BUS - Business

Walker College of Business

Graduate Courses in Business (BUS)

Additional offerings by the Walker College of Business include courses in Business Administration (MBA)

http://mba.appstate.edu

Sandra Vannoy, Associate Dean

BUS 5001. Foundations in Business Statistics (1).On Demand. This course introduces the fundamental statistical tools for business applications using spreadsheets. The topics covered may include concepts of probability, probability distributions, and statistical estimation. Prerequisite: admission to the MBA Program or permission of the program director.

BUS 5002. Foundations in Financial Accounting (1).On Demand. This course will develop familiarity with the financial statements, including the balance sheet, income statement, statement of stockholders' equity and the statement of cash flow. Prerequisite: admission to the MBA Program or permission of the program director.

BUS 5003. Foundations in Economics (1).On Demand. This course introduces the student to the microeconomic environment of business decisionmaking. Topics may include modeling markets with supply and demand analysis and the influence of price, production, cost and technology on the firms' decisions. Prerequisite: admission to the MBA Program or permission of the program director.

BUS 5004. Foundations in Finance (1).On Demand. An introduction to the financial concepts needed for the management of a business firm. Topics covered may include the time value of money, bond and stock valuation, capital budgeting, and financial statement analysis. Prerequisite: admission to the MBA Program or permission of the program director.

BUS 5005. Foundations in Marketing (1).On Demand. This course introduces the major concepts and tools employed in modern marketing. The course will study marketing from the perspective of for profit and not for profit organizations, domestic and international. Prerequisite: admission to the MBA Program or permission of the program director.

BUS 5006. Foundations in Organizational Behavior (1).On Demand. This course applies knowledge from the behavioral sciences to help students understand and solve problems they encounter as managers and group members in organizations. A variety of tools and concepts will be used to increase student awareness of the dynamics of organizational life, to approach organizational problems in unique ways, and to develop individual and group skills for functioning effectively in today's organizations. Prerequisite: admission to the MBA Program or permission of the program director.

BUS 5530-5549. Selected Topics (1-4).On Demand.