Business Administration Undergraduate Programs
Specializations: General Business, Human Resource Management, International Business, Marketing, and Sport Management.
The following minors are open only to students in Accounting Information Systems or Business degree programs or to students who have also completed the General Business minor:
Business Administration Department Mission
The Business Administration curriculum will assist in preparing students for leadership roles in an increasingly complex global economy. Our program recognizes the importance of studying liberal arts while developing professional business related skills. As students progress through our program, their ability to think creatively, critically and ethically will be enhanced. They will be encouraged to work collaboratively with others in a variety of settings. Through such a foundation, students will be better prepared to contribute positively to their local and global business communities.
The Business Administration degree will provide exposure to the total business organization through the presentation of functional and human skills based coursework. Particular emphasis will be placed on diversity, ethics and international issues. This broad-based exposure will be fine-tuned by coursework within an area of specialization chosen by the student. Specialization related cooperative work experiences will supplement a student’s classroom knowledge, build professional interpersonal skills, develop liaisons with the business community, and provide concrete, resume building work experience.
Key to student’s success in this integrated learning curriculum is assuming an active role in his or her own education and understanding that learning is a lifelong process. Daemen College business faculty will be available to encourage and mentor students while providing the initial foundation for this process. Students will be prepared and encourage to continuously grow personally and professionally.
The seven student learning objectives of the Business Administration department are:
- Obtain the necessary skills to use technology effectively to both develop and apply other competencies.
- Assess the legal and ethical consequences of business decisions and understand the impact of business and business leaders on the welfare of the greater society.
- Develop research skills for the purpose of gathering information to solve business related problems.
- Organize and effectively communicate information in a meaningful manner.
- Solve business related problems, individually and within a group, and complete projects in timely manner.
- Contribute to the business profession through cooperative work experiences.
- Provide leadership and be able to work within diverse and cross-functional teams in order to be successful in an ever-changing global marketplace.
College Preparatory Mathematics through Trigonometry (NYS Math 11) is recommended for all students entering the Business Administration Department.
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