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Bachelor of Arts In Management

Core Curriculum: Areas A, B, C, D, and E    
Area A Essential Skills (9 hours) Hours  
ENGL 1101 Composition I 3  
ENGL 1102 Composition II 3  
MATH 1111 College Algebra 3  
         
Area B Institutional Options (4 hours) Hours  
COMM 2400 Public Speaking 2  
STS 2400 Science, Technology and Society 2  
         
Area C Humanities/Fine Arts (6 hours) Hours  
Take one from each of the following two groups  
1) Literature of the World 3  
ENGL 2111 Early World Literature 3  
ENGL 2112 World Literature, mid 1600's to present 3  
ENGL 2120 British Literature, early to present 3  
ENGL 2121 British Literature, early 3  
ENGL 2122 British Literature, late 1700's to present 3  
ENGL 2130 American Literature, early to present   3  
ENGL 2131 American Literature, early 3  
ENGL 2132 American Literature, mid 1800's to present 3  
ENGL 2141 Western Literature, early 3  
ENGL 2142 Western Literature, 1600's to present 3  
ENGL 2300 African American Literature and Culture 3  
         
2) Art and Culture of the World 3  
ARTS 2001 Art Appreciation 3  
ARTS 2002 Drama Appreciation 3  
ARTS 2003 Music Appreciation 3  
ARTS 2004 History of Contemporary American Music 3  
FREN 1002 Elementary French II 3  
GRMN 1002 Elementary German II 3  
SPAN 1002 Elementary Spanish II 3  
         
Area D Science, Mathematics, and Technology (11 hours) Hours  
MATH 1113 Pre-Calculus 4  
         
Take any two courses from the following (course must have lab) 8  
ASTR 1000K Introduction to the Universe 4  
BIOL 2107K Biology Principles I 4  
BIOL 2108K Biology Principles II 4  
CHEM 1211 Principles of Chemistry I (concurrent CHEM 1211L) 4  
CHEM 1212 Principles of Chemistry II (concurrent CHEM 1212L) 4  
PHYS 1111 Introductory Physics I (concurrent PHYS 111L) 4  
PHYS 1112 Introductory to Physics II (concurrent PHYS 1112L) 4  
         
Area E Social Sciences (12 hours) Hours  
Take one from each of the following four groups  
1) American Context 3  
HIST 2111 U.S History to 1877 3  
HIST 2112 U.S History since 1877 3  
POLS 1101 American Government 3  
NOTE: HIS 2911 (1 credit hour) may be required for students who have a transfer credit for American History or American Government to meet US or GA history or Constitution requirements  
     
2) World History 3  
HIST 1111 Survey of World Civilization, pre-1500 3  
HIST 1112 Survey of World Civilization, post-1500 3  
         
3) Behavioral Science 3  
ECON 1101 Introduction to Economics 3  
PSYC 1101 Introduction of General Psychology 3  
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology 3  
         
4) Cultures and Societies 3  
ANTH 1102 Introduction to Anthropology 3  
ES 1100 Ethnic Studies 3  
GEOG 1101 Introduction to Human Geography 3  
POLS 2401 Global Issues 3  
RELG 1200 World Religion 3  
         

Area F (18 hours)
(Area F, Required Business Courses,
Business Electives/Concentration). 

 

Hours

 
ACCT 2101 Accounting I 3  
ACCT 2102 Accounting II 3  
COMM 2000 Business Communication 3  
ECON 2105 Macro Economics 3  
ECON 2106 Micro Economics 3  
MGNT 2201 Introduction To Computer Applications 3  
         
BA in Management - Required Orientation    
MGNT  1000 Orientation  1  
SPSU  1001 Hitchhiker's Guide 1  
     
BA in Management - Required Courses (36 hours) Hours  
IET 2227 Industrial Statistics 3  
MGNT 3105 Management and Organizational Behavior 3  
MGNT 3125 Business Finance 3  
MGNT 3135 Marketing Principles 3  
MGNT 3145 Legal Environment of Business 3  
MGNT 3205 Management Information Systems 3  
MGNT 4115 Human Resource Management 3  
MGNT 3170 Leadership 3  
COMM 4100 Small Group Communication 3  
PSYC 4600 Conflict Resolution 3  
MGNT 4145 International Management  3  
MGNT 4595 Business Strategy 3  
         

BA in Management OPTIONS:
Students may complete OPTION 1 or OPTION 2

   
         
  OPTION 1:  Select 5 courses (15 hours) from Group 1 and Group 2
         

OPTION 1

Group 1

Select 3 to 5 of the following courses (9-15 hours)

 
MGNT 4103 Marketing Management 3  
MGNT 4125 Technology and Public Issues 3  
MGNT 4135 Project Management 3  
MGNT 4185 Technology and Innovation Management 3  
MGNT 4170 Healthcare Management 3  
MGNT 4190 Entrepreneurship 3  
MGNT 4195 Current Readings in Management of Technology & Opns. 3  
MGNT 4203 Special Topics in Management 3  
         

OPTION 1

Group 2

Select 0 to 2 of the following courses (0-6 hours)

 
TCOM 3030 Instructional Design 3  
COMM 3020 Proposal Writing 3  
COMM 3035 Organizational Communication 3  
COMM 3040 Health Communication 3  
COMM 3065 International Communication 3  
TCOM 3145 Social Media Integration 3  
         

OPTION 2

Complete one of the minors listed below (15-18 hours)

 
    Technical Communication 15  
    Professional Writing 15  
    International Studies 15  
    Psychology 15  
    Pre-Law 18  
    Public Policy 15  
    Global Communications 15  
    Leadership and Organizational Communication 15  
         
    Free Electives   6-9 hours    
         
    Total Hours: 122  
         
Note: Students must be sure to complete the appropriate prerequisites for courses.
         
Note:  Management students who graduate under this catalog are limited to 
two grades of "D" in their business courses
Reminder: SPSU 1001 and MGNT 1000 are required.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
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