Sep 29, 2020  
Crown College 2020-2021 Catalog 
Crown College 2020-2021 Catalog

Business Administration Major (B.S)

The primary mission of the Business Department at Crown College is to prepare students to fulfill their God-given calling as a marketplace missionary (Eph 4:12). While striving to accomplish this mission, the department develops the student’s ability to creatively solve real-world problems by utilizing higher-level critical thinking skills.

Program Requirements

Christian Studies Core

I. Christian Studies - 24 Credits

General Education Core

II. General Education - 30 Credits

  • Communication Elective 3 Credits (Choose from: COM 133 , COM 140  or COM 252 )
  • 3 Credits
  • History Elective 3 Credits
  • Math or Science Elective 3-4 Credits
  • Communication, Humanities, Math, Science or Social Science Electives 17-18 Credits1,2*

Major Core

IV. Electives - 32 Credits*

  • Electives (300-400 level) 3 Credits
  • Electives 23 Credits

A minimum of 36 credits must be at the upper (300-400) level for a bachelor degree.

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core and Major Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. By doing that the number of electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 125 credits is reached.

Optional: Select a 9-12 credit business emphasis.

Data Analytics Emphasis  

Finance Emphasis  

Management Emphasis  

Marketing Emphasis  

Social Entrepreneurship Emphasis  


Total - 125 Credits

1 Select humanities electives from COM, ENG, FAR, HIS, HUM, LAN, MUS, PHI, or PRC.

2 Select social science electives from ANT, CSJ, ECO, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC.

Recommended BIB/THE elective:

Option: Accelerated Degree Program

Qualified students in the B.S. in Business Administration program may apply for an accelerated degree program to earn their Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)  in an additional year instead of the typical two years. Click here for more detailed information regarding the acceptance process for this option.

Course Requirements for MBA

Students who are accepted into the accelerated Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)  program will substitute the following graduate level courses into the undergraduate degree.

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course                                                                   

ACC 350 - Cost Management   

MBA 5210 - Managerial Accounting   

BUS 337 - Operations Management  

MBA 6212 - Operations Management   

BUS 350 - Principles of Marketing  

MBA 6210 - Marketing Management  

BUS 336 - Human Resource Management   

MBA 6216 - Strategic Human Resource Management   

BUS 421 - Business Law  

MBA 5230 - Business Law and Ethics  

BUS 214 - Business Data Analysis 

MBA 6215 - Business Analytics   

Click for more information about the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)  program.

Four-Year Suggested Program for the Business Administration Major

Freshman Year

Fall Semester - 15 Credits

Spring Semester - 15 Credits

Sophomore Year

Departmental Acceptance

Students apply for departmental acceptance during their sophomore year spring semester or their junior year fall semester. A minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA is required for departmental admission in the Business Administration major.

Junior Year

Senior Year

Fall Semester - 15 Credits

Spring Semester - 15 Credits