BA Four-Year Degree Plan

The following is a sample schedule for this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in four years.

The following degree plan is based on the 2018-19 catalog and Missouri State general education requirements.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
CSC 130 The World of Computer Science 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
MTH 261 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 5
Total hours16

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MTH 315 Algebraic Structures 3
MTH 280 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II 5
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States since 1877
3
Total hours14

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
MTH 302 Multivariate Calculus 3
MTH 333 Linear Algebra 3
General Education (Social Science) 3
BA Language Course 101 3
Course for Minor 3
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Writing II (Eng 221 recommended) 3
MTH 532 Introduction to Abstract Algebra 3
General Education (Life Science) 4
BA Language Course 102 3
Course for Minor 3
Total hours16

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
MTH 540 Statistical Theory I 3
MTH Required Elective 3
General Education (Arts) 3
BA Language Course 201 3
Course for Minor 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
MTH 503 Advanced Calculus I 3
BA Fine Arts Required Elective 3
MTH 121 Multicultural Views of History and Mathematics 3
BA Language Course 202 3
Course for Minor 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Mathematics Elective 3
BA Fine Arts Required Elective 3
HST 103 World History to Circa 1600 C.E. 3
Course for Minor 3
BA Philosophy Required Course 3
Elective 3
Total hours18

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
General Elective (Public Issues) 3
HST 104 World History since 1600 C.E. 3
MTH 497 Topics 1
Elective 3
Course for Minor 3
Total hours13
Degree plan last reviewed 06-26-2018.

ECO 155 is a recommended general education course from the Social Sciences category.
** HST 103 and PHI 105/110 count toward the general education requirements.