BS Business Administration
Equip yourself with Silberman’s forward-thinking Business Administration major to be a sought-after graduate. You may choose to complete the Business Administration major with or without an area of concentration. The Business Administration major gives you the option to focus on an area of concentration by taking advanced business courses that help define your skill set.
All students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science program must complete the University and Business Core Curriculum in addition to the credits listed below your Business Administration major degree option.
BS in Business Administration without a concentration
BS Degree Requirements
Students pursuing a business administration major without a concentration must complete 21 credits of business major courses as follows:
Major elective courses
Select 18 credits among the business major courses offered by the other Silberman College of Business majors (provided that course prerequisites have been met). No more than 9 of these credits can be taken in any given discipline.
Optional concentrations for BS Business Administration
Information Systems concentration
Four of the required courses are only offered on the Metropolitan Campus.
- MIS4301 Data Communications & Networks
- MIS4303 Spreadsheet Applications in Business
- MIS4304 Database Applications in Business
- MIS4305 Systems Analysis, Design & Implementation
Select three elective business courses
Courses chosen from any permissible courses offered in other Silberman College of Business majors. Permissible means the student has satisfied all prerequisites for any course in which he/she wishes to enroll.
International Business concentration
The B.S. in Business Administration with International Business concentration prepares you to understand and effectively participate in the management of business firms operating in a multinational environment. Courses examine in depth theories and applied concepts relevant to conducting business in a competitive global arena.
- IBUS3201 Fundamentals of International Business
- MKTG3371 Principles of International Marketing
- MGMT3371 Concepts of International Management
- ECON4208 International Trade
- MIS4307 Introduction to E-Business OR
MIS4303 Spreadsheet Applications in Business
Two 3-credit electives
Select two elective courses from any permissible major courses offered in the other Silberman College of Business majors.
For More Information
If you are a prospective student and would like information about applying to Fairleigh Dickinson University, please contact the Office of Admissions at (973) 443-8900 or (201) 692-7308 or via email.
If you would like information regarding the majors, courses or careers paths, please contact the Department Chair Gwen Jones at (973) 443-8850 or via email.