Feb 26, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

General Business, BBA

A bachelor degree in general business provides the skills that can transfer into a wide variety of career in business.  Skill sets include application of knowledge to solve business problems, decision-making, quantitative analysis, communication and strategic management.

Program Coordinator: Dr. Pam Thompson, Phone: 972-338-1358, Email: Pamela.Thompson@untdallas.edu

Click here for the Recommended Course Sequence degree plan.



Building Blocks for the Degree

  1. Texas Core Curriculum: All students are required to complete 42 hours of the Texas Core Curriculum to earn a degree.
  2. Business Core Requirements:   All business students complete a minimum of 45 hours designated as business core requirements.
  3. General Business Major Requirements:  The general business major requires 33 hours of accounting and business courses.
  4. Other Courses:   Students must have a minimum of 120 credit hours to graduate with a degree from UNTD.  Students may complete a minor, certificate program or general elective courses to meet this requirement.


Core Curriculum Recommendations

UNTD adheres to the Texas Core Curriculum established in Texas Education Code Chapter 61, Subchapter S.  Courses designated on the transcript as a Core Foundation Area will be applied to the Texas Core Curriculum.  As a new Freshman student starting at UNTD (or transfer student looking ahead to attend UNTD), taking the recommended UNTD courses (or equivalent) can reduce hours to degree and provide more opportunities for elective courses.


Texas Core Curriculum, 42 hours

Courses with an asterisk (*) also count for the major.


Business Core Requirements, 45 hours

The following courses are required for the General Business, BBA degree. Courses with an asterisk (*) also count for the major.


Major Requirements, 18 hours


Advanced Business, 15 hours

  • Select any 15 semester credit hours from 3000- or 4000-level Business courses.


Additional UNTD Degree Requirements

  • All students must meet the General University Requirements  as well as the major requirements.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • General Business GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Grade of C or better in all business core and major courses.
  • **  is to be taken after all other foundation courses have been completed and in the graduating semester only. 


Total hours to complete degree: 120 semester credit hours