Risk Management and Insurance 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)

CoursesHours
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
MTH 135 or above (not 145) 3
Natural World with Lab 4
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
Total hours18

Second semester (spring)

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

Third semester (summer)

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

Fourth semester (fall)

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

Fifth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
INS 312 Life Insurance 3
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing 3
FIN 380 Financial Management 3
ENG 210 or ENG 221 3
HST 121 or HST 122 3
Globalization 3
Total hours18

Sixth semester (summer)

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

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
FIN 266 Principles of Real Estate 3
MKT 364 Operations Management 3
FIN 384 Financial Markets and Intermediaries 3
LAW 335 or LAW 532 2-3
FIN 390 or QBA 337 3
INS 313 Property and Liability Insurance 3
Total hours17-18

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
CIS 429 Information Systems in Business 3
INS 415 Risk Management 3
Risk Management & Insurance List 2-3
FIN 485 Investments I 3
Risk Management & Insurance List 3
Human Cultures - Arts 3
Total hours17-18

Ninth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy 3
Elective 1-3
Total hours4-6

GPA requirements

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.