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Fort Hays State University
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Bachelor of Science in Business Education

Concentration in Training and Development

Are you interested in helping employees perform their jobs better? Do you want to help make corporations more efficient? If so, the concentration in training and development is the program for you! Learn about management and collaboration systems, web applications, training programs, and so much more. When you graduate, you will be prepared to design and deliver training programs to employees of all levels.

Possible Careers: Training Manager, Business Development Director, Compliance Director, Director of Training and Development, Learning and Development Director

To graduate with a degree in Business Education with a concentration in Training and Development, you must complete the following:
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Major Core - 33 Hours

BCOM 301 Business Communication
GBUS 204 Business Law I
INF 250 Introduction to Web Development
LDRS 300 Introduction to Leadership Concepts
MGT 101 Introduction to Business
MGT 301 Management Principles
MIS 304 Management Information Systems
MKT 301 Marketing Principles

Software Applications - Choose 1
BCOM 300 Spreadsheet Applications
BCOM 310 Database Applications
BCOM 350 Business Communication Applications

Business Related Electives - Choose 1
MKT 403 Retail Management
MKT 601 Consumer Behavior
MKT 609 Strategic Electronic Marketing
FIN 305 Managerial Finance
MGT 475 Business, Society and Ethics
MGT 602 Production Operations Management

Related Electives - Choose 1
BCOM 201 Intro to Corporate Communication
COMM 128 Media and Society
COMM 345 Visual and Creative Design
COMM 348 Intro to Public Relations & Advertising

Training and Development Concentration - 36 Hours

BUED 421 Electronic Media in Instruction
BUED 612 Methods of Training and Job Analysis
TEEL 202 Foundations of Education
TEEL 231 Human Growth & Development
TECS 301 Introduction to Instructional Technology
TECS 495 Training & Instructional Systems
MGT 410 Organizational Behavior
MGT 610 Labor Relations & Collective Bargaining
MGT 611 Human Resource Management
MGT 614 Training & Development
Elective by Advisement
Elective by Advisement
Elective by Advisement

General Education Cognates

ECON 202 Principles of Economics: Macro
FIN 205 Theory & Prac/Personal Finance
IDS 350 Diversity in the U.S.
MATH 250 Elements of Statistics

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