Undergraduate Course Catalog 2011-2012

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MANAGEMENT (ACCELERATED)/BACHELOR OF ARTS

MANAGEMENT

Management majors study how organizations and people interact; how to lead, motivate, and manage a company’s organizational resources; and how to make sound management decisions. The Lewis Management curriculum assists majors in developing the skills needed for management positions and individuals seeking a promotion within their organization.

PROGRAM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

Applicants should be at least 24 years of age; have earned a minimum of 12 semester (18 quarters) hours of transferable credit at a regionally accredited post-secondary institution; have earned a minimum of a 2.0 (4.0 scale) cumulative transfer GPA, based on all transferable courses to be considered for admission; and have at least 3 years of full-time work experience. Credits earned through PLA cannot be used for satisfying the transfer credit hour requirement for admission into an accelerated degree program. Business course grades of "C" or higher will be accepted for transfer into the major.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS FOR BA IN MANAGEMENT

• Successful completion of a minimum of 128 semester credit hours.

• Completion of final 32 semester graded credit hours at Lewis University including four upper division foundation courses and/or major courses (12 semester credit hours.)

• Achievement of an overall grade point average of at least 2.00 (“C”) for all courses taken at Lewis University and a 2.20 average for the foundation and major area courses.



I. General Education (45) (Three Mission-related courses are required. Two must be taken at Lewis University)

II. Core Courses (40)
LA-120 Accounting for Managers (3)
LB-200 Principles of Management and Leadership (3)
LB-250 Business Law I (3)
LB-300 Business Communication in the Digital Age (3)
LB-360 Human Resource Management (3)
LB-420 International Business (3)
LE-200 Fundamentals of Macroeconomics (3)
(will satisfy General Education Social Science)
LE-330 Government and Business (3)
LF-200 Finance for Managers (3)
LG-200 Introduction to Information Systems (3)
LG-230 Finite Mathematics (3)
(will satisfy General Education Mathematics)
LG-349 Statistics for the Decision Maker (3)
LM-200 Principles of Marketing (3)
Students are required to take 61-390 Business Ethics/Ethical Dimensions in Corporate Culture (1 Credit Hour).

III. Concentrations

1. Marketing Track (Select 5 of 6)
LM-315 Advertising (3)
LM-374 Salesmanship (3)
LM-376 Social Media Marketing Strategies (3)
LM-382 Introduction to Social Media Marketing (3)
LM-468 International Marketing (3)
LM-470 Marketing Strategy (3)

2. Organizational Leadership Track (15 Hours)
LB-355 Service Management (3)
LB-375 Organizational Behavior (3)
LB-380 Supervisory Management (3)
LB-450 Current Issues in Management and Business Ethics (3)
Leadership Seminars (Select 3 of 6)
- Now, Discover Your Strenghs: Personal Leadership Assessment
- Coaching: Myers-Briggs
- Team Development
- Win/Win Negotiation
- FISH: Postive Attitude, Providing Exceptional Customer Service
- Business Etiquette

3. Project Management Track (15 Hours) Lewis University is certified as a Registered Educational Provider by the Project Management Institute (PMI)
LW-305 Management Information Systems (3)
LW-310 Principles of Project Management (3)
LW-325 Introduction to Six Sigma (3)
LW-425 Advanced Project Management (3)
Project Management Seminars (3)
- Project Management Tools
- Project Management Certification: Basic Prep
- Project Planning and Selection

4. Information Technology Track (15 hours)
LW-310 Principles of Project Management (3)
LW-315 Systems Methodology and Design (3)
LW-330 Database Management Systems (3)
LW-415 Web Design Applications (3)
LW-430 Data Networks (3)

Marketing Minor (15)
Select five of the following courses:
LM-200 Principles of Marketing (3)
LM-315 Advertising (3)
LM-374 Salesmanship (3)
LM-376 Social Media Marketing Strategies (3)
LM-468 International Marketing (3)
LM-470 Marketing Strategy (3)

Project Management Minor (15)
Courses (12) and Seminars (3)
LW-305 Management Information Systems (3)
LW-310 Principles of Project Management (3)
LW-325 Introduction to Six Sigma (3)
LW-425 Advanced Project Management (3)
63-390-6 Project Management Tools (1)
63-390-7 Project Management Certification: Basic Prep. (1)
63-390-8 Project Planning and Selection (1)

Computer Information Systems Minor (15)

I. Core Courses (9)
LG-200 Introduction to Information Systems (3)
LW-305 Management Information Systems (3)
LW-310 Principles of Project Management (3)

II. Select two electives (6)
LW-220 Business Programming (3)
LW-315 Systems Methodology and Design (3)
LW-330 Database Management Systems (3)
LW-415 Web Design Applications (3)
LW-430 Data Networks (3)
LW-450 Enterprise Security (3)