1 Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Business Administration Accounting Specialization Management Specialization Marketing Specialization (Offered by New Jersey City University) Admission Requirements: Students are required to present the following credentials when applying for admission to New Jersey City University (NJCU): 1. Completion of an NJCU admissions application 2. An associate degree (A.A., A.S.) from a New Jersey Institution of Higher Education. A Business Administration A.A. degree is preferred. Students without a business administration degree are required to take appropriate pre-requisites* once accepted into the program. 3. A 2.2 minimum GPA is required 4. Official transcripts from each institution attended * Including Pre-Calculus for Business, Macro Economics, Micro Economics, Introduction to Business, Principles of Management, Principles of Marketing, Accounting I, Accounting II, Business Statistics, and Business Law. Note: If associate degree is completed after the NJCU application/transcript(s) are submitted, students must resubmit an official transcript indicating that their degree is conferred no later than October 15 for fall applicants and February 28 for spring applicants. Program Description: Each degree is broken down into General Studies (66 credits), Common Core (30 credits), and Specialization (21-33 credits) depending on the area chosen (Accounting, Management, or Marketing). General Studies: Includes 66 credits of general education in the areas of English, Math, World Civilization, First Year Experience, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Arts and Media, Humanities, Multicultural Disciplines and Languages, and Quantitative and Computer Literacy. Business Administration majors should include Pre-Calculus for Business, Macro Economics, and Micro Economics in their General Studies selections. Common Core Courses required of all Business Administration Majors (30 credits): Introduction to Business, Business Statistics, Principle of Management, Principles of Marketing, International Business, Principles of Accounting I and II, Business Law, Managerial Finance and Business Policy. Specialization Courses (21-33 credits) Accounting Specialization: Includes 66 General Studies Credits, 30 Common Core Credits, and 33 Credits in the Accounting Specialization including Business Law II, Money and Banking, Intermediate Accounting I & II, Cost Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Auditing, Government Nonprofit Accounting, Problems in Federal Taxation, Advanced Accounting Problems, and Seminar in Taxation. Management Specialization: Includes 66 General Studies Credits, 30 Common Core Credits, and 24 Credits in the Management Specialization including International Management, Organizational Theory & Practice, Human Resource Management, Production Management, Management Information Systems, Seminar in Management Science and 6 credits in an emphasis in Marketing, Operations, Finance, International Business, or Travel and Tourism in addition to 8 Elective Credits. Marketing Specialization: Includes 66 General Studies Credits, 30 Common Core Credits, and 21 Credits on the Marketing Specialization including Consumer Behavior, Market Communications, Market Research, Marketing Management, Seminar in Marketing and 6 credits in marketing specialty courses, in addition to 11 Elective Credits
2 How to Apply: Applications can be completed online at indicating in their personal statement their interest in the Communiversity. Application Deadlines: Preferred deadlines of April 1 for fall, November 1 for spring. Students should apply during their last semester of their associate s degree or at any point after their degree is completed. Part-Time/Full-Time: Students can attend either part- or full-time. Location: All New Jersey City University major courses are offered at the Communiversity location and via online modalities. Tuition: The current (FY 2007) in-state tuition rate is $ per credit for under 12 credits. For students taking 12 or more credits (full-time status) the tuition is $3, Please note that tuition and fees are subject to change without notice by action of the Board of Trustees of New Jersey City University. Transfer Credit: 66 credits is the maximum number of transfer credits from a community college. Degree FAQs: How many credits are required? A minimum of 128 credits are required to graduate. Can I attend courses at the home campus as well? Yes. What can I expect upon applying to New Jersey City University? Admission Decision Letter: Approximately 1-2 weeks after submitting a complete application (a complete application includes an application, application fee, personal statement indicating interest in the Communiversity, and official transcripts detailing all previous college credits) you will receive an admission decision letter. An incomplete letter describing the missing components of the application will be mailed to applicants if any of the above application materials are not submitted. Transfer Evaluation: The evaluation of transfer credits is done after the student is admitted to the NJCU/Communiversity program. It is the student s responsibility to submit a complete official transcript showing a conferred A.A./A.S. degree from an accredited New Jersey community or four-year college by June 30 for fall semester admission and by November 1 for spring semester admission. For students completing their A.A./A.S. degree in December and have applied for spring admission, it is the student s responsibility to submit by the first day of the spring semester a letter from the sending school s Registrar s office confirming that the student has completed the A.A./A.S. degree requirement. An official transcript showing a conferred A.A./A.S. degree should be submitted as soon as it is available from the sending institution. Failure to provide an official transcript or letter from Registrar can result in removal from registered classes at the Communiversity. Graduates from accredited New Jersey community or four-year colleges, with an A.A. or A.S. degree, and who have earned a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale) will be able to transfer a block of credits (a maximum of 66 credits), thereby satisfying the University s general studies requirements including the All University Requirements (AUR). The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree programs are generally classified as terminal, vocational programs. A maximum of 66 credits may be applied to NJCU degree requirements, assuming a minimum grade of C for all such accepted credits. Transferred credit from an A.A.S. degree program will be evaluated on a course-by-course basis and WILL NOT completely satisfy the University s general studies requirements.
3 Registration Information: Advisement is conducted each semester at the Communiversity and may also take place via phone, or in person at New Jersey City University, Jersey City campus. Through GothicNet, a web portal, students have the ability to register online. Please note that prior to registering online, students must meet with their advisor to lift the advisement hold. For more information on GothicNet, please visit the following site: Financial Aid: Students seeking financial aid must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form at selecting NJCU as their college choice. The priority filing deadline for the FAFSA is April 15. NJCU's Federal Title IV school code is: Please refer to - - if you have further questions or call (201) Disability Services: Accepted students with disabilities other than learning disabilities should contact Sharon Jackson, Coordinator of the Office for Specialized Services, at Accepted students with learning disabilities should contact Jennifer Aitken, Director of Project Mentor, at Would you like to get started? Do you have any question? Interested students may schedule an appointment with a Communiversity advisor by calling x6006 or ing For further information on the Business Administration Programs, please contact: Dr. Patricia Maguire (Management) Phone: Prof. Peggy Griffin (Accounting) Phone: Dr. Patricia Maguire (Marketing) Phone or Dr. Melanie McDonald, Assistant Dean (Acting) Phone:
4 New Jersey Coastal Communiversity Brookdale Community College - NJ City University Business Administration - Management Draft - Unofficial for Advising Only [Course Equivalencies from NJ Transfer] NJ City University Brookdale General Education Foundation Requirements Equivalencies Credits Comments All University Requirements 18 English Composition I 3 ENGL English Composition II 3 ENGL AUR Math Math 151 or 153, 162, 171, Civilization I 3 HIST Civilization II 3 HIST General Studies Area Courses: A total of 48 credits must be earned in Area courses. Select 6-9 credits in Areas A-E plus 6 credits in Area F 48 Area A: Natural Science BIOL 101, 105, 106, 126 CHEM 101, ENVR 105, GEOG 105, GEOL 101, IDST 235, OCNG 111, PHYS 105, PHYS 108 NEED TO GET MATH 145 EQUATED HERE 6-9 Area B: Social Science Cr. Econ 207 Macro Economics 3 ECON Pre-major course Econ 208 Micro Economics 3 ECON Pre-major course Area C: Arts & Media Area D: Humanities 3 3 Area E: African/Afro-American, Interdisciplinary, Ethnic, Latin American, Modern Language, Women Studies Area F: Quantitative & Computer Literacy 6 Computer Science, Math, Geography, Interdisciplinary Study ANTH 105, ANTH 106, ECON 105, 106, 107, HGEO 105, POLI 105, 125, PSYC 105, 107, 206, 207, 208, 217, SOCI 101, 202, ARTH 106, 107, ARTS 111, 151, CINE 105, COMM 102, MUSI 115, 116 ENGL 221, 275, HIST 108, 125, 135, 136, PHIL 115, 225, 226, 227 AMSL 101, 102, ARAB101, 102, CHNS 101, 102, FRCH 101, 102, GRMN 101, 102, HIST 145, 215, 217, 235, HUMN 129, ITAL 101, 102, JPNS 101, 102, RUSS 101, 102, SOCI 105, SPAN 101, 102 MA 1165 Pre-Calc for Bus 3 MATH 156 Pre-major course COMP 129 or NJCU may accept CS 214 Business Applications Micro I 3 BUSI 165 for NJCC students MANAGEMENT: 54 Cr. Required 54 Common Core Requirements 30 BUS 201 Intro to Business 3 BUSI 105 Pre-major course
5 BUS 203 Business Statistics 3 ECON 225 BUS 211 Principles of Management 3 BUSI 205 BUS 231 Principles of Marketing 3 MRKT BUS 241 International Business 3 3 BUSI 251 EQUATED BUS 251 Prinicples of Accounting I 3 ACCT Pre-major course BUS 252 Principles of Accounting II 3 ACCT Pre-major course BUS 281 Business Law I 3 BUSI BUS 371 Managerial Finance 3 BUS 411 Business Policy 3 SPECIALIZATION REQUIREMENTS 24 BUSI 243 International Management 3 BUS 311 Org. Theory & Practice 3 BUS 312 Human Resource Mgmt. 3 BUS 412 Prod. Mgmt. 3 BUS 413 Mgmt Info Sys 3 BUS 511 Sem: Mgmt Science 3 SELECT ONE AREA FOR 6 CR. 6 Emphasis in Marketing 3 BUS 331 Consumer Behavior 3 BUS 433 Marketing Management 3 Emphasis in Operations 3 BUS 354 Cost Accounting 3 BUS 401 Acctg. Info. Systems 3 Emphasis in Finance 3 BUS 215 Real Estate Principles 3 ` BUS 271 Investment Principles 3 Emphasis in International Business 3 BUS 364 International Finance 3 BUS 391 Foreign Trade 5 Credits in Cooperative Education 5 6 Credits in Travel & Tourism 6 Electives (5 courses) 15 cr. ENGL 200 Writing for Business(Recommended) 3 ENGL Total Degree Credits - Minimum 128 New Jersey Coastal Communiversity Brookdale Community College - NJ City University Business Administration - Marketing MARKETING: 51 Cr. Required 51 Common Core Requirements 30 BUS 201 Intro to Business 3 BUSI 105 Pre-major course BUS 203 Business Statistics 3 ECON 225 BUS 211 Principles of Management 3 BUSI 205 BUS 231 Principles of Marketing 3 MRKT BUS 241 International Business 3 3 BUSI 251 EQUATED BUS 251 Principles of Accounting I 3 ACCT Pre-major course BUS 252 Principles of Accounting II 3 ACCT Pre-major course BUS 281 Business Law I 3 BUSI BUS 371 Managerial Finance 3 BUS 411 Business Policy 3 SPECIALIZATION REQUIREMENTS 21 BUS 331 Consumer Behavior 3 BUS 332 Market Communications 3 BUS 432 Market Research 3 BUS 433 Marketing Management 3 BUS 534 Sem: Marketing 3
6 SELECT ANY (2) courses for (6) SH 6 BUSI 301 Professional Development 3 BUS 333 Direct Response Marketing 3 BUS 361 Sales Dynamics 3 BUS 387 Retail Structure & Strategy 3 BUS 390 Intro to Travel & Tourism 3 BUS 513 Entrepreneurship 3 ELECTIVES (8) ENGL 347 Effective Spkg. or (Recommended) 3 ENGL 359 Grammar & Usage 3 ENGL 393 Public Relations 3 ` 5 Credits in Cooperative Education 5 6 Credits in Travel & Tourism 6 Electives (5 courses) 15 cr. ENGL 200 Writing for Business(Recommended) 3 ENGL Total Degree Credits - Minimum 128 New Jersey Coastal Communiversity Brookdale Community College - NJ City University Business Administration - Accounting SPECIALIZATION REQUIREMENTS-Take all of the following courses. 33 BUS 282 Business Law II 3 ECON 364 Money & Banking 3 BUS 351 Intermediate Accounting I 3 ACCT GRADE B or better BUS 352 Intermediate Accounting II 3 ACCT GRADE B or better BUS 354 Cost Accounting 3 BUS 401 Accounting Information Systems 3 BUS 451 Auditing 3 BUS 452 Government Nonprofit Accounting 3 BUS 453 Prob. Fed. Taxation 3 ACCT GRADE B or better BUS 454 Advanced Accounting Prob. 3 BUS 552 Sem: Taxation 3 ELECTIVES ENGL 200 Writing for Business(Recommended) 3 ENGL Total Degree Credits - Minimum 128 Maximum # of credits transferable from Brookdale is 66. General Education Courses transfer in full for AA/AS degree holders. AA/AS degree holders are not required to complete additional general education courses. 2.2 Minimum GPA