2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Doctoral Cognate in General Foundations of Business

The Miller College of Business offers a single cognate of 15 credits that will satisfy only one of the two required cognates for the doctoral programs. Of these 15 credits, 9 must be taken at Ball State. The Miller College of Business does not offer the large cognate of 24 credits that satisfies all cognate requirements.

Degree Requirements

Required Courses

9 credits from

BL 560Survey of Business Law


MBA 601Entrepreneurial Leadership


MGT 661Strategic Human Resource Management


Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 15