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Business: General and Program Requirements for Undergraduates

General Requirements for Majors

All students seeking a business degree must complete the following courses:

BUS 200 Advanced Computer Tools for Management 3
BUS 111 Principles of Marketing
3
BUS 123 Management and Career Options
3
BUS 131 Accounting I
3
BUS 132 Accounting II
3
BUS 252 Business Law I/Legal Environment of Business
3
BUS 301 Management Information Systems
3
BUS 312 Operation Management/Quantitative Analysis
3
BUS 321 Financial Management
3
BUS 341 Organizational Behavior
3
BUS 422 Personnel/Human Resource Management
3
BUS 481 Business Policies and Strategic Planning
3
ECON 100 Basic Economics
3*
MATH 216 Statistics for Behavioral and Social Science
3*

In fulfillment of their second required Philosophy course, Business students are strongly encouraged to take PHIL 427 (Business Ethics).

Total: 42 credit hours (36 business credit hours and 6 liberal arts* credit hours)

All business students are encouraged to seek an internship during their junior or senior year. Internships provide unique on-the-job training that allows students to utilize the skills they developed in the classroom.

Students transferring from other colleges must complete a minimum of 30 credits in business courses at Marywood.


Requirements for a Minor

Student who major in another field can minor in business or forensic accounting. Both require a total of 18 credits.

Minor in Business (For non-business majors only)
BUS 200 Advanced Computer Tools for Management - offered every semester and summer
3
BUS 111 Principles of Marketing - offered spring semesters and summer
3
BUS 123 Management and Career Options - offered fall semesters and summer
3
BUS 131 Accounting I - offered every semester and summer
3
BUS 252 Legal Environment of Business -  offered fall semesters only
3

Plus one of the following courses with Chairperson approval:

BUS 306 Electronic Commerce: A Managerial Approach
3
BUS 132 Accounting II
3
BUS 321 Financial Management
3
BUS 422 Human Resource Management
3
BUS 424 Managerial Decision Making
3
BUS 425 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations
3
BUS 461 Leadership in the Global Marketplace
3
Minor in Forensic Accounting (For non-business majors only)
CJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice
3
CJ 324 Criminal Investigation
3
BUS 131 Principles of Accounting I
3
BUS 132 Principles of Accounting II
3
BUS 331 Intermediate Accounting I
3
BUS 332 Intermediate Accounting II
3
BUS 433 Auditing Principles and Procedures
3

Business & Managerial Science Department | 1038 McGowan Center
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