Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Sample 2 Year Plans of Study

General Business

This sample 2 Year Plan of Study for the RVC General Business degree will give you an outline for a suggested way to approach taking your courses each semester.

You should still meet with an Academic Advisor regularly to make sure you are on the proper track.

Fall Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  BUS-101 Introduction to Business (3)
  BUS-170 Intro to Organizational Behavior (3)
  ENG-101 Composition I (3)
  MTH-120 College Algebra, or
  MTH-160 Topics From Finite Mathematics (3)
  CIS-102 Intro to Computers & Info Systems (3)

Spring Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  ATG-110 Financial Accounting (4)
  SPH-131 Fundamentals of Communication (3)
  PCI-106 Microcomputer Applications/Windows Based (4)
  BUS-103 Business Mathematics, or
  BUS-223 Business Statistics (3)

Fall Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  BUS-203 Economics for Business (3)
  BUS-282 International Business (3)
  MKT-260 Principles of Marketing (3)
  MGT-270 Principles of Management (3)
  BUS-200 Legal Environment in Business, or
  BUS-201 Business Law (3)

* Plus 3-credit General Education elective

Spring Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  BUS-105 Consumer Econ & Pers Financ (3)
  BUS-279 Principles of Finance (3)
  BUS-298 Global Small Business Incubator (3)
  MKT-288 Customer Relations (3)

* Plus 3-credit ATG/BUS/MKT/MGT elective

Management

This sample 2 Year Plan of Study for the RVC Management degree will give you an outline for a suggested way to approach taking your courses each semester.

You should still meet with an Academic Advisor regularly to make sure you are on the proper track.

Fall Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  BUS-101 Introduction to Business (3)
  BUS-170 Intro to Organizational Behavior (3)
  ENG-101 Composition I (3)
  MTH-120 College Algebra, or
* MTH-160 Topics From Finite Mathematics (3)
  CIS-102 Intro to Computers & Info Systems (3)

* Prerequisite for BUS 223

Spring Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  ATG-110 Financial Accounting (4)
  SPH-131 Fundamentals of Communication (3)
  PCI-106 Microcomputer Applications/Windows Based (4)
  BUS-223 Business Statistics (3)

Fall Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  BUS-203 Economics for Business (3)
  BUS-282 International Business (3)
  MKT-260 Principles of Marketing (3)
  MGT-270 Principles of Management (3)
  BUS-200 Legal Environment in Business, or
  BUS-201 Business Law (3)

* Plus 3-credit General Education elective

Spring Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  MGT-271 Human Resource Management (3)
  MGT-274 Leadership (3)
  BUS-279 Principles of Finance (3)
  BUS-298 Global Small Business Incubator (3)
  MKT-288 Customer Relations (3)


Marketing

This sample 2 Year Plan of Study for the RVC Marketing degree will give you an outline for a suggested way to approach taking your courses each semester.

You should still meet with an Academic Advisor regularly to make sure you are on the proper track.

Fall Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  BUS-101 Introduction to Business (3)
  ENG-101 Composition I (3)
  MTH-120 College Algebra, or
* MTH-160 Topics From Finite Mathematics (3)
  CIS-102 Intro to Computers & Info Systems (3)

* Prerequisite for BUS 223

Spring Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  ATG-110 Financial Accounting (4)
  SPH-131 Fundamentals of Communication (3)
  PCI-106 Microcomputer Applications/Windows Based (4)
  BUS-103 Business Mathematics (3)
  BUS-223 Business Statistics (3)
  MKT-260 Principles of Marketing (3)

Fall Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  BUS-203 Economics for Business (3)
  BUS-282 International Business (3)
  MGT-270 Principles of Management (3)
  MKT-288 Customer Relations (3)

* Plus 3-credit ATG/BUS/MGT/MKT/OFF/PCI elective

Spring Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  MKT-265 Salesmanship (3)
  MKT-266 Principles of Advertising (3)
  BUS-279 Principles of Finance (3)
  BUS-298 Global Small Business Incubator (3)
  BUS-200 Legal Environment in Business, or
  BUS-201 Business Law (3)