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Energy, Business and Finance (EBF) - ARCHIVE

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Begin Date: Summer Session 2006
End Date: Fall Semester 2006 -UCA

Energy, Business and Finance - ARCHIVE

University Park, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences (EBF)
University Park, The Smeal College of Business

This major, offered jointly by the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences and the Smeal College of Business, combines training in business, economics, finance, and the physical sciences with a core of classes focusing on the energy and related industries. The major helps students prepare for careers in the energy industry, as well as financial institutions, non-profit groups, and international organizations dealing with energy issues. The curriculum also provides a strong base for further study in business, economics, law, and social sciences.

For the B.S. degree in Energy, Business and Finance, a minimum of 120 credits is required.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

GENERAL EDUCATION: 45 credits
(30 of these 45 credits are included in the REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

UNITED STATES CULTURES AND INTERNATIONAL CULTURES:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

WRITING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 21-26 credits

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 79-84 credits
(This includes 30 credits of General Education Courses: 9 credits of GN courses, 9 credits of GWS courses, 6 credits of GQ courses, and 6 credits of GS courses.)

PRESCRIBED COURSES (37 credits)
ECON 002 GS(3)[1], EM SC 100S GWS(3), ENNEC 100 GS(3)[1] (Sem: 1-2)
ACCTG 211(4), ECON 302 GS(3) (Sem: 3-4)
EM SC 301(3), EM SC 304(3) (Sem: 5-6)
I B 303 IL(3), INS 301(3) (Sem: 5-8)
EM SC 401(3)[1], ENNEC 473(3), ENNEC 484W(3)[1] (Sem: 7-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (42-47 credits)
CMPSC 101 GQ(3) or CMPSC 203 GQ(4) (Sem: 1-2)
ENGL 015 GWS(3) or ENGL 030 GWS(3) (Sem: 1-2)
MATH 110 GQ(4) or MATH 140 GQ(4) (Sem: 1-2)
B A 243(4) or B LAW 243(3) (Sem: 3-4)
ECON 004 GS(3)[1] or GEOG 126 GS;US;IL(3)[1] (Sem: 3-4)
ENNEC 472(3) or MS&IS 200(4) or STAT 200 GQ(4) (Sem: 3-4)
IST 110 GS;US;IL(4) or M I S 204(2) (Sem: 3-4)
ENGL 202C GWS(3) or ENGL 202D GWS(3) (Sem: 7-8)
Select 9 credits from: EGEE 101 GN(3), GEOG 110 GN(3), GEOG 115 GN(3), GEOSC 020 GN(3), GEOSC 021 GN(3), MATSE 081 GN(3), METEO 003 GN(3), METEO 101 GN(3), EGEE 120 GN(3) (Sem: 3-6)
Select 9 credits from: ECON 428(3), EM SC 420(3), GEOG 430(3), GEOG 431(3), GEOG 424 US;IL(3), GEOSC 402Y IL(3), GEOSC 454(3), METEO 473(3) (Sem: 5-8)

[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2006

Blue Sheet Item #: 34-02-086

Review Date: 10/11/05

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