Missouri State University

Office of the Registrar

Undergraduate Catalog

2014-15 first edition, July 2014

General Business

Major(s)

General Business (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science
  1. General Education Requirements - see General Education Program and Requirements section of catalog
  2. College of Business Admission and Program Requirements - see College of Business Admission and Program Requirements section of catalog
  3. Major Requirements (32-33 hours)
    1. INS 211(3); LAW 335(2) or 532(3)
    2. Complete one of the following: ENG 321(3); JRN 270(3); MGT 397(3)
    3. Complete a minimum of 24 hours from at least five of the following areas:
      1. Accounting: ACC 301(3), 302(3), 311(3), 321(3), 513(3), 524(3), 532(3)
      2. Business Relationships: BUS 550/LAW 550(3); LAW 341(3); MGT 486(3) 
      3. Computer Information Systems: CIS 205(3), 260(3), 270(3), 290(3); 370(3) or 510(3); 375(3)
      4. Finance: BUS 510(3); FIN 381(3), 384(3), 390(3), 485(3), 586(3)
      5. International: FIN 582(3); LAW 539(3); MGT 447(3); MKT 474(3)
      6. Management: LAW 531(3); MGT 345(3), 561(3); TCM 337(3), 359(3), 456(3)
      7. Marketing: MKT 351(3), 352(3), 354(3), 355(3), 430(3), 510(3) 
      8. Real Estate: FIN 266(3), 367(3), FIN 368/LAW 368(3), FIN 369(3)
      9. Risk Management and Insurance: FIN 538/INS 538(3); INS 312(3), 313(3), 314(3), 415(3); LAW 537(3) 

        Recommended electives (not required): AGB 354(2); BUS 303(2), 307(2); ECO 305(3), 586(3); GRY 321(3); PSY 359(3), 525(3); SOC 150(3), 309(3)
  4. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements - see General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements section of catalog

Minor(s)

General Business

Bachelor of Applied Science
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
  1. ACC 201(3)*, 211(3)*; BUS 135(3); CIS 101/CSC 101(2)**; CIS 201(2); LAW 231(3)
  2. Complete six additional hours from the following: BUS 550/LAW 550(3); FIN 266(3), 380(3); INS 211(3), LAW 332(1), 335(2), 531(3); MGT 286(3), 320(3), 340(3), 341(3), 486(3); MKT 150(3), 350(3), 355(3); QBA 237(3)

    *ACC 206(4) may substitute for ACC 201 and ACC 211.

    **May be waived by proficiency exam.

Accelerated Master of Business Administration

Undergraduate majors in the College of Business may apply for admission to the Master of Business Administration program during the second semester of their junior year. If accepted, up to 6 hours of 600- or 700-level courses taken in the senior year may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degrees (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for more information.

For courses to be designated as Mixed Credit, the graduate advisor, undergraduate department head, and Graduate College dean must approve by signing the Permission for Mixed Credit form. This form must be provided to the Office of the Registrar in Carrington Hall 320 no later than the end of the Change of Schedule Period for the semester.