Business Administration



The business administration bachelor degree-completion program typically includes 62-70 credit hours. Specific courses and credit required vary, depending on coursework transferred. To determine availability of a course for a particular semester, refer to the class schedule.

BUS 221 Introduction to Management Information Systems
BUS 305 Business Statistics II
BUS 311 Business Finance
BUS 351 Introduction to Operations Management
BUS 361 Principles of Marketing
BUS 371 Management and Organizational Behavior
BUS 401 Senior Business Experience

Students complete courses in three emphasis areas selected from areas of study such as accounting, insurance and risk management, management, and marketing. An approved career curriculum plan must be filed when the student begins the major emphasis courses. This plan specifies the student's intended career path, the associated emphasis areas, and the courses the student intends to take within the emphasis areas.

  • BEIT 336 Business Report Writing (3 credits)
  • Courses to satisfy the University's Foundational Studies requirements
  • Fulfillment of the University's requirement for graduation with a bachelor degree.
  • Business Administration majors are required to take eight additional credits of 300-400 level courses beyond the required classes for the major to fulfill graduation requirements.
  • At least 50 percent of the business credit hours required for any business degree should be taken at Indiana State University.

Indiana State Online Students Residing Outside of Indiana: Each of the states has its own approval processes for out-of-state institutions offering online degrees. While Indiana State University endeavors to offer all of its programs to as wide an audience as possible, all ISU online programs may not be available in all states. Currently, online programs are not offered in the state of Massachusetts. To check the status of programs available in a particular state, visit program availability.

The Catalog of Indiana State University is the document of authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalog supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.

Last updated 12 May 2015