Latino/a & Business Studies

Prepare for an exciting business career in Spanish-speaking cultures with the B.A. in Latino Business Studies from Georgian Court University in Lakewood, New Jersey.

This distinctive program gives you the opportunity to polish your Spanish skills, acquire a strong foundation in the business arena, and experience working in a Spanish business environment. It consists of credits in business and Spanish, and you are encouraged to earn some of your business credits at approved study abroad locations in Spanish-speaking countries. Upon graduation, you can matriculate directly into GCU’s MBA program.

Program

To earn a B.A. in Latino Business Studies, you must successfully complete at least 120 credits, including:

For more information on program requirements, consult the Undergraduate Catalog.

Courses

Business:

  • Choose one option:
    • AC476 Survey of Accounting (3)
    • AC171 Principles of Financial Accounting (3) AND AC172 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3)
  • Choose one option:
    • EC476 Economic Survey (3)
    • EC181 Principles of Macroeconomics (3) AND EC182 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
  • Choose one:
    • BU476 Statistical Analysis (3)
    • BU221 Business Statistics & Probability (3)
  • Choose one:
    • BU477 Marketing Fundamentals (3)
    • BU241 Principles of Marketing (3)
  • Choose one:
    • BU478 Principles of Management (3)
    • BU213 Management Theory & Organizational Behavior (3)
  • Choose one:
    • BU479 Principles of Finance (3)
    • BU335 Financial Management I (3)
  • Business credits approved by the chair of the Department of Business, Accounting & Economics (15)

Spanish:

  • SP310 Spanish Around the World (3)
  • SP312 Modern Hispanic Cinema (3)
  • SP322 Spanish for Careers in Business (3)
  • SP345 Advanced Language Study I (3)
  • SP346 Advanced Language Study II (3)
  • SP350 Hispanic Women in Life & Literature (3)
  • SP418 Latin America: Past and Present (3)
  • SP419 Contemporary Latin American Culture (3)
  • SP425 Mosaics of Hispanic American Literature I (3)
  • SP426 Mosaics of Hispanic American Literature II (3)
  • SP450 Literary Seminar (3)

Notes: Students are encouraged to complete some or all of their 15 credits of business electives at approved study abroad locations in Spanish-speaking countries. Students who are not prepared for language study at the 300 level will need to take courses at the 100 or 200 level, as appropriate.