The Curriculum

All business majors must complete the General Education Core, which provides a balanced exposure to the liberal arts, including English, arts and humanities, the sciences, and the social sciences. 

Students seeking an A.A. in Business Studies must earn 61 credits.

General Education Core—22 credits

  • EN1011 Composition and Rhetoric (3 credits)
  • EN1021 Research and Analysis (3 credits)
  • FY1011 First Year Experience (3 credits) OR FY1001 Foundations in Learning (3 credits)
  • Humanities (3 credits)
  • Mathematics (3 credits)
  • Natural Sciences, including lab (4 credits)
  • Social Sciences (3 credits)

 Business Courses—30 credits

  • BU1011 Introduction to Business (3 credits)
  • BU1111 Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)
  • BU1112 Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)
  • BU2411 Principles of Management (3 credits)
  • BU2511 Introduction to Marketing (3 credits)
  • BU2991 Business Seminar (3 credits)
  • EC2111 Essentials of Economics (3 credits) OR EC2112 Introduction to Microeconomics (3 credits) OR EC2113 Introduction to Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • MA1412 Statistics (3 credits)
  • Two Business Electives at the 2000 level (6 credits)

 Electives—9 credits

  • One Elective at the 1000 level (3 credits)
  • Two Electives at the 2000 or 3000 level (6 credits)


SAMPLE COURSE SEQUENCE

SEMESTER ONE—13 credits

  • EN1011  Composition and Rhetoric (3 credits)
  • FY1011 First Year Experience (3 credits)
  • BU1011 Introduction to Business (3 credits)
  • BU1111 Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)

JANUARY TERM—3 credits

  • Social Sciences (3 credits)

SEMESTER TWO—12 credits

  • EN1021 Research & Analysis (3 credits)
  • Humanities (3 credits)
  • MA1421 Statistics (3 credits)
  • BU1112 Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)

SUMMER TERM—6 credits

  • Business Elective 2000+ (3 credits)
  • 1000+ Elective (3 credits)

SEMESTER THREE—13 credits

  • Natural Sciences with lab (4 credits)
  • BU2411 Principles of Management (3 credits)
  • BU2511 Introduction to Marketing (3 credits)
  • EC2111 Essentials of Economics (3 credits)

JANUARY TERM—3 credits

  • 2000+ Elective (3 credits)

SEMESTER FOUR—12 credits

  • BU2991 Business Seminar (3 credits)
  • Math (3 credits)
  • Business Elective 2000+ (3 credits)
  • 2000+ Elective (3 credits)

Questions?

Roxanne Hamilton, M.Ed.
Chair, Business Department
802-387-6791
rhamilton@landmark.edu

Dr. Adrienne Major
Academic Dean
802-387-7143
amajor@landmark.edu