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Bachelor of Science in:

Business Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Business Core program gives incoming students some time to plan before committing to any of the business majors. The College of Business offers four distinct major programs under the umbrella of a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration:

In order to select a distinct major in Business Administration, or to register for an upper-level course in Business Administration (300 level), the student is required to:

a) maintain a minimum 2.00 GPA in the seven core business classes:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Principles of Business Statistics
  • Business Law I
  • Business Information Systems
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics

b) achieve a minimum GPA of 2.00 in all courses completed at the university.

Graduate Requirements

To graduate with a degree in Business Administration, a student must:

  • Successfully complete at least 120 semester hours as specified by degree
  • Satisfy all requirements of General Education
  • Satisfy all course requirements in the major
  • Attain a cumulative grade point average no lower than a 2.00 in all courses completed at Kutztown University
  • Attain a grade point average no lower than a 2.00 in all courses completed in the student's major

More information can be found on the Department of Business Administration page.

Business Minor

The Department of Business Administration offers a Business Minor for students majoring in minors outside the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) program. Students wishing to gain fundamental business knowledge in core areas of business will benefit from this minor. To enroll in the minor, a student must have completed MAT105 (College Algebra) or higher with a "C" or better, completed 30 credits and must have a 2.0 GPA. The Business Minor has been approved as the foundational course requirements for admission into the Master of Business Administration at Kutztown University. 

Program Courses Required Courses (18 credits)  

  • BUS171 Business Information Systems
    ECO10 Introduction to Economics
    ACC121 Financial Accounting
    MKT210 Principles of Marketing
    MGM210 Principles of Management
  • FIN200 Principles of Finance

NOTE:  Business majors are not permitted to take the Business Minor.