Business Scholars Major Map

Freshman Year

First Semester
BA 100 1
ENGL 160 3
MATH TRACK 5
ECON 120 3
The Past* 3
BA 190 0
Total: 15
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
Second Semester
IDS 200 4
ENGL 161 3
MATH TRACK 5
ECON 121 3
BA 190 0
Total: 15
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Service Requirement
- Join a Student Org

Sophomore Year

First Semester
IDS 270 4
ACTG 210 3
FIN 301 3
Natural World* 4
COMM* 100 3
BA 190 0
Total: 17
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Ignite
- Service Requirement
Second Semester
ACTG 211 3
FIN 302 3
MGMT 340 3
BA 200 3
BA 220** 1
BA 190 0
Total: 13
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Junior Achievement Service

Junior Year

First Semester
***BA 320 1
MKTG 360 3
IDS 355 3
MGMT 350 3
IDS 371 A.Q.S 3
Elective* 3
BA 190 0
Total: 15
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Service Requirement
- iLEAD~
- IPD*
Second Semester
***BA 320 1
Major 3
Major 3
Major 3
Creative Arts* 3
Elective* 3
BA 190 0
Total: 15
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Service Requirement
- iLEAD~
- IPD*

Senior Year

First Semester
Global Business Perspectives 3
World Cultures* 3
Major 3
Major/Bus Elec 3
Elective 3
BA 190 0
Total: 15
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Service Requirement
- Ignite Mentoring
- IPD*
Second Semester
Major 3
Major 3
Major/Bus Elec 3
Major/Bus Elec 3
Integrative 4
BA 190 0
Total: 16
Activities and Service
- Speaker Series
- Service Requirement
- IPD*

ADDITIONAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Foreign Language (2 years with C or better in high school or native speaker.)
  • CABS Service activity to be completed each fall and spring semester beginning the second semester of freshman year.


  • KEY

  • * Can be taken during any semester
  • ** Does not count towards degree hours for graduation requirements
  • *** Can be taken first or second semester Junior year
  • ~ Completed in conjunction with UIC Experience
  • Red - Scholars Business Core
    Blue - General Education, possible honors


    You may exercise some flexibility in regards to class scheduling. It is your responsibility to follow
    prerequisites. Please make sure to regularly see an academic adviser to ensure that you are fulfilling your
    degree requirements.

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