University Core of Common Studies and College Curriculum Requirements

Rhetoric (R)8
Rhetoric and Composition 1 (*)
Rhetoric and Composition 2 (*)
Business Communication
Mathematical Reasoning (MR)7
All new business students must complete the ALEKS placement exam by a specified date before the start of the term. Based on the exam score, students are recommended to enroll for one of three math courses at Marquette during the fall term. MATH 1390, which counts as a non-business elective; MATH 1400, which is the minimum math requirement for all College of Business students, or MATH 1450, which also meets the math requirement for College of Business students.
Elements of Calculus
Introduction to Statistics and Business Analytics
Individual and Social Behavior (ISB)6
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Diverse Cultures (DC)3
Any approved UCCS DC course
Literature and Performing Arts (LPA)3
Any approved English or Second Language Literature UCCS LPA course only
Histories of Cultures and Societies (HCS)3
Any approved UCCS HCS course
Science and Nature (SN)3
Any approved UCCS SN course
Human Nature and Ethics (HNE)6
Philosophy of Human Nature
Theory of Ethics
Theology (T)6
Introduction to Theology
One additional approved second-level UCCS T course
Non-Business Electives (NBE)12-18
Accounting majors must complete 12 elective credits; all other majors, 18 elective credits.
Students in the Military Science program (AROTC) and Naval Science program (NROTC) may use military and naval science courses to fulfill the NBE electives.
Total Credit Hours57-63

Note: Business students may NOT double count University Core of Common Studies (UCCS) courses.

Business Curriculum Courses

BUAD 1001Business Day 13
BUAD 1060Business Applications: Basic Business Analytic Tools1
LEAD 1050Business Leadership Professional Development0
LEAD 2000Applying Business Leadership Skills1
LEAD 3000Strategies for the Future and Dealing in the Business Community1
ACCO 1030Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACCO 1031Principles of Managerial Accounting3
ECON 3001Applied Business Economics (ECON majors must take 3003)3
or ECON 3003 Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis
FINA 3001Introduction to Financial Management3
MANA 3001Behavior and Organization3
OSCM 3001Operations and Supply Chain Management3
MARK 3001Introduction to Marketing3
INSY 3001Introduction to Information Systems3
Accounting Information Systems (ACCO Majors)
Select one from the following Ethical and Societal Issues courses:3
Business and Its Environment
Business Ethics
Advanced Investment Management, Ethics and Society (AIM and IAIM students only)
Private Equity, Ethics and Society (AIM and IAIM students only)
MANA 4101Strategic Management3
Select one from the following Legal and Regulatory Environment courses:3
Legal Environment of Business (ACCO Majors)
The Legal and Regulatory Environment of International Business
Introduction to Applied Investment Management (AIM and IAIM students only)
Management of Human Resources (HURE majors)
Introduction to Commercial Real Estate (REAL majors)
Total Credit Hours39

Major Courses

Business degree students also must complete the requirements for one of the following majors: accounting, business economics, entrepreneurship, finance, human resources, information systems, marketing, operations and supply chain management, real estate, or general business. The major in international business is a second major. Double counting of courses for two or more majors is not permitted, e.g. students cannot double count FINA 4001 Advanced Financial Management for both real estate and finance majors.

At least one International Business course within or outside the major field(s) in the College of Business is required.

Typical Four-year Schedule - Non-Accounting

Freshman
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
BUAD 1060a1BUAD 1060a1
LEAD 10500BUAD 15604
ACCO 10303ACCO 10313
ENGL 10013ENGL 10023
MATH 14003ECON 11033
BUAD 1001 (or UCCS/NBE)a3BUAD 1001 (or UCCS/NBE)a3
UCCS/NBE3 
 15 17
Sophomore
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
LEAD 2000 or CMST 2300a1LEAD 2000 or CMST 2300a1
ECON 11043UCCS/NBE or BUAD 1560 (if not complete)a3
Business Core3Business Core3
UCCS/NBE or BUAD 1560 (if not complete)a3Business Core3
Business Core3Business Core3
Business Core3Business Core3
 16 16
Junior
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
LEAD 3000a1LEAD 3000a1
Business Core3MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3
MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3
MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3UCCS/NBE3
 16 16
Senior
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
MANA 4101a3MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3
MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3
MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3UCCS/NBE3
MAJOR COURSE/Business Elective3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3 
 18 15
Total credit hours: 129

University Core/Non-Business Electives (UCCS/NBE)

Literature elective b, c3
Diverse Culture elective c3
History elective c3
Science elective c3
PHIL 1001Philosophy of Human Nature3
PHIL 2310Theory of Ethics b3
THEO 1001Introduction to Theology3
THEO elective b, c3
Non-Business electives (NBE)18

Business Core

OSCM 3001Operations and Supply Chain Management d3
MARK 3001Introduction to Marketing d3
FINA 3001Introduction to Financial Management d3
INSY 3001Introduction to Information Systems3
ECON 3001Applied Business Economics (non-Econ majors) d3
or
Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis (Econ Majors) d
MANA 3001Behavior and Organization3
Legal Core (select one):3
The Legal and Regulatory Environment of International Business
Management of Human Resources d
Introduction to Commercial Real Estate d
Introduction to Applied Investment Management
Ethical Core (select one):3
Business and Its Environment
Business Ethics
Advanced Investment Management, Ethics and Society
Private Equity, Ethics and Society
a

Course may be taken either semester of respective year.

b

Course has prerequisites

c

Must select from the Core of Common Studies

d

Intro course to major; need to check course prerequisites.


Typical Four-year Schedule - Accounting

Freshman
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
ACCO 10303ACCO 10313
BUAD 1001 (or UCCS/NBE)a3BUAD 1060a1
BUAD 1060a1BUAD 15604
UCCS/NBE3ENGL 10023
ENGL 10013ECON 11033
LEAD 10500UCCS/NBE3
MATH 14003 
 15 17
Sophomore
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
ACCO 30013ACCO 40203
ECON 11043LEAD 2000 or CMST 2300a1
LEAD 2000 or CMST 2300a1UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE or BUAD 1560 (if not complete)3Business Core3
Business Core3Business Core3
Business Core3Business Core3
 15 16
Junior
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
LEAD 3000a1LEAD 3000a1
Business Core 3ACCO CORE3
ACCO Core3ACCO CORE3
ACCO Core3ACCO CORE3
UCCS/NBE3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3UCCS/NBE3
 UCCS/NBE3
 15 18
Senior
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
MANA 4101a3ACCO Elective3
ACCO CORE3ACCO Elective3
ACCO Elective3Business Elective3
Business Elective3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3UCCS/NBE3
UCCS/NBE3 
 18 15
Total credit hours: 129

University Core/Non-Business Electives (UCCS/NBE)

Literature elective b, c3
Diverse Culture elective c3
History elective c3
Science elective c3
PHIL 1001Philosophy of Human Nature3
PHIL 2310Theory of Ethics b3
THEO 1001Introduction to Theology3
THEO elective b, c3
Non-Business electives (NBE)12

Business Core

OSCM 3001Operations and Supply Chain Management d3
MARK 3001Introduction to Marketing d3
FINA 3001Introduction to Financial Management (non Econ-majors) d3
MANA 3001Behavior and Organization3
ECON 3001Applied Business Economics d3
Ethical Core (select one):3
Business and Its Environment
Business Ethics
Advanced Investment Management, Ethics and Society
Private Equity, Ethics and Society

Accounting Core

ACCO 4000Accounting Communications3
ACCO 4010Individual Income Taxation3
ACCO 4030Cost Accounting3
ACCO 4050Accounting Information Systems3
BULA 3001Legal Environment of Business3
BULA 4001Business Law3
a

Course may be taken either semester of respective year.

b

Course has prerequisites

c

Must select from the Core of Common Studies

d

Intro course to major; need to check course prerequisites.