Course List

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 A

Instructor: Mr. Michael Hutkin
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simuation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professinalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills.

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 B

Instructor: Mr. Gregory R. Shaff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 311
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simuation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professinalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills.

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 C

Instructor: Ms. Arnica W. Mulder
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simuation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professinalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills.

Personal Finance -

BUAD 142 A

Instructor: Mr. Richard A. Bond
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course develops a comprehensive un derstanding of everyday financial matter s such as banking, credit, home finances , planning, investing, and taxes. Lectur e: 3 hrs/wk.

Entrepreneurship -

BUAD 210 A

Instructor: Mr. Gregory R. Shaff
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-215

Catalog Description:

A survey of issues involved in starting and owning a small business including forms of ownership, acquisition of financing, marketing and operations concepts, culminating in the preparation of a simp lified business plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Introduc to Global Management -

BUAD 211 A

Instructor: Mr. Michael Hutkin
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the organizational, legal, economic, human and cultural aspe cts of conducting and managing business internationally. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Accounting Principles I -

BUAD 215 A

Instructor: Mr. Gregory R. Shaff
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 022
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of accounti ng and to the development of a broad und erstanding and use of accounting informa tion. PC applications are utilized. Lect ure: 3 hrs/wk.

Accounting Principles I -

BUAD 215 B

Instructor: Mrs. Norma H. Clifton, CPA
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of accounti ng and to the development of a broad und erstanding and use of accounting informa tion. PC applications are utilized. Lect ure: 3 hrs/wk.

Accounting Principles I -

BUAD 215 C

Instructor: Ms. Arnica W. Mulder
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of accounti ng and to the development of a broad und erstanding and use of accounting informa tion. PC applications are utilized. Lect ure: 3 hrs/wk.

Accounting Principles I -

BUAD 215 D

Instructor: Ms. Arnica W. Mulder
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of accounti ng and to the development of a broad und erstanding and use of accounting informa tion. PC applications are utilized. Lect ure: 3 hrs/wk.

Accounting Principles I -

BUAD 215 F

Instructor: Mr. Richard A. Bond
Block: 9
Time: T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of accounti ng and to the development of a broad und erstanding and use of accounting informa tion. PC applications are utilized. Lect ure: 3 hrs/wk.

Information Systems -

BUAD 218 A

Instructor: Dr. Ali A. Nazemi
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 131
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-110 or BUAD 215 and MATH-111 or permission.

Catalog Description:

This course explores the fundamental concepts of information systems in modern organizations. The course provides intensive preparation in the most useful applications of computers in business.

Information Systems -

BUAD 218 B

Instructor: Dr. Pamela S. Galluch
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 127
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-110 or BUAD 215 and MATH-111 or permission.

Catalog Description:

This course explores the fundamental concepts of information systems in modern organizations. The course provides intensive preparation in the most useful applications of computers in business.

Information Systems -

BUAD 218 C

Instructor: Dr. Ali A. Nazemi
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 131
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-110 or BUAD 215 and MATH-111 or permission.

Catalog Description:

This course explores the fundamental concepts of information systems in modern organizations. The course provides intensive preparation in the most useful applications of computers in business.

Accounting Principles II -

BUAD 225 A

Instructor: Mrs. Sharon C. Gibbs
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 022
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-215

Catalog Description:

Continuation of broad understanding of how accounting principles, accounting pr actices, and financial data assist decis ion makers. Topics include corporations, analysis of accounting information, and managerial accounting, including cost a ccounting, planning, and control. PC app lications are utilized. Lecture: 3 hrs/w k.

Legal & Labor Foundations -

BUAD 227 A

Instructor: Mr. Raymond F. Leven
Block: 9
Time: T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course will integrate components from Business Law with Human Resource Management. The course is designed to give a foundation in the concepts of Business Law and HRM. Assignments and projects will apply the concepts learned including the selection of an organizational form, applicable legal requirements, hiring process, performance appraisal, and designing a comprehensive HRM plan for a hypothetical business.

Legal & Labor Foundations -

BUAD 227 B

Instructor: Steve A. Baker, Esq.
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 127
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course will integrate components from Business Law with Human Resource Management. The course is designed to give a foundation in the concepts of Business Law and HRM. Assignments and projects will apply the concepts learned including the selection of an organizational form, applicable legal requirements, hiring process, performance appraisal, and designing a comprehensive HRM plan for a hypothetical business.

Marketing Management -

BUAD 233 A

Instructor: Mr. Bruce Manthe
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-110 or BUAD-215 & either ECON-121 or ECON-122

Catalog Description:

Principles, practices, and basic theore tical concepts in the field of marketing . Special attention will be given to sus tainable business activities. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Marketing Management -

BUAD 233 B

Instructor: Mr. Bruce Manthe
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-110 or BUAD-215 & either ECON-121 or ECON-122

Catalog Description:

Principles, practices, and basic theore tical concepts in the field of marketing . Special attention will be given to sus tainable business activities. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Investments -

BUAD 242 A

Instructor: Dr. C. Michael Smith
Block: 8
Time: M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-225 and ECON-121 and 122, or permission

Catalog Description:

An introduction to security analysis, p rinciples, and problems of investments f or individuals and firms; management of the securities by risk and purpose of in vestors. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Business Analytics -

BUAD 248 A

Instructor: Dr. Christina D. McCart
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: INQ-240, BUAD-218 or BUAD-258, and MATH 111

Catalog Description:

The objective of the course is for students to develop critical thinking and modeling skills which are essential requirements of the business decision making process. Critical thinking will be practiced through problem identification and solution. Problem solution will require the indentification and execution of applicable models and data sets. Thus a main portion of this course will be directed toward determining and finding appropriate data, learning the roles and limitations of different types of modeling tools, and then developing customized models using the appropriate data to solve business problems.

Business Analytics -

BUAD 248 B

Instructor: Dr. Christina D. McCart
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: INQ-240, BUAD-218 or BUAD-258, and MATH 111

Catalog Description:

The objective of the course is for students to develop critical thinking and modeling skills which are essential requirements of the business decision making process. Critical thinking will be practiced through problem identification and solution. Problem solution will require the indentification and execution of applicable models and data sets. Thus a main portion of this course will be directed toward determining and finding appropriate data, learning the roles and limitations of different types of modeling tools, and then developing customized models using the appropriate data to solve business problems.

Organizational Behavior & Mgmt -

BUAD 254 A

Instructor: Dr. Michael J. Sciarini
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory examination of theoretic al principles and practical applications related to managing and leading individ uals and groups in the work setting. Lec ture: 3 hrs/wk.

Organizational Behavior & Mgmt -

BUAD 254 B

Instructor: Dr. C. Michael Smith
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory examination of theoretic al principles and practical applications related to managing and leading individ uals and groups in the work setting. Lec ture: 3 hrs/wk.

Organizational Behavior & Mgmt -

BUAD 254 C

Instructor: Dr. C. Michael Smith
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory examination of theoretic al principles and practical applications related to managing and leading individ uals and groups in the work setting. Lec ture: 3 hrs/wk.

Human Resource Management -

BUAD 274 E

Instructor: Mr. Douglas A. Crowder
Block: E5
Time: M 5:45PM-8:45PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

The principles of employee selection, job design, performance appraisal, compensation, training and development, career management, safety and health and labor relations.

Intermediate Accounting I -

BUAD 315 A

Instructor: Mrs. Sharon C. Gibbs
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 022
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-225

Catalog Description:

This course examines the political envi ronment and conceptual foundations, basi c mechanics, and fundamental topics of f inancial reporting. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Student-Managed Fund -

BUAD 322 A

Instructor: Dr. Larry A. Lynch
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1/2
Pre-requisites/Comments: ECON-122 and BUAD-225

Catalog Description:

The participants in this class will man age a portion of the Colleges general e ndowment fund by actively managing a por tfolio under the supervision of a facult y member. The fund will be continuously managed, with the course portion being o ffered each (and every) semester. Studen ts earn 1/2 unit per semester. A maximum of two units can be earned toward gradu ation with only one unit counting toward the Finance Concentration. Offered on a pass-fail basis. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Global Marketing -

BUAD 333 A

Instructor: Ms. Ivy Kutlu
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-233

Catalog Description:

This course introduces the students to political, cultural, and economic factor s influencing the global marketing of go ods and services. The students will lear n about development of international pro ducts, pricing strategies, promotion tec hniques, and channels of distribution. L ecture/Case Study: 3 hrs/wk.

Cost Accounting -

BUAD 335 A

Instructor: Prof Michelle B. Hagadorn, CPA
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-225 and BUAD-258 or BUAD-218

Catalog Description:

The measurement of product cost arising from material procurement and use, empl oyment of labor services, and overhead f actors in job order and process settings . Budgeting, standard costs, and other t ools for planning and control. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Corporate Finance -

BUAD 342 A

Instructor: Prof Michelle B. Hagadorn, CPA
Block: 1
Time: M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ECON-121 and 122; BUAD-225; BUAD 218 or BUAD-258; declared Business major or permission

Catalog Description:

The principles of asset management, fin ancial structure, and types of securitie s and their characteristics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Corporate Finance -

BUAD 342 B

Instructor: Prof Michelle B. Hagadorn, CPA
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ECON-121 and 122; BUAD-225; BUAD 218 or BUAD-258; declared Business major or permission

Catalog Description:

The principles of asset management, fin ancial structure, and types of securitie s and their characteristics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Buyer Behavior -

BUAD 343 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 216
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-233

Catalog Description:

This course provides a comprehensive ove rview of the theories related to buyer b ehavior. Students will learn how to appl y these theories in marketing and retail ing contexts. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Income Taxation -

BUAD 345 A

Instructor: Mrs. Norma H. Clifton, CPA
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-215 or permission

Catalog Description:

Examination of the present federal tax l aw and development of the accounting pri nciples and procedures involved in the p reparation of tax returns. PC applicatio ns are utilized. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Production & Operations Mgmt -

BUAD 348 A

Instructor: Dr. Christina D. McCart
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: MATH-111, STAT-101 or INQ-240, and BUAD-215; declared business major or permission.

Catalog Description:

Basic principles and problems of organizing and operating business facilities including functions, process, responsibilities, and techniques. Substantial computer applications. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Production & Operations Mgmt -

BUAD 348 B

Instructor: Mr. Michael Hutkin
Block: 9
Time: T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 131
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: MATH-111, STAT-101 or INQ-240, and BUAD-215; declared business major or permission.

Catalog Description:

Basic principles and problems of organizing and operating business facilities including functions, process, responsibilities, and techniques. Substantial computer applications. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Promotion Management -

BUAD 363 A

Instructor: Dr. David W. Robertson
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-233 or permission

Catalog Description:

This course provides a comprehensive overview of the principles and problems faced in the area of promotion management. Students will gain understanding and practice in the development of an advertising campaign; the use of sales promotion tools; and issues in regulation, ethics, and cultural impact of those activities. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Marketing Research -

BUAD 433 A

Instructor: Ms. Ivy Kutlu
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: OLIN 232
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Take BUAD-233, BUAD-218 or BUAD-258,and STAT-101 or INQ-240

Catalog Description:

A course providing students with the sk ills needed to define a research situati on, construct the research model, collec t and analyze data, generate and test th e response or solution, and integrate th e steps into a coherent project. Lecture : 3 hrs/wk.

Business Policy -

BUAD 499 A

Instructor: Dr. W. Kevin Baker
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD- 227, 233, 248, 254, 342, 348 and senior major status

Catalog Description:

The capstone course of the Business Administration curriculum. The students will use Strategic Management as the framework to integrate and apply the knowledge acquired from all the coursework in the Business Administration major. The course utilizes lecture, readings, case methodology, simulations, and a major project of starting a business entity. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Lab 3 hrs/wk.

Business Policy -

BUAD 499 B

Instructor: Dr. W. Kevin Baker
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD- 227, 233, 248, 254, 342, 348 and senior major status

Catalog Description:

The capstone course of the Business Administration curriculum. The students will use Strategic Management as the framework to integrate and apply the knowledge acquired from all the coursework in the Business Administration major. The course utilizes lecture, readings, case methodology, simulations, and a major project of starting a business entity. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Lab 3 hrs/wk.

Business Policy -

BUAD 499 E1

Instructor: Dr. W. Kevin Baker
Block: E3
Time: T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD- 227, 233, 248, 254, 342, 348 and senior major status

Catalog Description:

The capstone course of the Business Administration curriculum. The students will use Strategic Management as the framework to integrate and apply the knowledge acquired from all the coursework in the Business Administration major. The course utilizes lecture, readings, case methodology, simulations, and a major project of starting a business entity. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Lab 3 hrs/wk.

Business Policy Lab -

BUAD 499L 1

Instructor: Dr. W. Kevin Baker
Block: 8
Time: M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD 227, 233, 248, 254, 342, 348 & senior major status.

Catalog Description:

The capstone course of the Business Administration curriculum. The students will use Strategic Management as the framework to integrate and apply the knowledge acquired from all the coursework in the Business Administration major. The course utilizes lecture, readings, case methodology, simulations, and a major project of starting a business entity. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Lab 3 hrs/wk.