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Shalini Khazanchi, Department Chair
The business administration: management major prepares students for management careers in a variety of enterprises and organizations. Students develop the skills and concepts needed to become effective leaders and ethical decision makers. The curriculum emphasizes communication skills, emotional intelligence, and critical reasoning while providing both depth and flexibility in its offerings. Students are required to choose one of several tracks including: leadership, entrepreneurship, or supply chain management.
Students are required to complete six months of cooperative education. This can occur over one semester or two summers. Co-op allows students to practice and expand their management skills in real-world settings. These paid, full-time positions provide students with the opportunity to gain valuable job-related experience while completing their degree.
Business administration: management, BS degree, typical course sequence
|Course||Sem. Cr. Hrs.|
|MGMT-101||Business 1: Ideas and Business Planning||3|
|ECON-101||LAS Perspective 3: Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|STAT-145, 146||LAS Perspective 7A, 7B: Introduction to Statistics I, II||7|
|MGIS-102||Business 2: Technology-enabled Launch||3|
|First Year Writing Seminar||3|
|ECON-201||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|MGIS-130||Information Systems and Technology||3|
|ACSC-010||Year One: College Experience||0|
|MGMT-035||Careers in Business||0|
|MKTG-230||Principles of Marketing||3|
|LAS Perspective 2, 4||6|
|INTB-225||Global Business Environment||3|
|MGMT-340||LAS Perspective 1: Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility||3|
|MGMT-310||Leadership in Organizations (WI)||3|
|LAS Immersion 1, 2||6|
|LAS Perspective 5, 6||6|
|Choose one of the following:||3|
|MGMT-380||Human Resource Management|
|LAS Immersion 3||3|
|MGMT-560||Strategy and Innovation||3|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||123|
Please see New General Education Curriculum–Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) for more information.
* Please see Wellness Education Requirement for more information. Students completing bachelor's degrees are required to complete two Wellness courses.
Quarter Curriculum - For Reference Only
Effective fall 2013, RIT converted its academic calendar from quarters to semesters. The following content has been made available as reference only. Currently matriculated students who began their academic programs in quarters should consult their academic adviser for guidance and course selection.
The management program prepares students for management and specialist careers in a variety of enterprises and organizations. Through this focused area of study, students develop the skills and concepts needed to become effective leaders, ethical decision makers, and creative innovators. The management curriculum provides both depth and flexibility in its offerings so that students can maximize their educational experience.
Management, BS degree, typical course sequence (quarters)
|Course||Qtr. Cr. Hrs.|
|0102-260||Business 1: Ideas and Creativity||4|
|0102-265||Business 2: Business Plan Development||2|
|0112-270||Business Software Applications||2|
|0112-285||Business 3: Commercialization||2|
|0511-211||Principles of Microeconomics||4|
|0511-402||Principles of Macroeconomics||4|
|0535-352||Professional Communication for Business||4|
|1016-226||Calculus for Management Science||4|
|1016-319, 320||Data Analysis I, II||10|
|0101-301, 302||Financial and Management Accounting||8|
|0102-305||Careers in Business||1|
|0113-310||Global Business: An Introduction||4|
|0105-363||Principles of Marketing||4|
|0102-455||Human Resource Management||4|
|0102-460||Leadership in Organizations||4|
|0102-530||Managing Innovation and Technology||4|
|0102-507||Business, Government, and Society||4|
|0106-401||Operations and Supply Chain Management||4|
|Total Quarter Credit Hours||183|
* Please see Liberal Arts General Education Requirements for more information.
† Please see Wellness Education Requirement for more information.
‡ Two quarters of cooperative education are required and must be completed within the third and fourth years.