Operations Management 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 College Algebra 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
General Education 3
General Education course 4
Total hours18

Second semester (spring)

COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States Since 1877
CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business 3
CIS 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology 3
Globalization 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 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines
or ENG 221 Writing II: Writing for the Professions
MGT 340 Principles of Management 3
FIN 380 Financial Management 3
QBA 337 Applied Business Statistics 3
General Education course 4
Total hours16

Sixth semester (summer)

LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies 1
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing 3
MKT 364 Operations Management 3
Total hours7

Seventh semester (fall)

MKT 368 Supply Chain and Operations Modeling 3
MGT 341 Organizational Behavior and Leadership 3
MGT 345 Designing, Managing and Evaluating Human Resources Management Programs 3
ACC 311 Managerial Cost Accounting 3
Electives 3
General Education course or elective 3
Total hours18

Eighth semester (spring)

Major elective (see list below) 3
Major elective (see list below) 3
Major elective (see list below) 3
General Education course 6
Total hours15

Ninth semester (summer)

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

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