The University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Science - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
( 121 credit hours)


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This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration

In effect for students admitted to Fall 2006




BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
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ENGLISH  OXX  Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.  Enter course information here.  Check this box if this class requirement is complete. Check this box if this course is not required.
READING OXX  Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.  Check this box if this class requirement is complete. Check this box if this course is not required.
MATH  OXX       Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.   Enter course information here. Check this box if this class requirement is complete. Check this box if this course is not required.

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree: All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with picture of pencil. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor. 
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 101: Public Speaking
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 106: Oral Communication of Literature
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 101: Introduction to Computer Science
       Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 135: Introduction to Information Systems and Applications
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  ENGLISH (6 credit hours)
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 101: College Writing
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 317W: Advanced Technical Communcationpicture of pencil
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  FINE ARTS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ART 211: Art Theory
       Place check here if the following course is completed  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
       Place check here if the following course is completed  DRA 265: The American Movie
       Place check here if the following course is completed  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
       Place check here if the following course is completed  INT 129: Introduction to the Arts
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 123: Understanding Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 160: World Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 180: Women and Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  HUMANITIES (9 credit hours) 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 102W: Introduction to Literaturepicture of pencil
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PHI 250: Ethics
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PHI/BUA 252: Business Ethics
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 202W: English Literature: Beowulf to Romanticspicture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 203W: English Literature: Romantics to Twentieth Centurypicture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 250W: American Literature to 1900picture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 251W: American Literature 1900-Presentpicture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  HTY xxx: any history course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  HUM xxx: any humanities course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PHI xxx: any philosophy course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  HUM/POS 390: Survey of Political Theory (required of all Public Administration majors)
       Place check here if the following course is completed  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studiespicture of pencil
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  MATHEMATICS (9 credit hours) 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MAT 113: Mathematics for Business and Economics I 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MAT 114: Mathematics for Business and Economics II
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MAT 115: Elementary Statistics I
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  SCIENCE (4 credit hours) 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  XXX xxx: any laboratory science course 
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  SOCIAL SCIENCE (21 credit hours) 
   Place check here if the following course is completed  ECO 201: Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics)
   Place check here if the following course is completed  ECO 202: Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics)
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PSY 100: Introduction to Psychology
       Place check here if the following course is completed  SOC xxx: any sociology course
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 101: American Government
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 102: Introduction to Politics and Government
and choose two of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ANT xxx: any anthropology course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  JUS xxx: any criminal justice course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ECO xxx: any economics course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  GEO xxx: any geography course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS xxx: any political science course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PSY xxx: any psychology course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  SOC xxx: any sociology course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  SSC xxx: any social science course
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  BUSINESS (27credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 101: Financial Accounting for Decision Making
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 211: Accounting for Management Decisions
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 223: Principles of Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 220: Business Law
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 251: Business Finance
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 263: Marketing
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 270: Management Information Systems
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 355: Introduction to Operations Research
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 459: Seminar in Strategy and Policy Planning
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  MANAGEMENT MAJOR (24 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 351: Investment Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 360: Operations Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/POS 361: Human Resource Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/POS 362: Labor-Management Relations
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/POS 365: Organizational Behavior
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 420: International Business
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/CIS/ECO* Elective
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/CIS/ECO* Elective
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (12 credit hours)
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OR
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  ACCOUNTING MAJOR (27 credit hours)
Accounting Core (15 credits):
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 201: Intermediate Financial Reporting I
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 202: Intermediate Financial Reporting II
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 276: Taxation
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 379: Accounting Information Systems
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 458: Accounting Seminar
Plus 12 credits from desired track:
Financial Accounting Track (12 credits):
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 343: Advanced Accounting I
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 448: Auditing, Assurance, and Consulting Services
    choose 3 credits from the following:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 252: Business Ethics
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 301: Governmental and Not for Profit Accounting
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 351: Investment Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 361: Human Resource Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 376: Advanced Taxation
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 420: International Business
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 495: Business Internship (in Accounting)
       and:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  3 credit 300 or 400 level accounting elective
Management Accounting Track (12 credits):
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 343: Advanced Accounting I
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 345: Cost Management I
    choose 3 credits from the following:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 252: Business Ethics
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 301: Governmental and Not for Profit Accounting
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 346: Cost Management II
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 351: Investment Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 361: Human Resource Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 420: International Business
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 495: Business Internship (in Accounting)
       and:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  3 credit 300 or 400 level accounting elective
Governmental Accounting Track (12 credits):
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 301: Governmental and Not for Profit Accounting
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 354: Public Budgeting and Financial Administration
    choose 3 credits from the following:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 345: Cost Management I
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 361: Human Resource Management
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 365: Organizational Behavior
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 370: Municipal Administration
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 376: Advanced Taxation*
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 448: Auditing, Assurance, and Consulting Services*
        Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 495: Business Internship (in Accounting)
       and:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  3 credit 300 or 400 level accounting elective
(Students are encouraged to take an additional POS course as a social science elective)
*Consult with your advisor to determine the most appropriate course for students interested in
a career with the IRS, Maine Revenue Services, or other governmental audit function.
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (9 credit hours)
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OR
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  JUSTICE STUDIES CONCENTRATION (27 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 351: Investment Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 360: Operations Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/POS 361: Human Resource Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/POS 362: Labor-Management Relations
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA/POS 365: Organizational Behavior
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 420: International Business
    Place check here if the following course is completed  JUS xxx: any criminal justice elective
    Place check here if the following course is completed  JUS xxx: any criminal justice elective
and choose one of the following:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  JUS 271: Due Process in Criminal Justice
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 383: Survey of Constitutional Law
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (9 credit hours)
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OR
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CONCENTRATION (30 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 102: Introduction to Politics and Government
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 260: Business and Public Policy
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 354: Public Budgeting and Financial Administration
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 358: Survey of Constitutional Law
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 405: Administrative Law
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 487: Research Methods
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 488: Public Program Evaluation
and choose one of the following:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 103: State Government
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 233: American Local Government
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 234: American State and Local Government
and choose one of the following:
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 353: Administration of Public Personnel
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 361: Human Resource Management
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (6 credit hours)
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OR
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS CONCENTRATION (27 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 131: Web Applications
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 135: Introduction to Information Systems and Applications Development
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 210: Programming Concepts
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 2xx: One Programming Course (ex: Visual Basic, C, C++, Java, Cobol)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 220: Information Technology Hardware and Systems Software
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 240: Networking Concepts
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 330: Information Systems Development Methodology
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 3xx or CIS 4xx
    Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 4xx
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (9 credit hours)
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OR
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  SMALL BUSINESS CONCENTRATION (15 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 241: Marketing for Small Business (1.5 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 242: Finance and Control for Small Business (1.5 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 243: Forming the Small Business
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 244: Management and Legal Issues for Small Business
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 259: Strategic Management for the Small Business
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 481: Entrepreneurship
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  BUA/CIS/ECO* COURSES (9 credit hours)
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Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (12 credit hours)
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OR
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  FINANCIAL SERVICES CONCENTRATION (24 credit hours)
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 215: Principles of Banking OR ECO 310: Money and Banking
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 216: Consumer Lending
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 151: Personal Financial Planning
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 210: Fundamentals of Life and Health Insurance
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 222: Fundamentals of Property and Casualty Insurance
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 253: Principles of Investments
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 351: Investment Management
    Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA xxx: Any Financial Services Elective
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (12 credit hours)
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*The following computer classes are designated as BUA/CIS/ECO electives:
CIS 131: Web Applications
CIS 135: Applications Development I
CIS 210: Programming Concepts
CIS 231: Web Applications Development I
CIS 240: Networking Concepts
CIS 330: Information Systems Development Methodology
CIS 335: Applications Development II
CIS 350: Database Design and Management
ADVISING NOTES:
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
  • A cumulative average of at least 2.0 and a minimum cumulative average of at least 2.0 in al business and economics courses are required for graduation.
  • Students should meet with their faculty advisor to verify readiness for graduation prior to submitting a graduation card.
 
 

 
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Students are encouraged to contact their faculty advisor and the Advising Center
for academic advising and support services throughout their stay at UMA.