
  4. Shall have completed at least 24 of the final 30 hours with Piedmont International University;
  5. Shall have satisfactorily completed the Christian Service requirements;
  6. Shall have given evidence of high Christian character and conduct in accord with University standards. He/she shall also manifest essential agreement with the Statement of Faith;
  7. Shall have paid in full his/her account with the University;
  8. Must have received a decision of eligibility for graduation from the Faculty.

In order to become a candidate for graduation a student

  1. Shall have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at PIU;
  2. Shall have maintained a minimum academic average of C (higher for some programs);
  3. Shall have passed all courses in his/her curriculum and made a C or better in key courses designated as essential in each program;
  4. Shall have completed at least 24 of the final 30 hours with Piedmont International University.