Marketing/Advertising and Promotion 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.

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)

CoursesHours
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
MTH 135 or above 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
Natural World with Lab 4
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Total hours18

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
CIS 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
MGT 286 Business Communications 3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics 3
Human Cultures - Humanities 3
Total hours18

Third semester (summer)

CoursesHours
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
LAW 231 Legal Environment of Business 3
Total hours6

Fourth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ACC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business 3
ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Cultural Competence 3
Human Cultures - Arts 3
Natural World 3
Total hours18

Fifth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ENG 210 or ENG 221 3
HST 121 or HST 122 3
FIN 380 Financial Management 3
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing 3
QBA 337 Applied Business Statistics 3
Elective 3
Total hours17

Sixth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
MGT 340 Principles of Management 3
Globalization 3
LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies 1
Total hours7

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
MKT 351 Consumer Market Behavior 3
MKT 354 Principles of Advertising 3
Advertising & Promotion List 3
MKT 364 or MKT 450 3
MKT 360 Marketing Research 3
Elective 3
Total hours18

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
MKT 472 Advanced Marketing 3
Advertising & Promotion List 3
CIS 429 Information Systems in Business 3
MKT 474 or MKT 464 3
MKT 380 or MKT 390 3
MKT 456 Advanced Advertising 3
Total hours18

Ninth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy 3
Globalization 3
Total hours6
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