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Bachelor of Arts in International Studies: Business and Economics Concentration – 120 credits

This program is administered by the Foreign Languages and Cultures Department, 201 South Hall, 724-938-4246. The following eight-semester schedule of courses provides a recommended framework for completing this program of study in four years.

Freshman Year

First Semester – 16 credits
CourseCredits

**ENG 101 English Composition I

3 crs.

**UNI 100 First-Year Seminar

1 cr.

*(FRE OR SPN) 101 Elementary I

3 crs.

General Education Courses

9 crs.

Second Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

*ACC 200 Financial Accounting

3 crs.

**ENG 102 English Composition II

3 crs.

*(FRE OR SPN) 102 Elementary II

3 crs.

General Education Courses

6 crs.

Sophomore Year

Third Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

*ECO 201 Introductory Microeconomics

3 crs.

*MGT 300 Principles of Management

3 crs.

*(FRE OR SPN) 203 Intermediate I

3 crs.

General Education OR Elective Courses

6 crs.

Fourth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

*(FRE OR SPN) 204 Intermediate II

3 crs.

*ECO 202 Introductory Macroeconomics

3 crs.

*MKT 300 Principles of Marketing

3 crs.

General Education OR Elective Courses

6 crs.

Junior Year

Fifth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

*FIN 301 Financial Management

3 crs.

*(FRE OR SPN) 311 Conversation,
Composition and Phonetics I

3 crs.

*Language Elective

3 crs.

*Culture Course

3 crs.

General Education OR Elective Course

3 crs.

Sixth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

*MKT 431 International Business Management

3 crs.

*(FRE OR SPN) 312 Conversation,
Composition and Phonetics II

3 crs.

*Language Elective

3 crs.

300- or 400-level General Education OR Elective Courses

6 crs.

Senior Year

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

300- or 400-Level General Education OR Elective Courses

15 crs.

Eighth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

General Education OR Elective Courses

15 crs.

* Required major and related courses
** Required and recommended General Education courses