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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA BEAUFORT

2009 Cohort Business Degree Completion Program PRELIMINARY CALENDAR ENTRANCE COMPETENCIES: Approximately sixty credit hours of General Education Core requirements are necessary for completion of the USCB Degree Completion Program. One term course typically equals 3 or 4 credit hours. The DCP accepts transfer credits from accredited institutions. While several credits are elective, specific requirements minimally include: English [Composition I & II, Literature] 9 credit hours Mathematics [Algebra & Calculus] 6 credit hours Introduction to Computers 3 credit hours Communication/Business Speech 3 credit hours History 3 credit hours Fine Arts (Architecture, Art History, Music, or Theater) 3 credit hours Non-western Studies 3 credit hours Humanities (Sociology, Psychology, or Geography) 3 credit hours Foreign Language (Spanish or French) 6 credit hours Natural Sciences with Labs (CHM, BIO, or PSY) 8 credit hours Micro/Macro Economics 6 credit hours Should students not have these General Education transfer requirements, students may take the necessary courses in the evening or on Saturday before, during or after starting the Saturday cohort program. The Saturday cohorts begin every August. Students need to supply transcripts (GPA of 2.0 required), resumes and letters of recommendation by employers, as well as the application documentation.

YEAR 1 Fall I Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Courses Classes start Sat, August 22, 2009 BBAD 345 Business Communications BMGT 371 Principles of Management Classes end Sat, October 10, 2009

Credits

Fall II Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, October 17, 2009 BBAD 379 Business & Society BBAD 324 Commercial Law Classes end Sat, December 12, 2009

3 3

Spring I Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, January 16, 2010 BSTA 201 Elementary Statistics BACC 225 Financial Accounting Classes end Sat, March 6, 2010

3 3

Spring II Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, March 20, 2010 BBAD 396 Business Research Methods BACC 226 Managerial Accounting Classes end Sat, May 15, 2010

3 3

Summer I Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, June 5, 2010 BMGT 390 Management Info. Systems BMKT 350 Marketing Classes end Sat, July 31, 2010

3 3

YEAR 2 Fall I Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Courses Classes start Sat, August 21, 2010 BBAD 383 International Business BMGT 374 Human Resource Management Classes end Sat, October 9, 2010

Fall II Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, October 16, 2010 BBAD 380 Entrepreneurship (elective) BMGT 474 Advanced HR Mgmt (elective) Classes end Sat, December 11, 2010

3 3

Spring I Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, Mid January 2011 BMGT 376 Organizational Behavior BMGT 475 Production/Operations Mgmt. Classes end Sat, Early March 2011

3 3

Spring II Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, Late March 2011 BBAD 363 Business Finance BMGT 473 Small Business Mgmt Classes end Sat, Mid May 2011

3 3

Summer I Term 8:30-12:00pm 1:00-4:30pm

Classes start Sat, Early June 2011 BMGT 403 Leadership in Organizations (elective) BMGT 478 Strategic Management Classes end Sat, Early August 2011

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Credits 3 3

TOTAL CREDITS 60 NUMBER OF CLASSES/TERMS 20/10 COMPLETE IN 22 MONTHS OF CLASSES * All classes will have 1 hour per week of class time via Internet Blackboard.

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