Recommended Academic Plan for Business B.S. Individualized Business option at Greater Allegheny

Effective Fall 2016

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3
MATH 110 (GQ) - Techniques of calculusNotes 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 GeometryNotes for: MATH 140 (GQ)

MATH 140 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

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.
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
4
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
2
2
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

3
4
Total credits 14

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
3
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
3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
ElectiveNotes for: Elective

Elective

Any college level course
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
BA 321 Contemporary Skills for Business ProfessionalsNotes for: BA 321

BA 321

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
BA 322 Negotiation Skills for Business ProfessionalsNotes for: BA 322

BA 322

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
IB 303 International BusinessNotes for: IB 303

IB 303

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Individualized option courseNotes for: Individualized option course

Individualized option course

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

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
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
MGMT 301 Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Individualized option courseNotes for: Individualized option course

Individualized option course

Must have advisor approval
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Individualized option courseNotes for: Individualized option course

Individualized option course

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

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
BA 420 Preparation for Career ManagementNotes for: BA 420

BA 420

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

BA 421

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Individualized option courseNotes for: Individualized option course

Individualized option course

Must have advisor approval
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Individualized option courseNotes for: Individualized option course

Individualized option course

Must have advisor approval
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ElectiveNotes for: Elective

Elective

Any college level course
3
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 16

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
BA 422W Strategic Business PlanningNotes for: BA 422W

BA 422W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
BA 495A Business internshipNotes for: BA 495A

BA 495A

Requires prior approval. If the student only takes 3 credits of BA 495, then must take 3 credits of a 400-level option course from ACCTG, B A, ECON, ENTR, FIN, FINSV, HPA, I B, MGMT, MIS, MKTG, R M, or SCM.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or BA 495B Undergraduate Research in BusinessNotes for: BA 495B

BA 495B

Requires prior approval. If the student only takes 3 credits of BA 495, then must take 3 credits of a 400-level option course from ACCTG, B A, ECON, ENTR, FIN, FINSV, HPA, I B, MGMT, MIS, MKTG, R M, or SCM.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3-6
Individualized option courseNotes for: Individualized option course

Individualized option course

Must have advisor approval
3
ElectiveNotes for: Elective

Elective

Any college level course
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

Program Notes

  • Minimum 120 credits required for graduation, 15 of which must be at the 400-level, for a B.S. in Business with an Individualized option (http://bulletins.psu.edu/undergrad/programs/baccalaureate/B/BSB)
  • MATH 110 or 140 required for graduation. MATH 22 or higher required for entrance to major.
  • The course series listed above is only one of many possible ways to progress through the curriculum
  • Be sure to consult with an adviser in this department when scheduling courses

Advising Notes

  • A student’s career/graduate school plans should be considered in developing and individual academic plan
  • GWS, GQ, GN GA, GH, GS, and GHA are codes used to identify General Education requirement
  • US and IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements. All students are required to take one IL and one US course before graduation. A course designated as US/IL may be used as a US or IL, but not both
  • W suffix signifies the course satisfies the 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

Elective
Any college level course
Individualized option course
Must have advisor approval
Individualized option course
Must have advisor approval
Individualized option course
Must have advisor approval
Individualized option course
Must have advisor approval
Individualized option course
Must have advisor approval
Elective
Any college level course
BA 495A
Requires prior approval. If the student only takes 3 credits of BA 495, then must take 3 credits of a 400-level option course from ACCTG, B A, ECON, ENTR, FIN, FINSV, HPA, I B, MGMT, MIS, MKTG, R M, or SCM.
BA 495B
Requires prior approval. If the student only takes 3 credits of BA 495, then must take 3 credits of a 400-level option course from ACCTG, B A, ECON, ENTR, FIN, FINSV, HPA, I B, MGMT, MIS, MKTG, R M, or SCM.
Individualized option course
Must have advisor approval
Elective
Any college level course