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The Business Administration program covers the integrated approach and interrelationship among the functional areas of businesses as well as sensitivity to the social, economic, technological, legal and international environment in which business must operate. The objective of the program is not simply to impart basic business knowledge, but to instill and nurture important qualities and skills in students that are essential for future business leadership and organizational success.
It is an interdisciplinary and problem-focused program comprised of three integrated elements; basic business, business core and professional courses. Each business major consist of course designed to develop the critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal communication, quantitative and computer skills needed by graduates to successfully serve as leaders in business organizations.
The program also addresses contemporary organizational issues such as, global competition, continuous quality improvement, good governance and the relationship between organizations and various environmental forces which are key components of global economy.
A distinctive feature of the program is that majority of upper-level courses include a practical project component, offering the opportunity to apply the problem-solving theories and concepts learned in the classroom to real situations. Extensive opportunities are available for students to meet business professionals and gain practical experience.
Articulate and discuss the latest developments in the specific field of practice
Effectively communicate orally and in writing using both English and Filipino
Work effectively and independently in multidisciplinary and multi-cultural teams
Act in recognition of professional, social and ethical responsibility
Preserve and promote Filipino historical and cultural heritage
Perform the basic functions of management such as planning, organizing, staffing, directing and controlling.
Apply the basic concepts that underlie each of the functional areas of business (marketing, finance, human resources management, production and operations Management, information technology, and strategic management) and employ these concepts in various business situations.
Select the proper decision making tools to critically, analytically, and creatively solve problems and drive results.
Express oneself clearly and communicate effectively with stakeholders both in oral and written forms.
Apply information and communication technology (ICT) skills as required by the business environment.
Work effectively with other stakeholders and manage conflict in the workplace.
Plan and implement business related activities.
Demonstrate corporate citizenship and social responsibility.
Exercise high personal, moral and ethical standards.
Analyze the business environment for strategic directions.
Prepare operational plans.
Innovate business ideas based on emerging industries.
Manage a strategic business unit for economic sustainability.
Conduct business research.
For Universities, generate new knowledge using research and development projects.
Graduates of State Universities and Colleges must in addition acquire the competencies to support national, regional and local development plans (RA 7722).