B.S. degree program in business management
HEGIS code 0506
NYS SED program code 85067

Program/Department Advisers

Office Hours
Amoo, Taiwo L UG Deputy -- SGS 718-951-5000 xt 2075 509 Whitehead Hall tamoo @ optonline.net by appointment
Bassell, Myles Lecturer 718-951-5317 217 Whitehead Hall mbassell @ brooklyn.cuny.edu by appointment
Friedman, Hershey H UG Deputy 718-951-2084 219 Whitehead Hall x.friedman @ att.net by appointment


These requirements will become effective as of Fall 2015 semester.
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Admission to Program
In order to declare a major in this program, a student must have completed at least 32 credits at Brooklyn College with a grade point average of 2.20 or better. Students who enter Brooklyn College after earning at least 28 credits elsewhere, may declare a major in this program after earning at least 15 credits at Brooklyn College with a grade point average of 2.20 or better.

Department requirements (48-53 credits)
Majors must complete the following course requirements:

Business Core:
All of the following: Economics 2100 or Business 2100; Economics 2200 or Business 2200; Economics 3410 or Business 3410 or Mathematics 1201; Business 3400 or Economics 3400 or Mathematics 2501 or Mathematics 3501 or Psychology 3400; Business 3430 or Computer and Information Science 2531; Business 3200; Business 3100; Business 3310; Accounting 2001; Accounting 3201; Philosophy 3314; Computer and Information Science 1050 or Computer and Information Science 1110.

Business Electives:
Three additional electives in business not used to satisfy the Business Core or Capstone Seminar requirement.
To satisfy the requirement of two additional electives, students may take:
(a) any three courses with a business prefix.
(b) one or two courses with a different prefix if crosslisted with a business course (for example, Computer and Information Science 1590 which is crosslisted with Business 3410).
(c) The following courses may also be used to satisfy the business electives requirement:
Accounting 3001, 3041, 3051, 3101, 4201, Computer and Information Science 3820, Economics 3202, 3342, 3352, 3362, Mathematics 2601, Psychology 3171.

Capstone Seminar:
One of the following seminars: Business 4000W, or Business 4100W, or Business 4101W, or Business 4200W, or Business 4202W or Computer and Information Science 1580W, or [Business 4300W] or Finance 4300W.

Writing-Intensive Requirement:
Students are required to take at least one writing-intensive course (W course).

Residence requirement:
At least 21 credits of the above courses, including the required capstone seminar course, must be completed at Brooklyn College.

Index requirement:
Attainment of a grade point average of 2.00 in all courses taken to satisfy department requirements. This does not mean that a student must earn a grade of C or better in every single course; it is the overall grade point average in the major that matters.