Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Degrees

BUSINESS

Accounting

Southwestern’s School of Business Administration offers a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. Accounting is the study of recording and summarizing business and financial transactions and analyzing, verifying, and reporting the results. This major is designed to prepare students for the wide variety of positions available in the accounting profession. The program emphasizes the broad-based learning that is required to be successful in this field and offers courses to qualify for the CPA examination. A major in Accounting includes 30 hours of accounting course work in addition to the traditional core curriculum. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Accounting Curriculum Sheet |Accounting 2 Year Plan

Online Accounting (must have AA or AS)

Southwestern understands the needs of transfer students. Students who have completed an Associate of Science or Associate of Arts degree in Business may complete the Bachelor of Business Administration degree entirely online. This program allows students the freedom to continue working, care for family, and to complete their degree in Accounting without traveling everyday to a campus. Accounting is the study of recording and summarizing business and financial transactions and analyzing, verifying, and reporting the results. This major is designed to prepare students for the wide variety of positions available in the accounting profession. The program emphasizes the broad-based learning that is required to be successful in this field and offers courses to qualify for the CPA examination. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Accounting Curriculum Sheet (External) |Accounting 2 Year Plan

Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management is the science and practice of employment relationships and all the decisions, actions, and issues that relate to employment. Southwestern’s degree in Human Resource Management is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully enter the human resources field. Students in this program have many opportunities for active learning, including projects outside of the classroom and a strong internship program. Many students enjoy business-related extracurricular activities like the nationally competitive Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team, helping to further round out their academic experience. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Human Resource Management Curriculum Sheet |HR 2 Year Plan

Human Resource Management Online

Southwestern understands the needs of transfer students. Students who have completed an Associate of Science or Associate of Arts degree in Business may complete the Bachelor of Human Resource Management Degree entirely online. This program allows students the freedom to continue working, care for family, and to complete their degree in Human Resource Management without traveling everyday to a campus. Human Resource Management is the science and practice of employment relationships and all the decisions, actions, and issues that relate to employment. Southwestern’s degree in Human Resource Management is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully enter the human resources field. Students in this program have many opportunities for active learning, including projects outside of the classroom and a strong internship program. Many students enjoy business-related extracurricular activities like the nationally competitive Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team, helping to further round out their academic experience. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by  The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Human Resource Management Curriculum Sheet Human Resource Online Two Year Schedule

Management

Management can be described as working through and with other people to accomplish the objectives of both an organization and its members. In practice, every manager plans, organizes, coordinates, staffs, motivates, leads, and controls. Southwestern’s Management Program produces graduates who have greater flexibility in career opportunities, and is an excellent choice for the individual who may want to start his or her own business. In addition to working with the school’s excellent faculty members, many students enjoy being part of the nationally competitive Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team which helps students to further develop the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Management Curriculum Sheet |Management 2 Year Plan

Online Management (must have AA or AS)

Southwestern understands the needs of transfer students. Students who have completed an Associate of Science or Associate of Arts degree in Business may complete the Bachelor of Business Administration degree entirely online. This program allows students the freedom to continue working, care for family, and to complete their degree in Management without traveling everyday to a campus. Management can be described as working through and with other people to accomplish the objectives of both an organization and its members. In practice, every manager plans, organizes, coordinates, staffs, motivates, leads, and controls. Southwestern’s Management Program produces graduates who have greater flexibility in career opportunities, and is an excellent choice for the individual who may want to start his or her own business. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Management Curriculum Sheet (External) |Management 2 Year Plan

Marketing

The Southwestern School of Business offers a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing. Marketing is the portion of production and exchange that is concerned with the flow of goods and services from producer to consumer. The marketing program is designed to stress the importance of creating and maintaining successful relationships with customers. In an effort to connect with other business students and to learn valuable marketing related information, many students join the nationally competitive Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team. Upon completion of this program, students will be prepared to begin careers in sales, advertising, research, or self-employment. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Marketing Curriculum Sheet |Marketing 2 Year Plan

Natural Resources (in conjunction with ABAC)

  Accounting Curriculum Sheet (External)

Professional Golf Management

The only program of its kind in Georgia, PGM students receive a Bachelors of Business Administration with a concentration in Professional Golf Management. To be admitted to this program, students must have a golf handicap of 12 or better. The curriculum includes an internship at one of several top golf courses in the southeast, player ability and performance improvement tests, as well as a variety of management, marketing, and accounting courses. Graduating students are prepared for several occupations including Golf Course Professional, Professional Golf Shop Manager, Club General Manager, Golf Course Design, and a College Golf Coach, as well as many others. Southwestern’s School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. PGM Curriculum Sheet