Rhode Island College

2013-2014 Catalog


Management B.S.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ACCT 201Principles of Accounting I: Financial

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
ACCT 202Principles of Accounting II: Managerial

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
CIS 251Computers in Management

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
CIS 352Management Information Systems

3

Offered fall and spring.
ECON 214Principles of Microeconomics

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
ECON 215Principles of Macroeconomics

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
FIN 301Managerial Finance and Control

4

Offered fall, spring, summer
MGT 249Business Statistics II

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MGT 301Foundations of Management

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MGT 341Business, Government, and Society

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MGT 348Operations Management

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MGT 461Seminar in Strategic Management

3

Offered fall and spring.
MKT 301Introduction to Marketing

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.

Cognates

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MATH 177Quantitative Business Analysis I

4

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MATH 238Quantitative Business Analysis II

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MATH 248Business Statistics I

4

Offered fall, spring, summer.

MATH 177: Fulfills the Mathematics category of General Education.

MATH 248: Fulfills the Advanced Quantitative Scientific Reasoning category of General Education.

Concentrations

CHOOSE concentration A, B, C, or D below

A. General Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 313Managerial Economics

3

Offered fall and spring.
Or

ECON 314Intermediate Microeconomic Theory and Applications

3

Offered fall and spring.
 

MGT 320Human Resource Management

3

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 322Organizational Behavior

3

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 329Organizational Theory and Design

3

Offered fall and spring.
THREE ADDITIONAL COURSES in management at the 300-level or above

9

Total Credit Hours:72

B. Human Resource Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MGT 320Human Resource Management

3

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 322Organizational Behavior

3

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 423Compensation and Benefits Administration

3

Offered fall.
MGT 424Employee Relations and Performance Appraisal

3

Offered spring.
MGT 425Recruitment and Selection

3

Offered fall.
MGT 428Human Resource Development

3

Offered spring.

TWO COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 431Labor Economics

3

Offered as needed.
MGT 306Management of a Diverse Workforce

3

Offered spring.
MGT 329Organizational Theory and Design

3

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 331Occupational and Environmental Safety Management

3

Offered fall.
MGT 333Negotiations and Conflict Resolution

3

Offered fall.
MGT 467Directed Internship

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
PSYC 422Psychological Testing

4

Offered annually.
A course approved by advisor

3

Total Credit Hours:75-76

C. International Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
FIN 434International Financial Management

3

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 342Comparative Management

3

Offered fall.
MGT 345International Business

3

Offered spring.
MKT 329Global Marketing

3

Offered fall and spring.

Area Studies

TWO COURSES from the following (no more than one course may be taken from any one specific field of study):

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ANTH 310Language and Culture

4

Offered alternate years.
ANTH 325-327Regional Studies in Cultural Anthropology

4

Offered alternate years.
ANTH 333Comparative Law and Justice

4

Offered fall and spring.
ECON 421International Economics

3

Offered as needed.
ECON 422Economics of Developing Countries

3

Offered as needed.
GEOG 400Regional Geography

3

Offered fall and spring.
HIST 313The Soviet Union and After

4

Offered alternate years.
HIST 342Islam and Politics in Modern History

4

Offered alternate years.
HIST 345History of China in Modern Times

4

Offered as needed.
HIST 346History of Japan in Modern Times

4

Offered as needed.
HIST 347Foreign Relations of East Asia in Modern Times

4

Offered as needed.
HIST 349History of Contemporary Africa

4

Offered annually.
HIST 353Modern Latin America

4

Offered fall.
MGT 467Directed Internship

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
POL 303International Law and Organization

4

Offered spring.
POL 315Western Legal Systems

4

Offered as needed.
POL 316Modern Western Political Thought

4

Offered fall.
POL 317Politics and Society

4

Offered spring.
POL 343The Politics of Western Democracies

4

Offered as needed.
SSCI 310Africa

3

Offered as needed.
SSCI 311Latin America

3

Offered as needed.
Total Credit Hours:75-77

TWO COURSES numbered 113 and 114 in French, German, Italian, 6 Portuguese, Spanish, or the equivalent in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, or Russian, or proficiency as evidenced by successful completion of placement examinations. See department for details.

POL 315, POL 316: These courses are also offered by the Department of History.

POL 317: This course is also offered by the Department of Sociology.

D. Operations Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MGT 335Process Analysis

3

Offered spring.
MGT 347Supply Chain Management

3

Offered as needed.
MGT 355Quality Assurance

3

Offered spring.
MGT 455Strategic Operations Management

3

Offered as needed.

MGT 347: (Or MKT 347: Supply Chain Management)

THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 449Introduction to Econometrics

4

Offered fall and spring.
MGT 203Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) I

3

Offered as needed.
MGT 331Occupational and Environmental Safety Management

3

Offered fall.
MGT 349Service Operations Management

3

Offered fall.
MGT 359Current Topics in Service Operations Management

3

Offered as needed.
MGT 467Directed Internship

3

Offered fall, spring, summer.
MKT 310Product Design and Development

3

Offered as needed.
MKT 322Services Marketing

3

Offered fall.
Total Credit Hours:72