College Catalog Fall 2016 - Spring 2017

Business and Technology Management - BBA

The Instructional Program

The Bachelor's in Business Administration (BBA) provides students with the necessary applied knowledge and skills in the field of management and information technology. Students will be prepared to make strategic business decisions and to utilize a variety of information technology solutions to support the goals of an organization. Graduates will process budgeting, management, project-planning and leadership skills needed to be a global business leader.

Students may enter as freshmen or apply for transfer into the program after earning an associate's degree, providing the student meets the entry performance qualifications.

This degree has also been approved as a three-year option for the motivated student, who wants to complete the degree in three years by taking an extra course each semester as well as two courses each of two summers.

SUNY Delhi has articulation arrangements with community colleges around New York State so that students at other locations may matriculate directly through SUNY Delhi and take their upper-level courses through Delhi's BBA program. Check Delhi's website for community college partnerships.

Minimum Requirements to be Considered for Admission

Freshman:

  • high school graduate with 80 high school GPA or 2500 GED test score
  • Algebra Regents: 75
  • English Regents: 75
  • Science Regents

Transfer student:

  • Transfer GPA: 2.3
  • See the Academic Policies section of this catalog for further information about transfer credits.

Additionally, a student must possess demonstrable command of basic computer skills and literacy.

CURRICULUM

SUNY Curriculum Code for BBA in Business and Technology Management: 2207
SUNY Curriculum Code for BBA in Business and Technology Management at SCCC: 2022

SUNY General Education Requirements: Students who intend to receive AA, AS or baccalaureate degrees must satisfy SUNY and campus General Education (GE) requirements to graduate. Students should be aware that GE requirements may vary by academic program. Consult with your academic advisor. For general information, see the "General Education" section of this catalog.

AAS and AOS degree students may not be required to fulfill General Education (GE) requirements; however, any student who may wish to transfer should complete as many GE courses as possible. Consult with your academic advisor.

Technical Standards: In addition to academic requirements, all applicants must also be able to meet the minimum Technical Standards for the program, with or without reasonable accommodation.

Academic Requirements:

Minimum Total Credit Hours = 121

Major Courses Required - 64 credit hours

Course No. Course Cr. Hrs.
ACCT 115 Financial Accounting 3
ACCT 125 Managerial Accounting 3
BUSI 105 Orientation to Business 1
BUSI 200 Management I 3
BUSI 210 Business Law I 3
BUSI 237 Human Resources Management 3
BUSI 245 Principles of Marketing 3
BUSI 310 Strategic Management 3
BUSI 343 Individual Behavior in Organizations 3
BUSI 345 Risk Management 3
BUSI 360 International Business Management 3
BUSI 370 Financial Management 3
BUSI 385 Business Ethics 3
CITA 110 Introduction to Software Applications 3
CITA 130 Introduction to Database Systems 3
CITA 140 Introduction to Programming I 3
CITA 150 Introduction to Information Technology 3
CITA 200 Data Communications and Networking 3
CITA 315 Microsoft Excel for Business Applications 3
CITA 325 Systems Analysis and Design 3
CITA 405 Project Management 3
CITA 475 Management of Information Technology 3

General Studies/Liberal Arts Courses Required - 42 credit hours

Course No. Course Cr. Hrs.
BUSI 120 Business Communications 3
COMM 300 Organizational Communication  
  OR 3
COMM 310 Argumentation & Debate  
ENGL ___ Freshman Composition or Advanced Composition 2 3
ENGL 310 Technical Writing 3
ECON Introductory Macroeconomics or Introductory Microeconomics 3
GOVT 300 Public Policy 3
MATH 115 Statistics 3
MATH Mathematics Elective (College Algebra or higher) 3
  American History Elective from GE 4 3
  Arts/Humanities Elective from GE7 or GE 8 3
  Foreign Language Elective from GE 9 or Other Word Civilizations Elective from GE 6 3
  General Education Elective 6
  Science Elective from GE 2 3

Restricted Electives by Advisement1- 9 credit hours

Unrestricted Elective from Lower Division Courses- 6 credit hours

Notes

1 Restricted electives include courses with an ACCT, BUSI, or CITA prefix by advisement; 3 credits must be upper-division courses.

2 English is by placement according to competency.

Student Learning Outcomes

A graduate of the Business and Technology Management BBA program should be able to:

    • Evaluate the challenges and major concerns of information technology, with an emphasis on the strategic relationship between business and IT.
    • Evaluate information technology from business, managerial, and technical perspectives.
    • Demonstrate proficiency and problem solving skills through the use of computers and computational techniques.
    • Interpret technology related business problems and employ problem solving skills to create solutions.
    • Relate management theory, concept, and practice to the implementation of information technology.
    • Analyze information related to business areas including, but not limited to: financial management, business law, and management.
    • Explain business principles and how they apply to practical business applications.
    • Explain information technology principles and how they apply to practical business applications.
    • Produce and research a topic, develop an argument, and organize supporting details into oral and written communications.
    • Evaluate an oral presentation according to established criteria.
    • Identify how globalization and rapid changes in technology are effect the business environment.
    • Demonstrate responsible, resourceful, and ethical behavior.