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2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

Interdisciplinary Studies (BS): Business Administration Minor


Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS)

The Bachelor of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies (BS, IDS) program provides exciting opportunities for students to study within and across programs. Rather than be limited to one discipline, IDS students get to challenge boundaries and expand worldviews through learning experiences that span across more than one academic area. For more information about the overall requirements of the program and/or other approved minors, please go to the IDS page .

IDS, Business Administration MInor

The Business Administration minor provides individuals with a solid foundation in basic business practices. The emphasis is on applied learning of business concepts to “real world” situations and prepares students for skills that are needed more than ever in today’s business settings.

The program outcomes for the BS, IDS are as follows:

  • Acquire various bodies of knowledge and competencies, and deepen insight within and across academic disciplines.
  • Demonstrate critical writing, thinking, calculating, and communication proficiencies.
  • Critique and integrate varying worldviews across fields of study.
  • Understand the foundation of ethical and professional standards, including those specific to areas of study.
  • Develop a foundation for lifelong learning.
  • Obtain the credential or degree needed to advance or enter professional careers.
     

 

General Education Requirements


(45 semester-hour credits)

 

English Composition 6 creidts
Social Science 6 credits
Science 6 credits
History 6 credits
Philosophy 3 credits
Theology 3 credits
Ethics (PH210) 3 credits
Mathematics 3 credits
Statistics (MA205) 3 credits
Humanities 6 credits (to include selections from the fine arts, literature, foreign languages, philosophy, theology, or history)

 

Interdisciplinary Studies (BS) Requirements


Business Administration Minor Requirements


(6 courses, 18 credits)

General Elective Courses


Additional courses (electives) to complete the required 128 semester-hour credits may be selected from any of the course offerings described in the catalog.