Wayne State University

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Management Four-Year Completion Plan

The following is an example only.  Please contact an advisor to develop your personal degree completion plan.

Notes:

English and math placement exams should be completed prior to first semester.

*Students may place below ENG 1020 and above or below MAT 1500, depending on placement results. Please call 313-577-3400 or click here to schedule the placement exam.

All students are required to have a minimum 2.50 grade point average and 54 semester hours to enroll in 3000 level or higher business school core and major courses.

First Semester (15 credits) Second Semester (16 credits)
Freshman Year
BA 1010 (CT):
Critical Thinking for Consumer Decisions (3cr)

- Fulfills Critical Thinking requirement
ECO 2020 (SS):
Principles of Macroeconomics (3-4cr)

- min 2.0/C grade
BA 2020:
Introduction to Business (3cr)
* ENG 1020 (BC):
Introduction to College Writing (4cr)

- min 2.0/C grade
- Fulfills Basic Composition Competency requirement
- Pre-req: English placement, ACT score, ENG 1010

COM 1010 (OC) :
Oral Communication (3cr)

- Fulfills Oral Communication Competency requirement

* MAT 1500 :
College Algebra for the Social & Management Sciences (3cr)

- Pre-req: Math placement, ACT score, MAT 0995/1050
- min 2.0/C grade

ECO 2010 (SS):
Principles of Microeconomics (3-4cr)

- min 2.0/C grade
-Fulfills Social Sciences requirement
MGT 2530:
Management of Organizational Behavior (3cr)
- Pre-req: PSY 1010 or 1020
PSY 1010 or 1020 (LS):
Introduction to Psychology (3-4cr)                           
- Fulfills Life Science requirement
PHI 1120 (PL):
Professional Ethics (3cr)
- Fulfills Philosophy and Letters requirement
 

Spring / Summer Semester: Catch up on missed classes

Third Semester (15 credits) Fourth Semester (15 credits)
Sophomore Year
ACC 3010:
Introduction to Financial Accounting (3cr)
- min 2.0/C grade
- Pre-req: MAT 1500 or 1800
ACC 3020:
Introduction to Managerial Accounting (3cr)
- min 2.0/C grade
- Pre-req: MAT 1500 or 1800, ACC 3010, ECO 2010
BA 2300:
Quantitiative Methods I: Probability & Statistics (3cr)

- min 2.0/C grade
- Pre-req: MAT 1500 or 1800
COM 3300 (WI):
Business and Professional Presentations (3cr)

- Fulfills Writing Intensive Competency requirement
- Pre-req: COM 1010, ENG 3010
ENG 3010 (IC):
Intermediate Writing (3cr)

- min 2.0/C grade
- Pre-req: ENG 1020

- Fulfills Intermediate Composition Competency requirement
FIN 3290:
Business Finance (3cr)
- Pre-req: MAT 1500 or 1800, ACC 3010, ECO 2010, BA 2300
And select ONE of the following courses:
- Each fulfills Historical Studies requirement

HIS 1400 (HS):
The World Since 1945 (3cr)
 
HIS 1995 (HS):
Society & Economic Transition (3cr)
GSC 3600:
Operations and Supply Chain Management (3cr)
 
And select ONE of the following courses:
- Each fulfills Visual and Performing Arts requirement

ENG 2450 (VP):
Introduction to Film (4cr)
 
DNC 2000 (VP):
Introduction to World Dance (4cr)
 
MUH 1340 (VP):
Music Appreciation: World Music (3cr)
MKT 2300: 
Marketing Management (3cr)
- Pre-req: ECO 2010

Spring / Summer Semester: Catch up on missed classes

Fifth Semester (15 credits) Sixth Semester (16 credits)
Junior Year
MGT 5530:
Advanced Organizational Behavior (3cr)

- Pre-req: MGT 2530

 

MGT 5700:
Human Resource Management (3cr)

- Pre-req: MGT 2530

BA 3400:
Quantitative Methods II: Statistical Methods (3cr)        
 
- Pre-req: BA 2300

Elective (3cr)
BLW 2510:
Business Law (3cr)
- Pre-req: BA 2020
Elective (3cr)
ISM 3630:
Business Information Systems (3cr)

- Pre-req: MAT 1500 or 1800

And select ONE of the following courses:
- Each fulfills American Society and Institutions requirement

PS 1010 (AI):
American Government (3-4cr)

PS 1030 (AI):
The American Governmental System (3cr)
 
HIS 1050 (AI):
American Civilizations Since WWII (3cr)
MGT Major Elective:
(see Plan of Work) (3cr)
or
Internship in your Major (3cr)
-Pre-req: varies per course -Pre-req: MGT 2530
(min C or higher), 12 credits, junior status, 3,) GPA
 
And select ONE of the following courses:
- Each fulfills Physical Science requirement
** Must be taken with lab if PSY 1020 taken for Life Science

AST 2010 & 2011 (PS):
Descriptive Anatomy (4cr)
 
CHM 1000 (PS):
Chemistry and Your World (4cr)
 
PHY 1020 (PS):
Conceptual Physics: The Basic Science (4cr)
 
GEL 1010 (PS):
Geology: The Science of the Earth (4cr)

Spring / Summer Semester: Catch up on missed classes

Seventh Semester (15 credits) Eighth Semester (15 credits)
Senior Year
ANT 3150 (FC):
Anthropology of Business (3cr)
- Fulfills Foreign Culture requirement                             
MGT 6995:
Seminar in Management (3cr)
- Pre-req: MGT 5530, MGT 5700, Six additional credits in MGT major courses
MGT Major Elective:
(see Plan of Work) (3cr)
Pre-req: varies per course
 
MGT 6890:
Strategic Management & Business Policy (3cr)
- Pre-req: All core requirements completed and one of the last five courses towards bachelor's degree
MGT Major Elective:
(see Plan of Work) (3cr)
Pre-req: varies per course
Elective (3cr)
 
Elective (3cr) Elective (3cr)
Elective (3cr) Elective (3cr)

Minimum 122 semester hours required for degree