Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Concentration in Management Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 60

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ECON 102 Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis 3
ENG 114
First Year Composition 1
or First Year Composition Stretch I
Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
Area D: Social Sciences: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Govt. (D3) 3
Second Semester
ECON 101 Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis 3
ENG 214
Second Year Written Composition: English
or First Year Composition Stretch II
MATH 110
Business Calculus 3
or Calculus with Business Applications
Area A: Critical Thinking (A3) or Oral Communication (A1) 3
Area C: Arts (C1) 3
Third Semester
ACCT 100 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
Area C: Humanities Literature (C3) 3
Area D: Social Sciences: U.S. and California Government (D3) or U.S. History (D2) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
Fourth Semester
ACCT 101 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
DS 212 Business Statistics I 3
ISYS 263 Introduction to Information Systems 3
Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
Fifth Semester
ACCT 307
Accounting Information Systems
or Information Systems for Management
BUS 300GW Business Communication for Professionals - GWAR 3
IBUS 330 International Business and Multicultural RelationsUpper Division Social Sciences: UD-D (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
MGMT 405 Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
Sixth Semester
FIN 350 Business Finance 3
MGMT 605 Seminar in Developing Management Skills 3
MKTG 431 Principles of Marketing 3
Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities: UD-C (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
Seventh Semester
DS 412 Operations Management 3
MGMT 648 Seminar in Leadership and Influence Skills 3
Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences: UD-B (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Major Concentration Elective (12 Units Total) – Take 2 6
Eighth Semester
BUS 682 Seminar on Business and Society 3
BUS 690 Seminar in Business Policy and Strategic Management 3
MGMT 670 Seminar in Organization Design and Change 3
Major Concentration Elective (12 Units Total) – Take 2 6
 Total Units120-122

Note: Major Concentration Electives

Select four electives, either all from Group A or three from Group A and one from Group B or another course with advisor approval.

Group A

MGMT 567Internship in Management3
MGMT 610Human Resource Management3
MGMT 640Managing Diversity in the Workplace3
MGMT 650Creativity and Innovation3
MGMT 655Seminar in Emerging Issues in Management3
MGMT 656Seminar in Managing Teams3
MGMT 659Introduction to International Business Negotiation3
MGMT 660Perspectives on Mergers and Acquisitions3

Group B

BUS 440Ethics at Work: Business Impacts3
BUS 450Greening of Business3
MGMT 354Starting a Small Business3
MGMT 407Economics for Managers3
MGMT 535Selected Topics in Entrepreneurship3
MGMT 618International Human Resource Management3

To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet LLD and SFSU Studies requirements (AERM, GP, ES, SJ) within your GE


ENG 114 can only be taken if you complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP) and select ENG 114; if you choose ENG 104/ENG 105 through DSP you will satisfy A2 upon successful completion of ENG 105 in the second semester; multilingual students may be advised into alternative English courses


Prepare: MATH 60 and/or MATH 70 are required prerequisites to MATH 110/DS 110 unless you score 50 or higher on ELM or have an ELM exemption


Consider taking a class combined with a laboratory or a separate lab to fulfill B3


Take a class with a combined laboratory or a separate lab to fulfill B3 if the requirement has not already been met