Students interested in learning the basic theory and principles of business crucial to effective organizational performance and communication across business disciplines should consider the General Business Option. The student has the opportunity to study management, as applied to specific areas, including marketing, finance, operations management and management information systems.
The General Business Option is also offered at our Bellevue, WA location on the Bellevue College campus and Longview, WA on the Lower Columbia College campus. For more information on this program please see our Off Campus Program page.
Students who complete the Management: General Business major will:
The College of Business and Public Administration has specific requirements for formal admission into the Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (BAB) degree program. These requirements must be met before continuation into upper division business courses. Please see Undergraduate Business Advising for more information on formal admission requirements.
Courses taken for the General Business Option, beyond the required Business Administration core classes, are not counted double toward the Finance Major, the International Business, the Marketing Major, the Operations Management Option or the Human Resource Option.
Required Business Administration Core (69 Credits)
Required General Business Option Courses (8-9 credits)
BUED 302 Business Communications (4)
or TCOM 205 Introduction to Technical Communication (5) (formerly ENGL 205)
or CMST 351 Communicative Reasoning (5)
HUMR 328 Human Resource Management (4)
Electives (16 credits)
Select approved, related electives in consultation with your faculty advisor.
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