Business Administration (BADM)

Courses numbered 100 to 299 = lower-division; 300 to 499 = upper-division; 500 to 799 = undergraduate/graduate.

BADM 101.  Becoming a Business Student I   1 credit hour

Required orientation class for new business students who are first-time freshmen. Covers various university policies, academic requirements for a degree, campus resources, study skills and career opportunities. Facilitates connections with faculty staff and other students. Course restricted to business and engineering majors. Students in other colleges must request permission from the Business Advising Center.

BADM 102.  Becoming a Business Student II   1 credit hour

Required continuation of BADM 101 for second-semester freshmen who are planning for their sophomore year in the Barton School of Business. Involves students in more in-depth career, academic planning and involvement with the Barton School of Business community. Course restricted to business and engineering majors. Students in other colleges must request permission from the Business Advising Center. Prerequisite: BADM 101.

BADM 160.  Business Software   3 credit hours

Provides online instruction in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access. Students with significant skills in one or more of these programs may be able to test out of the course. Required for advanced standing in the Barton School; Barton School students should take this course during their freshman year. Prerequisite: MATH 111 or equivalent, or concurrent enrollment in MATH 111.

BADM 190.  Selected Topics   1-3 credit hours

Repeatable with departmental consent.

BADM 281.  Cooperative Education   1 credit hour

An academic program that integrates academic theory with professional experience through paid employment in a supervised work setting related to the student's career focus. Course does not satisfy elective requirements for any major or minor offered by the Barton School. May be repeated, but limited to a total of 3 credits. Graded Cr/NCr. Prerequisites: sophomore standing and 2.250 GPA.

BADM 290.  Selected Topics   1-3 credit hours

Repeatable with departmental consent.

BADM 301.  Transferring to the Barton School of Business   1 credit hour

Required for students transferring from other institutions who are planning to pursue a business degree. Designed to offer a smooth transition from a prior institution, to integrate the student into the WSU campus and provide information about various university policies, academic requirements for a degree, campus resources, study skills and career opportunities in the field of business.

BADM 490.  Selected Topics   1-3 credit hours

Repeatable with departmental consent.