Recommended Academic Plan for Interdisciplinary Business with Engineering Studies (IBE) and Finance (FNC) at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College

Effective Spring 2012

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015 (GWS)

ENGL 015 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 (GWS) Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030 (GWS)

ENGL 030 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH 140 (GQ) Calculus With Analytic Geometry INotes for: MATH 140 (GQ)

MATH 140 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
CHEM 110 (GN) Chemical Principles I Notes for: CHEM 110 (GN)

CHEM 110 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 141 (GQ) Calculus with Analytic Geometry IINotes for: MATH 141 (GQ)

MATH 141 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
EG T 120 Introduction to Graphics and Solid Modeling Notes for: EG T 120

EG T 120

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ECON 102 (GS) Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102 (GS)

ECON 102 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CMPSC 201 (GQ) Programming for Engineers with C++Notes for: CMPSC 201 (GQ)

CMPSC 201 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
SCM 200 (GQ) Introduction to Statistics for Business
Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104 (GS)

ECON 104 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
B A 241 Legal Environment of BusinessNotes for: B A 241

B A 241

B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or B A 243 Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of BusinessNotes for: B A 243

B A 243

B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
B A 242 Social and Ethical Environment of BusinessNotes for: B A 242

B A 242

B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or B A 243 Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of BusinessNotes for: B A 243

B A 243

B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
MIS 204 Introduction to Business Information SystemsNotes for: MIS 204

MIS 204

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PHYS 211 (GN) General Physics: MechanicsNotes for: PHYS 211 (GN)

PHYS 211 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Total credits 18

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 211 Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision MakingNotes for: ACCTG 211

ACCTG 211

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
PHYS 212 (GN) General Physics: Electricity and MagnetismNotes for: PHYS 212 (GN)

PHYS 212 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
SCM 301 Supply Chain ManagementNotes for: SCM 301

SCM 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MCH T 111 Mechanics for Technology: StaticsNotes for: MCH T 111

MCH T 111

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or E MCH 211 StaticsNotes for: E MCH 211

E MCH 211

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100 (GWS)

CAS 100 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 18.5

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
MGMT 301 Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MKTG 301 Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MCH T 213 Strength and Properties of MaterialsNotes for: MCH T 213

MCH T 213

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or E MCH 213 Strength of Materials Notes for: E MCH 213

E MCH 213

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FIN 301 Corporation FinanceNotes for: FIN 301

FIN 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
EET 101 Electrical Circuits INotes for: EET 101

EET 101

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or E E 211 Electrical Circuits and Power DistributionNotes for: E E 211

E E 211

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
M E 300 Engineering Thermodynamics INotes for: M E 300

M E 300

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MET 330 ThermodynamicsNotes for: MET 330

MET 330

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
International Business Course (IL) (FIN 471)Notes for: International Business Course (IL) (FIN 471)

International Business Course (IL) (FIN 471)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 202C (GWS) Effective Writing: Technical Writing Notes for: ENGL 202C (GWS)

ENGL 202C (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Module Elective (ACCTG 305)

Module Elective (ACCTG 305)

4
Module Elective (FIN 420)

Module Elective (FIN 420)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 17.5

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
MGMT 475W Strategic Product DevelopmentNotes for: MGMT 475W

MGMT 475W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Module Elective (ACCTG 426)

Module Elective (ACCTG 426)

3
Module Elective (FIN 451)

Module Elective (FIN 451)

3
FIN 461 (or other 400-level Finance course)

FIN 461 (or other 400-level Finance course)

3
FIN 427 (or other 400-level Finance course)

FIN 427 (or other 400-level Finance course)

3
3
Total credits 18

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
MGMT 476 Product Realization CapstoneNotes for: MGMT 476

MGMT 476

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MGMT 410 Project ManagementNotes for: MGMT 410

MGMT 410

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CMPET 117 Digital ElectronicsNotes for: CMPET 117

CMPET 117

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or CMPEN 271 Introduction to Digital SystemsNotes for: CMPEN 271

CMPEN 271

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Economics Elective

Economics Elective

3
Total credits 18

Additional Notes

  • GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.
  • If you have not completed two years of high school study of one foreign language and graduated in the year 2001 or later, you must also schedule 3-4 credits of college level foreign language (in addition to your program requirements).
  • General education requirements include 6 credits of arts (GA), 6 credits of humanities (GH), 6 credits of social and behavioral sciences (GS), 3 credits of health and physical activity (GHA), 9 credits of natural sciences (GN), 9 credits of writing/speaking (GWS), and 6 credits of quantification (GQ).
  • Also required are 3 credits of United States cultures (US), 3 credits of International Cultures (IL) which can be used to satisfy part of the general education requirements. A (USI) may count for either category, but not both.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

B A 241
B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
B A 243
B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
B A 242
B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).
B A 243
B A 243 is a 4-credit course. Degree requirement is completion of 4 credits: either B A 241(2) AND B A 242(2); OR B A 243(4).