Previous equivalent coursework can fulfill some of the course requirements listed below. To earn the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in General Business,

  1. all of the required courses must be successfully completed (C- or better) and
  2. at least six of the courses listed below (either required or recommended) must be successfully completed (C- or better) at IUS after undergraduate degree completion.

Required courses (24 hours)

  • BUS-A 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • BUS-A 202 Introduction to Managerial Accounting P: BUS-A 201
  • ECON-E 150 Introduction to Economics
  • ECON-E 200 Fundamentals of Economics: An Overview P: ECON-E 150
  • ECON-E 280 Applied Statistics for Business & Economics I P: M 122, K 201 or equivalent Excel skills
  • BUS-F 301 Financial Management P: BUS-A 202, ECON-E 150
  • BUS-M 301 Introduction to Marketing Management P: ECON-E 200
  • BUS-P 301 Operations Management P: ECON-E 280

Recommended Additional Course Options:*

  • BUS-K 201 The Computer in Business
  • BUS-L 201 Legal Environment of Business
  • BUS-Z 302 Managing and Behavior in Organizations P: SPCH-S 121, PSY-P 101or P102
  • BUS-K 321 Management of Information Technology P: BUS-K 201, ECON-E 280
  • BUS-A 311 Intermediate Accounting I P: BUS-A 202
  • BUS-D 300 International Business Administration P: ECON-E 200
  • BUS-P 330 Project Management P: BUS-P 301
  • BUS-W 301 Principles of Management
  • BUS-Z 440 Personnel-Human Resource Management P: BUS-Z 302

*Another 300-400 level BUS or ECON course may be used in place of a recommended course.

Prior to enrolling, see a School of Business academic advisor about this substitution opportunity.

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