Entrepreneurship Three-Year Degree Plan

This is a model three-year degree plan. Your path to graduation may vary slightly based on factors such as college credit you earned while in high school, your choice of general education electives and placement in English and mathematics.

This degree program can be completed in three years, including three summer semesters.

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

First semester (fall)

ENG 110 Writing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
MTH 135 or above (not 145) 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
General Education 4
General Education course 3
Total hours18

Second semester (spring)

COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
CIS 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
HST 121 or HST 122 3
CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business 3
General Education course 3
Total hours18

Third semester (summer)

ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
Total hours9

Fourth semester (fall)

ACC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
LAW 231 Legal Environment of Business 3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics 3
MGT 286 Business Communications 3
General Education course 3
Globalization 3
Total hours18

Fifth semester (spring)

ENG 210 or ENG 221 3
MGT 340 Principles of Management 3
FIN 380 Financial Management 3
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing 3
Globalization 3
General Education course 3
Total hours18

Sixth semester (summer)

MKT 364 Operations Management 3
General Education course 4
Total hours7

Seventh semester (fall)

LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies 1
MGT 341 Organizational Behavior and Leadership 3
MGT 384 Entrepreneurship 3
FIN 390 Intermediate Financial Management 3
MGT 543 New Venture Management 3
Major elective (see list below) 2-3
Electives 1-2
Total hours17

Eighth semester (spring)

Marketing elective (see list below) 3
Major elective (see list below) 3
Major elective (see list below) 3
MGT 561 Practicum in Small Business Operations 3
Elective 2
MGT 345 Designing, Managing and Evaluating Human Resources Management Programs 3
Total hours17

Ninth semester (summer)

MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy 3
CIS 429 Information Systems in Business 3
Total hours6

GPA requirements

GPA requirements include a minimum 2.00 Missouri State GPA and a minimum 2.50 combined GPA in order to be guaranteed admission to the College of Business.