General Business

The General Business Specialization is designed for those students who desire a broad preparation in business studies rather than specializing in any one particular business area.  Students receive a marketable Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with expanded exposure to a multitude of business disciplines

Major in General Business

Students completing the general business program earn a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in General Business.

Students with broad training in business subjects can expect to find employment in widely varied types of business activity.

Required Courses – General Business MajorCredit Hours
West Liberty University General Studies37
Gary E. West College of Business Core45
300-400 Level Accounting Course3
300-400 Level Economics or Finance Course3
300-400 Level Management Course3
300-400 Level Marketing Course3
300-400 Level Computer Information Systems Course3
Any 300-400 Level Business Elective 3
Any 300-400 Level Business Elective 3
Any 300-400 Level Business Elective 3
Any 300-400 Level Business Elective 3
Business Minor Course11
Total 120

Click below to see detailed course requirements for the B.S.B.A. with a major in General Business.  Current students can access their detailed requirements and completed courses in WINS, using DegreeWorks.

Advising Sheets General Business

Online General Business Degree

Business Administration Minor

The business administration minor offers students the opportunity to develop a proficiency in business administration while maintaining an auxiliary focus in another area.

Required Courses – Business Administration MinorCredit Hours
ECON 103 Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON 203 Principles of Macroeconomics3
GBUS 140 Introduction to Business3
GBUS 220 Business Communication3
ACC 224 Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACC 225 Principles of Managerial Accounting3
CIS 271 Practical Computer Applications3
FIN 300 Principles of Finance3
MKT 331 Principles of Marketing3
MGT 350 Principles of Management 3

2022-2023 Advising Sheets Business Administration Minor