Essential Business Skills For Everyone

Students develop analysis and communication skills useful in the business environment, including financial literacy, understanding of economic principles and effective presentation of data and ideas.

Instructions for Focal Study 10

Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.

Complete one course from each cluster.

First Cluster (complete 1 course)
BA 101 Introduction to Business 2 credits
BA 105 Finance for Daily Decisions 2 credits
ACCT/BA 201 Accounting Principles 4 credits
ACCT/BA 202 Managerial Accounting 4 credits
Second Cluster (complete 1 course)
ECON 101 Economics of Social Issues 4 credits
ECON 102 Economics of Markets & Governments 4 credits
Third Cluster (complete 1 course)
BA 210 Excel for Business 2 credits
CS 130 Introduction to Software Tools 2 credits
MEDA 101 Fundamentals of Speaking 2 credits
MEDA 110 Intro to Communication 4 credits