Recommended Academic Plan for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Business, Financial Services Option (FINSV), at Brandywine

Updated 9/6/2012

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.
or Elective

Elective

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 022 (GQ) College Algebra II and Analytic Geometry [2]Notes for: MATH 022 (GQ)

MATH 022 (GQ)

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

Elective

3
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

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 MATH 140 (GQ) Calculus With Analytic Geometry I [2]Notes for: MATH 140 (GQ)

MATH 140 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
3
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 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
B A 243 (241/242) Social, Legal, Ethical Environ of Business

B A 243 (241/242)

4
Arts (GA) General Education selection

Arts (GA)

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 Professionals [3]Notes for: B A 321

B A 321

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
MGMT 301 Basic Management Concepts Notes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FINSV 411 Federal Income Taxation for the Financial Services ProfessionalNotes for: FINSV 411

FINSV 411

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

ACCTG 405

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

Elective

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
MKTG 301 Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
R M 302 Risk and InsuranceNotes for: R M 302

R M 302

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FIN/FINSV/ACCTG electiveNotes for: FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FIN/FINSV/ACCTG electiveNotes for: FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

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 ManagementNotes 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
FIN 420 Investment and Portfolio AnalysisNotes for: FIN 420

FIN 420

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
FIN/FINSV/ACCTG electiveNotes for: FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

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

Elective

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 [4]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 [4]Notes for: B A 495B

B A 495B

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
6
R M 303 Real Estate FundamentalsNotes for: R M 303

R M 303

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FIN/FINSV/ACCTG electiveNotes for: FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

FIN/FINSV/ACCTG elective

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.

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] BA 300/400 series of courses requires ETM of Math 22 for admission.
[4] See Adviser for Internship Preparation (BA 495A or BA 495B). Adult learners can waive internship in lieu of two 400 level courses in business program.

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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