AS in Business Administration — Recommended Academic Plan for Penn State World Campus

Effective Fall 2007 — 60 Credits Total

Stage 1—Build Foundations

ENGL 15: Rhetoric and CompostionNotes for: ENGL 15

ENGL 15

GWS
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH 21: College Algebra INotes for: MATH 21

MATH 21

GQ
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 22: College Algebra II and Analytic GeometryNotes for: MATH 22

MATH 22

GQ
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 110: Techniques of Calculus INotes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

GQ
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3 or 4
MIS 204: Introduction to Business Information Systems

MIS 204

3
General Education (GA)

GA

3
Option Course
3
Total credits 15 or 16

Stage 2—Formulate Understanding

CAS 100: Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

You may take any version of CAS 100
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
ECON 102: Intro to Microeconomic Analysis and Policy

ECON 102

or ECON 104: Intro to Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy

ECON 104

3
B A 243: Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of BusinessNotes for: B A 243

B A 243

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
General Education (GN)
3
Option Course
3
Total credits 16

Stage 3—Generate Expertise

ACCTG 211: Financial and Managerial Accounting

ACCTG 211

4
SCM 200: Introduction to Statistics for Business

SCM 200

or STAT 200: Elementary Statistics

STAT 200

4
General Education (GH)
3
Option Course
3
Total credits 14

Stage 4—Achieve Your Goals

MGMT 301W: Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301W

MGMT 301W

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
ENGL 202D: Effective Writing for Business (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GS)
3
Option Course
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

Option courses include:
  • MGMT 301W
  • MKTG 301
 

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (12-13)

Select 12-13 credits from: BA 100(3); BA 250(3); BA 364(3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); CAS 352(3); MATH 22 GQ(3); MATH 110 GQ(4); ACCTG 300 to 399(3); ECON 100 to ECON 399(3); ENTR 100 to 399(3); FIN 100 to 399(3); HPA 100 to 399(3); IB 303 IL(3); LER 100 to 399(3); MGMT 100 to 399(3); MKTG 100 to 399(3); MIS 100 to 399(3); RM 100 to 399(3); or SCM 200 to 399(3) (Sem: 1-4)

 
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.
Please consult your adviser for transfer credit application to this plan.

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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.

Footnotes

ENGL 15
GWS
MATH 21
GQ
MATH 22
GQ
MATH 110
GQ
CAS 100
You may take any version of CAS 100