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Business Economics BBA

Department of Economics

Admission Requirements

Students interested in pursuing a degree in the College of Business and Economics (COBE) must be admitted to the college. Admission to COBE is required before a student may enroll in most upper-division business and economics courses.

Please see the COBE advising website: https://cobe.boisestate.edu/studentadvising/ to obtain specific information about the application process and application deadlines.

To be eligible for admission, students must:

  • Complete or be in the final semester of the following gateway courses with a grade of C- or better:
    • ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting
    • ACCT 206 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
    • BUSCOM 201 Business Communication
    • BUSSTAT 207 Statistical Techniques for Decision Making I or
      MATH 254 Introduction to Statistics
    • ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics
    • ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics
    • GENBUS 101 Business for the New Generation
    • ITM 104 Operating Systems and Word Processing Topics
    • ITM 105 Spreadsheet Topics
    • MATH 143 College Algebra or equivalent
  • Meet minimum gateway GPA requirement of 2.5.

Business Economics BBA
Course Number and TitleCredits
ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM MATH 160 Survey of Calculus or
DLM MATH 170 Calculus I: Concepts and Applications or
DLM MATH 171 Calculus I: Theory and Applications
4
DLN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
DLN Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
DLV Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL Literature and Humanities3-4
DLS ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics3
DLS Social Sciences course in a second field3
ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting3
ACCT 206 Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
CID BUSCOM 201 Business Communication3
BUSSTAT 207 Statistical Techniques for Decision Making I or
MATH 254 Introduction to Statistics
3
BUSSTAT 208 Statistical Techniques for Decision Making II3
ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON 303 Intermediate Microeconomics3
ECON 305 Intermediate Macroeconomics3
ECON 341 Quantitative Methods in Economics3
ECON 342 Econometrics4
ECON 401 Research Project Seminar2
ECON 402 Capstone Seminar1
Upper-division economics electives12
FINAN 303 Principles of Finance3
GENBUS 101 Business for the New Generation3
GENBUS 202 The Legal Environment of Business3
FF GENBUS 450 Business Policies3
CoBE Computer Placement Exam or
ITM 104 Operating Systems and Word Processing Topics and
ITM 105 Spreadsheet Topics
0-2
ITM 310 Business Intelligence or
ACCT 350 Accounting Information Systems
3
MGMT 301 Leadership Skills3
MKTG 301 Principles of Marketing3
SCM 345 Principles of Operations Management3
Electives to total 120 credits11-15
Total120