The B.A. in Management comprises 120 credit hours. Courses are offered in an 8 week session format with online, evening, and weekend options.

Major Courses (39 credit hours)

CPST 250 Foundations of Organizations
CPST 310 Accounting Principles and Application*
CPST 340 Marketing Concepts and Strategies*
CPST 350 Human Resource Principles and Practices
CPST 349 Project Management
CPST 243 Microeconomics*
CPST 245 Macroeconomics*
STAT 103 Statistics*
CPST 371 Organizational Finance
CPST 335 Law & Regulations for Org Leaders
CPST 247 Computer Concepts and Applications
COMM 175 Introduction to Communication

Choose One:
COMM 231 Conflict Management & Communication
COMM 313 Corporate and Organizational Communication
CPST 322 Strategic Communication

*These courses are eligible for waiver to Loyola’s Quinlan School of Business M.B.A. program. Final approval of waivers are determined by a Quinlan academic advisor upon admission to the graduate program.

SCPS Courses (9 credit hours)

CPST 200 Introduction to Degree Completion
CPST 201 Civic Identity and Development
CPST 397 Capstone
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Core Requirements

The number of hours remaining toward Core requirements can vary due to transfer credit. Learn More

Mission Specific Requirements

Mission specific requirements can vary from 0 to 15 credit hours based on your prior credit. Learn More

General Elective Requirements

Students may have some general elective coursework to complete if their transfer credit and remaining required hours (Core, mission specific, major, etc.) do not total 120. Learn More

Course Descriptions

Course descriptions are available on LOCUS

Select the “Search for Classes” link found below the sign-in area. Choose “Browse the Course Catalog” link to search for a course and view the description.

Course Rotation Schedules

Please use the course rotation schedules below as a guide to plan out when you will take future classes. We will make every attempt to adhere to this schedule but please understand that scheduling is subject to change.

Course Rotation Schedule - Majors

Course Rotation Schedule - Certificates

Course Rotation Schedule - School Requirements

Course Rotation Schedule - Core

Course Rotation Schedule - Graduate Programs

Program Outcomes

The B.A. in Management degree program offers adult learners training in business principles, ethical leadership, critical thinking and strategic planning. Students will be prepared for professional advancement in organization communications, community relations and project management.

Students in this program will be able to:

  • Communicate purposefully and effectively
  • Develop productive team processes, team-building and leadership skills
  • Make informed and strategic decisions in a complex work environment
  • Describe the context of commerce and industry from a regional, national, and international perspective
  • Utilize common business applications and technology in solving business problems
  • Impact organizational goals through project management strategies
  • Creatively solve problems by drawing from best practices and strategic collaboration
  • Apply quantitative analysis to business problems
  • Apply an understanding of law and regulation to business processes