Rhode Island College

2015-2016 Catalog


Management B.S.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ACCT 201Principles of Accounting I: Financial

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ACCT 202Principles of Accounting II: Managerial

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
CIS 251Computers in Management

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
CIS 352Management Information Systems

3

Fall, Spring.
ECON 214Principles of Microeconomics

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ECON 215Principles of Macroeconomics

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
FIN 301Managerial Finance and Control

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 249Business Statistics II

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 301Foundations of Management

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 341Business, Government, and Society

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 348Operations Management

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 461Seminar in Strategic Management

3

Fall, Spring.
MKT 301Introduction to Marketing

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.

Cognates

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MATH 177Quantitative Business Analysis I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 248Business Statistics I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.

Note: MATH 177: Fulfills the Mathematics category of General Education.

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

Concentrations

A. General Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MGT 320Human Resource Management

3

Fall, Spring.
MGT 322Organizational Behavior

3

Fall, Spring.
MGT 469Organization Theory

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
THREE ADDITIONAL COURSES in management at the 300-level or above

9

Total Credit Hours:66

B. Human Resource Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MGT 320Human Resource Management

3

Fall, Spring.
MGT 322Organizational Behavior

3

Fall, Spring.
MGT 423Compensation and Benefits Administration

3

Fall.
MGT 424Employee Relations and Performance Appraisal

3

Spring.
MGT 425Recruitment and Selection

3

Fall.
MGT 428Human Resource Development

3

Spring.
TWO COURSES from
CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 431Labor Economics

3

As needed.
MGT 306Management of a Diverse Workforce

3

Spring.
MGT 331Occupational and Environmental Safety Management

3

Fall.
MGT 333Negotiations and Conflict Resolution

3

Fall.
MGT 467Directed Internship

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 469Organization Theory

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
PSYC 422Psychological Testing

4

Annually.
A course approved by advisor

3

Total Credit Hours:72-73

C. International Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
FIN 434International Financial Management

3

Fall, Spring.
MGT 342Comparative Management

3

Fall.
MGT 345International Business

3

Spring.
MKT 329Global Marketing

3

Fall, 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

Alternate years.
ANTH 325South American Indians

4

Alternate years.
ANTH 327Peoples and Cultures: Selected Regions

4

As needed.
ANTH 333Comparative Law and Justice

4

Fall, Spring.
ECON 421International Economics

3

As needed.
ECON 422Economics of Developing Countries

3

As needed.
GEOG 200World Regional Geography

4

Fall, Spring.
HIST 313The Soviet Union and After

4

Alternate years.
HIST 342Islam and Politics in Modern History

4

Alternate years.
HIST 345History of China in Modern Times

4

As needed.
HIST 346History of Japan in Modern Times

4

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

4

As needed.
HIST 349History of Contemporary Africa

4

Annually.
HIST 353Modern Latin America

4

Fall.
MGT 467Directed Internship

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
POL 303International Law and Organization

4

Spring.
POL 315Western Legal Systems

4

As needed.
POL 316Modern Western Political Thought

4

Fall.
POL 317Politics and Society

4

Spring.
POL 343The Politics of Western Democracies

4

As needed.
SSCI 310Africa

3

As needed.
SSCI 311Latin America

3

As needed.
Total Credit Hours:66-68

PLUS TWO COURSES (8 credit hours) numbered 113 and 114 in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, or the equivalent in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, or Russian, or proficiency as evidenced by the successful completion of placement examinations. See department for details.

Note: POL 315, POL 316: These courses are also offered by the Department of History.
Note: POL 317: This course is also offered by the Department of Sociology. 

D. Operations Management

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MGT 335Process Analysis

3

Spring.
MGT 347Supply Chain Management

3

As needed.
MGT 355Quality Assurance

3

Spring.
MGT 455Strategic Operations Management

3

As needed.

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

THREE COURSES from
CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 449Introduction to Econometrics

4

Fall, Spring.
MGT 322Organizational Behavior

3

Fall, Spring.
MGT 331Occupational and Environmental Safety Management

3

Fall.
MGT 349Service Operations Management

3

Fall.
MGT 359Current Topics in Service Operations Management

3

As needed.
MGT 467Directed Internship

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 469Organization Theory

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MKT 310Product Design and Development

3

As needed.
MKT 322Services Marketing

3

Fall.
Total Credit Hours:69-70