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Business Studies

Is the world of business and technology calling you? Are you good with numbers or love computers? Do you want to own, manage and/or market a business? The wide range of coursework in this block will equip you with the knowledge you need to enter the ever-expanding business world. Perhaps a minor in General Business, Accounting, Risk Management, or Legal Studies is appropriate for you.

Subjects included in the Business Studies block are:

  • Accounting
  • Business Systems Analysis & Technology
  • Business Law
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Health Information Management
  • Marketing
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Hospitality
  • Informatics
  • Insurance
  • Louisiana Center for Health Informatics
  • Health Services Administration

NOTE: A maximum of 30 hours in business classes may be counted towards your Bachelor of General Studies degree (or any college outside of the College of Business).    

By choosing Business Studies (Block 5B) as one of your areas of enrichment, you will be required to complete 12 hours at 100-400 level.  You may then decide if you want to designate Business Studies as your major.

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