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Bachelor of Arts in General Business Studies (GBS)

The Bachelor of Arts in General Business Studies (GBS) at Reinhardt University offers students effective business management skills and training as the key resources for success in any organization.

This specially designed degree completion program provides 48 credit hours focused on the best practices in business, communications, management, strategic marketing, ethics, corporate accounting and finance. Each unit combines classroom learning with applied business projects.

What You Can Do With This Degree                             

The Bachelor of Arts in General Business Studies develops the skills needed to be effective business leaders.

This degree also provides the appropriate background for students planning to attend graduate programs in business, public administration and other social science disciplines. 

Bachelor of Arts in General Business Studies


Required Hours

General Education 36
   English 6
   Speech Communications 3
   Mathematics-College Algebra or Above 3
   Science 3
   Social Science 6
   Humanities 6
   Computer Applications 3
   General Education Core Electives from any of the above 6
   Free Electives 36
General Business Studies - Required Courses 48
   GBS 310 Business Essentials 6

   OML 320 Managing Communication and Cultural Change in               Organizations


   ORL 330 Strategic Marketing and Management

   OML 330 Human Resource Management and Leadership 6
   ORL 420 Economics, Budgeting and Forecasting 6
   ORL 430 Corporate Accounting and Finance 6
   OML 430 Ethics, Values, and the Law 6
   OML440 Special Topics in Business Management and Leadership 6
Total Semester Hours Required in Degree 120

If you're interested in joining the next cohort, please contact Ray Schumacher, Enrollment Counselor at 770-720-5922 or