B.B.A. in Management

The undergraduate program in the Department of Management prepares students for careers in organizations. The program provides students with a basic knowledge of business and administrative practices and helps them to develop an understanding of business and administrative functions and analytical problem-solving and decision-making skills.

The management degree is for students primarily interested in dealing with the total operations of organizations. Courses cover decision-making, production of goods and services, supply chain management, electronic business, human resources, entrepreneurship, global issues in management of corporations, and labor relations areas of business.

We offer the Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degree in Management, a concentration in entrepreneurship and minors in both management and entrepreneurship.

Business Core Courses (42 credit hours)

  • ECON 105 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 106 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • STAT 200 - Introduction to Statistics
  • ACTG 211 - Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • ACTG 212 - Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting
  • ITEC 281 - Data Management and Analysis with Spreadsheets
  • BLAW 203 - Legal Environment of Business
  • ECON 340 - Global Economy and Business
  • MGNT 322 - Organizational Behavior
  • MGNT 333 - Business Analytics for Decision Making
  • MGNT 357 - Operations Management
  • FINC 331 - Introduction to Business Finance
  • MKTG 340 - Principles of Marketing
  • MGNT 428 - Global Business Strategy

Major Required Courses (9 credit hours)

  • ENTR 240 - Social Entrepreneurship OR ENTR 250 - Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • MGNT 323 - Human Resource Management
  • MGNT 421 - Leadership and Motivation

Major Elective Courses (12 credit hours)


Choose 4 of the following courses:

  • MGNT 271 - Introductory Topics in Management 
  • MGNT 330 - Managing Technology and Information Resources
  • ENTR 350 - Managing New Venture Creation
  • MGNT 361 - Managing Professional Communication and Negotiation
  • ENTR 425 - Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • MGNT 436 - Cultural Diversity and International Mangement
  • MGNT 440 - Project & Event Mangement
  • ENTR 450 - Owning and Managing a Business
  • MGNT 452 - Business Consulting
  • MGNT 457 - Technology and Innovation Management
  • MGNT 460 - Business and Society
  • MGNT 471 - Special Topics in Management
  • MGNT 481 - Management Study Abroad
  • MGNT 490 - Management Internship

Free Electives 

  • Varies from 12 to 33 credit hours depending on catalog year

Graduation Requirements 

You must have an overall GPA of at least 2.000 in all courses taken at Radford to graduate with the B.B.A. degree. In addition, you must have at least an overall 2.250 major GPA. For the purpose of computing the major GPA, the major is defined as all business core courses and the 18-30 hours prescribed for the major by the department. In addition, at least 50 percent of the business courses required for the B.B.A. degree must be taken at Radford University. Business courses are defined as those having the prefix ACTG, BLAW, ECON, ENTR, FINC, MGNT, or MKTG.