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    BACHELOR DEGREE IN BUSINESSADMINISTRATION

    Overview

    The Business Administration program is aimed at helping the students realize and make efficient use of their potentialities to work in an organization or to become an entrepreneur. We build in you team spirit, Commercial awareness (Critically analyze and assess identified entrepreneurial opportunities), Self-employment skills and academic knowledge in understanding the consumer and organization environment

    Who should enroll?

    1. Students are wants to be independent (becoming their own boss)
    2. Students who are interested to work in middle and high management position
    3. Students willing to contribute to nation building
    4. Students who wants to work in public and private sectors

    Minimum Eligibility

    1. Those who have the Secondary High School Omani Certificate or its equivalent approved by the Ministry of Higher Education.
    2. After completing 63 credit hours the student can move to the Bachelor Program in Business Administration.

    Opportunities

    1. A business graduate can pursue higher studies in the same discipline or related discipline
    2. Work in many and varied organizations (both private and public)
    3. Be an entrepreneur and practice what he/ she learnt in class rooms

    Courses and credit hours’ distribution

    A- Bachelors Degree Program (120 credits)

       1st Year                 Fall Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Sp MS 85 Principles of Speech 3  
    Eng 20 Exposition and Argumentation 3  
    Math3 Pre-Calculus 3  
    IST 50 Introduction to Management & Information System 3  
    Psych 50 Introduction to Psychology 3  
     

          Note: ER – Entrance requirements

    1st  Year               Spring Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Bus110 Management & Organizational Behavior 3  
    Stat115 Statistic for Business1 3  
    Hist111/112 Western Civilization 3  
    IST 51 Implementing Information System-User Perspective 3 IST50
    Eco 121 Principles of Microeconomics 3  
     

    2nd Year             Fall Semester (18 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Eng60 Writing & Research 3 Eng 20, Spms 85
    Bus120 Accounting I 3  
    Bus 209 Fundamentals of Management 3  
    Eco 122 Principles of Macroeconomics 3  Eco 121
    Phil 35 Business Ethics 3  
    Math12 Business Calculus 3  Math3, Stat115
     

    2nd Year               Spring Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Stat 116 Statistics for Business 3 Stat 115
    Acc 131 Accounting II 3 Acc 130
    IST 211 Web Design 3  
    Eco 75 Economic Development in the Gulf States 3  
    Art 80 Human Elective 3  
     

    B- Business Administration-4 Year Degree Program (63+57 = 120 credits)

    3rd Year                     Fall Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Bus 230 Business Law 3 Bus 110, Eco 121
    Eco  221 Intermediate Microeconomics 3 Eco 121, Eco 122
    Eng 65 Technical Writing 3 Eng 60
    Eco 211 Introduction to Econ Statistics 3 Math 12, Eco 121&122, Stat115
    MKT311/ Bus251 Marketing 3 Bus 209 , Bus110
     

    3rd Year               Spring Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
     Elective Major1 3  
    Pol 90 American Government 3  
    Bus 260 Business Operations Management 3 Bus 209, Acc 130 Bus110
    Eco 222 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 Eco 121 & Eco 122
    Bus 270 Human Resource Management 3 Bus 209, Bus110
             
     

    4th Year                 Fall Semester (15 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Eng 205 Business English 3 Eng 20/Eng 60
    Major  Elective Major  Elective 2 3  
    Major  Elective Major  Elective 3 3  
    Bus320 Managerial Accounting         3 Bus120 & Acc 131
      Free Elective FE 1 3  
     

    4th Year                 Spring Semester (12 hrs)

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Bus 280 Strategic Management 3 Bus 251
    Bus 397 Capstone Seminar in Business 3  
    Free Elective FE2 3  
    Elective Free Elective3 3  
     

    THREE MAJOR ELECTIVES SHOULD BE CHOSEN FROM THE FOLLOWING

    Course Code Course Name Credit Prerequisite
    Fin250 Corporate Finance1 3 Bus120
    Eco 323 International Finance 3 Eco 322
    Eco 322 International Trade 3 Eco 222
    Acc 220 Accounting by Computer 3 Acc 130
    Bus 357 E-Commerce 3  
    Fin360 Investment1 3 Fin250
    MKT380 Marketing strategy 3 MKT311
    Fin350 Corporate Finance2 3 Fin250
    Eco223 Managerial Economics 3 Eco121, Eco122
    Bus211  Engineering Management 3 Bus209
    Eco320 Money & Banking 3 Eco122
    BUS252 Financial Management 3 ACC130, ECO121
    Psych374 Organizational Psychology 3 Psych50
     

    Total Credits: 120