UT Dallas 2013 Undergraduate Catalog

Naveen Jindal School of Management

Bachelor of Science in Global Business

Degree Requirements (120 hours)

A minimum of 9 credit hours must be earned during a semester of study abroad. Any 9 credit hours from the degree plan may be chosen, however, students should be aware that study abroad courses are subject to a pre-approval process to ensure transferability.1

I. Core Curriculum Requirements: 42 hours2

Communication (6 hours)

3 hours Communication (RHET 1302)

3 hours Communication Elective (BCOM 3311)

Social and Behavioral Sciences (15 hours)

6 semester credit hours Government (GOVT 2301 and GOVT 2302)

6 hours American History

3 hours Social and Behavioral Science Elective (ECON 2301)

Humanities and Fine Arts (6 hours)

3 hours Fine Arts (ARTS 1301)

3 hours Humanities (HUMA 1301)

Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning: (6 hours)

6 hours Calculus (MATH 1325 and MATH 1326)

Science (9 hours including at least one course with a substantial laboratory component)

II. Major Requirements: 73 hours

Major Preparatory Courses (18 hours)

ACCT 2301 Introductory Financial Accounting3

ACCT 2302 Introductory Management Accounting3

BLAW 2301 Business and Public Law3

ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics3, 4

ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics3

MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I3, 4, 5

MATH 1326 Applied Calculus II3, 4, 5

OPRE 3333 Quantitative Business Analysis3

or MATH 2333 Matrices, Vectors, and Their Application3, 6

STAT 3360 Probability and Statistics for Management and Economics

or OPRE 3360 Managerial Methods in Decision Making Under Uncertainty

Major Core Courses (25 hours)

IMS 3100 Professional Development

BCOM 3311 Business Communication4

BCOM 4350 Advanced Business Communication

FIN 3320 Business Finance

MIS 3300 Introduction to Management Information Systems

OPRE 3310 Operations Management

OBHR 3310 Organizational Behavior

MKT 3300 Principles of Marketing

BPS 4305 Strategic Management

IMS 3310 International Business

Major Related Courses (18 hours)

IMS 4320 International Marketing

FIN 3380 International Financial Management

IMS 4330 Global Human Resource Management

IMS 4373 Global Strategy

Six credit hours of the same foreign language. May include 3 hours from BCOM 3320, BCOM 3321, BCOM 3322, BCOM 3323.

Guided Electives (12 hours)

Select 12 hours from one of the following tracks:

Global Business Track

IMS 4310 Export Market Development

ENTP 4311 Entrepreneurial Strategy & Business Models

OBHR 4310 Business Ethics

OBHR 4352 Negotiation and Dispute Resolution

FIN 3350 Financial Markets and Institutions

OPRE 3320 Supply Chain Management

Faculty led foreign study trip

GEOG 3370 The Global Economy

ECON 4360 International Trade

Finance Track

FIN 3330 Personal Financial Planning

FIN 3380 International Financial Management

FIN 3350 Financial Markets and Institutions

FIN 3340 Regulation of Business and Financial Markets

FIN 3305 Real Estate Principles

IT Track

MIS 4300 Database Fundamentals

MIS 4340 Enterprise Resource Planning

MIS 4350 Introduction to Business Intelligence and Data Mining

MIS 4352 Introduction to Web Analytics

MIS 4360 Network and Information Security

Marketing Track

MKT 3340 Marketing Research

MKT 3320 Product and Brand Management

MKT 3330 Introduction to Professional Selling

MKT 4330 Digital and Internet Marketing

MKT 4340 Consumer Behavior

Supply Chain Management Track

OPRE 3330 Project Management

OPRE 4340 Purchasing and Sourcing Management

OPRE 3320 Supply Chain Management

OPRE 4350 Global Outsourcing Services

OPRE 4330 Logistics and Inventory Management

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Track

ENTP 3301 Entrepreneurship

Any 3 (9 credit hours of the following)

ENTP 3360 Entrepreneurial Finance

or FIN 3360 Entrepreneurial Finance

ENTP 4311 Entrepreneurial Strategy & Business Models

ENTP 4320 Small Business Management

ENTP 4350 Corporate Entrepreneurship

ENTP 4340 Social Entrepreneurship

International Political Economy Track

ISSS 3349 World Resources and Development

ISSS 4358 National and International Security

GEOG 3372 Population and Development

PSCI 4356 International Political Economy

PSCI 4329 Global Politics

PSCI 4347 The War on Drugs

PSCI 4348 Terrorism

GEOG 3359 Human Migration and Mobility: Global Patterns

ISSS 4377 Alternative Approaches to National Security

PSCI 4360 The Political Economy of Multinational Corporations

PSCI 4359 Globalization and International Conflict

PSCI 4332 Latin American Politics

SOC 3336 Culture Regions

GEOG 3382 Russia: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

SOC 3338 Japanese Culture and Society

III. Elective Requirements: 5 hours

Free Electives (5 hours)

Both lower- and upper-division courses may count as electives but students must complete at least 51 hours of upper-division courses to qualify for graduation. JSOM freshman are required to take BA 1100 Business Basics.

1. Students with non-academic obligations (for example, full time jobs) who cannot study abroad for an entire semester may request a waiver to substitute 6 credit hours of faculty led study trips (IMS 3V91, IMS 3V92, IMS 3V93, IMS 3V94, IMS 3V95, IMS 3V96). An international internship may also be substituted for the semester of study abroad.

2. Curriculum Requirements can be fulfilled by other approved courses from accredited institutions of higher education. The courses listed in parentheses are recommended as the most efficient way to satisfy both Core Curriculum and Major Requirements at UT Dallas.

3. Indicates a prerequisite class to be completed before enrolling for upper-division classes.

4. A required Major course that also fulfills a Core Curriculum requirement. Hours are counted in Core Curriculum.

5. Students may elect to substitute MATH 2413 and MATH 2414 or MATH 2417 and MATH 2419.

6. Students may substitute MATH 2418 or CS 2305.

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