Educational Objectives of the Bachelor of Science Program
The bachelor of science program is designed to promote growth in students toward personal maturity and professional leadership. The objectives of the program are accomplished through classroom instruction, the modeling of professors, the expression of community service through the GO! Program, chapel services, and student organizations.
- To develop a sufficient understanding of leadership theory within learning communities.
- To develop critical thinking for effective leadership and management.
- To develop sufficient understanding of personality and developmental theory.
- To develop an understanding of management in relation to organizational change.
- To develop a sufficient understanding of basic business practices.
- To develop an adequate understanding of principles of finance.
- To develop proficiency in the principles and problems of marketing goods and services.
The bachelor of science program seeks to promote growth in students toward personal maturity and professional leadership within the context of a corporate environment, the church community, and the world.
Essential Skills for Vocation
The bachelor of science program seeks to guide students to understand, develop, and utilize the essential skills for Christian vocation in business administration and organizational leadership.
Personal Growth and Professional Development
The bachelor of science program seeks to guide students to develop lifelong patterns of continuing personal spiritual growth and professional development.
Both degrees in the bachelor of science program contain a major component. Students choose a major concentration of study to complete their degree. The two major concentrations are business administration and organizational leadership.
Students may choose to double major in more than one field of study. This requires the completion of all major courses (12) within each field. Typically, a student must take an additional 12 hours of credit (four courses).
Both degrees in the bachelor of science program contain a minor component. Students choose a minor concentration of study to complement their major studies. The minor concentrations are: biblical counseling, business administration, Christian studies, and organizational leadership.