Entrepreneurship, Management & Sustainability Major

Reqs: Entrepreneurship, Mgmt and Sustainability Major (B.A.)

All BA or BSc degrees require the completion of a minimum 128 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.0.
For further degree requirements, please see our BA/BSc Requirements Page.

Global Liberal Arts Core Curriculum

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS – 56 credits

(Minimum grade of “C-“ required in each course)

 

Core course classes (40 credits)
COURSE CODE
COURSE NAME 
PREREQUISITES
FOUNDATIONS OF MANAGEMENT – 2 credits
None
FOUNDATIONS OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT – 2 credits
None
 
or
 
APPLIED STATISTICS I
 
or
 
DATA SCIENCE I: METHODS AND CONTEXT
MA0900 OR MA1005 OR MA1005CCM OR MA1005GE120 OR ELECMA-25 OR ELECMA-20 OR ELECMA-30 OR (MA1025CCM OR MA1025GE120) OR MA1030 OR MA1030CCM OR MA1030GE120 OR MA1091 OR MA1091CCM OR MA1091GE120 / 
MA0900 OR MA1005 OR MA1005CCM OR MA1005GE120 OR ELECMA-25 OR ELECMA-20 OR ELECMA-30 OR (MA1025CCM OR MA1025GE120) OR MA1030 OR MA1030CCM OR MA1030GE120 OR MA1091 OR MA1091CCM OR MA1091GE120
 
or
 
None
 
or
 
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
 
or
 
ACCOUNTING FOR DECISION MAKING
College Level=Sophomore
 
or
 
None
ENTREPRENEURSHIP & NEW VENTURES
College Level=Sophomore
 
or
 
PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS
 
or
 
PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS
None
 
or
 
None
MANAGEMENT & ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
None
CORPORATE FINANCE
BA1020 AND BA2001 AND (EC2010 OR EC2010GE110) AND (MA1020CCM OR MA1020GE120 OR MA1020 OR CS1060 OR CS1060CCDI OR CS1060CCI OR DS1060CCDI)
BUSINESS ETHICS AND CSR
BA1020 AND (BA2020CCI OR BA2020GE110) AND College Level=Junior
SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT
BA2020CCI AND College Level=Junior

or
 
or
 
INTERNATIONAL MARKETING SEMINAR

or

STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT: A GLOBAL PERSP.
 
or
 
SENIOR PROJECT
( College Level=Senior AND Major=Marketing AND BA3010)

or

College Level=Senior AND BA2020CCI AND BA3010
 
or
 
College Level=Senior
*Students taking BA4045CCC to fulfull this requirement must submit a "Permission to Enroll" request

 

Focus areas (select one):

Entrepreneurship Focus (16 credits)

COURSE NUMBER
COURSE NAME
Prerequisites
START UP: NEW BUSINESS FEASIBILITY
BA2010
ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE – 2 credits
College Level=Junior
 
or
 
 
or
 
PROJECT PRACTICUM – 2 credits
 
or
 
INTERNSHIP – 2 credits
 
or
 
DIRECTED STUDY – 2 credits
( College Level=Junior OR College Level=Senior) AND ( Major=International Finance OR Major=International Economics OR Major=International Business Administration OR Major=Management OR Major=Entrepreneurship OR Major=Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainability)
 
or
 
None
 
or
 
None
Select courses from the following list for a total of eight (8) credits
MARKETING IN A GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT
None
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION MANAGEMENT
None
ENTREPRENEURIAL OPTIONS
College Level=Junior
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
BA2020CCI OR BA2020GE110
ECONOMICS OF TECHNOLOGY
EC2010GE110 OR EC2010 AND EC2020 OR EC2020GE110
ECONOMICS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP
(EC2010 OR EC2010GE110) AND (EC2020 OR EC2020GE110)
LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS
College Level=Junior / 
College Level=Junior
PROJECT PRACTICUM – 2 credits
( College Level=Junior OR College Level=Senior) AND ( Major=International Finance OR Major=International Economics OR Major=International Business Administration OR Major=Management OR Major=Entrepreneurship OR Major=Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainability)
INTERNSHIP – 2 credits
None
DIRECTED STUDY – 2 credits
None
NGO & MISSION-BASED MANAGEMENT
BA2020CCI AND College Level=Junior

 

Environmental Sustainability Focus (16 credits)

COURSE NUMBER
COURSE NAME
Prerequisites
 
or
 
PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS
 
or
 
PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS
 
*Choose course not taken in Core
None
 
or
 
None
ECOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS
(EC2020 OR EC2020GE110) AND (EC2010 OR EC2010GE110)
Select two (2) courses from the following list for a total four (4) credits
 
or
 
 
or
 
PROJECT PRACTICUM – 2 credits
 
or
 
INTERNSHIP – 2 credits
 
or
 
DIRECTED STUDY – 2 credits
( College Level=Junior OR College Level=Senior) AND ( Major=International Finance OR Major=International Economics OR Major=International Business Administration OR Major=Management OR Major=Entrepreneurship OR Major=Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainability)
 
or
 
None
 
or
 
None
Select one (1) course from the following list for a total of four (4) credits
CONTEMPORARY ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
4 Credits From Range [SC1020CCS To SC1090GE130] AND (MA1005CCM OR MA1020CCM OR MA1025CCM OR MA1030CCM OR MA1005GE120 OR MA1020GE120 OR MA1030GE120)
INTERNAT'L POLITICS OF THE ENVIRONMENT
College Level=Junior OR PO1011GE110 OR PO1012 OR PO1011CCR
ECONOMICS OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
(EC2010 OR EC2010GE110) AND (EC2020 OR EC2020GE110)
DISASTERS MANAGEMENT
College Level=Junior
ENVIRONMENTAL ANTHROPOLOGY
None / 
None
SUSTAINABLE FINANCE
College Level=Junior
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PRACTICUM
College Level=Junior
NGO & MISSION-BASED MANAGEMENT
BA2020CCI AND College Level=Junior

 

NGO & Mission-Based Management Focus (16 credits)

COURSE NUMBER
COURSE NAME
Prerequisites
THE ECONOMICS AND POLITICS OF INEQUALITY 
None / 
None 
NGO & MISSION-BASED MANAGEMENT
BA2020CCI AND College Level=Junior
Select two (2) courses from the following list for a total four (4) credits
 
or
 
 
or
 
PROJECT PRACTICUM – 2 credits
 
or
 
INTERNSHIP – 2 credits
 
or
 
DIRECTED STUDY – 2 credits
( College Level=Junior OR College Level=Senior) AND ( Major=International Finance OR Major=International Economics OR Major=International Business Administration OR Major=Management OR Major=Entrepreneurship OR Major=Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainability)
 
or
 
None
 
or
 
None
Select one (1) course from the following list for a total of four (4) credits
INTERCULTURAL MANAGEMENT
None
START UP: NEW BUSINESS FEASIBILITY
BA2010
INSTITUTIONAL ECONOMICS
EC2010 OR EC2010GE110
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
(EC2010 OR EC2010GE110) OR (EC2020 OR EC2020GE110)
Note:
Students following the Entrepreneurship focus area may not take the Entrepreneurship minor.
Students following the Environmental Sustainability focus area may not take the Ecological and Environmental Economics minor.

 

FREE ELECTIVES

Any courses desired – must complete a total of 128 credit hours to graduate.

 

HONORS

Students who have completed at least five BA courses may be invited to participate in the Honors program.

  • Students are automatically qualified if they have a minimum 3.7 major GPA and an overall GPA of 3.5 minimum.
  • Students may be nominated by department faculty members if they have a minimum 3.5 major GPA and an overall GPA of 3.3 minimum.
  • Students select a thesis supervisor in the Department and produce a 30-page thesis.
  • Candidates for Departmental Honors present and defend their thesis or seminar project before a jury of faculty members. 
  • Students who have a recorded academic integrity incident are not eligible for Departmental Honors.

 

Further information is available from department academic advisors, the Honors Program Coordinator Professor Bodevin at sbodvin@aup.edu or the Department Chair.