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Business/Marketing Education, B.S.

Requirements

Students interested in teaching can pursue a Bachelor of Science in Business/Marketing Education and a secondary teaching license through a joint program offered by the Information Systems and Technology Department and the School of Education. The Business/Marketing Education curriculum prepares students to teach business, marketing, and information technology in secondary schools.

Total Program Credits: 122

Matriculation Requirements:   
  1. ACT exam minimums: Composite 21, English 20, Math 19; or SAT exam minimums: Critical Read /Math 1000, with Math and Reading scores of 450; or If student has a bachelor degree or higher,  he/she does not need to meet this testing requirement.
  2. GPA of 3.0 or higher with no grade lower than a C in content area courses.
  3. Completion of all General Education requirements and the majority of content area courses.
  4. Pass LiveScan Criminal Background Check.
General Education Requirements:   36 Credits 
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5)   
  ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Academic Writing and Research 3
  MATH 1050 College Algebra  4
or  MATH 1055 College Algebra with Preliminaries (5)  
Complete one of the following:  3
  HIST 2700 US History to 1877   (3)    
and  HIST 2710  US History since 1877   (3)    
  HIST 1700  American Civilization   (3)    
  HIST 1740  US Economic History   (3)    
  POLS 1000 American Heritage   (3)    
  POLS 1100 American National Government   (3)    
Complete the following:   
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values  3
  HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness   (2)    
or  PES 1097 Fitness for Life  2
Distribution Courses   
  ECON 2020 Principles of Economics II (fulfills Social/Behavioral Science)   3
  Biology   3
  Physical Science  3
  Additional Biology or Physical Science  3
  Humanities Distribution  3
  Fine Arts Distribution  3
Discipline Core Requirements:   83 Credits 
Must be completed with a grade of B- or higher.  
  BMED 4200  Methods of Teaching Business/Marketing/Digital Technology  3
  IM 1010  Basic Computer Applications  3
  IM 2100 Document Processing Applications 3
  IM 2500  Graphic Applications  3
  IM 2600  Spreadsheet Applications  3
  IM 3700  Database Applications  3
  INFO 1120 Information Systems and Technology Fundamentals 3
  INFO 1200 Computer Programming I for IS/IT 3
  INFO 2200 Computer Programming II for IS IT                                          
 3
  INFO 2420  Web Application Design  3
  ACC 2010  Financial Accounting  3
  ECON 2010  Principles of Economics I  3
  FIN 1060  Personal Finance  3
  LEGL 3000  Business Law  3
  MGMT 3000  Organizational Behavior WE 3
  MKTG 220G  Written Business Communication WE 3
  MKTG 3600  Principles of Marketing  3
  EDEL 1010 Introduction to Education 2
  EDSC 3000  Educational Psychology  3
  EDSC 3250  Instructional Media  2
  EDSP 340G Exceptional Students  2
  EDSC 4200  Classroom Management I (Dance Education Majors take DANC 4430 in place of EDSC 4200) 2
  EDSC 4250  Classroom Management II  2
  EDSC 4440  Content Area Literacies  (English Education Majors take ENGL 4210, 4420, and 4230 in place of EDSC 4440.) 3
  EDSC 445G  Multicultural Instruction ESL  3
  EDSC 455G  Secondary Curriculum Instruction and Assessment  3
  EDSC 4850  Student Teaching--Secondary  8
  EDSC 4990 Teacher Performance Assessment Project WE 2
Elective Requirements:   3 Credits
Complete at least 3 credits from approved list of electives. See Department Advisor. 3
  BMED 4300 Methods of Teaching Computer Science (3)  
  DGM 1110 Digital Media Essentials I (4)  
  DGM 1660 Introduction to 3D Modeling and Surfacing (3)  
  IM 2300 Information Management Principles (3)  
  INFO 1120 Information Systems and Technology Fundamentals  (3)                       
 
  INFO 2410 Database Fundamentals(3)                                              
 
  IT 1510 Introduction to System Administration--Linux/UNIX (3)    
  IT 1600 Computer Architecture and Systems Software (3)                               
 
  IT 1700 Cybersecurity Essentials (3)  
  IT 2600 Data Communication Fundamentals (3)  
  MKTG 3660  Digital Marketing (3)                                                                                 
 

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of 122 semester credit hours with at least 40 credit hours in upper-division courses.
  2. Overall Grade of 3.0 (B) or above with no grade lower than a C in major required content courses and no grade lower than a B- in Licensure and Methods courses.
  3. Residency hours: Minimum of 30 credit hours through course attendance at UVU, with at least 10 hours earned in the last 45 hours.
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements. Students are responsible for completing all prerequisite courses.
  5. Successful completion of at least one Global/Intercultural course.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and Italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Academic Writing or  Literacies and Composition Across Context  3
MATH 1050 or MATH 1055
College Algebra or College Algebra with Preliminaries 4
HLTH 1100 or PES 1097 Personal Health & Wellness or Fitness for life 2
MKTG 220G Written Business Communication WE 3
FIN 1060 Personal Finance 3
IM 1010 Basic Computer Applications 3
  Semester Total: 18
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 2010
Intermediate Writing Academic Writing and Research 3
American Institutions  3
Fine Arts Distribution  3
INFO 1200
Computer Programming I for IS/IT 3
INFO 1120 Info Systems & Tech Fundamentals 3
  Semester Total: 15
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
Humanities Distribution  3
ACC 2010
Financial Accounting 3
IM 2500 Graphic Applications 3
IM 2100 Document Processing Applications 3
INFO 2200
Computer Programming II for IS/IT 3
  Semester Total: 15
NOTE: IM 2500 and IM 2100 are offered Fall only.   
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
IM 2600 Spreadsheet Applications 3
IM 3700 Database Applications 3
Third Science Distribution 3
LEGL 3000
Business Law 3
MKTG 3600 Principles of Marketing 3
  Semester Total: 15
NOTE: BMED 4200 and IM 3700 are offered Spring only.  
Semester 5 Course Title Credit Hours
MGMT 3000
Organizational Behavior WE 3
Elective   3
Social Behavioral Science Distribution  3
INFO 2420  Web Application Design 3
ECON 2010 Principles of Economics I 3
  Semester Total: 15
Successful Admission to Professional Education Program   
Semester 6 Course Title Credit Hours
EDSC 3000 Educational Psychology 3
EDEL 1010 Introduction to Education 2
EDSC 3250 Instuctional Media 2
EDSP 340G Exepctional Students 2
Biology Distribution  3
Physical Science Distribution  3
  Semester Total: 15
Semester 7 Course Title Credit Hours
BMED 4200
Methods of Teaching 3
EDSC 4200 Classroom Management 2
EDSC 4440 Content Area Literacies 3
EDSC 445G Multicultural Instruction/ESL 3
EDSC 4550 Secondary Curriculum Instruction and Assessment 3
  Semester Total: 14
NOTE: BMED 4200 and IM 3700 are offered Spring only.   
Semester 8 Course Title Credit Hours
PHIL 2050  Ethics and Values  3
EDSC 4250 Classroom Management II 2
EDSC 4850 Student Teaching - Secondary 8
EDSC 4990 Teacher Performance Assessment Project WE 2
  Semester Total: 15
  Degree total:
122 

Department

Information Systems and Technology

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