Suggested Degree Pathway for Business Administration - Management Information Systems Concentration

For students who entered fall 2015 and beyond. 

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1010/
HONR.1100
College Writing I/FYSH (CW)
3
BUSI.1500
Business 101
3
MATH.1210
Management Precalc. (STEM) 3
xxxx.xxxx
Science Elective (SCL)
3
xxxx.xxxx
Co-Req. Science Lab (SCL) 1
Total 13

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
ENTR.1000
The Freshmen Diff.Maker Sem.
1
MATH.1220
Management Calculus (MATH)
3
HIST.xxxx
History Elective (AH)
3
xxxx.xxxx
Science Elective (SCL)
3
xxxx.xxxx
Co-Req Science Lab (SCL)
1
Total 14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ACCT.2010
Accounting/Financial
3
ECON.2110
Statistics I 3
xxxx.xxxx
Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)2
3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)2 3
ECON.2010
Economics I (SS)
3
MKTG.2100
Professional Communications (WOC)
3
Total 18

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ACCT.2020
Accounting/Managerial
3
POMS.2010
Intro to Business Analytics
3
ECON.2020
Economics II 
3
MKTG.2010
Marketing Principles 3
LGST.2620
Business Law
3
MIST.2010 Business Info Systems 3
Total 18

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MIST.3050 Business Applications Development (CTPS)
3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)2 3
MGMT.3010 Organizational Behavior 3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)2
3
POMS.3010 Operations Management 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MIST.3030 Database Management Systems (IL)
3
MIST.3040 Data Comm. & Networks (QL)
3
FINA.3010 Financial Management (QL)
3
xxxx.xxxx Manning Elective (3000/4000)
3
xxxx.xxxx Manning Elective (3000/4000)
3
Total 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MGMT.3800
Business Ethics (SRE)
3
xxxx.xxxx
MIST Elective (3000/4000 level)
3
xxxx.xxxx
Manning Elective (3000/4000 level)
3
xxxx.xxxx
Manning or Non-Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning or Non-Manning Elective
3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
xxxx.xxxx
Manning or Non-Manning Elective
3
xxxx.xxxx Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
MIST.4020
Systems Analysis & Design
3
xxxx.xxxx Manning or Non-Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
MGMT.4900/
ENTR.4960
Strategic Management (AIL)/ Entrepren. Strategy Implement.1 3
Total 15
Total Minimum Credits = 123

1Either course satisfies the Capstone requirement; note that only MGMT.4900 satisfies the Core ELO for AIL.

2The Core Curriculum Diversity and Cultural Awareness (DCA) Essential Learning Outcome is met outside the major. Students are encouraged to select an AH or SS course that meets this degree requirement.  Please see the DCA course listing for a full list of classes that fulfill these requirements.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last updated: 5/08/2018