RBA Area of Emphasis

Regents Area of Emphasis

RBA students may pursue an Area of Emphasis in any field of study represented by Concord University’s degree programs. Students must complete a program of at least 15 hours of upper division courses (300 level or above) approved by faculty in that subject area. Students must earn an A, B, or C in each course and at least 9 of the credit hours must be from Concord University.

The Division of Business and the Division of Education and Human Performance have established specific curricula for their Regents Areas of Emphasis. Business students may receive a Regents Area of Emphasis in General Business; Education students may pursue a Regents Area of Emphasis in Early Childhood Development.  The Early Childhood Regents Bachelors of Arts program is designed specifically for West Virginia child care professionals to fulfill the requirement for permanent community authorization.

Course Requirements

A Regents Area of Emphasis in Organizational Leadership is also available through online coursework offered by Concord and other participating West Virginia public colleges and universities. Click here for more information.