Recommended Academic Plan for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Business, Accounting Option, at Brandywine

Updated 7/19/16 - jvs11@psu.edu

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3
Math Requirement (GQ)Notes for: Math Requirement (GQ)

Math Requirement (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
Natural Sciences (GN) General Education selection

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Arts (GA) General Education selection

Arts (GA)

3
Humanities (GH) (US) [1]Notes for: Humanities (GH) (US)

Humanities (GH) (US)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15-16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3
Math Requirement [2] (GQ)Notes for: Math Requirement (GQ)

Math Requirement (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
or Elective

Elective

3-4
ECON 102 (GS) Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102 (GS)

ECON 102 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104 (GS)

ECON 104 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Natural Sciences (GN) General Education selection

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Humanities (GH) General Education selection

Humanities (GH)

3
Total credits 15-16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
4
MATH 110 (GQ) Techniques of Calculus I [2]Notes for: MATH 110 (GQ)

MATH 110 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Elective

Elective

3-4
4
ECON 102 (GS) Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102 (GS)

ECON 102 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104 (GS)

ECON 104 (GS)

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

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

3
Total credits 16-17

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
3
STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200 (GQ)

STAT 200 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or SCM 200 (GQ) Introduction to Statistics for BusinessNotes for: SCM 200 (GQ)

SCM 200 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
4
FIN 301 Corporation FinanceNotes for: FIN 301

FIN 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Sciences (GN) General Education selection

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Total credits 17

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
B A 321 Contemporary Skills for Business ProfessionalsNotes for: B A 321

B A 321

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
SCM 301 Supply Chain ManagementNotes for: SCM 301

SCM 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 471 Intermediate Financial Accounting I Notes for: ACCTG 471

ACCTG 471

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 405 Principles of Taxation INotes for: ACCTG 405

ACCTG 405

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

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
B A 322 Negotiation Skills for Business ProfessionalsNotes for: B A 322

B A 322

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
I B 303 (IL) International Business Operations [1]Notes for: I B 303 (IL)

I B 303 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MGMT 301 Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 472 Intermediate Financial Accounting IINotes for: ACCTG 472

ACCTG 472

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 404 Managerial Accounting: Economic PerspectiveNotes for: ACCTG 404

ACCTG 404

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

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
B A 420 Preparation for Career Management [3]Notes for: B A 420

B A 420

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
B A 421 Project ManagementNotes for: B A 421

B A 421

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 403W AuditingNotes for: ACCTG 403W

ACCTG 403W

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

Elective

3
Elective

Elective

3
Arts (GA) General Education selection

Arts (GA)

3
Total credits 16

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
B A 422W Strategic Business PlanningNotes for: B A 422W

B A 422W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
B A 495A Business Internship [3]Notes for: B A 495A

B A 495A

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or B A 495B Undergraduate Research in Business [3]Notes for: B A 495B

B A 495B

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
6
ACCTG 400-levelNotes for: ACCTG 400-level

ACCTG 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 12

Additional Notes

- GWS, GQ, GHA, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
- 3/6/9 rule allows students to vary number of credits in GA, GH and GS requirements.
- W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

RAP sheets do not replace, and are subordinate to, the eLion Degree Audit. Minimum of 120 credits required.  Consult with your adviser when scheduling courses.

Academic Advising Notes:
Students should consult with an adviser when scheduling courses.

[1] Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education.
[2] MATH 110 or 140 required for graduation requirements. MATH 22 or higher required for Entrance-To-Major requirements.
[3] See internship coordinator for more information. 
[4] ACCTG 404 and ACCTG 471, with a grade of B or higher, will count together toward ACCTG 511 in the MBA program at Great Valley.  Completing STAT or SCM 200 with a B or higher satisfies a pre-program requirement.

Legend

# 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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