About This Course
“In your Introduction to Business course, you not only hear from your professor regarding the rudiments of business, you will enjoy interacting with your peers. Your discussions center around current decisions businesses are facing as first reported in the Wall Street Journal (America’s top national newspaper) along with the USA Today. Crown.org and CNNMoney.com resources lead your investigation of personal finances. A competitive simulation sponsored by MIT’s Sloan School of Management concludes your study.”
Description: Business orientation to accounting, economics, finance, information system, legal, human resource, management, marketing and operations concepts. Also addresses entrepreneurism, business literature, personal finance, and professionalism. Designed to provide business and non-business students with an introduction to common business practices and terminology.
Required Text(s): Please use the online campus bookstore to locate required textbooks for the course. Make sure that you search using the correct course code and look for the course with the “OL” suffix in the drop-down list. (See Textbook Ordering Help.)
- A student subscription to The Wall Street Journal is required for reading and research assignments.