Management, Bachelor of Science, Gardner-Webb Online

COMMON PROFESSIONAL COMPONENT 36
MANAGEMENT HOURS 21
ADDITIONAL PROGRAM HOURS  3-6 
TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS 60-63
PRESCRIBED COURSES ATTAINABLE IN GEN ED: MTH 105

Hours may vary depending on transfer credit awarded.

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Management, offered through Gardner-Webb’s Broyhill Undergraduate School of Management, provides a comprehensive study of business principles as related to marketing, administration, and management. With a four-year degree in business, one can pursue employment opportunities in a variety of supervisory and entry-level management positions, including public accounting firms, wholesalers, retailers, banks, and insurance companies.

Student Learning Outcomes

To accomplish the mission of the Godbold School of Business in individual courses within the Online Undergraduate Degree Completion Program, students completing a course in Management will be able to:

  1. Adapt themselves in entry-level professional career positions in business, government, and other areas of human endeavor where organizational, managerial, and analytical skills in management are vital for success;
  2. Learn new managerial skills in management that require knowledge of computerized technology applications in business; and
  3. Respond to changes in management in a dynamic, global marketplace and demonstrate high Christian ethical standards in their place of work.

Program Requirements (60-63 hours)

Common Professional Component (36 hours)

ACC 213Accounting Principles I

3

ACC 214Accounting Principles II

3

BAD 300Legal Environment of Business

3

BAD 304Applied Business Statistics

3

BAD 305Introduction to Management Science

3

FIN 312Financial Management

3

MKT 300Principles of Marketing

3

BAD 360International Business

3

BAD 480Business Strategy

3

CIS 300Management Information Systems

3

ECO 204Principles of Economics II

3

MGT 316Principles of Management

3

Management Hours (21 hours)

MGT 410Entrepreneurship

3

MGT 416Operations Management

3

MGT 450Leadership

3

BAD 325Business Communications Applications

3

Electives

Choose three of the following.
BAD 340Integration of Faith and Business

3

MGT 330Industrial Supervision and Labor Relations

3

MGT 400Human Resource Management

3

MGT 403Human Behavior in Organizations

3

MKT 404Sales Management

3

Additional Hours Required (3-6 hours)

ECO 203Principles of Economics I (Economics and the Free Market System)

3

MTH 100Basic Mathematical Skills

3

MTH 100 or college math transfer course is required for any student without college algebra. If student transfers in MTH 105, this requirement is waived.

Total Credit Hours: 60-63

As with all Online Undergraduate Program majors, approximately half of the Management track consists of our General Education curriculum (see General Education Requirements). A student must complete at least one-half of the major at Gardner-Webb. A grade of “C” or better is required in prescribed General Education courses and all courses required for the program.