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Business Option

 

This option enables students to specialize in the general business areas of accounting, marketing, and management.

 


 

GENERAL EDUCATION: 21 credits
(9-12 of these 21 credits are included in the REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 2-6 credits

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 45-47 credits
(This includes 9-12 credits of General Ed
ucation courses, i.e., ALL options: 3 credits of GQ courses; 6 credits of GWS courses. The Baccalaureate Option also includes 3 credits of GS courses to equal a total of 12 credits that double count; the General Business Option also includes 0-3 credits of GS courses to equal 9-12 credits that double count.)

COMMON REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR (ALL OPTIONS): 30 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (26 credits)
CMPSC 101 GQ(3) (Sem: 1-2)
IST 110(4), IST 111S(1), IST 210(3), IST 220(3), IST 250(3), ENGL 015 GWS(3), SPCOM 100B GWS(3) (Sem: 1-2)
IST 260W(3) (Sem: 3-4)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (4 credits)
ENGL 202C GWS(3) or ENGL 202D GWS(3) (Sem: 3-4)
IST 295A(1) or IST 295B(1) (Sem: 3-4)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE OPTION: 15-18 credits

ADDITIONAL COURSES (15-16 credits)
Select 15 credits in consultation with the adviser from the following list: (Sem:1-4)
ACCTG 151(3), ACCTG 152(3), ACCTG 153(3), ACCTG 160(3), ACCTG 170(3), ACCTG 186(3), ACCTG 211(4), B A 250(3), MKTG 150(3), MKTG 180(3), MKTG 190(3), MKTG 220(3), MKTG 221(3), MKTG 310(3), MKTG 327(3), MGMT 100(3), MGMT 150(3), MGMT 321(3), MGMT 341(3)
ECON 002 GS(3), ECON 004 GS(3), or ECON 014 GS(3)
MATH 017 GQ(3), MATH 021 GQ(3), MATH 022 GQ(3), or MATH 026 GQ(3)


Possible Schedule:

Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3 Semester 4
IST 110
(4 credits)
IST 210
(3 credits)
IST 260W
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Gen Ed
(3 credits)
IST 220
(3 credits)
Concentr.
(3 credits)
Gen Ed
(3 credits)
English 15
(3 credits)
CAS 100
(3 credits)
Gen Ed
(3 credits)
Concentr.
(3 credits)
IST 111S
(1 credits)
Concentr.
(3 credits)
Gen Ed
(3 credits)
Concentr.
(3 credits)
IST 250
(3 credits)
Gen Ed
(3 credits)
IST 295 A/B
(1 credit)
English 202C
(3 credits)
CmpSc 101
(3 credits)
     
Total Credits: 17 Total Credits: 15 Total Credits: 13 Total Credits: 15
* Gen Ed classes must satisfy the required GN/GA/GH/GS/GHA requirements for this major.

Courses marked Concentr. must be selected from the following list:
ACCT 151 (3), 152 (3), 153 (3), 160 (3), 170 (3), 186 (3), 200 (3), 211 (3)
MKTG 150 (3), 180 (3), 190 (3), 220 (3), 221 (3), 310 (3), 327 (3)
MGMT 100 (3), 150 (3), 321 (3), 341 (3)
ECON 2 (GS)(3), 4 (GS)(3), or 14 (GS)(3)
BA 250 (3)
MATH 017 GQ(3), 021 GQ(3), 022 GQ(3), or 026 GQ(3)