Bachelor of Arts â€“ Business Management
Ursuline College Accelerated Program
Bachelor of Arts â€“ Business Management Ursuline College Accelerated Program (UCAP)
The Business Management Program is designed to provide students with an overview of the entire business organization. The major has been carefully designed to give students the fundamental skills managers need: an understanding of economics, marketing, accounting and finance from the mangerâ€™s perspective; familiarity with the way individuals behave in organizations; an ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; and practical work through assignments that mirror the real world environment.
THE URSULINE STUDIES PROGRAM The heart of an Ursuline education is the Ursuline Studies Program. By its very nature, the Ursuline Studies Program is committed to the development and enrichment of all students. As an outcomes-based curriculum, the program views assessment of academic progress as an essential part of each course and each stage of development. The Ursuline Studies Program involves a series of writing-intensive interdisciplinary courses that total 49 credit hours and serve as the liberal arts core of an Ursuline College education. The program highlights personal development, the cultivation of academic abilities and the exploration of a coherent, integrated body of knowledge drawn from a variety of disciplines.
SPECIFIC FEATURES OF THE URSULINE STUDIES PROGRAM Your Ursuline Studies courses will give you opportunities to: • • • •
Meet one-on-one with faculty for writing conferences Discover your learning style Collaborate on projects with other students Explore and experience Cleveland’s rich cultural heritage such as The Cleveland Museum of Art, the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, Severance Hall, home of the Cleveland Orchestra and The Cleveland Play House
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COURSE REQUIREMENTS Required Coursework Ursuline College Core Requirements Business Management Core AC 210 Introduction to Financial Accounting AC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting BU 210 Principals of Managment BU 220 Principals of Marketing BU 310 Principals of Finance I BU 336 Organizational Behavior BU 340 Business Law BU 350 International Business BU 375 Business Statistics BU 450 Business Policy EC 102 Macroeconomics EC 103 Microeconomics MIS 300 Fundamentals of MIS Business Elective Business Elective Business Elective
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C redit s 48 General Electives
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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT The Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management prepares students with the skills necessary to obtain an entry-level management position or advance their career in this field. Graduates of the UCAP Business Management Program have found employment with Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Developerâ€™s Diversified Realty, Jones Day, Key Bank, Litigation Management, Lubrizol, Parker Hannifin, Philips Medical Systems, Progressive Insurance, Sherwin Williams, University Hospital Health System and other leading organizations in Northeast Ohio. Positions held by UCAP Business Management graduates include: Development Associate Account Executive Sales Manager Project Manager Human Resources Manager Clinical Research Manager Director of Communications Network Associate Marketing Representative Office Manager
“If you are trying to find the best in you, there is no better place than Ursuline to do that. Regardless of what is different about you, they are going to find what’s best about you and that is what you are going to walk away with. You are going to be a much better person, reach your goals and accomplish things that you never thought would happen will finally be right at your fingertips.” Annette Blackwell Mayor of Maple Heights Current Student
“Choosing to enroll in UCAP was the best decision I ever made for completing my undergraduate degree. This program allowed me to complete my program one class at a time.” Glenda Harper-Moore AVP & Senior Account Manager PNC International Asset Management UCAP Grad 2016
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Ursuline College Accelerated Program