Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Slippery Rock University

Business Undeclared - Liberal Studies

Curriculum Guide

GPA Requirement

Overall GPA: 2.0 or higher
Core GPA: 2.0 or higher

Summary*

Liberal Studies Requirements45-47
Other Basic Requirements0-3
Computer Competency0-3
Major Requirements45-46
Electives30

* All undergraduate degree programs require a minimum of 120 credits.  Some courses meet multiple requirements, but are only counted once toward the 120 credit total required to graduate.

Liberal Studies Requirements

See Liberal Studies Guide for Goal and Enrichment choices

Goal Course Requirements
Basic Requirements
ENGL 102Critical Writing3
ENGL 104Critical Reading3
COMM 200Civil Discourse: Theory & Practice3
The Arts
Goal3
Global Community
Goal - Non-US3
Goal - Non-US3
Goal - US3
Human Institutions/Interpersonal Relationships
Goal3
Science, Technology & Math
Goal - Sci3
Goal - Sci3
Lab - Sci0-1
MATH 113Mathematics as a Liberal Art (or higher)3
Challenges of the Modern Age
Goal3
Subtotal36-37
Enrichment Course Requirements
Select one cousre from three of the following Enrichment areas:9
Subtotal9
Total Hours45-46

Note

Basic Math Requirement

Check with your adviser or a current degree audit report to see if you have been exempted from this course. The credit earned in this course will not be counted toward the 120 credit hour minimum needed to earn a degree.

Complete one of the following:0-3
Meet required minimum SAT or ACT math score OR
Beginning Algebra
Total Hours0-3

Computer Competency

Demonstrate "computer competency" by one of the following:0-3
Pass Computer Competency Exam OR
Select one of the following at SRU or another post-secondary institution:
Introduction to Computing for Liberal Arts
Computer Concepts
Introduction to Computing and Programming
Technology for Wellness
Total Hours0-3

Major Requirements 

  • You are strongly encouraged to declare a major by the junior year. To assist you in keeping on-track for graduation in a timely manner, consult your My Rock Audit report and meet with your adviser.
Business Administration Core Requirements
ECON 201Principles of Macroeconomics3
ECON 202Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON 219Business Analytics I 13
or MGMT 219 Business Analytics I
ECON 319Business Analytics II 13
or MGMT 319 Business Analytics II
ACCT 209Financial Accounting3
ACCT 322Business Analysis and Decision Making3
MGMT 320Operations Management I3
MRKT 330Principles of Marketing3
MGMT 351Organizational Behavior3
BUSA 303Issues in Global Business 13
or MRKT 303 Issues in Global Business
FIN 320Managerial Finance3
BUSA 340Legal Environment of Business3
MGMT 458Business Capstone 13
MIS 265Management Information Systems 13
Subtotal42
Required Computer Science Course
CPSC 210Productivity Software 13
or MIS 210 Productivity Software
Total Hours45

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

BUSINESS UNDECLARED - 2398
This program is effective as of Fall 2019.
Revised 9-2019
UCC 3.26.2019