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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BUS 495 Business Strategy and Policy

Fall-Spring Semesters

A capstone course that examines the policy-making and planning process from the management perspective. This course provides a dynamic, practical, hands-on approach that encourages students to immerse themselves in the vision, research, and planning aspects of a new business venture. It is designed to: (1) integrate business learning that has occurred across the course of the students undergraduate experience; (2) teach students how to research, develop, and write detailed business plans that can be used to create successful businesses; and (3) provide students with exposure to relevant, contemporary business topics through periodic presentations by local business professionals. This is a writing/communication-intensive course. Students enrolled in this course during the fall and spring semesters are required to take a comprehensive examination in business. A grade of 2.0 or higher is required in this course to graduate. Prerequisite: Senior standing, completion of 90 credits and completion of ACC 225 , BUS 260 , ECO 201 , FIN 300 , IFS 305 , MGT 150 , SCM 300 , MKT 100 , QBA 265  with grades of 2.0 or higher.

3 credit hours