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    BACHELOR DEGREE IN BUSINESSADMINISTRATION with Minor in Finance

    Overview

    The Business Administration program is aimed at helping the students realize and make efficient use of their potentialities to work in an organization or to become an entrepreneur. The minor courses have the same rigor and content as the fundamental courses. The courses are highly complementary.  It provides flexibility in undergraduate studies and better prepares students for jobs. Specialization in certain areas would increase the employability of the students. Job search would be linked to more focused areas and this will increase the potential output of the job seeker.

    Who should enroll?

    1. Students who has aptitude to study Finance courses.
    2. Students who want a graduate degree with minor specialization than a generic degree
    3. Students who want to do higher studies in Finance

    Minimum Eligibility

    1. Those who have the Secondary High School Omani Certificate or its equivalent approved by the Ministry of Higher Education.
    2. After completing 63 credit hours the student can move to the Bachelor Program in Business Administration.\
    3. To take up a minor the student should score a GPA of 2 in all Business courses.

    Opportunities

    1. Specialization in Finance gives the study an edge over others in the job market.
    2. To study post graduate course like MBA in Finance or other Post graduate courses in Finance
    3. Take up job in any organization with emphasis on the specialization area
    4. To become an entrepreneur with innovative skills

     

    Course Plan for Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with Minor in Finance

    A- Bachelors Degree Program (120 credits)

    1st  Year                 Fall Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Sp MS 85

    Principles of Speech

    3

     

    Eng 20

    Exposition and Argumentation

    3

     

    Math3

    Pre-Calculus

    3

     

    IST 50

    Introduction to Management & Information System

    3

     

    Psych 50

    Introduction to Psychology

    3

     

     

          Note: ER – Entrance requirements

    1st  Year                 Spring Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Bus110

    Management & Organizational Behavior

    3

     

    Stat115

    Statistic for Business1

    3

     

    Hist111

    Western Civilization

    3

     

    IST 51

    Implementing Information System-User Perspective

    3

    IST50

    Eco 121

    Principles of Microeconomics

    3

     

     

     

    2nd  Year                Fall Semester (18 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Eng60

    Writing & Research

    3

    Eng 20, Spms 85

    Bus120

    Accounting I

    3

     

    Bus 209

    Fundamentals of Management

    3

     

    Eco 122

    Principles of Macroeconomics

    3

     Eco 121

    Phil 35

    Business Ethics

    3

     

    Math12

    Business Calculus

    3

     Math3, Stat115

     

     

    2nd  Year                Spring Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Stat 116

    Statistics for Business

    3

    Stat 115

    Acc 131

    Accounting II

    3

    Acc 130

    IST 211

    Web Design

    3

     

    Eco 75

    Economic Development in the Gulf States

    3

     

     

    Humanities Elective

    3

     

     

     

    3rd Year                        Fall Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Bus 230

    Business Law

    3

    Bus 110, Eco 121

    Eco  221

    Intermediate Microeconomics

    3

    Eco 121, Eco 122

    Eng 65

    Technical Writing

    3

    Eng 60

    Eco 211

    Introduction to Econ Statistics

    3

    Math 12, Eco 121&122, Stat115

    MKT311/ Bus251

    Marketing

    3

    Bus 209 , Bus110

     

     

    3rd Year                        Spring Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

     Fin 250

    Corporate Finance I

    3

     Bus 120

    Pol 90

    American Government

    3

     

    Bus 260

    Business Operations Management

    3

    Bus 209, Acc 130

    Bus110

    Eco 222

    Intermediate Macroeconomics

    3

    Eco 121 & Eco 122

    Bus 270

    Human Resource Management

    3

    Bus 209, Bus110

             
     

     

    4th Year                Fall Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Eng 205

    Business English

    3

    Eng 20/Eng 60

    Fin 360

    Investment I

    3

     

    Fin 350

    Corporate Finance II

    3

    Fin 250

    Bus320

    Managerial Accounting

    3

    Bus120 & Acc 131

      Free Elective

    FE 1

    3

     

     

     

    4th Year                Spring Semester (12 hrs)

    Course Code

    Course Name

    Credit

    Prerequisite

    Bus 280

    Strategic Management

    3

    Bus 251

    Bus 397

    Capstone Seminar in Business

    3

     

    Eco 323

    International Finance

    3

    Eco 222

    Elective

    Free Elective2

    3

     

     

    Total Credits: 120