Business Administration (2BACA) - Recommended Academic Plan

Effective Spring 2011

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3.0
ENGL 015 - Rhetoric & Composition (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 015 (GWS)

ENGL 015 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 - Honors Comp (GWS) Notes for: ENGL 030 (GWS)

ENGL 030 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
MATH 021 - College Algebra I (GQ) Notes for: MATH 021 (GQ)

MATH 021 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 022 - College Algebra II and Analytic Geometry (GQ)Notes for: MATH 022 (GQ)

MATH 022 (GQ)

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

MATH 110 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0-4.0
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3.0
Social and Behavioral Science (GS)

Social and Behavioral Science (GS)

3.0
Total credits 15.0-16.0

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
BA 243 (4) or 241 (2) and 242 (2)Notes for: B A 241/242 OR 243

B A 241/242 OR 243

BA 243 (4) Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of Business (4) OR BA 241 (2) Legal Environment of Business (2) AND BA 242 (2)Social and Ethical Environment of Business (2)
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4.0
CAS 100 - Effective Speech (GWS)Notes for: CAS 100 (GWS)

CAS 100 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
3.0
Option SelectionNotes for: Option Selection

Option Selection

Select from: B A 250(3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); LER 100 GS(3) or LER 136 US(3); ECON 102 GS(3) or ECON 104 GS(3); MATH 022 GQ(3), MATH 110 GQ(4), MKTG 220(3)
3.0-4.0
Total credits 13.0-14.0

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
4.0
MGMT 301 - Basic ManagementNotes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

MGMT 301, MKTG 301 and FIN 301 replace MGMT 100, MKTG 221 and FIN 100 and can be used in Penn State Harrisburg’s baccalaureate degrees in Business.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MGMT 301W - Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301W

MGMT 301W

MGMT 301, MKTG 301 and FIN 301 replace MGMT 100, MKTG 221 and FIN 100 and can be used in Penn State Harrisburg’s baccalaureate degrees in Business.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
Option SelectionNotes for: Option Selection

Option Selection

Select from: B A 250(3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); LER 100 GS(3) or LER 136 US(3); ECON 102 GS(3) or ECON 104 GS(3); MATH 022 GQ(3), MATH 110 GQ(4), MKTG 220(3)
3.0-4.0
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3.0
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences (GN)

3.0
Total credits 16.0-17.0

Semester 4

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

ENGL 202D (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
MKTG 301 - Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MKTG 301W - Principles of Marketing (Writing Option)Notes for: MKTG 301W

MKTG 301W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
4.0
Option SelectionNotes for: Option Selection

Option Selection

B A250 (3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); LER 100 GS(3) or LER 136 US(3); ECON 102 GS(3) or ECON 104 GS(3); MATH 022 GQ(3), MATH 110 GQ(4), MKTG 220(3)
6.0-7.0
Total credits 16.0-17.0

Additional Notes

Advising Notes

  • GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GN and GHA are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements. All students are required to take one IL or one US course before graduation. A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.
  • W suffix signifies the course satisfies the University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

Program Notes

  • Courses required for the major must generally be taken within 10 years of entrance to the major, with the exception of ENGL 202D.
  • For the General Business option, students planning to re-enroll into a baccalaureate degree in Business should consider courses such as ECON 102/104 and MATH 110.
  • Students are advised to schedule B A 364Y to satifsy the “W” and “United States Cultures (US)” or “International Cultures (IL).”

FOOTNOTES

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
^ MGMT 301, MKTG 301 and FIN 301 replace MGMT 100, MKTG 221 and FIN 100 and can be used in Penn State Harrisburg’s baccalaureate degrees in Business.

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 241/242 OR 243
BA 243 (4) Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of Business (4) OR BA 241 (2) Legal Environment of Business (2) AND BA 242 (2)Social and Ethical Environment of Business (2)
Option Selection
Select from: B A 250(3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); LER 100 GS(3) or LER 136 US(3); ECON 102 GS(3) or ECON 104 GS(3); MATH 022 GQ(3), MATH 110 GQ(4), MKTG 220(3)
MGMT 301
MGMT 301, MKTG 301 and FIN 301 replace MGMT 100, MKTG 221 and FIN 100 and can be used in Penn State Harrisburg’s baccalaureate degrees in Business.
MGMT 301W
MGMT 301, MKTG 301 and FIN 301 replace MGMT 100, MKTG 221 and FIN 100 and can be used in Penn State Harrisburg’s baccalaureate degrees in Business.
Option Selection
Select from: B A 250(3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); LER 100 GS(3) or LER 136 US(3); ECON 102 GS(3) or ECON 104 GS(3); MATH 022 GQ(3), MATH 110 GQ(4), MKTG 220(3)
Option Selection
B A250 (3); CAS 250(3) or CAS 252(3); LER 100 GS(3) or LER 136 US(3); ECON 102 GS(3) or ECON 104 GS(3); MATH 022 GQ(3), MATH 110 GQ(4), MKTG 220(3)