The Department of Business, Accounting and Sport Management is designed to provide students with a general exposure to economic institutions; the complex relationships that exist between business, government, and consumers; a basic knowledge of the functional areas of business; and to equip students for business careers. Its goals are to:
- Facilitate students’ acquisition of a basic business knowledge base including the functional areas of marketing, finance, accounting, production and operations management, organizational behavior and development, human resource management, the legal environment of business, economics, business ethics, the global dimensions of business, and business policies and strategy;
- Facilitate students’ acquisition of technical skills and competencies in information systems and quantitative techniques;
- Facilitate students’ ability to interact with other members of society, adapt to societal changes, and serve as business advocates and future leaders; and
- Facilitate students’ intellectual curiosity and critical thinking abilities, and to provide students with a sound foundation for future field specialization and/or graduate studies.