Farmer School of Business exterior in the fall. Large building with clock tower and pillars over the entrance surrounded by trees turning orange.

Management and Leadership

This sample plan is for students admitted to business after one year. It is a supplement to your Degree Audit Report. Consult with your advisor on a regular basis for individual academic planning.  

GMP = Global Miami Plan course
IP = Intercultural Perspectives
BQ = Business Quotient: BUS 101, BUS 102, ESP 103, BUS 104

First Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MTH 151 5
ENG 111 or Fine Arts 3
Science 3
Humanities 3
Elective 2-3
Total Semester Hours  16-17
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ECO 201 3
Fine Arts or ENG 111 3
Science w/Lab 3-4
Diversity/IP 3
Elective 3-4
Total Semester Hours 16-17

Second Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ACC 221 3
BQ 8
ISA/STA 125 3
Global 3
Total Semester Hours  17
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ACC 222 3
ISA 225 3
CSE 148 3
ECO 202 3
Global 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/ENG/STC 308* 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 4-5
Total Semester Hours  16-17
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MGT 495/MGT 474 3
MGT Elective 3
BLS 342 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Elective 4-5
Total Semester Hours  16-17

Departmental Notes:

  • A 2.0 GPA in all major courses (including MGT 291) is required to graduate.
  • MGT 304 will satisfy the Diversity requirement through summer 2017.
  • MGT 495 satisfies the Business Capstone requirement.
  • Students must complete 3 MGT Electives from the following: MGT 402, 404, 405, 414, or 416.
  • Additional Resources:

General Requirements:

  • All students must earn 128 hours to graduate; minimum of 64 hours of non-business coursework required.
  • A 2.0 GPA overall and 2.0 GPA in business are required to graduate.
  • FSB students must select a thematic sequence outside the School of Business (ISA 2 is the only exception to this rule). You must declare your thematic sequence; contact sponsoring department to do so.
  • Pre-requisite information available in the Miami Bulletin.
  • Diversity courses may meet GMP Intercultural Perspectives.
  • *BUS/ENG/STC 308* meets GMP Advanced Writing requirement (temporary approval through summer 2018).
  • Most FSB Students satisfy GMP Experiential Learning with an internship (e.g., MGT 340); Management & Leadership students satisfy Experiential Learning with MGT 474.

Revised by FSB Advising, July 2016