2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Business Administration BS - Management Information Systems Concentration - Curricular Plan

School of Management

Office of Undergraduate Programs
204 Alfiero Center
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4010
716-645-3206
716-645-2341
mgt.buffalo.edu
Paul E. Tesluk
Dean
BobbyJo LaDelfa
Associate Dean
David Murray
Chair, Undergraduate Program
Diane Dittmar
Assistant Dean

Curricular Plan

A Finish in 4 Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum in four years. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the hUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
ECO 181LD Intro to Macroeconomics M 4
MTH 131LR Math Analysis for Managemt M/MQR 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 14 or 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ECO 182LD Intro to Microeconomics M 4
PSY 101LEC Introductory Psychology M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Diversity Learning DL 3
Total Credits: 16 or 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MGA 201LR Intro to Financial Accounting M 3
MGQ 201LR Intro to Stats for Analytics M 4
MGG 303LEC Comm Literacy for Business M/CL2 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MGA 202LR Intro to Management Accounting M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
MGG 298LR Career Connections 1 M 1
Total Credits: 14

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MGQ 301LEC Stat Decisions in Mgt M 3
MGS 351LR Intro to Mgmt Info Systms M 4
MGB 301LEC Organiz Behavior & Admin M 3
MGG 398LEC Career Connections 2 M 1
CSE 113LR Intro to Computer Prog 1 or CSE 115LR Intro to CS Majors 1 M or M 4 or 4
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MGO 302LEC Productn & Operatns Mgmt M 3
MGF 301LEC Corporation Finance M 3
MGI 301LEC Human Resources Mgt M 3
MGM 301LR Principles of Marketing M 3
Pathway P 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MGT 401LEC Public Policy, Law & Mgmt M 3
MGE 302LEC Applied Economics M 3
MGS 314LR Applied Business Prgming (fall only) M 4
MGS 402LEC Telecommunications Techn (fall only) M 3
MGS 404LEC Database Management Syst (fall only) M 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MGO 403LEC Fund of Strategic Mgt M 3
MGS 405LEC Systems Anal & Design (spring only) M 3
MGS 425LEC Mgmt of IT Projects (spring only) M 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree: 120
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quatitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward mort than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
Published: August 16, 2018 09:18:58 AM