BS Agribusiness Management — Recommended Academic Plan for Penn State World Campus

120 Credits

Stage 1 ‐‐ Build Foundations

SOC 001 (GS) ‐ Introductory SociologyNotes for: SOC 001

SOC 001

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH 110 (GQ) ‐ Techniques of Calculus 1Notes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
AG BM 101 ( GS ) ‐ Economic Principles of Agribusiness Decision MakingNotes for: AG BM 101

AG BM 101

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

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
AG BM 102 ‐ Economics of the Food SystemNotes for: AG BM 102

AG BM 102

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 13

Stage 2 ‐‐ Build Foundations

General Education Requirement (GN)
3
AG BM 106 ‐ Agribusiness Problem SolvingNotes for: AG BM 106

AG BM 106

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 211 ‐ Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision Making

ACCTG 211

4
ENGL 015 (GWS) ‐ Rhetoric and Composition

ENGL 015

3
Elective
2
Total credits 15

Stage 3 ‐‐ Formulate Understanding

STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
General Education Requirement (GA)
3
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective Speech

CAS 100

3
Specialty Area Course
3
Elective
3
Total credits 16

Stage 4 ‐‐ Formulate Understanding

General Education Requirement (GH)
3
Specialty Area Course
3
ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
AG BM 338 (IL) Agribusiness in the Global Economy

G BM 338

3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Stage 5 ‐‐ Generate Expertise

AG BM 320 ‐ Markets and Prices: Analysis and ForecastingNotes for: AG BM 320

AG BM 320

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GN)
3
MKTG 301W ‐ Principles of Marketing

MKTG 301W

3
MIS 204 ‐ Introduction to Business Information Systems

MIS 204

3
B A 243 ‐ Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of Business

B A 243

4
Total credits 16

Stage 6 ‐‐ Generate Expertise

AG BM 302 ‐ Food Product MarketingNotes for: AG BM 302

AG BM 302

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GA)
3
Specialty Area Course
3
FIN 301 ‐ Corporation Finance

FIN 301

3
MGMT 301 ‐ Basic Management Concepts

MGMT 301

3
Total credits 15

Stage 7 ‐‐ Achieve Your Goals

AG BM 420 ‐ Agribusiness Markets and Prices

AG BM 420

or AG BM 440 ‐ Food Product Innovation Management

AG BM 440

or AG BM 460 Managing the Food System

AG BM 460

3
General Education (GN)
3
ENGL 202D (GWS) Effective Writing: Business

ENGL 202D

3
SCM 301 ‐ Supply Chain Management

SCM 301

3
AG BM 308W ‐ Strategic Decision Making in AgribusinessNotes for: AG BM 308W

AG BM 308W

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

Stage 8 ‐‐ Achieve Your Goals

AG BM 420 ‐ Agribusiness Markets and PricesNotes for: AG BM 420

AG BM 420

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or AG BM 440 ‐ Food Product Innovation ManagementNotes for: AG BM 440

AG BM 440

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or AG BM 460 ‐ Managing the Food SystemNotes for: AG BM 460

AG BM 460

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GH)
3
Specialty Area Course
3
AG BM 408 ‐ Financial Decision Making in Agribusiness

AG BM 408

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

 

GWS, GQ, GN, GA, GH, GS, and GHA are codes used to identify different categories of general education requirements.
US, IL, and US/IL are codes used to identify courses that satisfy US and/or international cultures requirements.
W is the code for courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.
Only15 credits of General Education requirements may be applied toward major requirements.
Consult with your academic adviser on scheduling patterns for courses taught each semester.
Please consult your adviser for transfer credit application to this plan.
This is just a planning tool. You should always refer to your degree audit in eLion as your official University document for degree requirements.
 

 

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

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