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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