DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Office: 101 White Hall
Phone: 985-449-7014
Professors: R. Fanguy (Head), Coats, Ryker.
Associate Professor: Mao.
Assistant Professors: Coogan, E. Davis.
Instructors: Evans, Gouaux, Sherry Rodrigue.

Business Administration Program

The university awards the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Business Administration upon the successful completion of the Business Administration curriculum and the satisfaction of university and College of Business Administration requirements. The Business Administration curriculum prepares graduates for careers in private business and governmental agencies. Preparation of students for entry into graduate school is considered part of the overall objective of this curriculum. Students majoring in Business Administration will be exposed to courses which will provide a broad knowledge of our society and business world.

This degree is also offered 100% online through Nicholls Online (see www.nicholls.edu/nicholls-online/programs-and-degrees/bachelor-of-science-in-business-administration).

No Business Administration minors may be declared with this major. Minors in disciplines in other colleges are permitted.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration (BABS)

  • Multinational Business Concentration (BAMB)
  • (CLR) Computer Literacy Requirement;
  • (GER) General Education Requirement;
  • (OCR) Oral Communication Requirement;
  • (UR) University Requirement

Suggested Course Sequence:

YEAR* COURSE NAME COURSE NUMBER REQUIREMENT CREDIT HRS
1 BSAD 101 3
1 ENGL 101 GER 3
1 ENGL 102 GER 3
1 Freshman Seminar Course UR 1
1 HIST Elective GER 3
1 Humanities Elective GER 3
1 MATH 101 GER 3
1 MATH 106 GER 3
1 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
1 OIS 200 CLR 2
1 SPCH 101 OCR 3
2 ACCT 205 3
2 ACCT 206 3
2 Fine Arts Elective GER 3
2 CIS 231 3
2 ECON 211 GER 3
2 ECON 212 GER 3
2 ENGL Literature Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 QBA 282 3
3 ACCT Elective*** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
3 BSAD or ENGL 310 GER 3
3 Business Elective**, *** 300-level or above 3
3 Business Elective**, *** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
3 Business Elective**, *** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
3 FINC 302 3
3 GOVT, PSYC, or SOCI Elective 3
3 MNGT 301 3
3 MKTG 300 3
3 QBA 283 3
4 BSAD 221 3
4 BSAD 490 3
4 Business Elective**, *** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
4 CIS Elective*** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
4 ECON Elective*** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
4 Elective or Concentration Course 3
4 FINC Elective*** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
4 MNGT 368 3
4 MNGT Elective*** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
4 MKTG Elective*** or Concentration Course 300-level or above 3
  TOTAL HOURS     120

*Recommend complete as Freshman (1), Sophomore (2), Junior (3), Senior (4)
**Must be selected from a minimum of 2 disciplines.
***A minimum of 12 semester hours must be earned at the 400-level.

Multinational Business Concentration (BAMB)

BSAD 320 (6)
CIS 340 (3)
GOVT 391 (3)
GOVT 416 (3)
MNGT 420 (3)
MKTG 475 (3)
ECON 435 or FINC 450 (3)
Foreign Language Sequence (6)

NOTE: No College of Business Administration minor may be declared with this major. Minors in disciplines in other colleges are permitted.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration – Pre-Law Concentration (BAPL)

  • (CLR) Computer Literacy Requirement;
  • (GER) General Education Requirement;
  • (OCR) Oral Communication Requirement;
  • (UR) University Requirement

Suggested Course Sequence:

YEAR* COURSE NAME COURSE NUMBER REQUIREMENT CREDIT HRS
1 BSAD 101 3
1 ENGL 101 GER 3
1 ENGL 102 GER 3
1 Freshman Seminar Course UR 1
1 HIST Elective GER 3
1 Humanities Elective GER 3
1 MATH 101 GER 3
1 MATH 106 GER 3
1 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
1 OIS 200 CLR 2
1 SPCH 101 OCR 3
2 ACCT 205 3
2 ACCT 206 3
2 Fine Arts Elective GER 3
2 CIS 231 3
2 ECON 211 GER 3
2 ECON 212 GER 3
2 ENGL Literature Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 QBA 282 3
3 ACCT 321 3
3 ACCT 407 3
3 BSAD or ENGL 310 GER 3
3 ECON 317 3
3 FINC 302 3
3 GOVT, PSYC or SOCI Elective 3
3 MNGT 301 3
3 MNGT Elective 300-level or above 3
3 MKTG 300 3
3 QBA 283 3
4 BSAD 221 3
4 BSAD 324 3
4 BSAD 490 3
4 ECON Elective 400-level or above 3
4 ENGL 266 or 366 3
4 FINC Elective 300-level or above 3
4 GOVT 399 3
4 GOVT 400 3
4 MNGT 368 3
4 MKTG Elective 300-level or above 3
  TOTAL HOURS     120

*Recommend complete as Freshman (1), Sophomore (2), Junior (3), Senior (4)

Computer Information Systems Program

The university awards the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Computer Information Systems to the student upon the successful completion of the Computer Information Systems curriculum and the requirements of the university and the College of Business Administration. The curriculum prepares graduates to analyze, design, develop and implement computer information systems.Information Systems Minor

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Information Systems (CISY)

Suggested Course Sequence:

YEAR* COURSE NAME COURSE NUMBER REQUIREMENT CREDIT HRS
1 BSAD 101 3
1 CIS 150 3
1 ENGL 101 GER 3
1 ENGL 102 GER 3
1 Freshman Seminar Course UR 1
1 HIST Elective GER 3
1 Humanities Elective GER 3
1 MATH 101 GER 3
1 MATH 106 GER 3
1 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
1 OIS 200 CLR 2
2 ACCT 205 3
2 ACCT 206 3
2 Fine Arts Elective GER 3
2 CIS 231 3
2 ECON 211 GER 3
2 ECON 212 GER 3
2 ENGL Literature Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 QBA 282 3
3 BSAD or ENGL 310 GER 3
3 CIS Elective 3
3 CIS 310 3
3 CIS 320 3
3 CIS 330 3
3 FINC 302 3
3 MNGT 301 3
3 MKTG 300 3
3 QBA 283 3
3 SPCH 101 OCR 3
4 BSAD 221 3
4 MNGT 368 3
4 BSAD 490 3
4 CIS 460 3
4 CIS Elective 300-level or above 3
4 CIS Elective 300-level or above 3
4 Elective 300-level or above 3
4 Elective 300-level or above 3
4 CIS Elective 400-level 3
4 CIS Elective 400-level 3
  TOTAL HOURS     120

*Recommend complete as Freshman (1), Sophomore (2), Junior (3), Senior (4)