Bachelors of Science in Business

Building Blocks for Career Success  

The Bachelor of Science in Business is a 124 credit program with concentration options which include: Accounting, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Finance, International Business and Innovation and Entrepreneurship. As a business major at NJIT, you can combine an outstanding traditional business curriculum with the opportunity to gain critical insights into technologies that, increasingly, are the foundation of thriving industries and economies around the world.  The business core provides fundamental business knowledge with courses in accounting, finance, marketing, law and ethics and strategic management.   In addition, students gain technological knowledge in management information systems, business software platforms, and technological innovation. Before junior year, and after taking introductory courses in the business core, students choose a concentration area, and must complete 15 credits within the chosen field. There are many opportunities for internships and cooperative education that can be applied towards your degree requirements.


First Year

Course 1st Semester Credits
ACCT 115 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 3
CS 103 Computer Science with Business 3
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
MATH 135 Calculus for Business 3
MGMT 190 Introduction to Business 3
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar 0
  Term Credits:   15
2nd Semester
ACCT 215 Managerial Accounting I 3
MIS 245 Introduction to Management Information Systems 3
ECON 266 Macroeconomics 3
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, II 3
  Physical Education GUR 1
MGMT 290 Business Law I 3
  Term Credits:   16

Second Year

  1st Semester Credits
MATH 105 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
ECON 265 Microeconomics 3
  Natural Sciences GUR 3
  History GUR 3
  Physical Education GUR 1
Free Elective   3
  Term Credits:   16
2nd Semester
FIN 218 Financial Markets and Institutions 3
HUM 251 Ethical Issues in Business 3
MGMT 216 Business Statistics 3
ENG 200 Communication in Organizations 3
  Natural Science Lab Elective 4
  Term Credits:   16

Third Year

Course 1st Semester Credits
FIN 315 Fundamentals of Corporate Finance 3
HRM 301 Organizational Behavior 3
MGMT 316 Business Research Methods 3
MRKT 330 Principles of Marketing 3
  Business Concentration Elective Course 3
  Term Credits:   15
2nd Semester
MIS 363 Project Management for Managers 3
OM 375 Management Science 3
  Business Concentration Elective Course 3
  300-level Humanities and Social Sciences GUR Elective 3
Free Elective   3
  Term Credits:   16

Fourth Year

Course 1st Semester Credits
MGMT 491 International Business 3
  300-level Humanities and Social Sciences GUR Elective 3
  Business Concentration Elective Course 3
  Business Concentration Elective Course 3
Free Elective   3
  Term Credits:   15
2nd Semester
MGMT 492 Business Policy 3
MGMT 480 Managing Technology and Innovation 3
MGMT 499 Senior Seminar: Career Planning and MFT 1
  Humanities and Social Sciences Capstone Seminar 3
  Business Concentration Elective Course 3
Free Elective   3
  Term Credits:  

16


Follow the links below to view the BSB course plan and course descriptions.

Sample Syllabi for classes that every student majoring in Business needs:

  • MGMT 190 - Introduction to Business
  • ACCT 115 - Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • ECON 265 - Microeconomics
  • FIN 218 - Financial Markets and Institutions
  • MIS 363 -  Project Management for Managers

Contact Michael Sweeney, our Business Program Manager to:

  • Talk About Business at NJIT
  • Learn about our new degree program in International Business
  • Visit a Class
  • Meet Current Business Majors
  • Arrange for a Campus Tour
  • Find out information on clubs and activities.  Learn More
  • Get Advice About Careers in Business
  • Sign up for the minor in Business
  • Sign up for the minor in Innovation and Entrepreneurship