Major Academic Plan for B.B.A. in Business Informatics

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs. Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GEF, S, SuAppropriate placement score 
GE Objective 4 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 7: INFO 1181 3  GEF, SMATH 1143 or MATH 1147 
BA 1110 The World of Business 3   F, S  
INFO 1150 Software and Systems Architecture 3   D INFO 1181
Semester Total15
Second Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3 C-GEF, S, SuENGL 1101 or equivalent 
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 6: NOT ECON 3  GE   
INFO 1182 Informatics and Programming II 3   F, SINFO 1181 
MKTG 2225 Basic Marketing Management 3   F, S  
Semester Total15
Third Semester
GE Objective 3: MGT 2216 3  GEF, SENGL 1101 and MATH 1108 
GE Objective 5: Lecture & Lab 4  GE   
ACCT 2201 Principles of Accounting I 3   F, SENGL 1101 and MATH 1108 
BA 2210 Introduction to Professional Development I 1   F, S  
INFO 2220 Web Development:Client-Side Programming 3   DINFO 1181 
Semester Total14
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 5 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 6: ECON 2201 3  GEF, S, Su  
ACCT 2202 Principles of Accounting II 3   F, SACCT 2201 
INFO 3307 Systems Analysis and Design 3  UMDINFO 1181 
MGT 2217 Advanced Business Statistics 3   F, SMGT 2216 
Semester Total15
Fifth Semester
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
GE Objective 9 3  GE   
BA 3310 Exploring Professional Development II 1  UMF, SBA 2210 
ECON 2202 Principles of Microeconomics 3   F, S, Su  
INFO 3380 Networking and Virtualization 3  UMDINFO 1150 
INFO 4407 Database Design and Implementation 3  UMDINFO 1182 and INFO 3307 
Semester Total16
Sixth Semester
CMP 2201 Business and Professional Communication 3   F, S, SuCOMM 1101 
FIN 3315 Corporate Financial Management 3  UMF, SACCT 2202, ECON 2201 & 2202, MGT 2216 
INFO 3301 Introduction to Informatics and Analytics 3  UMF, SINFO 1100 or equivalent
MGT 2261 Legal Environment of Organizations 3   F, SSophomore standing. 
MGT 3312 Individual and Organizational Behavior 3  UMF, SENGL 1102 
Semester Total15
Seventh Semester
BA 4410 1  UMF, SBA 3310
FIN 1115 Personal Finance 3   F, S, Su 
INFO 4430 Web Application Development 3  UMDINFO 4407
MGT 3329 Operations and Production Management 3  UMF, SMGT 2217
Free Electives 4      
Semester Total14
Eighth Semester
ENGL 3307 Professional and Technical Writing
or ENGL 3308 Business Communications
3  UMF, S, SuSenior; INFO 3301, FIN 3315, MGT 3312 & 3329, MKTG 2225 
INFO 4482 Systems Development and Implementation Methodologies 3  UMDINFO 4407 AND INFO 4430
INFO 4493 Advanced Informatics Internship 3  UMF, S  
MGT 4460 Strategic Management 3  UMF, SSenior; INFO 3301, FIN 3315, MGT 3312 & 3329, MKTG 2225 
Upper Division Free Electives 1  UM   
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total16
Total120
MAP Credit SummaryCredits
Major75
General Education37
Electives to reach 120 credits8
Total120