Course descriptions

See explanation at bottom of page

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BA)

Enrollment in courses numbered 300 or above requires at least junior standing.

100. Introduction to Business. 3 hrs. An introductory course to the major aspects of the business world. Not open to juniors and seniors enrolled in the College of Business (CC 1113)

200. The Legal Environment of Business. 3 hrs. The study of the legal, political and regulatory environment in which businesses operate (CC 2413)

201. Managerial Statistics I. 3 hrs. Prerequisites: MAT 102. Basic concepts: central tendency and dispersion; probability; binomial, Poisson, and normal distributions; estimation; hypothesis testing; analysis of variance; regression analysis

250. Business School Experience. 1 hr. Required of all College of Business majors during their first semester of enrollment. Topics related to career planning as well as to student success and opportunities in the College of Business

400. Business Administration Senior Seminar. 1.5 hrs. Prerequisite: Senior standing in business. A study of one or more current business issues

411. Advanced Business Law. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: BA 200. A study of selected legal topics relating to credit, financial, and accounting practices


EXPLANATION

The semester credit hours are listed after the title of each course.
Example:

100. Introduction to the Arts. 3 hrs. A team-taught investigation of the music, visual and theatrical arts designed for students who are not otherwise academically involved with these arts (CC 1233)

Southern Miss courses for which there are acceptable junior/community college courses are marked as (CC ____). It should be noted that there is a variance in course sequence between the junior/community colleges and Southern Miss. In addition, courses with the same junior/community college numbers vary from college to college. An adviser should be consulted before course scheduling.

The plus (+) sign in front of a course indicates that a special fee is charged for that course. (All labs are subject to a usage fee.)