May 25, 2024  
Academic Catalog 2021-2022 
Academic Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, BA

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Major Requirements: 58-62 Credits

Each major in Business Administration must complete the core requirements: 8 credits in economics, 4 credits in statistics, and 34 credits of accounting and business courses, including the senior capstone. Each student works with an academic advisor in the College to design a customized selection of elective courses that best fit the interests of the student. Students must select electives to achieve a specific area of concentration, for example, in accounting, finance, international business, management, and marketing.

A minimum 2.0 grade point average is required in all business and economics courses; only grades of C- or above (or “Pass”) may be used to satisfy College requirements. The senior capstone, BA 490, must be completed in residence at Pacific.

Areas of Concentration

While completing the BA electives requirement, a student must complete coursework that satisfies a specific area of concentration within Business Administration as outlined below. Only one BA elective course may count towards satisfying two concentrations.

Marketing Concentration: 16 Credits

International Business Concentration: 16 Credits

Senior Capstone

Students majoring in Business Administration are required to complete the BA 490   - Senior Seminar as their capstone. It will consist of a team-based experiential project. Concurrent enrollment with BA 405W  -Business Strategy is required.

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