Recommended Academic Plan: B.S. in Business (BSBCC) – Accounting option at Wilkes-Barre

Effective Fall 2014; Last Modified Fall 2016

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 015 (GWS) - Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Prerequisite: ENGL 004 or satisfactory performance on the English proficiency examination
or ENGL 030 (GWS) - Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Special Permission is needed for this course.
3.0
MATH 110 (GQ) - Techniques of Calculus Notes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

Prerequisite: MATH 022 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 140 (GQ) - Calculus With Analytic Geometry INotes for: MATH 140

MATH 140

Prerequisite: MATH 022, MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
Art (GA)

Art

or Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3.0
ECON 102- Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
1.0
Total credits 14.0

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3.0
ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

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

Arts (GA)

or Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3.0
4.0
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3.0
Total credits 16.0

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 211 Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision MakingNotes for: ACCTG 211

ACCTG 211

Prerequisite: MATH 021 or 1.5 units of high school algebra.
4.0
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

3.0
Natural Science (GN)Notes for: Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

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

Arts (GA)

or Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3.0
Total credits 16.0

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 202D (GWS) - Business WritingNotes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030; fourth-semester standing.
3.0
STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or SCM 200 (GQ) Introduction to Statistics for BusinessNotes for: SCM 200

SCM 200

Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
Art (GA)

Art (GA)

or Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3.0
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences (GN)

3.0
MKTG 301 - Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
Total credits 16.0

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 471 - Intermediate AccountingNotes for: ACCTG 471

ACCTG 471

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211 or ACCTG 311.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
B A 321 - Contemporary Skills for Business ProfessionalsNotes for: B A 321

B A 321

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211;ECON 102 or ECON 104;ENGL 015 Concurrent: SCM 200 or STAT 200 MIS 204.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
Elective
3.0
MGMT 301W Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301W

MGMT 301W

Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030;ECON 102 o rECON 104;MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
ACCTG 404 Managerial Accounting: Economic PerspectiveNotes for: ACCTG 401

ACCTG 401

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, SCM 200 or STAT 200, ECON 102.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
Total credits 15.0

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 403W AuditingNotes for: ACCTG 403W

ACCTG 403W

Prerequisite: ACCTG 371 or ACCTG 471.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
ACCTG 472 - Intermediate Financial Accounting IINotes for: ACCTG 472

ACCTG 472

Prerequisite: ACCTG 371 or ACCTG 471.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
FIN 301 - Corporation FinanceNotes for: FIN 301

FIN 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
B A 322 Negotiation Skills for Business ProfessionalsNotes for: B A 322

B A 322

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211;ECON 102 o rECON 104;ENGL 015 Concurrent: SCM 200 or STAT 200 ; MIS 204.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
I B 303 (IL) International Business OperationsNotes for: I B 303

I B 303

Prerequisite: fifth-semester standing.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
Total credits 15.0

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
B A 420 - Preparation for Career ManagementNotes for: B A 420

B A 420

Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1.0
B A 421 - Project ManagementNotes for: B A 421

B A 421

Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
ACCTG 405 Principles of Taxation INotes for: ACCTG 405

ACCTG 405

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211;B A 301 or FIN 301.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
SCM 301 Supply Chain ManagementNotes for: SCM 301

SCM 301

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, ECON 102, SCM 200 or STAT 200 ; limited to students in baccalaureate status.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
Elective

Elective

3.0
Total credits 13.0

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
Option Requirement [1]Notes for: Option Requirement

Option Requirement

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
B A 422W - Strategic Business PlanningNotes for: BA 422W

BA 422W

Prerequisite: B A 321;B A 322;B A 421;FIN 301;MGMT 301;MKTG 301;SCM 301.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
B A 495A - Business InternshipNotes for: B A 495A

B A 495A

Prerequisite: B A 321, B A 322, B A 420 and completion of 6 credits at the 300- or 400-level in the student's option.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or B A 495B - Undergraduate Research in BusinessNotes for: B A 495B

B A 495B

Prerequisite: B A 321, B A 322, B A 420 and completion of 6 credits at the 300- and 400- level in the student's option.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
6.0
Elective

Elective

3.0
Total credits 15.0

Additional Notes

Advising Notes

  • GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS 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.
  • W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing across the Curriculum requirement.

Students should consult with an adviser when scheduling courses.

Students should complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education.

Program Notes

Choose a 400-level courses from: ACCTG, B A, B LAW, E B F, ECON, ENTR, FIN, H P A, I B, MGMT, MIS, MKTG, R M, STAT or SCM

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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 015
Prerequisite: ENGL 004 or satisfactory performance on the English proficiency examination
ENGL 030
Special Permission is needed for this course.
MATH 110
Prerequisite: MATH 022 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination.
MATH 140
Prerequisite: MATH 022, MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination.
ACCTG 211
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or 1.5 units of high school algebra.
ENGL 202D
Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030; fourth-semester standing.
STAT 200
Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher.
SCM 200
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination.
ACCTG 471
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211 or ACCTG 311.
B A 321
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211;ECON 102 or ECON 104;ENGL 015 Concurrent: SCM 200 or STAT 200 MIS 204.
MGMT 301W
Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030;ECON 102 o rECON 104;MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination.
ACCTG 401
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, SCM 200 or STAT 200, ECON 102.
ACCTG 403W
Prerequisite: ACCTG 371 or ACCTG 471.
ACCTG 472
Prerequisite: ACCTG 371 or ACCTG 471.
B A 322
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211;ECON 102 o rECON 104;ENGL 015 Concurrent: SCM 200 or STAT 200 ; MIS 204.
I B 303
Prerequisite: fifth-semester standing.
B A 420
Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322.
B A 421
Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322.
ACCTG 405
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211;B A 301 or FIN 301.
SCM 301
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, ECON 102, SCM 200 or STAT 200 ; limited to students in baccalaureate status.
BA 422W
Prerequisite: B A 321;B A 322;B A 421;FIN 301;MGMT 301;MKTG 301;SCM 301.
B A 495A
Prerequisite: B A 321, B A 322, B A 420 and completion of 6 credits at the 300- or 400-level in the student's option.
B A 495B
Prerequisite: B A 321, B A 322, B A 420 and completion of 6 credits at the 300- and 400- level in the student's option.