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The Business Administration major is suited for students who have career goals involving various aspects of management, finance, or human resources management. The broad academic curriculum is infused with the core values of Wilmington College and presents students with both the theoretical and practical applications of business concepts. Whether students seek careers in a Fortune 500 company, a nonprofit organization, or an entrepreneurial start-up, they will graduate from Wilmington College prepared for a life of success in their chosen field.

Required Courses & Electives

Required Courses

AC232, 233 Principles of Accounting I, II 8 semester hours

EC130, 131 Principles of Economics I, II 8 semester hours

EC336, 337 Business Statistics I, II 8 semester hours

MA230 Introduction to Management and Organizations 4 semester hours

MA330 Business Law 4 semester hours

MA369 Corporate Finance 4 semester hours

MA496 Strategic Management 4 semester hours

MK230 Introduction to Marketing 4 semester hours

Management Electives: Choose 3 electives (each is 4 semester hours). The following are examples of the electives available:

EC339 Money and Banking

MA333 Entrepreneurship

MA338 Human Resources Management

MA342 Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

MA344 Purchasing

MA346 Leadership in Organizations

MA432 Conflict Management in the Workplace

MA433 Production and Operations Management

RP451-50 Topics in Philosophy: Business Ethics

Note: The completion of 124 semester hours of academic work, including transfer work, is required for graduation. In addition to the above required major courses, students are also required to fulfill the Wilmington College general education program. Please consult your academic advisor and your catalog for a complete description of all graduation requirements.