Discontinued Program - General Business Administration - Prelaw

Program:
General Business Administration - Prelaw
Program Code:
6041 General Business Admin-Prelaw
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Bachelor of Arts
Start Term:
FS96
End Term:
FS09
College:
Eli Broad College of Business and The Eli Broad Graduate School of Management
Department:
The Eli Broad College of Business


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Following this section are the requirements as represented in Degree Navigator, MSU's online advising tool. The Degree Navigator section is only available for programs using Degree Navigator for degree certification.

The Eli Broad College of Business and The Eli Broad Graduate School of Management

Department of Finance

Undergraduate Programs
General Business Administration - Prelaw

The general business administration–prelaw major combines prelegal and business education. Graduates may apply for admission to a law school or pursue an advanced degree in business administration, or enter a wide variety of careers in business.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree in General Business Administration—Prelaw

  1. The graduation requirements of the University as described in the Undergraduate Education section of this catalog; 120 credits, including general elective credits, are required for the Bachelor of Arts degree in General Business Administration—Prelaw.

    The completion of Mathematics 103 and 124 [referenced in item 2. below] may also satisfy the University mathematics requirement.

    The University's Tier II writing requirement for the General Business Administration—Prelaw major is met by completing General Business and Business Law 395H or 420.  General Business and Business Law 395H is referenced in item 2. a. in the College's statement on Graduation Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree in the majors that comprise the Business Administration Programs.  General Business and Business Law 420 is referenced in item 3. a. (1) below.
  2. The requirements of The Eli Broad College of Business for the Bachelor of Arts degree in the majors that comprise the Business Administration Programs.
  3. The following requirements for the major:
                   
    a. Major Field of Concentration:  A minimum grade–point average of 2.0 in courses in the Major Field of Concentration that consists of courses approved in advance by the student's academic advisor and that must include (15 or 16 credits):  
      (1) The following course (3 credits):  
        GBL 420 Role of Law and Lawyers in Society (W) 3
      (2) At least two of the following courses (6 to 8 credits):  
        COM 225 An Introduction to Interpersonal Communication 3
        COM 240 Introduction to Organizational Communication 4
        HST 318 United States Constitutional History 3
        PHL 345 Business Ethics 4
        PHL 354 Philosophy of Law 3
        PLS 320 The American Judicial Process 3
        PLS 321 American Constitutional Law 3
        PSY 235 Social Psychology 3
        SOC 131 Social Problems 3
      (3) One 300–400 level course from each of two of the following:  Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, and Marketing and Supply Chain Management (6 credits). Courses that are used to satisfy BUSINESS CORE PROGRAM requirements [referenced in item 2. above] may not be used to satisfy this requirement.  



Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

NOTE: Degree Navigator is an advising tool only and should not be viewed as a contract with the student. Any questions about the requirements should be directed to an academic advisor.


General Business Administration - Prelaw, BA (6041)

Required Credits: 120    Program Version: FS10

Requirement 1: University Tier I Writing
University Tier I Writing: The required number of courses from 1 of the following sets of courses
WRA: 1. WRA: 1 course from WRA110, WRA115, WRA120, WRA125, WRA130, WRA135, WRA140, WRA145, WRA150, WRA195H, LBS133, AL192, AL192H
Alternate: 2 courses
At least 1 course from WRA110, WRA115, WRA120, WRA125, WRA130, WRA135, WRA140, WRA145, WRA150, WRA195H, LBS133, AL192, AL192H
At least 1 course from AL201
James Madison Writing: 3. James Madison Writing: 2 courses from MC111, MC112
Residential College Writing: 4. Residential College Writing: 2 courses from RCAH111, RCAH112
Conditions:
University Tier I Writing: Students who receive a 1.0 or 1.5 in Tier I Writing must take AL201 or repeat the course to meet the 2.0 minimum grade requirement. (Applies to Requirement(s) 1)
University Tier I Writing: A minimum grade of 2.0 for all course(s) in Requirement(s) 1 (subrule)

Requirement 2: University Mathematics
University Mathematics: The required number of courses from 1 of the following sets of courses
MTH2: 1 course
At least 1 course from LB118, MTH110, MTH116, MTHRQMT, MTHWAIV1, MTHWAIV2, Mathematics Pre-Matriculation, Mathematics Post-Matriculation
MTH1: 2 courses
At least 1 course from MTH103, MTH103WAIV
At least 1 course from MTH112, MTH114, MTH124, MTH132, MTH152H, MTH201, STT200, STT201

Requirement 3: University IAH201 - IAH210
University IAH201 - IAH210: 4 credits from IAH201, IAH202, IAH203, IAH204, IAH205, IAH206, IAH207, IAH208, IAH209, IAH210, RCAH201, ANY IAH BELOW 211

Requirement 4: University IAH211 or higher
University IAH211 or higher: 4 credits from IAH211A, IAH211B, IAH211C, IAH211D, IAH221A, IAH221B, IAH221C, IAH231A, IAH231B, IAH231C, IAH241A, IAH241B, IAH241C, IAH241D, IAH241E, IAH241F, RCAH202, TRANSFER IAH, ANY IAH211 OR HIGHER

Requirement 5: University ISS200 Series
University ISS200 Series: 4 credits from ISS210, ISS215, ISS220, ISS225, ISS230, ISS235, MC201, TRANSFER ISS 200 LEVEL, ANY ISS 200 LEVEL
Conditions:
University ISS200 Series: No credits from EC201, EC202, EC251H, EC252H, EC210 in Requirement(s) 5

Requirement 6: University ISS300 Series
University ISS300 Series: 4 credits from ISS305, ISS308, ISS310, ISS315, ISS318, ISS320, ISS325, ISS327, ISS328, ISS330A, ISS330B, ISS330C, ISS335, ISS336, MC202, ANY ISS 300 LEVEL

Requirement 7: University ISB
University ISB: 3 credits from ISB200, ISB201, ISB202, ISB204, TRANSFER ISB, ISB ALTERNATIVE TRACK, ANY 3 CREDIT ISB COURSE

Requirement 8: University ISP
University ISP: 3 credits from ISP203A, ISP203B, ISP205, ISP207, ISP209, ISP213H, ISP215, ISP217, ISP220, ISP221, TRANSFER ISP, ISP ALTERNATIVE TRACK, ANY 3 CREDIT ISP COURSE

Requirement 9: University Laboratory Experience
University Laboratory Experience: The required number of credits from 1 of the following sets of courses
Univ Lab: 2 credits
At least 2 credits from ISB201L, ISB208L, ISP203L, ISP205L, ISP207L, ISP209L, ISP217L, ANY 2 CREDIT ISB/ISP LAB, LAB EXPERIENCE ALTERNATIVE TRACK, TRANSFER LAB
Alternative: 2 credits
At least 1 credit from ISB201L, ISB208L, ISP203L, ISP205L, ISP207L, ISP209L, ISP217L, ANY 2 CREDIT ISB/ISP LAB, LAB EXPERIENCE ALTERNATIVE TRACK, TRANSFER LAB
At least 1 credit from an Alternative Track Lab credit

Requirement 10: University Diversity Distribution
University Diversity Distribution: A total 2 courses
At least 1 course from NationalIAH or ISS courses emphasizing national diversity or both national diversity and international and multicultural diversity
At least 1 course from InternationalIAH or ISS courses emphasizing international and multicultural diversity or both national diversity and international and multicultural diversity
Conditions:
University Diversity Distribution: No more than 1 course from IAH or ISS emphasizing both national diversity and international and multicultural diversity in Requirement(s) 10

Requirement 11: Major - General Business Administration - Prelaw - GBL 420 - Role of Law and Lawyers in Society (W)
Major - General Business Administration - Prelaw - GBL 420 - Role of Law and Lawyers in Society (W): 1 course from GBL420

Requirement 12: Major - General Business Administration - Prelaw - Major Selections
Major - General Business Administration - Prelaw - Major Selections: A total 1 course from each of 2 of the following sets of courses
300400 level course from ACC.
300400 level course from MGT.
300400 level course from FI.
300400 level course from EC.
300400 level course from MSC.
300400 level course from GBL.

Requirement 13: Major - General Business Administration - Prelaw - Prelaw Selections
Major - General Business Administration - Prelaw - Prelaw Selections: 2 courses from COM225, COM240, HST318, PHL345, PHL354, PLS320, PLS321, PSY235, SOC131

Requirement 14: Major Distribution - General Business Administration - Prelaw GPA
Major Distribution - General Business Administration - Prelaw GPA: 5 courses from General Business Admin-Prelaw Major Core GPA Requirement

Requirement 15: Electives - Non-Business Electives
Electives - Non-Business Electives: 9 credits from General elective courses outside the Broad College and Depts of Mathematics and Stat & Probability. Courses that are used to satisfy Univ require & Business Core Program may not be used to satisfy this requirement.

Requirement 16: College - Business Core - MTH103 - College Algebra
College - Business Core - MTH103 - College Algebra: 1 course from MTH103, MTH103WAIV, MTH116, MTHRQMT

Requirement 17: College - Business Core - MTH124 - Survey of Calculus I
College - Business Core - MTH124 - Survey of Calculus I: 1 course from MTH124

Requirement 18: College - Business Core - CSE101 - Computing Concepts and Competencies
College - Business Core - CSE101 - Computing Concepts and Competencies: 1 course from CSE101

Requirement 19: College - Business Core - EC201 - Introduction to Microeconomics
College - Business Core - EC201 - Introduction to Microeconomics: 1 course from EC201

Requirement 20: College - Business Core - EC202 - Introduction to Macroeconomics
College - Business Core - EC202 - Introduction to Macroeconomics: 1 course from EC202

Requirement 21: College - Business Core - ACC201 - Principles of Financial Accounting
College - Business Core - ACC201 - Principles of Financial Accounting: 1 course from ACC201

Requirement 22: College - Business Core - ACC202 - Principles of Management Accounting
College - Business Core - ACC202 - Principles of Management Accounting: 1 course from ACC202

Requirement 23: College - Business Core - STT315 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Business
College - Business Core - STT315 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Business: 1 course from STT315

Requirement 24: College - Business Core - EC340 or MKT310 - International Business Core Requirement
College - Business Core - EC340 or MKT310 - International Business Core Requirement: 1 course from EC340, MKT310

Requirement 25: College - Business Core - FI311 - Financial Management
College - Business Core - FI311 - Financial Management: 1 course from FI311

Requirement 26: College - Business Core - GBL395 - Law, Public Policy, and Business
College - Business Core - GBL395 - Law, Public Policy, and Business: 1 course from GBL395, GBL395H

Requirement 27: College - Business Core - ITM309 - Business Information Systems and Technology
College - Business Core - ITM309 - Business Information Systems and Technology: 1 course from ITM309

Requirement 28: College - Business Core - MGT315 - Managing Human Resources and Organizational Behavior
College - Business Core - MGT315 - Managing Human Resources and Organizational Behavior: 1 course from MGT315

Requirement 29: College - Business Core - MKT 300 - Managerial Marketing (I)
College - Business Core - MKT 300 - Managerial Marketing (I): 1 course from MKT300

Requirement 30: College - Business Core - MKT 317 - Quantitative Business Research Methods
College - Business Core - MKT 317 - Quantitative Business Research Methods: 1 course from MKT317

Requirement 31: College - Business Core - SCM303 - Introduction to Supply Chain Management
College - Business Core - SCM303 - Introduction to Supply Chain Management: 1 course from SCM303

Requirement 32: College - Business Core - MGT409 - Business Policy and Strategic Management
College - Business Core - MGT409 - Business Policy and Strategic Management: 1 course from MGT409

Requirement 33: Electives
Electives: 0 credits from Electives at Michigan State University and transfer coursework. This number can change based on the credits of the coursework taken to fulfill University, College, and Major requirements. Please contact your academic advisor with any questions.

Requirement 34: University Residency
University Residency: 30 credits from MSU coursework, 27 credits from MSU courses taken after reaching junior standing, 20 credits from courses offered by MSU while admitted to major & 20 of the last 30 credits must be MSU courses. Please see academic advisor.