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Major Requirements

The Business major has three general components:

  • A tightly structured core of courses from management, business, and economics (MBE)
  • A more flexible collection of allied courses from other disciplines
  • A senior synthesis (internship or additional upper-level courses in an area of career interest, capped by a senior seminar or research project.)

Business core (36 semester hours)

  • Introduction to Business (recommended)
  • Economics (Macro and Micro)
  • Accounting (I and II)
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Managerial Ethics

Allied group (8 semester hours)

  • Statistics (Required)
  • Environment (Required)
  • Sociology (Recommended)
  • Psychology (Recommended)
  • Organizations (Recommended)
  • Oral Communications (Recommended)

Senior synthesis (12-20 semester hours)

Option A Course concentration (12 semester hours)

  • Two 300/400 level courses related to a career interest (at least one in Business).
  • A "capstone" senior seminar or research course (either MBE 406, 407 or 491).

Option B: Internship (20 semester hours)

  • Internship Exploration and Design (Fall)
  • Full-time internship (Spring)
  • Internship Seminar (Spring)

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