University Core Curriculum Requirements

General Education Distribution Area Cr. Hrs.
Fine Arts (FA)*
2 courses, from at least two of the following areas of study: Art, CMT (Mass Media or Theatre), Music (includes Dance).
6
Humanities (HU)*
3 courses, from at least two of the following areas of study: CMT (Communication), English, Linguistics. Philosophy, Women's and Gender Studies, World Languages and Cultures, (Note: No more than two foreign language courses may be used to fulfill this requirement.)
9

Behavioral/Social Sciences (SB)*

3 courses, from at least two of the following areas of study: African & African American Studies, Anthropology, Computer Science, Economics, Geography & Environmental Studies, History, Justice Studies, Latino & Latin American Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work

9

Natural Sciences (NS and NSL)**

3 courses, from at least two of the following areas of study; one course must have a laboratory component (NSL): Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Physics (Note: If an FYE ANTH that counts as Natural Science is taken, only one Biology course may be used for Natural Science).

9

   
Engaged Learning Experiences  

Students must complete, at Northeastern, three courses designated as Engaged Learning Experiences courses. One of the Engaged Learning Experiences courses must be at the 300-level, and one Engaged Learning Experiences course must be designated as "Boundary Crossing".

 

Discipline Specific (ELE-DS)

These courses have pre-requisites that are specific courses within a program of study. Discipline Specific courses give students a deeper understanding of how knowledge is created and applied in their field.

 

Boundary Crossing (ELE-X)

These are courses that cross disciplinary boundaries and/or cross boundaries through engagements outside the classroom or University allowing students to see how knowledge gained in one field might inform other fields or other aspects of society.

 
   

Math/Quantitative Reasoning (MA)

1 Math course, that has intermediate Algebra as prerequisite OR is a course listed on the General Education Distributive Learning List of Approved Courses. Any 3 hour college level math course, beyond Intermediate Algebra, meets this requirement.

 
*

Majors in Fine Arts, Humanities or Social/Behavioral Sciences, may waive up to 6 credit hours of General Education requirements in the corresponding distribution area.

**

 Majors in Natural Sciences may waive up to 9 credit hours of General Education requirements in the Natural Sciences distribution area.

Students should also be aware of all other university requirements to obtain a degree - NEIU requirements


Major in Management for the Bachelor of Science Degree

Required Courses
Business and Management Core Courses36
MNGT-371Organizational Behavior3
MNGT-372Organization Theory And Design3
MNGT-381Managing International Business3
MNGT-393Strategic Management3
Select four of the following:12
Logistics Management
Human Resource Management
Management And Organization Communications
Small Business Management
Managing Diversity In Organizations
Entrepreneurship
Business, Technology And Society
Management Of Change
Marketing Research 1
Personal Selling 1
Sales Management 1
Marketing Channels 1
Total Hours60
1

Up to two non-Management courses, can be applied as electives towards the Major in Management for the Bachelor of Science Degree.

This sample curricular map is provided to guide you in the planning of your progression for this major.  This guide should not replace regular consultations with your program advisor. For specific recommendations of courses not identified, please consult your program advisor.

First Year
Term 1Hours
ENGL-101Writing I3
MATH-165Finite Mathematics For Business And The Social Sciences3
BLAW-109First Year Experience: Professionalism, Ethics, Law Chicago Scandals3
Fine Arts Course3
Natural Science Course3
 Term Hours15
Term 2
ENGL-102Writing II3
ECON-217Principles Of Microeconomics3
PHIL-213Ethics3
Fine Arts Course3
 Term Hours12
Second Year
Term 1
ACTG-201Introduction To Financial Accounting3
BLAW-285Legal Environment Of Business3
ECON-215Principles Of Macroeconomics3
Humanities Course3
Natural Science Course3
 Term Hours15
Term 2
ACTG-202Introduction To Managerial Accounting3
Humanities Course3
Natural Science Course3
Social/Behavioral Science Course3
General Elective3
 Term Hours15
Third Year
Term 1
FINA-360Principles Of Financial Management3
MKTG-350Principles Of Marketing3
MNGT-368Business Statistics3
MNGT-370Writing Intensive Program: Managing Global Business Organization3
General Elective3
 Term Hours15
Term 2
ABF-350Management Information Systems3
MNGT-371Organizational Behavior3
MNGT-372Organization Theory And Design3
General Elective3
General Elective3
 Term Hours15
Fourth Year
Term 1
MNGT-377Production/Operations Management3
MNGT-381Managing International Business3
Management Elective3
Management Elective3
General Elective3
 Term Hours15
Term 2
MNGT-379Business Analytics3
MNGT-393Strategic Management3
Management Elective3
Management Elective3
General Elective3
 Term Hours15
 Total Hours: 117