University of Wisconsin-Whitewater2000-2001 Undergraduate Catalog

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DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT

Phone: 262-472-3964
E-Mail: management@uwwvax.uww.edu

Faculty: Peggy Anderson, Tom Bramorski, James Bronson, Christine Clements (Chairperson), William Drago, Yezdi Godiwalla, Jerry Gosen, P. Daniel Hancock, Stephen Havlovic, Anil Kumar, Robert Leitheiser, Manohar Madan, David Munro, Sameer Prasad, Marcia Pulich, George Sargent, James Sisak, Atlee Svanoe, Richard Wagner, John Washbush, Jon Werner.

Management is the art and science of effectively utilizing human and physical resources to attain the objectives of the organization. The programs of study include: general, human resources (a separate major), production/operations (a separate major). General Management allows students flexibility in selecting courses to prepare for a position in a wide variety of areas. Human Resources Management (HR M Major) educates students for careers in salary administration, manpower planning and development, employee services, labor relations and organizational development. Production/Operations Management (P/OM Major) prepares the students for careers in production and inventory control, scheduling, quantitative methods, quality control, purchasing, and supervision; emphasis is placed on the production of both goods and services in the private and public sectors. Safety Management prepares the student for positions in industrial safety leading to management positions in safety, personnel, and production.

MAJORS/EMPHASIS

GENERAL MANAGEMENT (BBA)

MAJOR - 24 CREDITS

  1. MGNT 250-369 AND 250-419
  2. SELECT 9 CRED FROM COURSES AS FOLLOWS:
    1. ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS (3 CRED):

    2. MGNT 250-471 OR 250-480 OR ECON 230-345 OR 3- CREDIT (300 LEVEL OR ABOVE) QUANTATIVE COURSE AS APPROVED BY THE ADVISOR (A STUDENT WHO HAS COMPLETED A CALCULUS COURSE MAY SUBSTITUTE A GENERAL MANAGEMENT ELECTIVE).
    3. GENERAL MANAGEMENT ELECTIVES (6 CRED): MGNT 250-310, 250-385 OR 250-387, 250-410, 250-486, 250-488, 250-493, 250-496 AND 250-498 (INTERNSHIPS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED).

    4. NOTE: STUDENTS MAY TAKE 250-385 OR 250-387 UNDER THIS SECTION, BUT NOT BOTH.
  3. IDENTIFY THROUGH A WRITTEN PROPOSAL AT LEAST 9 CREDITS AT 300 OR 400 LEVEL IN CONSULTATION WITH A GENERAL MANAGEMENT ADVISER. THE COURSES MUST CONSTITUTE A LOGICAL AND COHERENT PROGRAM WITHIN THE GENERAL MANAGEMENT CONTEXT.
  4. COMPLETE AN INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT COURSE AS A GENERAL MANAGEMENT ELECTIVE (SECOND REQUIREMENT ABOVE, 250-410) OR AN INTERNATIONAL COURSE AS PART OF THE FOCUS COMPONENT (THIRD REQUIREMENT ABOVE) AS APPROVED BY THE ADVISOR.
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT (BBA)

MAJOR - 24 CREDITS

  1. MGNT 250-320
  2. SELECT 21 CRED FROM COURSES MGNT 250-425, 250-426, 250-428, 250-429, 250-430, 250-478, 250-493, 250-496, 250-498, FNLW 240-443 AND SFTY 462-380
OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT (BBA)

MAJOR - 24 CREDITS

  1. MGNT 250-445, 250-450, 250-455, 250-465 AND 250-471
  2. SELECT 9 CRED FROM COURSES MGNT 250-456, 250-460, 250-466, 250-480, 250-486, 250-493, MKTG 260-436, ECON 230-438
POM: E-OPERATIONS EMPHASIS (BBA)

MAJOR - 24 UNITS
 1. MANGEMNT 445, MANGEMNT 450, MANGEMNT 455, MANGEMNT 465 AND MANGEMNT 471
 2. SELECT 3 COURSES FROM:
  MANGEMNT 456,  MANGEMNT 460,  MANGEMNT 480, COMPSCI 210, OR  COMPSCI 220

PRODUCTION OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT: SERVICE MANAGEMENT EMPHASIS (BBA)

MAJOR - 24 CREDITS

 
  1. MGNT 250-445, 250-450, 250-455, 250-465 AND 250-471
  2. SELECT 9 CRED FROM COURSES: MGNT 250-456, 250-466, 250-480, 250-486, 250-493
PRODUCTION OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT EMPHASIS (BBA)
MAJOR - 24 CREDITS

 
  1. MGNT 250-445, 250-450, 250-455, 250-465 AND 250-471
  2. SELECT 9 CREDITS FROM COURSES: MGNT 250-456, 250-460, 250-493, MKTG 260-460, ECON 230-438


PROGRAM OF PUBLIC POLICY AND ADMINISTRATION

The University offers an opportunity for students to earn a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Public Policy and Administration. The major is designed to prepare students for careers in local, state, or national governments, and in businesses and other organizations in the private sector which work closely with government. The major is sponsored jointly by the Political Science Department in the College of Letters and Sciences and the Management Department in the College of Business and Economics. The courses in the major are offered by these two departments and by several other departments in the two Colleges, providing broad interdisciplinary preparation for the student.

MAJOR

PUBLIC POLICY AND ADMINISTRATION (BS)

MAJOR - 60 CREDITS

  1. ACTG 210-244, ECON 230-212, MGNT 250-211, PSYC 840-211
  2. MATH 760-231 OR PSYC 840-215
  3. MGNT 250-301, 250-480, PSCI 820-344, 820-320 AND 820-330
  4. PSCI 820-489
  5. SELECT 3 - 12 CRED FROM COURSE PSCI 820-493 IN CONSULTATION WITH ADVISER. A 2.25 COMBINED UW-W & TRANSFER GPA IS REQUIRED TO TAKE THE COURSE.
  6. IN CONSULTATION WITH ADVISER SELECT 0-9 CREDITS OF ELECTIVES IN LIBERAL ARTS OR BUSINESS COURSES
  7. IN CONSULTATION WITH AN ADVISER SELECT A 15 CREDIT CONCENTRATION FROM PUBLIC POLICY, GENERAL MANAGEMENT, PERSONNEL, POLICE AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION, PLANNING AND BUDGET ADMINISTRATION, URBAN AFFAIRS, AND LEGAL AFFAIRS; OR AN INDIVIDUALIZED PLAN.
WRITING REQUIREMENT - 3 CREDITS
  1. SELECT 1 COURSE FROM B ED 220-353, ENGL 680-370, 680-372, PSCI 820-300 RLS

  2. *General Education Recommendations: 820-141 American Government and Politics, 230-211 Economic Principles, 760-143 Finite Math for Business and Social Sciences or 760-152 Elementary Functions. A combined UW-W and transfer GPA of 2.25 or higher and a GPA of 2.00 in the major are required to take PSCI 820-493 and to graduate. No more than 3 Economics and 10 Business courses may be taken. Courses applied toward General Studies cannot be used for major or liberal arts requirements. A minor is not required.
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Last revised on March 10, 2000 by WDT
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