Recommended Academic Plan for the A.S. in Business Administration (2BACC) General Business Option at Penn State Worthington Scranton - Program Year 2014

Effective Fall 2014

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ECON 102 Introductory Microeconomic Analysis Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
or ECON 104 Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
3
ENGL 015 Rhetoric and Composition (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MATH 021 College Algebra I (GQ)Notes for: MATH 021

MATH 021

Students are expected to follow math placement assessment recommendations. Credit for MATH 022 or higher must be earned in order to qualify for entrance in the B.S. degree in business (BSBCC).
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

MATH 022

Students are expected to follow math placement assessment recommendations. Credit for MATH 022 or higher must be earned in order to qualify for entrance in the B.S. degree in business (BSBCC).
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 110 Techniques of Calculus I (GQ)Notes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

Students are expected to follow math placement assessment recommendations. Credit for MATH 022 or higher must be earned in order to qualify for entrance in the B.S. degree in business (BSBCC).
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
Natural Science (GN)

Nautral Science (GN)

3
Humanities / US or IL Culture (GH;US) or (GH;IL)

Humanities / US or IL Culture (GH;US) or (GH;IL)

3
Total credits 15-16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
ECON 104 Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 102 Introductory Microeconomic Analysis Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
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
CAS 100A Effective Speech (GWS)Notes for: CAS 100A

CAS 100A

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
4
Social/Behavorial Science (GS)Notes for: Social/Behavorial Science (GS)

Social/Behavorial Science (GS)

This may be fulfilled by taking both ECON 102 and 104.
or Option Selection

Option Selection

3
Option Selection

Option Selection

3
Option Selection

Option Selection

3
Total credits 13

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
4
MKTG 301W Principles of Marketing Notes for: MKTG 301W

MKTG 301W

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

ENGL 202D

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

Option Selection

3
Total credits 16

Additional Notes

Program Notes:
Minimum of 60 credits required for graduation.

Academic Advising Notes:
Consult an adviser and your Degree Audit when selecting courses.  The general option requires MGMT 301, MKTG 301(W) and 12-13 credits in business from the following course list: BA 250, CAS 250 or 252, LER 100 or 136, ECON 102 or 104, MATH 022, MATH 110, MKTG 220 for a total of at least 18 credits.

General Education:
GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH and GS are codes to identify General Education requirements.  US, IL and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Culutres requirements.  W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement. 

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ECON 102
Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
ECON 104
Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
MATH 021
Students are expected to follow math placement assessment recommendations. Credit for MATH 022 or higher must be earned in order to qualify for entrance in the B.S. degree in business (BSBCC).
MATH 022
Students are expected to follow math placement assessment recommendations. Credit for MATH 022 or higher must be earned in order to qualify for entrance in the B.S. degree in business (BSBCC).
MATH 110
Students are expected to follow math placement assessment recommendations. Credit for MATH 022 or higher must be earned in order to qualify for entrance in the B.S. degree in business (BSBCC).
ECON 104
Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
ECON 102
Although students are required to take ECON 102 OR 104, it is recommended to take both to fulfill GS credit as well as the major requirement.
Social/Behavorial Science (GS)
This may be fulfilled by taking both ECON 102 and 104.