RECOMMENDED 4-YEAR SAMPLE SEQUENCE OF COURSES FOR BUSINESS MAJORS

Freshmen Sophomore
1st Semester

Rhetoric and Composition | University Core A2 (per placement score)
Public Speaking | University Core A1
MATH 106 | Business Statistics | University Core B1
ECON 111 | Principles of Microeconomics | University Core E1
BUS 100 | Launch Into Business (2 credits) - Optional; recommended for either 1st or 2nd semester in Freshman year.
1st Semester

BUS 202 | Principles of Managerial Accounting
BUS 204 | Quantitative Business Analysis
University Core (e.g. B2 Science)
University Core (e.g. C2 History)
2nd Semester

Rhetoric and Composition (continue sequence if needed) | University Core A2
BUS 201 | Principles of Financial Accounting
ECON 112 | Principles of Macroeconomics
University Core (e.g. F1 Visual and Performing Arts)

HELPFUL HINT: MAKE A PLAN & APPLY TO STUDY ABROAD
2nd Semester

BUS 205* | Applied Business Technology(2 credits)
*Required for Fall 2016 admits and later
BUS 304 | Management and Organizational Dynamics
BUS 305 | Principles of Finance
University Core (e.g. C1 Literature)
University Core (e.g. D3 Ethics)

HELPFUL HINT: DON’T FORGET TO DECLARE YOUR MAJOR
JUNIOR SENIOR
1st Semester

BUS 302 | Marketing Principles
BUS 308 | Systems in Organizations
University Core (e.g. D2 Theology)
Minor, 2nd Major, Major Elective, or General Elective
1st Semester

Major Course
Major Course
University Core (e.g. D1 Philosophy)
Minor, 2nd Major, Major Elective, or General Elective

2nd Semester

BUS 301 | Business Law
Major Course
Major Course
Minor, 2nd Major, Major Elective, or General Elective

HELPFUL HINT: CONSIDER DECLARING A MINOR OR 2nd MAJOR

2nd Semester

Senior Capstone* (e.g. BUS 401 or 406)
*Some majors require a particular capstone. Please see your online Degree Evaluation on your myUSF account for specific capstone information.
Major Course
Minor, 2nd Major, Major Elective, or General Elective
Minor, 2nd Major, Major Elective, or General Elective

HELPFUL HINT: APPLY TO GRADUATE!

 

This planning worksheet is unofficial and in no way supersedes your official degree requirements outlined on your myUSF online degree evaluation. Please review your official degree evaluation on myUSF and, if needed, meet with your SOM Academic Adviser. (All courses are 4 credits unless otherwise noted.)