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2nd Bachelor's Degree--BBA in Applied Management


The ISB offers this second bachelor’s degree BBA option to students currently enrolled in other Finlandia bachelor’s degree programs and to those who already possess bachelor’s degrees in non-business fields from Finlandia University or other accredited colleges or universities.  Typically one to two years are required to complete its requirements.

Students must: (1) Earn at least 36 semester credits beyond the first degree at Finlandia University. (2) Earn at least 30 semester credits numbered at the 300 level or above in their first degree and the second degree BBA programs. (3) Satisfy Finlandia’s 40 credit General Education requirements (including MAT 144 Math for Liberal Arts/MAT 145 College Algebra and a computer science course). Transfer credit and/or credits completed at Finlandia University may be used to satisfy these requirements. (4) complete Finlandia’s 45 credit Business Core through transfer credit and/or credit earned at Finlandia University. Transfer credits can represent no more than 21 semester credits of lower division Business courses. Some BUS/ECN courses used to satisfy Finlandia Core requirements in the first degree can also apply to the second BBA degree requirements (e. g., BUS 138, BUS 141, ECN 231, ECN 232).

Finlandia Foundations:
*ENG 103   College English I                                                            3
*ENG 104   College English II                                                           3
COM 108    Fundamentals of Public Speaking                              2
*MAT 144/145 Math for Lib. Arts or  College Algebra                4
*Science     Science & lab                                                                 4
*CIS 102     Intro. Computer Applications                                     3 OR
*BUS 222   Business Computing Applications                              3
REL/FNS    Religion or Finnish Studies                                3
+Finlandia Core
Citizenship  Two Thematic Courses                                     6
Critical Thinking & Creativity Two Thematic Courses       6
Cultural Heritage & Literacy Two Thematic Courses        6

* Must be successfully completed before taking 300/400   level courses.                          

+ In consultation with your advisor, select from the list of courses that fulfill Finlandia's theme-based general education core curriculum in the University Catalog.

ECN 231                 Microeconomics                      3
ECN 232                 Macroeconomics                     3
MAT 201                 Probability & Statistics            3
BUS 138                 Fundamentals of Business         3
BUS 141                 Business Communications         3
BUS 201                 Principles of Accounting I         3
BUS 202                 Principles of Accounting II        3
BUS 222                 Business Computing Apps.1       3
BUS 235                 Leadership & Team Skills          3
BUS 271                 Principles of Management        
BUS 332                 Business Finance                    3
BUS 345                 Principles of Marketing             3
BUS 361                 Business Law                         3
Senior Experience:  Select one of these options

BUS 488                 Business Strategies                 AND
BUS 489                 Senior Project in Business         3 OR
BUS 498                 Business Internship                 6


1 Students who used BUS 222 for the Finlandia Foundations CS requirement must substitute ARD 114, CPT 202, COM 282, or BUS 205.