Suggested Four Year Curriculum in Business Administration

First Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Gateway Colloquium* Math 110*, 151*, 155*,
161*, or 165*
Intro to Econ 100* Foreign Language
Foreign Language Acct for Decision Making 112*
General Education Requirement General Education Requirement
Physical Education Requirement

Second Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Acct for Decision Making 212* Financial Management 303
Statistics 227* Marketing 331 or Organization
& Management 341
General Education Requirement General Education Requirement
General Education Requirement General Education Requirement
Physical Education Requirement

Third Year

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Marketing 331 or Organization
& Management 341
Elective (Business Specialization)***
Business Law I 355 or Elective Elective or Business Law I 355
General Education Requirement Elective
General Education Requirement

Fourth Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Business Law I 355 or Elective Strategy & Policy 490
Elective (Business Specialization)*** Elective (Business Specialization)***
Elective (Business Specialization)*** Elective
Elective Elective

May Terms: Students can take an elective, travel course, or internship during each May Term.

* Foundation course. Potential business administration majors must earn at least a C- in each foundation course and a cumulative average of 2.5 in these courses (on a 4.0 scale) to proceed to junior level major courses.

** Optional, but students are encouraged to participate in at least one May Term.

*** Students may choose to major in Business Administration with a specialization in:

(Click on the links to see a list of courses appropriate for each specialization.)

NOTE:  After the freshmen year, students are assigned a permanent major advisor in the department who will assist in program planning for the second-semester sophomore, junior and senior years.