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Sam M. Walton College of Business
                                             Mission and objectives
 Office of the Dean of the College
 301 Business Building                       vision statement
 479-575-5949                                   The Sam M. Walton College of Business is a nationally competi-
                                             tive business school that connects people with organizations and
 Dean
                                             scholarship with practice by combining excellent student learning
 Dan L. Worrell                              experiences with quality research serving Arkansas and the world.
 Senior Associate Dean
 William P. Curington                        core values
                                               excellence: We strive for excellence in all we do.
 Senior Assistant Dean                         Professionalism: We believe organizational practices must be built on
 David Hyatt                                     an ethical foundation and high standards of professional behavior.
 Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Programs     innovation: We value creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurial
 Karen M. Boston                                 spirit.
 Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs          collegiality: We believe in working together to examine situations
 Michele Halsell                                 and ideas from diverse perspectives.

 Undergraduate Programs Office               Mission statement
 328 Business Building                         The Walton College, the flagship business school of the state of
 479-575-4622                                Arkansas, has a three-fold mission:
                                               teaching
 Graduate School of Business                     Educate a diverse population of students in bachelor’s,
 475 Business Building                           master’s, and doctoral programs to be tomorrow’s business,
 479-575-2851                                    community, and academic leaders;
                                               Research
 World Wide Web:                                 Discover and disseminate knowledge through our research to
 http://waltoncollege.uark.edu/                  support excellence and innovation in organizations; and
                                               service
 E-mail: connect@walton.uark.edu
                                                 Share our business expertise in support of our state, our
                                                 professions, and the academic community.

                                             Facilities and ResouRces
                                                The Walton College offers degree programs for undergraduate stu-
                                             dents and for graduate students at both the master’s and doctoral levels.
                                                Walton College is located in two modern buildings designed to
                                             be a functional home for the on-campus programs. These attractive
                                             facilities house fully equipped classrooms for business classes, eight
                                             state-of-the-art computer laboratories for both class and individual
                                             use, faculty and administrative offices, an honors program study area
                                             with computer access, a Career Development Center, and a large
                                             study room equipped for individual as well as group studying.
                                                The library of the college is part of the general University
                                             Libraries and is housed in Mullins Library. The business and eco-
                                             nomics collection comprises approximately 55,000 volumes and
                                             makes this library one of the best in the region.



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   Walton College also operates centers for research, outreach, and        otheR PRogRaMs
public service. Information about these centers may be found in
                                                                           cooperative education




                                                                                                                                                     Walton College
the University Centers and Research Units section of this catalog.
Walton College centers include the following:                                 Cooperative education (co-op) is an academic program that
     • Arkansas Household Research Panel                                   enables students to gain degree-related experience prior to gradua-
     • Bessie Moore Center for Economic Education                          tion. It is a planned, progressive educational strategy in which the
     • Center for Business and Economic Research                           student obtains work experience related to his or her academic major
     • Center for Management and Executive Development                     and career goals. Participating students earn academic credit for their
     • Center for Retailing Excellence                                     work experiences and are always paid by their employers. Co-op
     • Garrison Financial Institute                                        students can maintain their status as full-time students while partici-
     • Information Technology Research Center                              pating in the program, even if their co-op experience requires they
     • Supply Chain Management Research Center                             spend a semester working full-time.
     • Small Business Development Center                                      Walton College students are eligible for co-op credit if they have
                                                                           1) completed the pre-business core and have obtained at least 60
degRees oFFeRed                                                            hours of credit, 2) a cumulative grade-point average of 2.5 or better,
                                                                           and 3) a grade-point average of 2.5 or better for the last full-time
   Undergraduate students may pursue curricula leading to one of the       term completed. Students may receive one hour of credit per semes-
following degrees: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration          ter for a job that requires 12-19 hours of work per week or two hours
(B.S.B.A), Bachelor of Science in International Business (B.S.I.B.). In    of credit per semester for a job that requires 20 or more hours per
each of these degree programs, the pre-business requirements must be       week. A maximum of six hours of degree credit may be awarded as
completed before students may enroll in upper division business courses.   a junior- senior-level business elective. Full-time students who work
Students in Walton College may pursue an academic minor in business        40 hours or more per week in internships approved by the co-op edu-
or in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. Walton        cation academic coordinator are eligible for three hours of academic
College also offers business minors for business and non-business stu-     credit per semester, or per full summer, provided they have a mini-
dents. Degree programs and minors are outlined on subsequent pages.        mum GPA of 2.75, as well as having received a GPA of at least 2.75
                                                                           in the prior full-time semester.
MajoRs, concentRations, and MinoRs                                            Students may seek either to qualify a job they have found them-
Majors with concentrations                                                 selves for co-op credit, or they may seek an employment opportunity
 Accounting                                                                through the Walton College Career Development Center, WCOB
 Economics                                                                 117. The employment opportunity may be either a full-time, off-cam-
    Business Economics                                                     pus work assignment that alternates with semesters spent on campus
    International Economics and Business                                   taking courses (an alternating co-op), or it may be a part-time job
 Finance                                                                   undertaken concurrently with course work (a parallel co-op). Once a
    Banking                                                                student has been matched with an approved job, the co-op coordina-
    Financial Management/Investment                                        tor, the faculty co-op adviser, the student’s work place supervisor,
    Insurance                                                              and the student work together to formulate career-related learning
    Real Estate                                                            objectives for the coming semester of work. These objectives must
    Personal Financial Management                                          be in writing and in to the cooperative education coordinator in order
 General Business                                                          for a student to be registered for co-op. At the end of each semester
 Information Systems                                                       of work, the student is required to submit a three- to ten-page paper
 Management                                                                (depending on credit hours to be received) that re-states the student’s
    Human Resource Management                                              learning objectives for the semester and discusses how the job expe-
    Small Business and Entrepreneurship                                    rience fulfilled the objectives. The student is also required to submit
    Organizational Leadership                                              an employer evaluation form, and the work supervisor is asked to
 Marketing                                                                 submit an evaluation of the student’s work.
    Marketing Management                                                      For information on participating in Walton College co-op pro-
    Retail Marketing                                                       gram, a current listing of co-op opportunities, and phone numbers
 Transportation                                                            of people with whom you may discuss these opportunities, visit the
                                                                           Cooperative Education home page on the Web at http://waltoncol-
Minors                                                                     lege.uark.edu/coop/.
 Accounting
 Business Economics                                                        college adMission RequiReMents
 Enterprise Resource Planning                                                 All students admitted to the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville,
 Finance                                                                   are eligible for admission to the Sam M. Walton College of Business.
 Financial Economics                                                       Students will be required to follow the degree program requirements
 Information Systems                                                       set forth in the catalog corresponding to the student’s first semes-
 Management                                                                ter in Walton College, not the first semester of enrollment at the
 Marketing                                                                 University of Arkansas.
 Transportation
                                                                           college scholaRshiPs
                                                                             High school graduates who expect to enroll in Walton College are
                                                                           encouraged to apply for scholarships made available to freshmen


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by individuals, business firms, and organizations. Also available         Registration in junior/senior-level Walton college courses
to freshmen, regardless of degree program, are freshmen academic             Walton College students must complete the pre-business requirements
scholarships. Current Walton College students may apply for both          prior to enrollment in junior- or senior-level courses in Walton College.
college and departmental scholarships beginning in January of each           Non-degree seeking students and students enrolled in other col-
year for the following academic year. Information on these financial      leges are subject to the same course prerequisites as students within
awards may be secured from the University Scholarship Office and          Walton College. Specific exceptions to this policy must be addressed
the Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office.                         to the associate dean for academic affairs in Walton College.
                                                                             Restrictions on general education electives: Only six hours total
student oRganiZations                                                     of general education electives will be allowed in Physical Education
  In addition to the general university student organizations, Walton     Activity (PEAC) or Dance Education Activity (DEAC) courses.
College Student Ambassadors, Study Abroad Ambassadors, and a
Business Dean’s Student Advisory Board, there are several college         transfer of credit Policies
societies open to Walton College students. These include the following:      In addition to the University policies controlling the granting of
     • Alpha Kappa Psi (business professional)                            credit for course work taken at other institutions, the following policies
     • American Marketing Association                                     apply to transfer work applied to any undergraduate business program:
     • Assoc. of Information Technology Professionals                         1. Transfer students considering admission to pursue a major in
     • Beta Alpha Psi (accounting honorary and professional)                      Walton College must have completed the pre-business courses
     • Beta Gamma Sigma (business honorary)                                       and requirements listed above and have a 2.50 (on a 4.00
     • Economics Club                                                             scale) cumulative grade-point average in the pre-business
     • Finance Club                                                               courses and in his or her overall grade-point average. Transfer
     • National Assoc. of Black Accountants                                       students will be classified as pre-business students until pre-
     • Omicron Delta Epsilon (economics honorary)                                 business core requirements have been completed.
     • Human Resource Management Association                                  2. A pre-business and overall grade-point average for courses
     • Transportation and Logistics Association                                   accepted for transfer by the University of Arkansas will be
                                                                                  calculated and used to evaluate the completion of the pre-busi-
college acadeMic Regulations                                                      ness requirements by students transferring courses from other
                                                                                  institutions.
Pre-business Requirements                                                     3. Unless exceptions are granted at the time of admission to
                                                                                  the University of Arkansas, transfer courses accepted by the
   Students pursuing a degree in Walton College are classified as pre-
                                                                                  University will not be accepted by Walton College for degree
business with an intended major until all pre-business requirements are
                                                                                  purposes unless a grade of “C” or better has been earned in
fulfilled. The following policies apply to the pre-business program:
                                                                                  each of these courses. (See the Admission chapter.)
   To be eligible to enroll in upper-division business courses in
                                                                              4. A transferred course cannot carry more degree hours than
Walton College, a student must complete the Walton College com-
                                                                                  are available in a similar University of Arkansas course. For
puter competency requirement (WCOB 1120) and maintain at least a
                                                                                  example, a four-hour principles of economics course transfers
2.50 (on a 4.00 scale) overall grade-point average (GPA) in addition
                                                                                  as three degree hours.
to completing the 42 credit hours listed below of pre-business core
                                                                              5. Business courses completed at the freshman or sophomore
courses (or their equivalents), also with at least a 2.50 GPA. Further,
                                                                                  level at another institution will not count as equivalents of
a student must complete all courses offered to meet this requirement
                                                                                  junior- or senior-level courses offered in Walton College
with a grade of “C” or better or the requirement for graduation. The
                                                                                  (University of Arkansas), and no transfer credit shall be grant-
pre-business core courses are as follows:
                                                                                  ed for any such course(s) in Walton College.
      COMM 1313 Fundamentals of Communication
                                                                              6. At least 50 percent of program requirements in business and
      ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics
                                                                                  economics must be taken in residence.
      ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics
                                                                              7. All courses within a student’s major and Business Strategy
      ENGL 1013 Composition I
                                                                                  and Planning (WCOB 3016) must be taken in residence at the
      ENGL 1023 Composition II
                                                                                  University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
      MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus
                                                                              8. Junior- or senior-level core courses in business and econom-
      MATH 2053 Finite Mathematics
                                                                                  ics may be transferred from a school accredited by AACSB
      WCOB 1111 Freshman Business Connections
                                                                                  International.
      WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business
                                                                              9. Junior- or senior-level core courses taken at a non-AACSB
      WCOB 1023 Business Foundations
                                                                                  International-accredited, four-year institution must either be
      WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation
                                                                                  repeated or validated by procedures specified and approved by
      WCOB 2013 Markets and Consumers
                                                                                  the managing director of undergraduate programs.
      WCOB 2023 Production and Delivery of Goods and Services
                                                                            10. Junior- or senior-level electives in business and economics
      WCOB 2033 Acquiring and Managing Human Resources
                                                                                  taken at a non-AACSB International-accredited, four-year
      WCOB 2043 Acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
                                                                                  institution may be accepted in transfer as junior/senior busi-
   Students’ records will be evaluated each semester to determine
                                                                                  ness electives.
whether a student should be moved to a major and have pre-business
                                                                            11. If a student takes courses with different names but with similar
classification removed. After receiving notification that a student
                                                                                  content at different institutions or in different colleges within
has been admitted into his or her major, the student is expected to
                                                                                  the University of Arkansas, degree credit will be allowed for
arrange for a degree check by the Undergraduate Programs Office to
                                                                                  only one of the courses, for example, principles of economics
ascertain remaining degree requirements.
                                                                                  and agricultural economics.



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  12. Courses taken at any higher education institution where the           college graduation Requirements
      course content is remedial are not acceptable for degree credit.        1. university Requirements. Degree candidates must meet
  13. The student should be prepared to submit course descriptions,               the following: the University’s general entrance require-
      syllabi, or other course-related information for transfer course            ments, number of credit hours required in residence, and the
      work if there is any question as to whether Walton College                  “requirements for graduation,” including the University Core
      will grant degree credit for such work.                                     American history, and English proficiency.
  14. Exceptions: All requests for, exceptions to, and variations from        2. hour Requirements. Degree candidates must satisfactorily
      the rules, regulations, and requirements of Walton College and              complete the total number of semester hours specified for the
      the university should be made in writing to the associate dean for          curriculum in courses approved for one of the majors outlined
      academic affairs of Walton College. Consult the Undergraduate               in the succeeding pages. No less than 50 percent of the total
      Programs Office in Walton College for these requests.                       credits must be in approved subjects other than business.
                                                                              NOTE: Not all courses offered by the University will be accepted
course loads                                                                  for degree credit by Walton College. Courses falling into this
   The normal course load in Walton College is 15 to 17 hours per             category are ANTH 0003, PHSC 0003, CIED 0003, ENGL
semester (and six hours per summer term). Students with a 2.75                0003, MGMT 1033 and MATH 0003. Developmental courses
grade-point average the previous semester may take a maximum of               are defined as 1) any course so designated by the university, and
18 hours. Seniors may take 18 to 19 hours, if required for graduation,        2) any lower-division course taken after a higher-level course is
during their final semester. Students on academic warning are limited         taken. Credit will not be given for duplicate course work.
to a maximum course load of 12 hours. University regulations on the           3. grade Requirements. Students must earn a grade of “C” or
number of hours allowed per semester are found in the Orientation                 better in all pre-business core course requirements. Each student
and Registration section of this catalog.                                         must have a 2.00 cumulative GPA in each of the following areas:
                                                                                      a. All work completed at the University of Arkansas.
Foreign language concentration                                                        b. All courses specifically designated for the major.
   An undergraduate B.S.B.A. degree-seeking student may elect to                      c. All required business core courses and required
substitute 12 hours in a single upper-level foreign language for 12 to 15                economics courses.
of the 15 hours required in the junior-senior business elective block of      4. general education course Work. A student’s general educa-
courses for the degree requirements.                                              tion course work must satisfy university core Requirements,
                                                                                  additional college/program course-specific requirements, as
double Major                                                                      well as these two area requirements:
   A student may elect to obtain a double major by completing all                     a. Social Issues, Multicultural Environment, and
required courses for two majors in Walton College (but not in two                        Demographic Diversity, and
concentrations within a single major). The minimum hour require-                      b. Micro and Macroeconomics. If a student has not satis-
ment for a double major is 138 degree credit hours to include all                        fied these area requirements within the fine arts and/or
requirements for both majors. If there are courses common to both                        social sciences areas of the university core, these area
majors, the department chairs involved will agree upon and specify                       requirements must be satisfied through general education
additional requirements in lieu of the common courses. The junior/                       electives to allow students to complete degree require-
senior business elective block is reduced by three hours; however,                       ments within the hours indicated above.
choice of the junior/senior business electives is restricted to no                Courses that satisfy these area requirements are listed below.
more than three total hours from each department that offers the two              NOTE that many of these courses will also satisfy university
majors. Students who have elected to substitute a foreign language                core Requirements. Where possible, a student should select
course of study for junior/senior business electives must complete 12             courses that satisfy both requirements.
hours of junior/senior language courses.                                              a. Social Issues, Multicultural Environment, and
   The student must notify the Undergraduate Programs Office in                          Demographic Diversity
Walton College of intent to pursue a double major. All requirements                      ANTH 1023 Intro. to Cultural Anthropology (Univ. core)
for double majors must be completed prior to awarding of a degree.                       SOCI 2013 General Sociology (Univ. core)
                                                                                         SOCI 2033 Social Problems (Univ. core)
additional bachelor’s degrees                                                            WCIV 1003 Western Civ. I (Univ. core)
                                                                                         WCIV 1013 Western Civ. II (Univ. core)
   Students seeking a second bachelor’s degree must contact the under-
                                                                                         GEOG 1123 Human Geography (Univ. core)
graduate programs office to ascertain specific requirements. Degree
                                                                                         Any Foreign Language (Univ. core, if 2000-level or
candidates must meet the university’s general graduation requirements.
                                                                                         above, general education elective otherwise)
The university requires that 1) the student take a minimum of 30
                                                                                      b. Micro/Macro Economics
semester hours over the requirements for the first degree, and 2) the 30
                                                                                         ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (business core)
hours cover a minimum of 36 weeks in residency at the Fayetteville
                                                                                         ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (business core)
campus. Walton College also requires that the student complete all
                                                                              5. Residency Requirements. The senior year’s curriculum (last
courses in the pre-business and business core and the major and any
                                                                                  30 hours) in business must be taken in residence. In addition,
additional business requirements (if some of these have been com-
                                                                                  the student’s major requirements (or the degree equivalent)
pleted on the first degree, they are waived). It is recommended that any
                                                                                  and WCOB 3016 must be completed in residence. Specifically
additional courses needed to finish the University’s 30-hour require-
                                                                                  required junior or senior courses in business or economics
ment be junior or senior business electives. The second degree may be
                                                                                  must be taken at the University of Arkansas or at an AACSB-
taken after the first is awarded, or both degrees may be awarded simul-
                                                                                  accredited school. At least 50 percent of the total hours in
taneously after completion of all requirements for both.
                                                                                  business and economics must be taken in residence.



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   6. correspondence course Rules. No more than 18 hours of               honoRs PRogRaM
       course work taken by correspondence may apply toward a
       degree. These 18 hours may not include more than 12 hours             Walton College honors program consists of two components: the
       of courses in economics or business, and may not include any       four-year Walton Scholars Program and the Departmental Scholars
       junior- or senior-level economics or business courses without      Program. Students participating in the honors program will be eligible
       prior approval of the associate dean for academic affairs.         to graduate Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, or Summa Cum Laude.
  7. catalog/curriculum changes. Business is a dynamic profes-            Students who do not participate in the honors program are eligible
     sion, and the college and department curricula are updated           to graduate with distinction, a classification separate from the Cum
     continuously to keep pace with changes in the business world.        Laude awards. Honors program students will receive priority for par-
     Students entering under this catalog will be required to comply      ticipation in the Arkansas Cooperative Education Program, SAKE, the
     with such curricular changes to earn their degree. The total         portfolio management class, and financial support for study-abroad
     number of hours required for the degree, however, may not            programs. They also have access to an honors study area.
     be increased, and all work completed in accordance with this
     catalog prior to the curriculum change will be applied toward
                                                                          eligibility for the honors Program
     the student’s degree requirements. Furthermore, courses incor-         Admission will be offered to incoming freshmen with an ACT of
     porated into the curriculum at a level lower than the one the        28 or higher and a high school GPA of 3.75. Students are required to
     student has completed are not required for that student unless       maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.50 to remain in the program.
     there are specific prerequisites. Students entering under earlier
     catalogs are responsible for completing the graduation require-      Requirements for Walton scholars Program:
     ments as published in the catalog in effect when they entered           1. Complete 17 of 35 University Core hours in honors courses.
     the program. Students having interruptions of their academic               MATH 2554 and MATH 2564 also count toward this require-
     programs that exceed two calendar years must complete the                  ment.
     requirements published in the catalog in effect when they re-           2. Demonstrate proficiency in a foreign language. This requires 0 to
     enter the program. Exceptions to the graduation requirements               12 hours of course work. Students may demonstrate proficiency
     must be approved by the associate dean for academic affairs and            by completing the 2013-level course in any foreign language.
     appropriate department chair.                                           3. Complete eight to nine credit hours of honors courses in
                                                                                Walton College to include the following:
graduation with honors                                                            a. One three-hour college colloquium. This is an interdis-
   The bachelor’s degree Summa Cum Laude (with highest honors),                      ciplinary course with topics appealing to a wide range of
Magna Cum Laude (with high honors), or Cum Laude (with hon-                          majors. The subject matter changes annually and is targeted
ors) may be conferred only upon those students who have success-                     to juniors.
fully completed the Walton College Honors Program. Both Walton                    b. One three-hour departmental colloquium: Each department
Scholars and Departmental Scholars are eligible for these designa-                   will offer one departmental colloquium each year. It is
tions. Students whose cumulative grade-point average place them                      designed for seniors.
in the top 10 percent of their graduating class but who have not                  c. A two- to three-hour thesis: The thesis is a major independent
completed the Honors Program are eligible for the designation “With                  writing project and arises from an international study expe-
Distinction” on their official transcript. Among those students com-                 rience, an internship, or working with a professor on research.
pleting the Honors Program, the designations Summa Cum Laude,                4. Complete an alternate honors capstone course WCOB 3016H,
Magna Cum Laude and Cum Laude shall be determined as follows:                   Business Strategy and Planning.
   • Top 20 percent of students completing the Honors Program:
      Summa Cum Laude                                                     Requirements for the departmental scholars program:
   • Next 30 percent of students completing the Honors Program:             1. Complete nine hours of honors courses in the University Core and
      Magna Cum Laude                                                          demonstrate proficiency in a foreign language by completing a
   • Next 50 percent of students completing the Honors Program:                2003 course in any foreign language.
      Cum Laude                                                             2. Complete eight to nine hours of honors courses in Walton
   No honors degree will be conferred upon a candidate who has                 College to include:
not completed at least 50 percent of his or her degree work at the                a. One three-hour college colloquium
University of Arkansas or who, in the last four semesters of atten-               b. One three-hour departmental colloquium
dance, has a cumulative grade-point average of less than 3.00 or has              c. A two- to three-hour thesis.
received a “D” or “F” in any course in the last semester. Certain other
requirements will be outlined on request by the dean of the College.      degRee RequiReMents

eight-seMesteR degRee PRogRaM PolicY
                                                                          bachelor of science in business administration (b.s.b.a.)
   The Walton College offers an eight-semester degree-completion             The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree is
program. In each of the majors listed in this chapter, at least one       offered through an educational program in the business and organi-
eight-semester schedule is shown. Some majors offer several concen-       zational disciplines intended to prepare individuals to make sustained
trations, and eight-semester programs are available for each of the       contributions to organizations and society in a global, diverse, and
concentrations in Section Two of the Catalog of Studies, online at        dynamic environment. To achieve this objective the curriculum
http://catalogofstudies.uark.edu.                                         focuses on developing an individual’s interdisciplinary problem-solv-
   See also page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for infor-        ing skills, interpersonal and communication skills, ability to adapt to
mation about the University’s degree-completion program.                  changing technology, spirit of entrepreneurial innovation, and ethical
                                                                          and professional values.


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   Walton College offers work in the following eight majors for the                PLSC 3243 The Judicial Process
B.S.B.A. degree. Some majors have concentrations to allow addi-                    PLSC 3803 International Organization
tional specialization.                                                             PLSC/SOCI 4053 Political Sociology
                                                                                   PLSC 4263 The Supreme Court and Civil Rights
  1. Accounting (ACCT)                                                       c. business core courses                                    33
  2. Business Economics (BECO)                                                     lower-division Requirements                           27
     a. Concentration I – Business Economics                                       WCOB 1120 Computer Competency
     b. Concentration II – International Economics and Business                      Requirement**
  3. Finance (FINN)                                                                WCOB 1111 Freshman Business Connections**              1
     a. Concentration I – Banking                                                  WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business**              2
     b. Concentration II – Financial Management/Investment                         WCOB 1023 Business Foundations**                       3
     c. Concentration III – Insurance                                              WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation**           3
     d. Concentration IV – Real Estate                                             ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics**               3
     e. Concentration V – Personal Financial Management                            ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics**               3
  4. General Business (GBUS)                                                       WCOB 2013 Markets and Consumers**                      3
  5. Information Systems (ISYS)                                                    WCOB 2023 Prod. and Delivery of Goods and              3
  6. Management (MGMT)                                                               Services**
     a. Concentration I – Human Resource Management                                WCOB 2043 Acquiring and Managing                       3
     b. Concentration II – Small Business and Entrepreneurship                       Financial Resources**
     c. Concentration III – Organizational Leadership                              WCOB 2033 Acquiring and Managing Human                 3
  7. Marketing (MKTG)                                                                Resources**
     a. Concentration I –Marketing Management                                      upper-division Requirement                             6
     c. Concentration II – Retail Marketing                                        WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning               6
  8. Transportation (TRNS)                                                   d. Major Requirements                                       24
                                                                             e. business electives                                       15
Requirements for b.s.b.a. degree                                             F. general education electives                              16
  Students pursuing a degree in Walton College are classified as                (A total of 16 hours of general education
pre-business with an intended major until all pre-business require-             electives are required for the Bachelor of Science
ments are fulfilled. To enroll in upper-division courses, a student             in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.). General
must obtain at least a 2.50 (on a 4.00 scale) overall grade-point aver-         education electives must be non-business courses
age in addition to the completion of all pre-business core courses (or          and may include no more than six hours of PEAC
equivalents), also with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Further, a student must             or DEAC courses. Students may utilize general
earn a grade of “C” or better in each pre-business core course for              education electives to complete a minor outside
admission into the major or for the graduation requirement.                     the Walton College. In addition, these elec-
                                                                                tives may fulfill requirements for Social Issues,
                                                              HOURS             Multicultural Environment, and Demographic
                                                                                Diversity if not otherwise completed in the
   a. university core Requirements                             35
                                                                                Business Social Science requirement or by com-
     English Composition (two courses)**                        6
                                                                                pleting University Core).
     Finite Mathematics**                                       3
     American History or Government                             3
                                                                             total RequiRed FoR b.s.b.a. degRee                         126
     Laboratory Science (two courses with labs)                 8
     Social Science (three courses)                             9         (Total is less than the sum of the categories because some courses
     Fine Arts & Humanities (two courses)                       6         count in two categories.)
   b. additional Requirements for business students             9            ** Pre-business requirement: These 42 hours must be completed
     Fundamentals of Communication**                            3         with a GPA of 2.50, an overall GPA of 2.5, and a grade of “C” or
     Survey of Calculus**                                       3         better in each course before a student is allowed to take upper-divi-
     Business Social Science (one of the following)             3         sion business courses.
        PSYC 2003 General Psychology                                         In addition to the core courses, each student will complete the
        PSYC 3013 Social Psychology                                       required major courses, junior- senior-level business electives, and
        PSYC 3023 Abnormal Psychology                                     electives specified by each major.
        PSYC 3103 Cognitive Psychology                                       Each student must have a 2.00 cumulative grade-point average in
        PSYC 4063 Psychology of Personality                               each of the following areas: all work completed at this university, all
        PSYC 4073 Psychology of Learning                                  courses specifically designated for the major, and all required Walton
        PSYC 4123 Perception                                              College core and economics courses. Students must earn a grade of
        SOCI 2013 General Sociology                                       “C” or better in each of the pre-business core courses.
        SOCI 3033 American Minorities
        SOCI 3223 Social Psychology                                       bachelor of science
        SOCI 3303 Social Data and Analysis                                in international business degree (b.s.i.b.)
        SOCI 4063 Organizations in Society                                   The Bachelor of Science in International Business degree is
        PLSC 2003 American National Government                            intended for students who wish to learn more about the international
        PLSC 3103 Public Administration                                   aspects of business. It provides preparation for a broad range of
        PLSC 3113 Dynamics of Service Sector                              careers in business, including accounting, management, marketing,
          Organizations                                                   economics, information systems, finance, and transportation and

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logistics. This degree is also well suited for students wishing to con-             WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business**             2
tinue their studies in law, international affairs, or graduate education            WCOB 1023 Business Foundations**                      3
in business and economics.                                                          WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation**          3
   This degree requires completion of the University Core and                       ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics**              3
Walton College Core courses, as well as course work in international                ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics**              3
business, a single foreign language and an area of study related to                 WCOB 2013 Markets and Consumers**                     3
that language. In addition, students must select a concentration in                 WCOB 2023 Prod. and Delivery of Goods and             3
one of the following areas: accounting, business economics, informa-                  Services**
tion systems, finance, general business, management, marketing, or                  WCOB 2043 Acquiring and Managing                      3
transportation and logistics.                                                         Financial Resources**
   Students pursuing a degree in the Sam M. Walton College of Business              WCOB 2033 Acquiring and Managing Human                3
are classified as pre-business with an intended concentration until all pre-          Resources**
business requirements are fulfilled. For admission into the intended con-           upper-division course                                 6
centration, a student must obtain at least a 2.50 (on a 4.00 scale) overall         WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning              6
grade-point average, in addition to the completion of all pre-                 d. international business and collateral course           36
business core courses listed elsewhere in the catalog (or equivalents),             Requirements
also with a minimum 2.50 grade-point average. Further, a student must            international business Requirements                     15
earn a grade of “C” or better in each of the pre-business core courses for          ECON 4633 International Trade                         3
admission into the major or for the graduation requirement.                         ECON 4643 International Macroeconomics                3
                                                                                      and Finance
graduation Requirements for the b.s.i.b. degree                                  Select 9 hours from the following:                       9
   Each student must have a 2.00 cumulative grade-point average in                  FINN 3703 International Finance
each of the following areas: all work completed at this university, all             MGMT 4583 International Mgmt.
courses in the business core, and all designated international business             MKTG 4833 International Marketing
courses/functional concentration/foreign language courses. In addi-                 TLOG 4643 International Transportation and
tion, students must earn a grade of “C” or better in each of the pre-                 Logistics
business core courses.                                                              ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy
                                                                                    (Other courses may fulfill this requirement if
 course Requirements for the b.s.i.b. degree                    HOURS                 approved by an international business
   a. university core Requirements                                35                  faculty adviser)
     See description and listing of the university core                             ECON 3853 Emerging Markets
     for the B.S.B.A. degree.                                                       ECON 3843 Economic Development, World
   b. additional Requirements for business students                 9                 Bank, and Multilateral Finance
     Fundamentals of Communication**                                3               ECON 3933 The Japanese Economic System
     Survey of Calculus**                                           3               (Other courses may fulfill this requirement if
     Business Social Science (one of the following)                 3                 approved by an international business
        PSYC 2003 General Psychology                                                  faculty adviser)
        PSYC 3013 Social Psychology
                                                                               e. business concentration                                 21
        PSYC 3023 Abnormal Psychology
                                                                                 Students must complete one of the following
        PSYC 3103 Cognitive Psychology
                                                                                 business concentrations:
        PSYC 4063 Psychology of Personality
                                                                                    accounting
        PSYC 4073 Psychology of Learning
                                                                                    ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic                 3
        PSYC 4123 Perception
                                                                                      Events
        SOCI 2013 General Sociology
                                                                                    ACCT 3533 Accounting Technology                       3
        SOCI 3033 American Minorities
                                                                                    ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting               3
        SOCI 3223 Social Psychology                                                   Information
        SOCI 3303 Social Data and Analysis                                          ACCT 3723 Financial Reporting and Analysis            3
        SOCI 4063 Organizations in Society                                          Plus three hour JR/SR accounting course               3
        PLSC 2003 American National Government                                      Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives      6
        PLSC 3103 Public Administration                                             business economics
        PLSC 3113 Dynamics of Service Sector                                        ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory                        3
           Organizations                                                            ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory                        3
        PLSC 3243 The Judicial Process                                              ECON 4333 Economics of Organizations                  3
        PLSC 3803 International Organization                                        ECON 4743 Introduction to Econometrics
        PLSC/SOCI 4053 Political Sociology                                          ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy             3
        PLSC 4263 The Supreme Court and Civil                                       Plus three hour JR/SR economics course                3
           Rights                                                                   Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives      6
   c. business core courses                                        33               information systems
        lower-division Requirements                                27               ISYS 2263 Intro. to Information Systems               3
        WCOB 1120 Computer Competency                                                 Development
           Requirement**                                                            ISYS 3293 Systems Analysis and Design                 3
        WCOB 1111 Freshman Business                                 1               ISYS 3393 Business Application Development            3
           Connections**                                                              in the Visual Basic Environment


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         ISYS 4283 Centralized Data Systems                 3         Students may select one of the following
         Plus three hour JR/SR information systems course   3           language tracks:
         Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives   6         Arabic – ARAB 2003, ARAB 2013, ARAB 3003,
                                                                        ARAB 3013 or equivalent
         Finance                                                      Chinese – CHIN 2003, CHIN 2013, CHIN 3033,
         FINN 3053 Financial Markets and Institutions       3           and any other upper division CHIN
         FINN 3703 International Finance                              French – FREN 2003, FREN 2013, FREN 4333,
         FINN 3063 Principles of Investments, or            3           FREN 3033 or FREN 3003
           FINN 3603 Corporate Finance                      3         German – GERM 2003, GERM 2013, GERM
         FINN 4233 Advanced Corporate Finance, or                       3003, and GERM 4333
           FINN 4133 Advanced Investments                   3         Italian – ITAL 2003, ITAL 2013, ITAL 3003, and
         Plus three hour JR/SR finance course               3           ITAL 3013
         Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives   6         Japanese – JAPN 2003, JAPN 2013, JAPN 3003,
         general business                                               and JAPN 3013
         Fifteen hours of 3000/4000-level courses           15        Spanish – SPAN 2003, SPAN 2013, SPAN 3003,
           in Walton College; no more than nine hours                   and SPAN 4333
           in a single academic area
         Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives   6       Students whose native language is not English but
         Management                                              is taught at the University of Arkansas must select a
         MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate                     3    third language from the list above or substitute six
           Responsibility                                        hours of upper-division English language courses (i.e.,
         MGMT 4583 International Mgmt.                      3    speech, writing, or U.S. literature), to be selected with
         Plus nine hours JR/SR management courses           9    the consent of the international business adviser. Those
         Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives   6    students whose native language is not taught at the
                                                                 University of Arkansas will normally be required to
         Marketing                                               select a third language.
         MKTG 4133 Marketing Research                       3
         MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior                        3      g. area studies Requirements                              9
         MKTG 4533 Marketing Mgmt.                          3      For students taking a foreign language, nine hours of
         MKTG 4833 International Marketing                  3    upper-division course work in the J. William Fulbright
         Plus three hour JR/SR marketing course             3    College of Arts and Sciences are required. Domestic stu-
         Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives   6    dents can satisfy this requirement in one of three ways:
                                                                      1) any upper division foreign language course,
         transportation and logistics                                 2) minor in a foreign language, and/or
         TLOG 3443 Principles of Transportation             3         3) select upper division courses related to the
         TLOG 3613 Business Logistics                       3         foreign language to include:
         TLOG 4643 International Transportation and         3         Arabic – any upper division course for Middle
           Logistics                                                    Eastern Studies (MEST) to include MEST
         Plus six hours of JR/SR transportation courses     6           4003, 4003H or additional courses listed under
         Plus six hours JR/SR interdisciplinary electives   6           MEST in the university catalog
                                                                      Chinese/Japanese/Asian Studies – any upper divi-
   F. Foreign language Requirements                         12          sion course for Asian Studies (AIST)
         Students whose native language is English                    French – any upper division course for EUST
      or whose native language is not taught at the                   German – any upper division course for EUST
      University of Arkansas must complete 12 hours                   Italian – any upper division course for EUST
      of university course work in a single foreign                   Spanish – any upper division course for Latin
      language — six hours of intermediate language                     American Studies (LAST) or European Studies
      and six hours of upper-division course work in                    (EUST) to include LAST 4003, LAST 4003H,
      communications and business language, or equiv-                   or LAST 470V or additional courses listed
      alent. Students who, on the basis of prior knowl-                 under LAST in the university catalog, or EUST
      edge of language, omit one or both courses in the                 399VH, EUST 4003, EUST 4003H, EUST
      intermediate language sequence — FLAN 2003,                       470V, or EUST 470VH or additional courses
      FLAN 2013 — may receive degree credit                             listed under EUST in the university catalog.
      for omitted courses if they validate their higher
      placement by passing the business language                    International students may satisfy this requirement
      course (or equivalent) with a grade of “C” or              in one of two ways:
      above. Students with no previous foreign lan-                 1) For students who choose to take a third language,
      guage training or only rudimentary knowledge of                  area studies requirements are the same as those
      a foreign language will be required to complete                  for domestic students.
      up to six hours of elementary language — FLAN                 2) For students who choose to take six hours of upper
      1003, FLAN 2003 — in addition to the 12 hours                    division English to satisfy their language require-
      of language specified above. No degree credit                    ment, nine hours of upper division course work in
      will be given for elementary language courses.                   the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and


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      Sciences pertaining to the United States to                           1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
      include any upper division course for American                        2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
      Studies (AMST) listed in the University catalog.                      0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement
 h. international experience Requirement                                    3 FLAN 2003 Intermediate Foreign Language I
      At a minimum, a domestic student must complete                        15 semester hours
      a study abroad program approved by the Walton
      College of at least four weeks and six credit                         spring semester 1
      hours, or work abroad, or work with the interna-                      3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core
      tional division of a domestic company as part of                      3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations
      their program. Students are strongly encouraged,                      3 Wcob 1033 data analysis
      but not required, to seek job experience in a com-                    3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core
      pany located in a country related to their foreign                    3 FLAN 2013 Intermediate Foreign Language II
      language requirement.                                                 15 semester hours

   total degree Requirements                                   125          Fall semester 2
    (Total is more than the sum of the categories                           3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**
    because some courses count for multiple                                 3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core
    requirements.)                                                          6 Select TWO of the following:
                                                                              Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
clarifying notes on degree Requirements                                       Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
   1. Courses that are required in either Walton College or the inter-        Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
national business core and also are required in one of the business           Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
concentrations cannot be used to satisfy both requirements. For             3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
example, students who take FINN 3703 to satisfy the finance con-            3 Upper division FLAN course
centration requirements cannot also use it to satisfy the international     18 semester hours
business requirements.
   2. Students who select ECON 2013 and ECON 2023 to partially              spring semester 2
satisfy the social science bloc and FLAN 2003 to partially satisfy the      3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
fine arts and humanities bloc of the university core Requirements           4 Natural Science – University Core
can complete the degree with 125 hours. Students selecting other            3 Upper division FLAN course
courses to satisfy these requirements will have longer programs.            6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
                                                                              Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
bachelor of science in international business                                 Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
eight-semester degree Program:                                                Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
                                                                              Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
   Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should         16 semester hours
see page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for university
requirements of the program. The International Business degree pro-         ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of Spring
gram has eight concentrations:                                               Semester 2.
      • Accounting
      • Business Economics                                                b.s.i.b. accounting Final Four semesters
      • Finance                                                             Fall semester 3
      • General Business                                                    6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
      • Information Systems                                                 3 Business Social Science
      • Management                                                          3 acct 3013 accounting view of economic events
      • Marketing                                                           3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
      • Transportation and Logistics                                        15 semester hours
   The first four semesters of each of concentration are exactly the
same and are listed immediately below. The final four semesters of          spring semester 3
each concentration follow after that.                                       3 acct 3533 accounting technology
   In addition to the coursework below, students must complete              3 ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting
an International Experience Requirement and the Advanced                    3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy
Composition Requirement or gain exemption from the latter. Courses          3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
in bold must be taken in the semester designated. Courses in                3 Social Science – University Core
ITALICS may be taken in varied sequences as long as other desig-            15 semester hours
nated requirements for these courses are met. Although other courses
listed are not required to be completed in the designated sequence,         Fall semester 4
the recommendations noted below are preferred.                              3 ACCT 3723 Financial Reporting and Analysis
                                                                            3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy
b.s.i.b. First Four semesters                                               3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  Fall semester 1                                                           3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core                             4 Natural Science – University Core
  3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core                                 16 semester hours
  3 coMM 1313 speech communication

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  spring semester 4                                                   3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 ACCT elective                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                4 Natural Science – University Core
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204     16 semester hours
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  15 semester hours                                                   spring semester 4
                                                                      3 FINN elective
  125 total hours                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
                                                                      3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
b.s.i.b. business economics Final Four semesters                      6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  Fall semester 3                                                     15 semester hours
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  3 Business Social Science                                           125 total hours
  3 ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204   b.s.i.b. general business Final Four semesters
  15 semester hours                                                   Fall semester 3
                                                                      6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  spring semester 3                                                   3 Business Social Science
  3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy                              3 Junior Senior Business Elective****
  3 ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy                         3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 ECON elective                                                     15 semester hours
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 Social Science – University Core                                  spring semester 3
  15 semester hours                                                   6 Junior Senior Business Electives****
                                                                      3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy
  Fall semester 4                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 ECON 4333 Economics of Organizations                              3 Social Science – University Core
  3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy                           15 semester hours
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                Fall semester 4
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 3 Junior Senior Business Elective****
  16 semester hours                                                   3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy
                                                                      3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  spring semester 4                                                   3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 ECON 4743 Introduction to Econometrics                            4 Natural Science – University Core
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                16 semester hours
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                  spring semester 4
  15 semester hours                                                   3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
                                                                      3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  125 total hours                                                     9 Junior Senior Business Electives****
                                                                      15 semester hours
b.s.i.b. Finance Final Four semesters
  Fall semester 3                                                     125 total hours
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  3 Business Social Science                                         b.s.i.b. information systems
  3 FINN 3053 Financial Markets and Institutions                      Fall semester 3
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204     6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  15 semester hours                                                   3 Business Social Science
                                                                      3 isYs 2263 introduction to information systems
  spring semester 3                                                   3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 Finn 3063 Principles of investments or Finn 3603                  15 semester hours
    corporate Finance
  3 FINN 3703 International Finance                                   spring semester 3
  3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy                              3 isYs 3293 system analysis and design
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                3 isYs 3393 business application development in the visual
  3 Social Science – University Core                                     basic environment
  15 semester hours                                                   3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy
                                                                      3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  Fall semester 4                                                     3 Social Science – University Core
  3 Finn 4133 advanced investments or Finn 4233 advanced              15 semester hours
    corporate Finance
  3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy


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  Fall semester 4                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 isYs 4283 centralized data system                                 3 Social Science – University Core
  3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy                           15 semester hours
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                Fall semester 4
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 3 MKTG 4833 International Marketing
  16 semester hours                                                   3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy
                                                                      3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  spring semester 4                                                   3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 ISYS elective                                                     4 Natural Science – University Core
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                16 semester hours
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                  spring semester 4
  15 semester hours                                                   3 MKTG 4533 Marketing Management
                                                                      3 MKTG elective
  125 total hours                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
                                                                      3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
b.s.i.b. Management Final Four semesters                              3 Junior Senior Business Electives
  Fall semester 3                                                     15 semester hours
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  3 Business Social Science                                           125 total hours
  3 MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204   b.s.i.b. transportation and logistics Final Four semesters
  15 semester hours                                                   Fall semester 3
                                                                      6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  spring semester 3                                                   3 Business Social Science
  3 MgMt 4583 international Management                                3 tlog 3613 business logistics
  3 MGMT elective                                                     3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy                              15 semester hours
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 Social Science – University Core                                  spring semester 3
  15 semester hours                                                   3 TLOG 3443 Introduction to Transportation
                                                                      3 TLOG 4643 International Transportation and Logistics
  Fall semester 4                                                     3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy
  3 MGMT elective                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy                           3 Social Science – University Core
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204     15 semester hours
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 Fall semester 4
  16 semester hours                                                   3 TLOG elective
                                                                      3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy
  spring semester 4                                                   3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
  3 MGMT elective                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 205                                4 Natural Science – University Core
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204     16 semester hours
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  15 semester hours                                                   spring semester 4
                                                                      3 TLOG elective
  125 total hours                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 205
                                                                      3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204
b.s.i.b. Marketing Final Four semesters                               6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  Fall semester 3                                                     15 semester hours
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  3 Business Social Science                                           125 total hours
  3 MKtg 3433 Principles of Marketing (jrsr business
     elective)                                                        * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year
  3 International Business and Collateral Elective – see page 204     ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year
  15 semester hours                                                   *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year
                                                                      **** No more than 9 hours of junior senior business electives can
  spring semester 3                                                     be taken in a single academic area
  3 MKtg 4133 Marketing Research
  3 MKtg 4553 consumer behavior
  3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy


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Minors in the j. William Fulbright college                                 concentration 4 – enterprise Resource Planning
of arts and sciences                                                         WCOB 2013 Markets and Consumers
                                                                             WCOB 2043 Acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
   Students in Walton College may pursue an academic minor in
                                                                             WCOB 4213 ERP Fundamentals
the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. Academic
                                                                             Plus an additional six hours from the following:
minors usually consist of 15 to 18 hours of course work. The
                                                                             ISYS 4233 Seminar in ERP Development
available minors and course requirements are specified in the
                                                                             ISYS 4293 Business Intelligence
Fulbright College section of this catalog. Students must notify the
                                                                             WCOB 4223 Configuration and Implementation
Undergraduate Programs Office in Walton College of their intention
                                                                           concentration 5 – enterprise systems
to pursue a minor as early as possible. Walton College will certify
                                                                             ISYS 4453 Introduction for Enterprise Servers
that the requirements of the minor have been satisfied by graduation
                                                                             ISYS 4463 Enterprise Transaction Systems
and, with the assistance of the Fulbright College, will advise students
                                                                             Plus an additional six hours from the following:
on the requirements to complete a minor. The minor will be desig-
                                                                             ISYS 4233 Seminar in ERP Development
nated on the student’s transcript.
                                                                             ISYS 4293 Business Intelligence
   Courses that are part of the university core Requirements or the
                                                                             ISYS 4133 Business Development
additional General Education Requirements or any other non-business
                                                                             WCOB 4213 ERP Fundamentals
course that is part of a student’s course of study may also be counted
                                                                             WCOB 4223 Configuration and Implementation
for credit in a minor. For example, ANTH 1023 Introduction to Cultural
                                                                           concentration 6 – Finance
Anthropology, is a concentration in the B.S.B.A. social science bloc and
                                                                             WCOB 2043 Acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
can also be used to satisfy the requirements of the anthropology minor.
                                                                             Plus an additional nine hours of 3000-40000 level finance courses
Other courses in a minor can be counted as general education electives.
                                                                           concentration 7 – information systems
Walton College economics majors in the business economics concentra-
                                                                             ISYS 3293 System Analysis and Design
tion or the international economics and business concentration may not
                                                                             ISYS 3393 Business Applications and Visual Basic
obtain a Fulbright College minor in economics.
                                                                             Plus an additional three hours from the following:
business administration Minors                                               WCOB 4213 ERP Fundamentals
                                                                             WCOB 4223 Configuration and Implementation
for non-business students
                                                                             One 3 hour 4000 level ISYS course
   To facilitate students outside Walton College in obtaining knowl-       concentration 8 – international business
edge that will assist them in making sustained contributions to orga-        Select 12 hours from the following:
nizations and society in a global, diverse, and dynamic environment,         ECON 3843 Economic Development, World Bank, and
the Walton College offers a business minor. The minor requires                 Multilateral Finance
completion of a minimum of 21 required hours of study (including             ECON 3853 Emerging Markets
equivalencies) with at least 50 percent of the courses applied toward        ECON 3933 The Japanese Economic System
the minor taken in residence. Each student must have a 2.00 cumula-          ECON 4633 International Trade
tive grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.               ECON 4643 International Macroeconomics and Finance
   All students seeking a business minor are required to complete the        ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy
Walton College computer competency requirement (WCOB 1120)                   ECON 468V International Economics and Business Seminar
and the following courses:                                                   FINN 3703 International Finance
      ECON 2143 Basic Economics Theory and Practice                          MGMT 4583 International Management
      WCOB 1023 Business Foundations                                         MKTG 4833 International Marketing
      WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation or equivalent               TLOG 4643 International Transportation and Logistics
   In addition, students must select and complete one of the follow-       concentration 9 – Management
ing concentrations:                                                          MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
   concentration 1 – general business                                        Plus an additional nine hours of 3000- or 4000-level
    Select 12 hours from the following courses                               management courses (except WCOB 3016)
    (at least 6 hours must be at the 3000 or 4000 level).                  concentration 10 – Marketing
      WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business                                MKTG 3433 Principles of Marketing
      WCOB 2013 Markets and Consumers                                        Plus an additional nine hours selected from the following:
      WCOB 2023 Production and Delivery of Goods and Services                MKTG 3533 Promotional Strategy
      WCOB 2033 Acquiring and Managing Human Resources                       MKTG 4033 Selling and Sales Mgmt.
      WCOB 2043 Acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                   MKTG 4133 Marketing Research
      Plus any other 3000- or 4000-level Walton College course               MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior
   concentration 2 – accounting                                              MKTG 4833 International Marketing
      ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic Events                           MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategy
      ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting Info                           MKTG 4943 Retail Buying and Merchandise Control
      Plus an additional six hours selected from the following:              TLOG 3613 Business Logistics
      ACCT 3533 Accounting Technology                                      concentration 11 – transportation and logistics
      ACCT 3723 Financial Reporting and Analysis                             TLOG 3443 Principles of Transportation
      ACCT 3843 Fundamentals of Taxation                                     TLOG 3613 Business Logistics
   concentration 3 – business economics                                      Plus an additional six hours selected from the following:
      ECON 4333 Economics of Organizations                                   TLOG 3623 Purchasing and Inventory Systems
      Plus an additional nine hours of 3000- or 4000-level                   TLOG 4633 Transportation Carrier Management
      business economics courses.                                            TLOG 4643 International Transportation and Logistics
                                                                             TLOG 4653 Transportation and Logistics Strategy

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   In addition to the above course requirements, non-business, degree-       The mission of the department of accounting is to cultivate an
seeking students working toward a minor should note the following:        environment of educational excellence. We do so by pursuing the fol-
   1. Students who elect to obtain a business minor must provide          lowing endeavors:
written notice of their intent to the dean’s office of the college in        • Providing a learning environment in which students interact with
which they are receiving a degree. This notice and all requirements             others to identify and solve accounting and business problems.
for the business minor must be completed prior to the awarding of            • Developing and disseminating knowledge that has the potential
the student’s undergraduate degree.                                             for significant impact on accounting, business, and education.
   2. Business minor students must complete all 1000- and 2000-              • Interacting with the accounting profession, the business and aca-
level courses required for the business minor and be a junior- or               demic communities, and the community at large.
senior-level student to enroll in 3000- or 4000-level business courses.      The department of accounting offers an undergraduate degree
   3. All specific course prerequisites must be met. Although busi-       program in accounting and graduate programs at both the master’s
ness minor students are not required to satisfy the entire pre-business   and doctoral levels. The department’s programs are accredited by the
core, they must complete the required courses and any other prereq-       AACSB – The International Association for Management Education,
uisite course specified prior to enrolling in a 3000/4000-level course.   which ensures quality and promotes excellence and continuous
4. ECON 2143 will substitute for ECON 2013/2023 for prereq-               improvement in undergraduate and graduate education.
uisite purposes. In addition, students who take both ECON 2013               A major in accounting is preparation for success in the business world.
(Macroeconomics) and ECON 2023 (Microeconomics) will satisfy              Every business needs accounting help, whether it is the largest retail
the economics requirements of the minor                                   company in the world, a small family-owned enterprise, an agency
   5. Business minor students are ineligible to take WCOB 3016             for the homeless, or a musical group touring the country. The accounting
Business Strategy and Planning.                                           major provides an excellent foundation for a variety of careers.
   6. Non-business students may substitute equivalent courses for the        For example, the professional public accountant provides auditing and
Walton College computer competency requirement. All equivalencies         accounting services to client business and non-business organizations in
must be approved by the associate dean for academic affairs.              a variety of industries. A management accountant works for a particular
                                                                          organization in its finance and operations areas or becomes part of the
gRaduate studies                                                          management team. Some accountants are employed by non-profit orga-
                                                                          nizations such as the American Cancer Society, state and local govern-
  The University of Arkansas offers the following advanced degrees in     ments, or government agencies like the FBI. Other accounting graduates
business: Master of Accountancy, Master of Business Administration,       are self-employed in a variety of professions or businesses, and some
Master of Arts in Economics, Master of Transportation and Logistics       continue in graduate school to prepare for teaching careers.
Management, Master of Information Systems, Doctor of Philosophy in           Professional examinations, such as the Certified Public Accountant
Business Administration, and Doctor of Philosophy in Economics.           (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA) examinations,
  For further information about these programs and requirements for       are governed by the organizations that administer the exam. Students
admission, see the Graduate School Catalog or write to the associate      should see the accounting department upon enrollment in the University
dean for academic affairs, Graduate School of Business, 475 WCOB.         of Arkansas for information relative to the professional exams.
                                                                             The education objective at the undergraduate level is to provide
accReditations                                                            an environment in which students learn skills necessary to become
   The college has been a member of and accredited by AACSB               professional accountants, including information development and
International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of          distribution; knowledge of accounting, auditing, and tax; knowledge
Business since 1931. The accounting program was accredited sepa-          of business and society; communication skills; analytical and deci-
rately in 1986 at both the bachelor’s and master’s level. The master’s    sion-making skills; leadership; and professionalism. In addition, the
degree in the business administration program was approved in 1963.       accounting department offers courses in Business Law.
Accreditation by and membership in AACSB signifies commitment
by the college to the goals of promoting and actualizing the highest       accounting Major Requirements                                HOURS
standards of business education.
                                                                               Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree
                                                                               as listed on page 202.
accounting (acct)                                                            total general education                                       60
Karen V. Pincus                                                              Walton college core Requirements (See page 201)               33
Department Chair and S. Robson Walton Chair in Accounting                    course Requirements in the Major                              24
401 WCOB                                                                          ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic                     3
479-575-4051                                                                         Events
                                                                                   ACCT 3533 Accounting Technology                          3
• Walter B. Cole Chair in Accounting and Professor Bouwman
                                                                                   ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting                  3
• Doris M. Cook Chair in Accounting and Professor Callahan
                                                                                    Info
• Garrison/Wilson Chair in Accounting and Professor Finn
                                                                                   ACCT 3723 Fin. Reporting and Analysis                    3
• S. Robson Walton Chair in Accounting and Professor Pincus
                                                                                   ACCT 3843 Fundamentals of Taxation                       3
• Ralph L. McQueen Chair in Accounting and Professor Richardson
                                                                                   Choose any two of the three courses below:
• Associate Professor and BKD Lectureship in Accounting West
                                                                                   ACCT 4673 Product, Project and Service                   3
• Associate Professor and Nolan E. Williams Lecturer
                                                                                    Costing
      in Accounting Thomas
                                                                                   ACCT 4753 Generally Accepted Accounting                  3
• Associate Professor Norwood
                                                                                    Principles
• Assistant Professors Henderson, Peters, Smith
                                                                                   ACCT 4963 Operational Auditing                           3
• Clinical Associate Professor Leflar
• Instructors Greenhaw, Shook


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   collateral Requirement:                                                6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
          ISYS 2263 Introduction to Information               3             Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
          Systems Development                                               Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
   junior- senior-level electives within Walton college                     Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
   (Only three hours are permitted within major field)        15            Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
   total Walton college Requirements                          60          16 semester hours
   total degree Requirements                                 126
                                                                          ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term
   NOTE: Selection of electives should be made in consultation with
academic advisers. Students planning on taking professional exami-        Fall semester 3
nations should ascertain course requirements by examining authori-        3 acct 3013 accounting view of economic events
ties. Successful completion of a Master of Accountancy Degree from        3 acct 3613 Managerial uses of accounting
the University of Arkansas will qualify a student to take the CPA         3 ISYS 2263 Introduction to Information Systems Development
examination in Arkansas. B.S.B.A. graduates would need additional         6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
accounting hours and other courses amounting to a total of 150            1 General Education Elective
semester hours to sit for the CPA exam in Arkansas.                       16 semester hours

accounting eight-semester degree Program:                                 spring semester 3
                                                                          3 acct 3553 accounting technology
   Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should       3 acct 3723 Financial Reporting and analysis
see page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for university            3 acct 3843 Fundamentals of taxation
requirements of the program.                                              3 Junior Senior Business Elective (3 hours)
   In addition to the coursework below, students must complete the        3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if
Advanced Composition Requirement or gain exemption. Courses                  Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
in bold must be taken in the designated semester. Courses in              15 semester hours
ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as other designated
requirements for these courses are met. Although other courses listed     Fall semester 4
are not required to be completed in the designated sequence, the rec-     3 Select ONE of the following:
ommendations below are preferred.                                            acct 4673 Production Project and service costing
                                                                             acct 4753 generally accepted accounting Principles
  Fall semester 1                                                            acct 4963 operational auditing
  3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core                           6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core                               6 General Education Electives
  3 coMM 1313 speech communication                                        15 semester hours
  1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
  2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*                              spring semester 4
  0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement                             3 Select ONE of the following:
  3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core                      acct 4673 Production Project and service costing
  15 semester hours                                                          acct 4753 generally accepted accounting Principles
                                                                             acct 4963 operational auditing
  spring semester 1                                                       6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core                          6 General Education Electives
  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations                                        15 semester hours
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core                            126 total hours
  4 Natural Science – University Core
  16 semester hours                                                       * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year
                                                                          ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year
  Fall semester 2                                                         *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core                        accounting Minor for business students:
  6 Select TWO of the following:
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                        The Department of Accounting offers a minor for Walton College
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services             students desiring more knowledge of accounting to assist them in
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                    their business careers. The minor requires the completion of 15 spe-
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                cific hours of study with all of the courses applied toward the minor
  3 Social Science – University Core                                    taken in residence. The 15 hours include the following courses:
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                                     ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic Events
  18 semester hours                                                           ACCT 3533 Accounting Technology
                                                                              ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting Information
  spring semester 2                                                           ACCT 3723 Financial Reporting and Analysis
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                                     ACCT 3843 Fundamentals of Taxation
  3 Business Social Science                                                Students who desire to earn an Accounting minor must notify the
  4 Natural Science– University Core                                    Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of intent to pursue a


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minor. All requirements for the minor must be completed prior to the                                                                     HOURS
awarding of the student’s undergraduate degree. All specific course              Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree
prerequisites must be met. Each student must have a 2.00 cumula-                 as listed on page 202.
tive grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.                 total general education                                      60
                                                                               Walton college core Requirements (See page 203)              33
SEE PAGE 310 FOR ACCOUNTING (ACCT) COURSES                                     course Requirements in the concentration                     24
                                                                                    ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory                           3
SEE PAGE 325 FOR BUSINESS LAW (BLAW) COURSES                                        ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory                           3
                                                                                    ECON 4333 Economics of Organizations                     3
econoMics (econ)                                                                    ECON 4743 Intro. to Econometrics, or                     3
Joseph Ziegler                                                                         ECON 4753 Forecasting
Department Chair                                                                    Nine hours of ECON 3000/4000                            9
402 WCOB                                                                            Collateral Course                                       3
479-575-ECON (3266)                                                                    (may be selected from MATH 2103, MATH
                                                                                       2564, MATH 2574, AGEC 3413, AGEC                     3
• Phillips Petroleum Company Chair of International Business and                       4413, GEOG 3353, and any upper division
     Economics Distinguished Professor Murray                                          course in ACCT, FINN, ISYS, MGMT,                    3
• Margaret Gerig and R.S. Martin, Jr. Chair in Business and                            MKTG, MATH, and STAT)
     Professor Farmer                                                          junior- senior-level electives within Walton                 15
• Lewis E. Epley Jr. Professorship and Professor Ferrier                         college
• Professors Britton, Curington, Dixon, Gay, Ziegler                             (Only six hours are permitted within major field
• Associate Professors Horowitz, Kali                                            of economics)
• Assistant Professors Deck, Lee, Mendez, Reyes                                total Walton college Requirements                           60
• Clinical Associate Professor Stapp                                           total degree Requirements                                   126
• Visiting Assistant Professors Collins, Littrell

   The department of economics offers two concentrations within the         international economics and business concentration
business economics major:                                                      The major in International Economics requires 21 hours of major
   1) business economics                                                    and collateral courses in the discipline as well as satisfying the other
   2) international economics and business.                                 requirements for the B.S.B.A. degree. A maximum of 27 hours is
   The concentration in business economics is intended for those stu-       allowed in a WCOB major or discipline field of study (i.e., core,
dents who are interested primarily in business, but at the same time        major, electives) unless the extra course is part of an interdisciplin-
have a desire to understand the more advanced tools of economic             ary minor or collateral track. See an adviser for selection of courses.
analysis. Such a background is excellent preparation for careers in         The courses required for the international economics and business
corporate research and planning, as well as careers with government         concentration include those required in Walton College and Fulbright
and regulatory agencies, for graduate study in business and econom-         College. In addition, 21 hours of economics and business courses,
ics, and for law school. Students who want to pursue an advanced            nine hours of upper-division courses in the Fulbright College, and six
degree in business economics can, with appropriate planning,                hours of a single foreign language at the intermediate level or above,
complete a master’s degree at the University of Arkansas within 12          and three hours at the upper-division level in business communica-
months after receiving a B.S.B.A. degree. Please see the economics          tions, or equivalent, in the same foreign language are specified.
department chair for more information.
   The international economics and business concentration is                                                                             HOURS
intended for students who wish to learn more about the international             Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree
aspects of economics and business. It provides preparation for a                 as listed on page 202.
broad range of careers in business, including management, market-                university core                                            35
ing, and finance.                                                                additional university core                                  9
   It is strongly recommended that economics majors who plan to                  Walton college core Requirements                           33
continue their studies at the graduate level take two semesters of                 (See page 203)
calculus (MATH 2554 and MATH 2564) and linear algebra (MATH                      course Requirements in the concentration                   21
3083). These courses will substitute for the math courses required                  ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory                           3
within Walton College core (MATH 2043 and MATH 2053).                               ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory                           3
                                                                                    ECON 4633 International Trade                            3
business economics concentration                                                    ECON 4643 International Macroeconomics                   3
                                                                                       and Finance
   The major in Business Economics requires 24 hours of major and
                                                                               international business and econ electives                    6
collateral courses in the discipline as well as satisfying the other
                                                                                    Select two classes (six hours) from the fol-
requirements for the B.S.B.A. degree. A maximum of 27 hours is
                                                                                       lowing:
allowed in a WCOB major or discipline field of study (i.e., core,
                                                                                    FINN 3703 International Finance
major, electives) unless the extra courses are part of an interdisciplin-
                                                                                    MGMT 4583 International Management
ary minor or collateral track. See an adviser for selection of courses.
                                                                                    MKTG 4833 International Marketing
   The courses required for the business economics concentration
                                                                                    TLOG 4643 International Transportation and
include those required in Walton College and Fulbright College. In
                                                                                       Logistics
addition, 15 hours of specified courses (listed below) are required:
                                                                                    ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy



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          ECON 3853 Emerging Markets                                              3) select upper division courses related to
          ECON 3843 Economic Development, World                                   the foreign language to include:
           Bank, and Multilateral Finance                                           Arabic – any upper division course for Middle
          ECON 3933 The Japanese Economic System                                      Eastern Studies (MEST) to include MEST
          Other courses may fulfill this requirement as                               4003, MEST 4003H or additional courses
           approved by the economics faculty adviser                                  listed under MEST in the university catalog
      Foreign language Requirements                              9                  Chinese/Japanese/Asian Studies – any upper
      Students whose native language is English                                       division course for Asian Studies (AIST)
      or whose native language is not taught at the                                 French – any upper division course for EUST
      University of Arkansas must complete nine                                     German – any upper division course for EUST
      hours of university course work in a single for-                              Italian – any upper division course for EUST
      eign language — six hours of intermediate lan-                                Spanish – any upper division course for Latin
      guage and three hours of upper-division course                                  American Studies (LAST) or European
      work in communications and business language,                                   Studies (EUST) to include LAST 4003,
      or equivalent. Students who, on the basis of prior                              LAST 4003H, or LAST 470V or addi-
      knowledge of language, omit one or both courses                                 tional courses listed under LAST in the
      in the intermediate language sequence — FLAN                                    university catalog, or EUST 399VH, EUST
      2003, FLAN 2013 — may receive degree credit                                     4003, EUST 4003H, EUST 470V, or EUST
      for omitted courses if they validate their higher                               470VH or additional courses listed under
      placement by passing the business language                                      EUST in the University catalog.
      course (or equivalent) with a grade of “C” or
      above. Students with no previous foreign lan-                                International students may satisfy this require-
      guage training or only rudimentary knowledge of                                ment in one of two ways:
      a foreign language will be required to complete                              1) For students who choose to take a third
      up to six hours of elementary language — FLAN                                  language, area studies requirements are the
      1003, FLAN 2003 — in addition to the nine                                      same as those for domestic students.
      hours of language specified above.                                           2) For students who choose to take six hours
                                                                                     of upper division English to satisfy their
      Students may select one of the following language                              language requirement, 9 hours of upper divi-
      tracks:                                                                        sion course work in the J. William Fulbright
        Arabic – ARAB 2003, ARAB 2013, ARAB 3003, ARAB                               College of Arts and Sciences pertaining to
          3013 or equivalent                                                         the United States to include any upper divi-
        Chinese – CHIN 2003, CHIN 2013, CHIN 3033, and any                           sion course for American Studies (AMST)
          other upper division CHIN                                                  listed in the university catalog.
        French – FREN 2003, FREN 2013, FREN 4333, FREN 3033
          or FREN 3003                                                        junior- senior-level electives within Walton college      13
        German – GERM 2003, GERM 2013, GERM 3003, and                         (Only three hours are permitted within major field
          GERM 4333                                                           of economics)
        Italian – ITAL 2003, ITAL 2013, ITAL 3003, and ITAL 3013              General Education Electives                               7
        Japanese – JAPN 2003, JAPN 2013, JAPN 3003,                           total degree Requirements                                126
          and JAPN 3013
        Spanish – SPAN 2003, SPAN 2013, SPAN 3003,                         economics eight-semester degree Program:
          and SPAN 4333                                                      Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should
                                                                           see page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for university
     Students whose native language is not English but is taught at the    requirements of the program. The Economics major has two con-
     University of Arkansas must select a third language from the list     centrations: Business Economics, and International Economics and
     above, or substitute six hours of upper-division English language     Business. The eight-semester plans for both are listed below.
     courses (i.e., speech, writing, or U.S. literature), to be selected     Courses in BOLD must be taken in the designated semester.
     with the consent of the international business adviser. Those         Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as
     students whose native language is not taught at the University of     other designated requirements for these course are met. Although
     Arkansas will normally be required to select a third language.        other courses listed are not required to be completed in the desig-
                                                                 HOURS     nated sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.
      area studies Requirements                                       9
        For students taking a foreign language,                            business economics concentration
        nine hours of upper-division course work                             Fall semester 1
        in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts                          3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core
        and Sciences are required. Domestic stu-                             3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core
        dents can satisfy this requirement in one                            3 coMM 1313 speech communication
        of three ways:                                                       1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
                                                                             2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
       1) any upper division foreign language                                0 WCOB 1120 Computer Competency Requirement
       course,                                                               3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
       2) minor in a foreign language, and/or                                15 semester hours


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  spring semester 1                                                   international economics and business concentration
  3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core
  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations                                      Fall semester 1
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis                                             3 ENGL 1013 Composition I - University Core
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core                          3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core
  3 Natural Science – University Core                                   3 coMM 1313 speech communication
  16 semester hours                                                     1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
                                                                        2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
  Fall semester 2                                                       0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**                                      3 FLAN 2003 Intermediate Foreign Language I
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core                        15 semester hours
  6 Select TWO of the following:
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                     spring semester 1
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services             3 ENGL 1023 Composition II - University Core
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                    3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                3 Wcob 1033 data analysis
  3 Social Science – University Core                                    3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                               3 FLAN 2013 Intermediate Foreign Language II
  18 semester hours                                                     15 semester hours

  spring semester 2                                                     Fall semester 2
  3 Fine Art/Humanities– University Core                                3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**
  3 Business Social Science                                             3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics - University Core
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                   6 Select TWO of the following:
  6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:       Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                       Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services               Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                      Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                3 Social Science – University Core
  16 semester hours                                                     3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
                                                                        18 semester hours
  ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term
                                                                        spring semester 2
  Fall semester 3                                                       3 Business Social Science
  3 ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory                                      3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
  3 ECON elective – see page 204                                        3 Natural Science – University Core
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning                            6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
  3 Junior Senior Business Elective                                       Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
  15 semester hours                                                       Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
                                                                          Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
  spring semester 3                                                       Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
  3 ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory                                      16 semester hours
  3 ECON elective – see page 204
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                    ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term
  3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if
     Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***           Fall semester 3
  15 semester hours                                                     3 ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory
                                                                        3 ECON or collateral elective – see page 203
  Fall semester 4                                                       6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
  3 ECON 4333 Economics of Organizations                                3 Junior Senior Business Elective
  3 ECON elective – see page 204                                        15 semester hours
  3 Collateral Course – see page 203
  7 General Education Electives                                         spring semester 3
  16 semester hours                                                     3 ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory
                                                                        3 ECON 4633 International Trade Policy
  spring semester 4                                                     3 Area Studies Course – see page 213
  3 ECON 4743 Introduction to Econometrics or ECON 4753                 3 Junior Senior Business Elective
     Forecasting                                                        3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if
  6 General Education Electives                                            Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                    15 semester hours
  15 semester hours
                                                                        Fall semester 4
  126 total hours                                                       3 ECON 4643 International Monetary Policy
                                                                        3 International Economics/Business elective – see page 212

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  3 Area Studies Course – see page 213                                    • prepares students to successfully meet the rigors of the
  1 General Education Elective                                               challenging and diverse career opportunities in finance.
  4 Natural Science – University Core
  3 Junior Senior Business Elective                                     Finance Major
  17 semester hours                                                        Students who elect to major in finance can choose from one of five
                                                                        concentrations: banking; financial management/investment; insur-
  spring semester 4                                                     ance; real estate, and personal financial management. This choice
  3 International Economics/Business elective – see page 212            should reflect the student’s primary career focus and electives should
  3 ECON or collateral elective – see page 212                          be used to complement the coursework in the chosen concentration.
  3 Area Studies Course – see page 213                                  Careers in finance that are analytically oriented will generally require
  6 Junior Senior Business Elective                                     proficiency in accounting, economics, and quantitative methods. In
  15 semester hours                                                     contrast, careers in finance that are sales or management oriented will
                                                                        generally require marketing and management skills. Finance majors
  126 total hours                                                       are strongly encouraged to consult with departmental faculty advisers
                                                                        and/or the department chair in developing their curriculum.
  * Must be completed prior to fall semester of sophomore year
  ** Must be completed prior to fall semester of junior year            Finance Major Requirements with concentrations
  *** Must be completed prior to fall semester of senior year               Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree          HOURS
                                                                            as listed on page 202.
economics Minor for business students:                                      total general education                                     60
   The Department of Economics offers a minor for Walton College            Walton college core Requirements                            33
students desiring more knowledge of economics to assist them in                (See page 203)
their business careers. The minor requires completion of 15 hours of        courses Required in all concentrations                      24
study with all of the courses applied toward the minor taken in resi-              FINN 3013 Financial Analysis and Valuation            3
dence. The 15 hours include the following courses:                                 FINN 3053 Financial Markets and Institutions          3
      ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics                                       FINN 3703 International Finance                       3
      ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics                                NOTE: These required courses represent a common
      Plus nine hours of upper division course work in economics.        body of knowledge for all finance majors and should
   Students who desire to earn an Economics minor must notify the        be taken prior to coursework specified in concentra-
Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of their intent to          tions within the major.
pursue a minor. All requirements for the minor must be completed            concentration i: banking
prior to the awarding of the student’s undergraduate degree. All spe-              FINN 3103 Financial Modeling                          3
cific course prerequisites must be met. Each student must have a 2.00              FINN 3133 Commercial Banking                          3
cumulative grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.               FINN 4313 Advanced Commercial Bank                    3
                                                                                     Management
Finance (Finn)                                                                     Finance or interdisciplinary electives                6
Wayne Y. Lee                                                                concentration ii: Financial Management/
Department Chair and Garrison Chair in Finance and Alice L. Walton             investment
    Chair in Finance                                                               FINN 3103 Financial Modeling                          3
302 WCOB                                                                           Plus one of the following options (six hours):
479-575-4505                                                                   Option 1: Any two of the four courses listed below
                                                                                   FINN 3063 Investments                                 3
• Bellamy Chair of Banking and Professor Dominick                                  FINN 3603 Corporate Finance                           3
• Garrison Chair in Finance and Alice L. Walton Chair in Finance                   FINN 4133 Advanced Investments                        3
      and Professor Lee                                                            FINN 4233 Advanced Corporate Finance                  3
• Dillard Department Store Chair in Corporate Finance and Professor            Option 2:
      Millar                                                                       FINN 4143 Portfolio Management I                      3
• Harold A. Dulan Finance Chair in Capital Formation and Robert E.                 FINN 4153 Portfolio Management II                     3
      Kennedy Chair in Finance and Professor Liu                               Option 3:
• Arkansas Bankers Association Chair in Banking and Associate                      FINN 4163 Fixed Income Securities I                   3
      Professor Yeager                                                             FINN 4173 Fixed Income Securities II                  3
• Associate Professors Hearth, Perry                                               Finance or interdisciplinary electives                6
• Assistant Professors Jandik, Kruse, Rennie                                concentration iii: insurance
• Instructors Driver, Risk                                                         FINN 3623 Risk Management                             3
                                                                                   FINN 4733 Life/Health Insurance I                     3
  The academic mission of the department of finance is to provide                  FINN 4833 Property/Casualty Ins. I                    3
an educational experience that:                                                    Finance or interdisciplinary electives                6
  • stimulates student learning through open dialogue and                   concentration iv: Real estate
     informative discussion both inside and outside the classroom;                 FINN 3933 Real Estate Principles                      3
  • actively engages students in their own learning through                        FINN 4413 Real Estate Investment and                  3
     problem-based casework, participation in real-world business                    Appraisal
     activities, and internships in the financial community; and                   FINN 4433 Real Estate Finance                         3
                                                                                   Finance or interdisciplinary electives                6


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    concentration v: Personal Financial                                    3 coMM 1313 speech communication
       Management                                                          1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
          FINN 3003 Personal Financial Management                3         2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
          FINN 3063 Investments                                  3         0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement
          FINN 3623 Risk Management                              3         3 FLAN 2003 Intermediate Foreign Language I
          FINN 4013 Seminar in Financial Planning                3         15 semester hours
          FINN 4733 Life and Health Insurance I                  3
    The following courses are strongly recommended                         spring semester 1
 for the Personal Financial Management concentration                       3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core
 and may be used towards the junior/senior business                        3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations
 elective requirements:                                                    3 Wcob 1033 data analysis
          ACCT 3843 Fundamentals of Taxation                     3         3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core
          ACCT 5883 Individual Tax Planning                      3         4 Natural Science – University Core
    The highly recommended courses listed below                            16 semester hours
 satisfy the six credit hour interdisciplinary require-
 ment in the major:                                                        Fall semester 2
    accounting                                                             3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**
          ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic                  3         3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core
            Events                                                         6 Select TWO of the following:
          ACCT 3723 Financial Reporting and Analysis             3           Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
    economics                                                                Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
          ECON 3733 Experimental Economics                       3           Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
    information systems                                                      Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
          ISYS 2263 Intro to Information Systems Dev.            3         3 Social Science – University Core
          ISYS 3373 End User Computing                           3         3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
    Management                                                             18 semester hours
          MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Management                  3
          MGMT 3933 Entrepreneurship and New                     3         spring semester 2
            Venture Development                                            3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
    Marketing                                                              3 Business Social Science
          MKTG 4133 Marketing Research                           3         3 Natural Science – University Core
          MKTG 4533 Consumer Behavior                            3         6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester
    transportation and logistics                                             (6 hours):
          TLOG 3613 Business Logistics                           3           Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
          TLOG 3623 Purchasing and Inventory                     3           Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
            Systems                                                          Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
    junior- senior-level electives within Walton college        15           Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
       (Only six hours are permitted within finance)                       16 semester hours
    total Walton college Requirements                           60
    total degree Requirements                                  126         ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term

Finance eight-semester degree Program:                                     Fall semester 3
   Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should see    3 FINN 3013 Financial Analysis and Valuation
page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for university require-        3 FINN 3103 Financial Modeling
ments of the program. The Finance major has five concentrations:           6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
     • Banking                                                             4 General Education Electives
     • Insurance                                                           16 semester hours
     • Financial Management and Investment
     • Personal Financial Management                                       spring semester 3
     • Real Estate                                                         3 FINN 3053 Financial Markets and Institutions
   The eight-semester plan for the Banking concentration is listed         3 Finn 3133 commercial banking
below as an example, and the other eight-semester plans are avail-         6 Junior Senior Business Electives
able in Section 2 of the Catalog of Studies, online at http://catalogof-   3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if
studies.uark.edu.                                                             Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
   Courses in bold must be taken in the designated semester.               15 hours
Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as other
designated requirements for these courses are met. Although other          Fall semester 4
courses listed are not required to be completed in the designated          3 FINN 3703 International Finance
sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.                         3 Finance or Interdisciplinary Electives
                                                                           6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  Fall semester 1                                                          3 General Education Elective
  3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core                            15 semester hours
  3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core


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                                                                                                  Sam M. Walton College of Business


  spring semester 4                                                     • David D. Glass Chair in Information Systems and Professor Davis (F.)
  3 Finn 4313 advanced commercial banking                               • George and Boyce Billingsley Endowed Chair in Information Systems
  3 Finance or Interdisciplinary Electives                                    and Professor Venkatesh
  3 Junior Senior Business Elective                                     • M.D. Matthews Chair in Information Systems and Professor Cronan
  6 General Education Electives                                         • Professors Douglas, Jones (T. W.)
  15 semester hours                                                     • Edwin and Karlee Bradberry Endowed Chair and Associate
                                                                              Professor Hardgrave
  126 total hours                                                       • Associate Professors Aloysius, O’Leary-Kelly (S.),
                                                                              Riemenschneider
  * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year              • Assistant Professors Armstrong (D.), McKinney
  ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year                • Visiting Assistant Professor Maruping
  *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year               • Instructors Bristow, Brown (N.) McDaniel
                                                                        • Visiting Instructor Lane
Finance Minors for business students:
   The Department of Finance offers two minor options for Walton           The curriculum in information systems is designed to prepare
College students in the areas of Banking/Financial Management/          graduates for careers in solving business problems with applications
Investment and Insurance/Real Estate. The minors require comple-        of computer technology.
tion of 15 hours of study with all of the courses applied toward the       Graduates with a degree in Information Systems are sought by
minor taken in residence. The 15 hours include the following options    hundreds of companies for many different types of positions, such
and courses:                                                            as programmer, analyst, database administrator, and web developer,
    1. banking/Financial Management/investment              HOURS       among others. U of A graduates are now programming, analyzing
         FINN 3013 Financial Analysis and Valuation             3       and designing systems, consulting, teaching, and solving business
      Plus two (six hours) of the following courses             6       problems across the country.
         FINN 3053 Financial Markets and Institutions           3
         FINN 3103 Financial Modeling                           3       information systems Major Requirements
         FINN 3703 International Finance                        3          The major in Information Systems requires 24 hours of major and
      Plus two (six hours) of the following courses             6       collateral courses in the discipline as well as satisfying the other
         FINN 3063 Investments                                  3       requirements for the B.S.B.A. degree. A maximum of 27 hours is
         FINN 3133 Commercial Banking                           3       allowed in a WCOB major or discipline field of study (i.e., core,
         FINN 3603 Corporate Finance                            3       major, electives) unless the extra courses are part of an interdisci-
         FINN 4133 Advanced Investment                          3       plinary minor. The Information Systems department encourages its
         FINN 4233 Advanced Corporate Finance                   3       majors to seek an interdisciplinary minor. See an adviser for selec-
         FINN 4313 Advanced Commercial Banking                  3       tion of courses.
      total                                                    15
                                                                           NOTE: Course requirements in the Information Systems major
   2. insurance/Real estate                                             total 24 credit hours. Because of prerequisites, students should allow
      Choose any five classes (fifteen hours) of the fol-    15         two full years (24 months) to complete this coursework. Prerequisites
      lowing courses                                                    are strictly enforced.
         FINN 3003 Personal Financial Management              3
         FINN 3623 Risk Management                            3            Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree          HOURS
         FINN 4733 Life and Health Insurance I                3              as listed on page 202. Programming I (CSCE
         FINN 4833 Property and Casualty Insurance I          3              1023/1021) is recommended as a general educa-
         FINN 3933 Real Estate Principles                     3              tion elective.
         FINN 4413 Real Estate Investment and                 3            total general education                                     60
           Appraisal                                          3            Walton college core Requirements                            33
         FINN 4433 Real Estate Finance                        3              (See page 203)
      total                                                  15            course Requirements in the Major                            24
                                                                                 ISYS 2263 Intro. to IS Development                     3
   Students who desire to earn a Finance minor must notify the                   ISYS 3253 IT Infrastructure                            3
Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of their intent to                  ISYS 3293 System Analysis and Design                   3
pursue a minor. All requirements for a minor must be completed                   ISYS 3393 Business Applications in Visual              3
prior to the awarding of the student’s undergraduate degree. All spe-              Basic
cific course prerequisites must be met. Each student must have a 2.00            ISYS 4283 Centralized Data Systems                     3
cumulative grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.             ISYS 4293 Business Intelligence                        3
                                                                                 ISYS 4363 Business Application Systems                 3
SEE PAGE 353 FOR FINANCE (FINN) COURSES
                                                                                   Development
                                                                                 ISYS 4373 Object Oriented Programming                  3
inFoRMation sYsteMs (isYs)                                                 junior- senior-level electives or interdisciplinary         15
Fred Davis                                                                   minor within Walton college
Department Chair and David D. Glass Chair in Information Systems             (Only three hours are permitted within major
204 WCOB                                                                     field of ISYS unless student selects an interdisci-
479-575-4500                                                                 plinary minor)



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   total Walton college Requirements                           60       spring semester 3
   total degree Requirements                                  126       3 isYs 3253 information technology infrastructure
                                                                        3 isYs 4373 object oriented Programming for business
information systems eight-semester degree Program:                         applications
   Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan            6 Junior Senior Business Electives
for Information Systems should see page 42 in the Academic              3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if
Regulations chapter for university requirements of the program.            Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
   Courses in BOLD must be taken in the designated semester.            15 semester hours
Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as
other designated requirements for these courses are met. Although       Fall semester 4
other courses listed are not required to be completed in the desig-     3 isYs 4283 centralized database systems
nated sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.                7 General Education Electives
                                                                        6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  Fall semester 1                                                       16 semester hours
  3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core
  3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core                             spring semester 4
  3 coMM 1313 speech communication                                      3 isYs 4293 business intelligence
  1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections                             3 isYs 4363 business application system development
  2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*                            6 General Education Electives
  0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement                           3 Junior Senior Business Elective
  3 FLAN 2003 Intermediate Foreign Language I                           15 semester hours
  15 semester hours
                                                                        126 total hours
  spring semester 1
  3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core                        * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year
  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations                                      ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis                                             ***Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 information systems Minor for business students:
  16 semester hours                                                      The Department of Information Systems offers a minor for Walton
                                                                      College students desiring more knowledge of information systems
  Fall semester 2                                                     to assist them in their careers. The minor requires completion of 15
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**                                    hours of study with all of the courses applied toward the minor in
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core                      residence. The 15 hours include the following courses:
  3 Social Science – University Core                                           ISYS 2263 Intro. to Information Systems Development
  6 Select TWO of the following:                                               ISYS 3253 IT Infrastructure
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                            ISYS 3293 System Analysis and Design
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services                    ISYS 3393 Business Applications and Visual Basic
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                       Plus one of the following:
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                       ISYS 4373 Object Oriented Programming
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                                      ISYS 4283 Centralized Data Systems
  18 semester hours                                                            ISYS 4293 Business Intelligence
                                                                               WCOB 4213 ERP Fundamentals
  spring semester 2
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                                Students who desire to earn an Information Systems minor must
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 notify the Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of intent
  3 isYs 2263 intro to information systems development                to pursue a minor. All requirements for the minor must be completed
  3 Social Science – University Core                                  prior to the awarding of the student’s undergraduate degree. All spe-
  6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:   cific course prerequisites must be met. Each student must have a 2.00
     Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                  cumulative grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.
     Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
     Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                 SEE PAGE 368 FOR INFORMATION SYSTEMS (ISYS) COURSES
     Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
  16 semester hours                                                   ManageMent (MgMt)
                                                                      Anne O’Leary-Kelly
  ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term   Department Chair and William R. and Cacilia Howard Chair In
                                                                          Management
  Fall semester 3                                                     402 WCOB
  3 isYs 3293 systems analysis and design                             479-575-4566
  3 isYs 3393 business application dev. in the visual basic
     environment                                                      • Charles C. Fichtner Chair in Management and Professor Ganster
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning                          • Raymond F. Orr Chair and Professor Gupta
  3 Business Social Science                                           • William R. and Cacilia Howard Chair and Professor O'Leary-Kelly (A.)
  15 semester hours

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                                                                                               Sam M. Walton College of Business


• Professors Todd, White                                                       MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate
• Associate Professors Anand, Delery, Ellstrand, Johnson, Reeves                 Responsibility                                3
• Instructor Newman                                                         Select at least two classes (six hours) from the   6
                                                                            following courses:
   Management is the force responsible for directing organizations             MGMT 4253 Leadership                            3
toward goals or objectives. Therefore, the management curriculum               MGMT 4263 Organizational Change and
focuses on the nature and capabilities of human and other resources,             Development                                   3
as well as how the manager plans, organizes, staffs, coordinates, and          MGMT 3933 Entrepreneurship/New Venture          3
evaluates those resources in an organization and its environment. The          MGMT 4103 Special Topics                        3
study of management prepares men and women for positions of lead-              MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Management           3
ership in profit and nonprofit organizations of all sizes. Management          MGMT 4583 International Management              3
majors gain insight and skill needed for careers as professional               MGMT 4993 Entrepreneurship Practicum            3
managers or as self-employed entrepreneurs. These skills include               Select up to three classes (nine hours) from    9
technical knowledge, communicative capacity, human understanding,                the following courses:
and conceptual and problem-solving ability. Two majors are offered             ECON 3533 Labor Economics                       3
in the management department: management and general business.                 ECON 4333 Managerial Economics                  3
Both majors are described below.                                               ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting         3
                                                                                 Information
Management Major                                                               ISYS 2263 Intro to Information Systems Dev.     3
   Students may choose from among three concentrations: Human                  ISYS 3373 End User Computing                    3
Resource Management, Small Business and Entrepreneurship, and                  ISYS 4263 Information Technology Strategy       3
Organizational Leadership. All management majors must complete                 MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior                     3
MGMT 4243, Ethics and Corporate Responsibility. An additional 21               MKTG 4133 Marketing Research                    3
hours of credit are required for students majoring in management.              MKTG 4533 Marketing Management
Six of these credit hours are specified in the concentration. Beyond
this, students can choose from specified management and non-man-          concentration ii: organizational leadership
agement courses in order to complete the requirements for the major.           MGMT 4253 Leadership                            3
   The Human Resource Management concentration is designed to                  MGMT 4263 Organizational Change and
prepare students for careers in human resource-related occupations.              Development                                   3
Among issues and areas addressed are management-employee rela-                 MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate
tions, quality of work life, compensation and other reward systems,              Responsibility                                3
organizational staffing, and training and development. The Human            Select at least two classes (six hours) from the   6
Resource Management track emphasizes the importance of integrating          following courses:
individual goals and organizational objectives.                                MGMT 3933 Entrepreneurship/New Venture          3
   The Small Business and Entrepreneurship concentration is sug-               MGMT 4103 Special Topics                        3
gested for students who are interested in starting and/or operating a          MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Management           3
small business or independent company after graduation. The Small              MGMT 4583 International Management              3
Business and Entrepreneurship focus provides excellent preparation             MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing               3
for students wishing to obtain a highly integrated view of business            MGMT 4953 Orgn Rewards/Compensation             3
operations. The Organizational Leadership concentration prepares            Select up to three classes (nine hours) from the   9
new students for leadership positions within organizations. Among the       following courses:
topics explored are employee motivation, how to manage power and               ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting         3
influence within organizations, developing effective teams, managing           ACCT 3013 Views of Economic Events              3
diversity, organizational transformation and change, and globalization.        ECON 3533 Labor Economics                       3
                                                                               ECON 4333 Managerial Economics                  3
Management Major Requirements                                                  ECON 4643 International Macroeconomics          3
                                                                                 and Finance
   The major in management requires 24 hours of major and collateral
                                                                               ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy       3
courses in the discipline as well as satisfying the other requirements
                                                                               FINN 3603 Intermediate Financial                3
for the B.S.B.A. degree. A maximum of 27 hours is allowed in a
                                                                                 Management
WCOB major or discipline field of study (i.e., core, major, electives)
                                                                               FINN 3703 International Finance                 3
unless the extra courses are part of an interdisciplinary minor or
                                                                               ISYS 2263 Intro to Information Systems Dev.     3
collateral track. See an adviser for selection of courses.
                                                                               ISYS 4263 Information Technology Strategy       3
   Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree as       HOURS              ISYS 4933 Global Information Technology         3
     listed on page 202.                                                         Management
   total general education                                     60              MKTG 4533 Marketing Management                  3
   college core Requirements                                   33              MKTG 4833 International Marketing               3
   courses Required                                            24              TLOG 3613 Business Logistics                    3
   concentration i: human Resources Management                                 TLOG 4643 International Transportation and      3
       MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing                       3                 Logistics
       MGMT 4953 Organizational Rewards/                                       TLOG 4653 Transportation and Logistics          3
         Compensation                                          3                 Strategy




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   concentration iii: small business and                               Fall semester 1
     entrepreneurship                                                  3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core
   Required courses:                                                   3 Math 2053 Finite Math** – University Core
        MGMT 3933 Entrepreneurship/New Venture                3        3 coMM 1313 speech communication
        MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate                        3        1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
           Responsibility                                              2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
        MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Mgmt.                      3        0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement
     Select at least two classes (six hours) from the         6        3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
     following courses:                                                15 semester hours
        MGMT 4103 Special Topics                              3
        MGMT 4253 Leadership                                  3        spring semester 1
        MGMT 4263 Organizational Change and                   3        3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core
           Development                                                 3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations
        MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Management                 3        3 Wcob 1033 data analysis
        MGMT 4583 International Management                    3        3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core
        MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing                     3        4 Natural Science – University Core
        MGMT 4953 Orgn Rewards/Compensation                   3        16 semester hours
     Select up to three classes (nine hours) from the         9
     following courses:                                                Fall semester 2
        ACCT 3013 Views of Economic Events                    3        3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**
        ACCT 3613 Managerial Uses of Accounting               3        3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core
        ACCT 3843 Fundamentals of Taxation                    3        6 Select TWO of the following:
        BLAW 3033 Commercial Law                              3          Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
        FINN 3053 Financial Markets and Institutions          3          Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
        FINN 3623 Risk Management                             3          Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
        FINN 3933 Real Estate Principles                      3          Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
        ISYS 2263 Intro to Information Systems Dev.           3        3 Social Science – University Core
        MKTG 3533 Promotional Strategy                        3        3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
        MKTG 4033 Selling and Sales Management                3        18 semester hours
        MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior                           3
        MKTG 4833 International Marketing                     3        spring semester 2
        MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategies                 3        3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
        TLOG 3613 Business Logistics                          3        3 Business Social Science
        TLOG 3623 Purchasing and Inventory Systems            3        4 Natural Science – University Core
        TLOG 4653 Transportation and Logistics                3        6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
           Strategy                                                      Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
   junior- senior-level electives within Walton college      15          Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
     (Only six hours are permitted within MGMT,                          Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
     subject to the constraint that no more than 27                      Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
     total hours are in MGMT)                                          16 semester hours
     total college Requirements                               60
     total degree Requirements                               126       ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term

                                                                       Fall semester 3
Management eight-semester degree Program:                              3 MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
  Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should     3 MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing or MGMT 4953
see page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for university            Organizational Rewards and Compensation
requirements of the program. The Management major has three con-       6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
centrations:                                                           3 Junior Senior Business Elective
     • Human Resources Management                                      15 semester hours
     • Organizational Leadership
     • Small Business and Entrepreneurship                             spring semester 3
  The eight-semester plan for the Human Resources Management           3 MGMT 4953 Organizational Rewards and Compensation or
concentration is listed below as an example, and the other eight-         MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing
semester plans are available in Section 2 of the Catalog of Studies,   6 MGMT or Collateral electives
online at http://catalogofstudies.uark.edu.                            3 Junior Senior Business Elective
  Courses in BOLD must be taken in the designated semester.            3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective IF
Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as             Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
other designated requirements for these courses are met. Although      15 semester hours
other courses listed are not required to be completed in the desig-
nated sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.               Fall semester 4
                                                                       6 MGMT electives
                                                                       3 Junior Senior Business Elective
                                                                       7 General Education Electives

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                                                                                                 Sam M. Walton College of Business


  16 semester hours                                                            MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Development                  3
                                                                               MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing                       3
  spring semester 4                                                            MGMT 4953 Orgn Rewards/Compensation                     3
  3 MGMT or collateral elective                                            group 2
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                           ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic Events            3
  6 General Education Electives                                                ACCT 3533 Accounting Technology                         3
  15 semester hours                                                            ACCT 3613 Mgrl. Uses of Acctg. Info.                    3
                                                                               ACCT 3723 Financial Reporting and Analysis              3
  126 total hours                                                          group 3
                                                                               WCOB 4213 ERP Fundamentals                              3
  * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year                     ISYS 2263 Introduction to Information                   3
  ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year                         Systems Development
  *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year                      ISYS 3373 End User Computing                            3
                                                                               ISYS 4263 IT Strategy                                   3
Management Minor for business students:                                        ISYS 4933 Global IT                                     3
   The Department of Management offers a minor for students desir-         group 4
ing more knowledge of management to assist them in their careers.              ECON 3033 Microeconomics Theory                         3
The minor requires completion of 15 hours of study with all of the             ECON 3133 Macroeconomics Theory                         3
courses applied toward the minor in residence. The 15 hours include            ECON 3533 Labor Economics                               3
the following courses:                                                         ECON 4333 Economics of Organizations                    3
     MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate Responsibility                             ECON 4633 International Trade                           3
     Plus 12 hours from the following courses:                                 ECON 4643 International Macroeconomics                  3
         MGMT 3933 Entrepreneurship/New Venture                                  and Finance                                           3
         MGMT 4253 Leadership                                                  ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy
         MGMT 4263 Organizational Change and Development                   group 5
         MGMT 4433 Small Enterprise Management                                 FINN 3053 Financial Markets/Institutions                3
         MGMT 4583 International Management                                    FINN 3063 Principles of Investments                     3
         MGMT 4943 Organizational Staffing                                     FINN 3623 Risk Management                               3
         MGMT 4953 Orgn. Rewards/Compensation                                  FINN 4233 Advanced Corporate Finance                    3
         MGMT 4993 Entrepreneurship Practicum                              group 6
                                                                               MKTG 3533 Promotional Strategy                          3
   Students who desire to earn a Management minor must notify the              MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior                             3
Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of intent to pursue               MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategy                     3
the minor. All requirements for the minor must be completed prior to           Six hours 3000/4000 business courses                    6
the awarding of a student’s undergraduate degree. All specific course
prerequisites must be met. Each student must have a 2.00 cumulative        junior- senior-level electives within Walton college       15
grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.                       (Only three hours are permitted in any one
                                                                                  department.)
general business Major                                                       total Walton college Requirements                        60
                                                                             total degree Requirements                               126
    General Business is the broadest major in Walton College. This
program provides the student exposure to all facets of the business
                                                                        general business eight-semester degree Program:
process. Maximum flexibility is retained by the student. At the same
time, careful use of general and junior/senior business electives         Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan for
allows the student to concentrate additional course work in one or      General Business should see page 42 in the Academic Regulations
more selected functional areas.                                         chapter for university requirements of the program.
                                                                          Courses in BOLD must be taken in the designated semester.
general business Major Requirements                                     Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as
   Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree as     HOURS         other designated requirements for these courses are met. Although
     listed on page 202.                                                other courses listed are not required to be completed in the desig-
   total general education                                   60         nated sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.
   Walton college core Requirements                          33
     (See page 203)                                                       Fall semester 1
   course Requirements in the Major                          24           3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core
     Select one from each of the following six groups.                    3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core
     Sequencing of courses will be determined by                          3 coMM 1313 speech communication
     choices made.                                                        1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
   group 1                                                                2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business *
         MGMT 3933 Entrepreneurship/New Venture               3           0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement
         MGMT 4243 Ethics and Corporate                       3           3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
           Responsibility                                                 15 semester hours
         MGMT 4253 Leadership                                 3
         MGMT 4263 Organizational Change and                  3           spring semester 1
           Development                                                    3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core


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  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations                                    SEE PAGE 309 FOR MANAGEMENT (MGMT) COURSES
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core                        MaRKeting and logistics (MKtl)
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 Thomas D. Jensen
  16 semester hours                                                   Department Chair
                                                                      302 WCOB
  Fall semester 2                                                     479-575-4055
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus **
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core                      • Wal-Mart Chair of Marketing and Professor Burton
  6 Select TWO of the following:                                      • Wal-Mart Lecturer in Retailing and Professor Jensen (T.)
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                   • R. A. and Vivian Young Chair and Distinguished Professor Kurtz
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services           • Oren Harris Chair of Transportation and Professor Ozment
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                  • Professors Creyer, Murray
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources              • Oren Chair of Logistics and Associate Professor Waller
  3 Social Science – University Core                                  • Associate Professors Ashton, Gentry, Kopp, Rapert, Stassen
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                             • Visiting Assistant Professor Jensen (M.)
  18 semester hours                                                   • Instructors Cole, Cox

  spring semester 2                                                   The department of marketing and logistics offers two majors:
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                               1) marketing
  3 Business Social Science                                             2) transportation and logistics.
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 Descriptions of the marketing major and courses follow. The trans-
  6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:   portation and logistics major is described in the next section.
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services           Marketing Major
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                     The major in marketing requires 24 hours of major and collateral
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources              courses in the discipline as well as satisfying the other requirements
  16 semester hours                                                   for the B.S.B.A. degree. A maximum of 27 hours is allowed in a
                                                                      WCOB major or discipline field of study (i.e., core, major, electives)
  ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term   unless the extra courses are part of an interdisciplinary minor or col-
                                                                      lateral track. See a marketing adviser for selection of courses.
  Fall semester 3                                                        The major in marketing is designed to prepare students for careers
  3 Group 1 course                                                    involving product planning, distribution, promotion, and pricing
  3 Group 2 course                                                    strategies in profit or nonprofit organizations. In addition to a broad
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning                          overview of the marketing functions within organizations, students
  3 MKtg 3433 (junior senior business elective)                       are provided with knowledge and skills in consumer behavior,
  15 semester hours                                                   marketing research, and strategic marketing. Students majoring in
                                                                      marketing are actively subjected to problem-solving situations, both
  spring semester 3                                                   domestic and international, where a variety of contemporary tools
  3 Group 3 course                                                    are employed to stimulate the strategic decision-making process.
  3 Group 6 course                                                    Supportive disciplines with which the marketer should be familiar
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                  include psychology, sociology, accounting, economics, statistics,
  3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if           quantitative analysis, and research methodology.
     Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***            The marketing major has two concentrations to select from: market-
  15 semester hours                                                   ing management and retail marketing. The marketing management
                                                                      concentration is intended to provide students with broad knowledge and
  Fall semester 4                                                     skills in marketing applicable to industry. The retail marketing concen-
  3 Group 5 course                                                    tration prepares students for marketing careers in the retail industry.
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives
  7 General Education Electives                                       Marketing Major Requirements
  16 semester hours
                                                                                                                                   HOURS
  spring semester 4                                                      Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree as
  3 Group 4 course                                                         listed on page 202.
  6 General Education Electives                                          total general education                                      60
  6 Junior Senior Business Elective                                      Walton college core Requirements                             33
  15 semester hours                                                        (See page 203)
                                                                         course Requirements in all concentrations                    24
  total 126 hours                                                              MKTG 3433 Principles of Marketing                       3
                                                                               MKTG 4133 Marketing Research                            3
  * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year                     MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior                             3
  ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year                       MKTG 4533 Marketing Management                          3
  *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year



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    Majors must select one of the following concentra-                  6 Select TWO of the following:
 tions and must complete twelve hours of course work                      Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
 in the elected concentration.                                            Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
    concentration i: Marketing Management                                 Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
      Select twelve hours from the following:                             Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
          MKTG 3533 Promotional Strategy                     3          3 Social Science – University Core
          MKTG 4033 Selling and Sales Management             3          3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
          MKTG 4103 Marketing Topics                         3          18 semester hours
          MKTG 4833 International Marketing                  3
          MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategy                3          spring semester 2
          MKTG 4943 Retail Buying and Merchandise            3          3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core
            Control                                                     3 Business Social Science
    concentration ii: Retail Marketing                                  4 Natural Science – University Core
          MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategy                3          6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
          MKTG 4943 Retail Buying and Merchandise            3            Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
            Control                                                       Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
          Select two courses (six hours) from the fol-       6            Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
            lowing:                                                       Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
          MKTG 3533 Promotional Strategy                     3          16 semester hours
          MKTG 4033 Selling and Sales Management             3
          MKTG 4103 Marketing Topics                         3          ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of term
          MKTG 4833 International Marketing                  3
   junior- senior-level electives within Walton college      15         Fall semester 3
     (Only six hours are permitted within a major                       3 MKtg 3433 Principles of Marketing
     field)                                                             6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
   total Walton college Requirements                         60         6 Junior Senior Business Electives
   total degree Requirements                                126         15 semester hours

                                                                        spring semester 3
                                                                        3 MKtg 4133 Marketing Research
Marketing eight-semester degree Program:
                                                                        3 MKTG elective
   Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should     6 Junior Senior Business Electives
see page 42 in the Academic Regulations chapter for university          3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if
requirements of the program. The Marketing major has two concen-           Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
trations: Marketing Management and Retail Marketing. The eight-         15 semester hours
semester plans for both are listed below.
   Courses in BOLD must be taken in the designated semester.            Fall semester 4
Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as           3 MKtg 4553 consumer behavior
other designated requirements for these courses are met. Although       6 MKTG electives
other courses listed are not required to be completed in the desig-     7 General Education Electives
nated sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.                16 semester hours

Marketing Management concentration                                      spring semester 4
 Fall semester 1                                                        3 MKtg 4533 Marketing Management
 3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core                          3 MKTG elective
 3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core                              3 Junior Senior Business Elective
 3 coMM 1313 speech communication                                       6 General Education Electives
 1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections                              15 semester hours
 2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
 0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement                            126 total hours
 3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
 15 semester hours                                                    Retail Marketing concentration

  spring semester 1                                                     Fall semester 1
  3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core                        3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core
  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations                                      3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis                                             3 coMM 1313 speech communication
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core                          1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                   2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*
  16 semester hours                                                     0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement
                                                                        3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core
  Fall semester 2                                                       15 semester hours
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core

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  spring semester 1                                                     ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year
  3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core                        *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year
  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis                                           Marketing Minor for business students:
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core                           The Department of Marketing and Logistics offers a minor for
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 Walton College students desiring more knowledge of marketing to
  16 semester hours                                                   assist them in their careers. The minor requires the completion of 15
                                                                      hours of study with all of the courses applied toward the minor taken
  Fall semester 2                                                     in residence. The 15 hours include the following courses:
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus **                                            MKTG 3433 Principles of Marketing
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core                               MKTG 4553 Consumer Behavior
  6 Select TWO of the following:                                                Plus nine hours from the following courses:
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                            MKTG 3533 Promotional Strategy
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services                    MKTG 4033 Selling and Sales Management
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                           MKTG 4133 Marketing Research
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                       MKTG 4833 International Marketing
  3 Social Science – University Core                                           MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategy
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                                      MKTG 4943 Retail Buying and Merchandising Control
  18 semester hours                                                      Students who desire to earn a Marketing minor must notify the
                                                                      Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of intent to pursue a
  spring semester 2                                                   minor. All requirements for the minor must be completed prior to the
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                             awarding of the student’s undergraduate degree. All specific course
  3 Business Social Science                                           prerequisites must be met. Each student must have a 2.00 cumulative
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 grade-point average in the courses offered for the minor.
  6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                   SEE PAGE 310 FOR MARKETING (MKTG) COURSES
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
                                                                      transportation and logistics Major
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
  16 semester hours                                                      The major in transportation and logistics is designed to prepare
                                                                      students for careers in carrier management and logistics manage-
  ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term   ment. Carrier management is the management of the domestic and
                                                                      international modes of transportation. Logistic management applies
  Fall semester 3                                                     analytical techniques and uses the systems approach in managing the
  3 MKtg 3433 Principles of Marketing                                 flow of materials into and through the production and manufacturing
  6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning                          processes of a firm to its customers.
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                     Basic employment opportunities exist in marketing, sales, and
  15 semester hours                                                   operations positions with carriers in all transportation modes, and in
                                                                      positions with shippers having responsibility in one or more of the
  spring semester 3                                                   areas under logistics management, warehousing, packaging, and mate-
  3 MKtg 4133 Marketing Research                                      rials handling. Opportunities also exist in governmental agencies.
  3 MKtg 4933 Retail Marketing strategy                                                                                           HOURS
  6 Junior Senior Business Electives                                     Complete the requirements for a B.S.B.A. degree as
  3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective if                listed on page 202.
     Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***            total general education                                    60
  15 semester hours                                                      Walton college core Requirements                           33
                                                                           (See page 203)
  Fall semester 4                                                        course Requirements in the Major                           24
  3 MKtg 4553 consumer behavior                                                TLOG 3443 Principles of Transportation                3
  3 MKtg 4943 Retail buying and Merchandise control                            TLOG 3613 Business Logistics                          3
  3 MKTG elective                                                              TLOG 3623 Purchasing and Inventory Systems            3
  7 General Education Electives                                                TLOG 4633 Transportation Carrier                      3
  16 semester hours                                                              Management
                                                                               TLOG 4643 International Transportation and            3
  spring semester 4                                                              Logistics
  3 MKtg 4533 Marketing Management                                             TLOG 4653 Transportation and Logistics                3
  3 MKTG elective                                                                Strategy
  3 Junior Senior Business Elective                                            Plus two classes (six hours) from a single area:      6
  6 General Education Electives                                                Information Systems
  15 semester hours                                                            ISYS 3253 Information Technology                      3
                                                                                 Infrastructure
  126 total hours                                                              ISYS 2263 Intro to Information Systems Dev.           3
                                                                               Marketing:
  * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year

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         MKTG 4033 Selling and Sales Management                3        6 Select TWO of the following not completed in previous semester:
         MKTG 4133 Marketing Research                          3          Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers
         MKTG 4833 International Marketing                     3          Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services
         MKTG 4933 Retail Marketing Strategy                   3          Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources
         International:                                                   Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources
         ECON 4633 International Trade Policy                  3        16 semester hours
         ECON 4643 International Macroeconomics                3
           and Finance                                                  ALL pre-business requirements should be met by end of spring term
         ECON 4653 Global Competition and Strategy             3
         FINN 3703 International Finance                       3        Fall semester 3
         MGMT 4853 International Management                    3        3 tlog 3443 Principles of transportation
         MGMT 4833 International Marketing                     3        3 tlog 3613 business logistics
   junior- senior-level electives within Walton college       15        3 Collateral from a single area
     (Only six hours are permitted within a major                       6 WCOB 3016 Business Strategy and Planning
     field)                                                             15 semester hours
   total Walton college Requirements                           60
   total degree Requirements                                  126       spring semester 3
                                                                        3 Collateral from a single area
transportation and logistics                                            9 Junior Senior Business Electives
eight-semester degree Program:                                          3 ENGL 2003 or ENGL 2013 or General Education Elective IF
  Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan for            Advanced Composition Requirement has already been met***
Transportation and Logistics should see page 42 in the Academic         1 General Education Elective
Regulations chapter for university requirements of the program.         16 hours
  Courses in BOLD must be taken in the designated semester.
Courses in ITALIC may be taken in varied sequences as long as           Fall semester 4
other designated requirements for these courses are met. Although       3 tlog 3623 Purchasing and inventory systems
other courses listed are not required to be completed in the desig-     3 tlog 4633 transportation carrier Management
nated sequence, the recommendations below are preferred.                6 General Education Electives
                                                                        3 Junior Senior Business Elective
  Fall semester 1                                                       15 semester hours
  3 ENGL 1013 Composition I** - University Core
  3 Math 2053 Finite Math – University Core                             spring semester 4
  3 coMM 1313 speech communication                                      3 tlog 4643 international transportation and logistics
  1 Wcob 1111 Freshman business connections                             3 tlog 4653 transportation and logistics strategy
  2 WCOB 1012 Legal Environment of Business*                            3 Junior Senior Business Elective
  0 Wcob 1120 computer competency Requirement                           6 General Education Electives
  3 U.S. History or Political Science – University Core                 15 semester hours
  15 semester hours
                                                                        126 total hours
  spring semester 1
  3 ENGL 1023 Composition II** - University Core                        * Must be taken prior to fall semester of sophomore year
  3 Wcob 1023 business Foundations                                      ** Must be taken prior to fall semester of junior year
  3 Wcob 1033 data analysis                                             *** Must be taken prior to fall semester of senior year
  3 econ 2023 Microeconomics – University Core
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 transportation and logistics Minor for business students:
  16 semester hours                                                      The Department of Marketing and Logistics offers a minor for
                                                                      Walton College students desiring more knowledge of transporta-
  Fall semester 2                                                     tion and logistics to assist them in their careers. The minor requires
  3 MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus**                                    the completion of 15 hours of study with all of the courses applied
  3 ECON 2013 Macroeconomics** - University Core                      toward the minor taken in residence. The 15 hours include the fol-
  6 Select TWO of the following:                                      lowing courses:
    Wcob 2013 Markets and consumers                                           TLOG 3443 Principles of Transportation
    Wcob 2023 Production and delivery of goods and services                   TLOG 3613 Business Logistics
    Wcob 2033 acquiring and Managing human Resources                          TLOG 3623 Purchasing and Inventory Systems
    Wcob 2043 acquiring and Managing Financial Resources                      TLOG 4633 Transportation Carrier Management
  3 Social Science – University Core                                          TLOG 4643 International Transportation Logistics
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                                Students who desire to earn a Transportation and Logistics minor
  18 semester hours                                                   must notify the Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office
                                                                      of intent to pursue a minor. All requirements for the minor must
  spring semester 2                                                   be completed prior to the awarding of the student’s undergraduate
  3 Fine Art/Humanities – University Core                             degree. All specific course prerequisites must be met. Each student
  3 Business Social Science                                           must have a 2.00 cumulative grade-point average in the courses
  4 Natural Science – University Core                                 offered for the minor.


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SEE PAGE 331 FOR TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS (TLOG)                      Financial economics Minor:
COURSES
                                                                             The Walton College offers an interdisciplinary minor in Financial
                                                                          Economics. The minor will provide students with the background
Walton college oF business (Wcob)                                         needed for research in finance and industry. The minor requires com-
William P. Curington                                                      pletion of 15 hours of study with all of the courses applied toward
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs                                       the minor taken in residence. The 15 hours include:
328 WCOB                                                                          FINN 3043 Principles of Finance
479-575-7105                                                                      ECON 4753 Forecasting (Applied Time Series)
                                                                                    Plus nine hours from the following courses:
   These courses are interdisciplinary courses that are not attached to           FINN 3063 Investments
a specific department in Walton College.                                          FINN 3603 Corporate Finance
                                                                                  ECON 3033 Money and Banking
enterprise Resource Planning Minor:                                               ECON 4743 Intro. to Econometrics
   The Walton College offers an interdisciplinary minor in Enterprise
Resource Planning (ERP). ERP systems are large-scale programs,               Students who desire to earn a Financial Economics minor must
which are used by many large companies to integrate their business        notify the Walton College Undergraduate Programs Office of intent
processes and run the organization using primarily one software           to pursue a minor. All requirements for the minor must be completed
system. The minor requires completion of 15 hours of study with all       prior to the awarding of the student’s undergraduate degree. All
of the courses applied toward the minor taken in residence. The 15        specific course prerequisites must be met. Each student must have
hours include:                                                            a 2.00 cumulative grade-point average in the courses offered in the
        WCOB 4213 ERP Fundamentals                                        minor.
        ISYS 4223 ERP Configuration and Implementation
          Plus nine hours from the following courses:                     SEE PAGE 333 FOR WALTON COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (WCOB)
        ACCT 3013 Accounting View of Economic Events                      COURSES
        ACCT 3533 Accounting Technology
        ISYS 4233 ERP Development
        TLOG 3443 Principles of Transportation
        TLOG 3613 Business Logistics
        TLOG 3623 Purchasing and Inventory Systems

   Students who desire to earn an Enterprise Resource Planning
minor must notify the Walton College Undergraduate Programs
Office of intent to pursue a minor. All requirements for the minor
must be completed prior to the awarding of the student’s undergradu-
ate degree. All specific course prerequisites must be met. Each stu-
dent must have a 2.00 cumulative grade-point average in the courses
offered for the minor




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