Undergraduate

Degree Plan

Business Undergraduate Programs

This degree plan applies to students entering the business school during or after the 2012-2013 school year.

REQUIREMENT HOURS
I. University Requirements
Chapel 2 Semesters
Required Courses 9 hours
REL 1310 Christian Scriptures
REL 1350 Christian Heritage
PSC 2302 American Constitutional Development
II. Fine Arts 5-6 hours
Chose one course from the following: 2-3 hours
ART 1300 Introduction to Art
JOU/FDM 1303 Introduction to Mass Communication
MUS 1220 Introduction to Music
THEA 1206 Theatre Appreciation
Choose three hours from the following: 3 hours
CSS 1301 Fundamentals of Public Communication
CSS 1302 Speech for Business and Professional Students
CSS 1304 Argumentation, Discussion and Debate
III. Mathematics and Natural Sciences 10 hours
Math Courses 3-6 hours
MTH 1308 Precalculus for Business Students (or MTH 1320)
MTH 1309 Calculus for Business Students (or MTH 1321)
Choose a laboratory science: 4 hours
Laboratory Science Course
IV. Personal Development 2 hours
HED 1145 Health & Human Behavior
Lifetime Fitness Course
V. Social Sciences 3 hours
Chose three hours from the following: 3 hours
HIS 1305 World History to 1500
HIS 1307 World History since 1500
HIS 2365 History of the US to 1877
HIS 2366 History of the US since 1877
Chose three hours from the following: 3 hours
ANT 1305 Introduction to Anthropology
GEOG 1300 World Geography
History Elective
Honors Elective
Philosophy Elective
PSC 1305 American National Government
PSC 1306 American State and Local Government
PSY 1305 Introduction to Psychology
SOC 1305 Introduction to Sociology
AS/MILS 4302 Preparation for Active Duty/Advanced Leadership II
VI. English Requirements 9 hours
English Courses 6 hours
ENG 1302 Thinking and Writing
ENG 1304 Thinking, Writing and Research
Chose three hours from the following: 3 hours
ENG 2301 British Literature
ENG 2304 American Literature
ENG 2306 World Literature
Great Text (or) Foreign Literature (2000-level or above)
VII. Communication Option 3-11 hours
Option 1: Complete one modern foreign or classical language through the third level, either 2310 or 2312 3-11 hours
Option 2: Choose 3 courses below 3-11 hours
Choose one course from:
FDM/JOU 3372 Writing for Media Markets
JOU 2303 Reporting and Writing for Media
ENG 3000-4000 level course

Choose two courses from:
BUS 2101 Career Management for Sophomores and
BUS 3101 Career Management for Juniors*
BUS 3303 Managerial Communications
BUS 3345 Training and Development in Business and Industry or
CSS 4302 Communication Training & Development
BUS 3350 Christian Ethics Applied to Business
CSS 3000-4000 level course
ENG 3000-4000 level course
FDM 3320 Business of Media
FDM 3321 Media Programming
Foreign Language
JOU 3325 Editing
JOU 3355 Media Photography I: Introduction
JOU 3367 Principle of Advertising and Public Relations
JOU 3375 Advanced Reporting and Writing
LDS 3 hour course
MGT 4320 Negotiating and Conflict Resolution
MKT 3310 Professional Selling and Communications

*BUS 2101 and BUS 3101 are taken in two different semesters, but together are one course to count in the Communication Option

41-53 hours
REQUIREMENT HOURS
I. Accounting and Business Law 9 hours
ACC 2303 Financial Accounting
ACC 2304 Managerial Accounting
BL 3305 Legal Environment of Business
II. Business 9 hours
BUS 1201 Introduction to Business
BUS 1101 Connect to Hankamer School of Business
BUS 3315 Integrated Business Writing
BUS 4385 Strategic Management
III. Economics 6 hours
ECO 2306 Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 2307 Principles of Macroeconomics
IV. Finance 3 hours
FIN 3309 Introduction to Finance
FIN 3310 Introduction to Corporate Finance (required for Accounting, Economics, Finance, and Real Estate majors)
V. Management Information Systems 6 hours
MIS 1305 Introduction to Information Technology and Processing
MIS 3305 Management Information Systems
VI. Management 6 hours
MGT 3305 Organizational Behavior
MGT 3325 Operations Management
VII. Marketing 3 hours
MKT 3305 Principles of Marketing
VIII. Quantitative Business Analysis 6 hours
QBA 2302 Business Data Analysis I
QBA 2305 Business Data Analysis II
48 hours
REQUIREMENT HOURS
I. Coursework within Major Field of Study 12-27 hours
II. Free Electives --
Free Electives must be taken for a grade and are only needed to reach the 124 hour minimum to graduate.
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