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Business Administration

For students attending: Prairie State College
Who plan to major in: Business Administration

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART 121-131, ENG 211 and above, HIST, HUMAN or PHILO (not 203). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANTHR, GEOG, POLSC, PSYCH, SOCSC, or SOCIO. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose four courses from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Geology or Physics. At least two courses must be in the same field and at least one must be in a different field.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose three courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Business Administration degree:

PSC COURSE

TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 157 or MATH 171 Calculus for Business and Social Science or Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
BUS 240 or MATH 115
Elementary Statistics or General Education Statistics BUS 221
ITPRG 144  C++ Programming I CS 105
ECON 201 Macroeconomic Principles ECON 152
ECON 202 Microeconomic Principles ECON 151
ITAPP 101 Introduction to Computers BUS 102
BUS 131 Financial Accounting BUS 211
BUS 132 Managerial Accounting BUS 212
BUS 201 Business Law I BUS 341
BUS 241 Principles of Management BUS 301
BUS 251 Principles of Marketing BUS 371

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018