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Human Capital Management and Leadership

This sample plan is for students admitted to business after one year and is intended for students who started at Miami in Fall 2017. If you started at Miami before Fall 2017, please consult with an advisor. This sample plan is a supplement to your Degree Audit Report. Consult with your advisor on a regular basis for individual academic planning.  

IP = Intercultural Perspectives
FYIC = First-Year Integrated Core (BUS 101, BUS 102, ESP 103, BUS 104)
*BUS/ENG/STC 284 formerly known as BUS/ENG/STC 308, fulfills Advanced Writing

First Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MTH 151 5
ENG 111 3
Science 3
Humanities 3
Elective 2
Total Semester Hours  16
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ECO 201 3
Creative Arts 3
Science w/Lab 4
Diversity/IP 3
Elective 3
Total Semester Hours 16

Second Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ACC 221 3
FYIC 8
STA 125 3
Global Perspectives 3
Total Semester Hours  17
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ACC 222 3
ISA 225 3
CSE 148 3
ECO 202 3
Global Perspectives 3
Total Semester Hours  15

Third Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
FIN 301 3
MGT 291 3
MGT 303 3
ISA 235 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Total Semester Hours 15
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MGT 302 3
MGT 304 3
MGT 415 3
MKT 291 3
BUS 284* 3
Total Semester Hours  15

Fourth Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MGT 474/MGT 495 3
MGT Elective 3
MGT Elective 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Elective 3
Total Semester Hours  15
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MGT 495/MGT 474 3
MGT Elective 3
BLS 342 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Elective 3
Total Semester Hours  15

Departmental Notes:

  • A 2.0 GPA in all major courses (including MGT 291) is required to graduate.
  • MGT 495 satisfies the Business Capstone requirement.
  • MGT 474 satisfies the Experiential Learning Requirement.
  • Students must complete 3 MGT Electives from the following: MGT 402, 404, 405, 414, or 416.
  • Additional Resources:

General Requirements:

  • Must earn 124 hours to graduate; minimum of 52 hours of non-business coursework required.
  • 2.0 GPA overall and 2.0 GPA in business required to graduate.
  • FSB students must select a non-business thematic sequence (some exceptions - consult your advisor).
  • Pre-requisite information available in the Miami Bulletin.
  • Diversity courses may meet GMP Intercultural Perspectives.

Revised by FSB Advising, July 2017