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2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Education, Non-teaching (Corporate Communication Technology Option), B.S.

Vince Smith, program coordinator

Students seeking to graduate without meeting teacher licensure requirements are not required to take the courses for the Secondary Education minor and may select the non-teaching option in Corporate Communication Technology. This option integrates a solid business core with specialized instruction in business and corporate communication, technology, and elective opportunities to meet your specialized career goals. Those seeking this option should complete the requirements below.

The non-teaching option requires 50 percent of the major hours in residence at MTSU.

The program below includes a Business Administration minor. An alternate business minor may be chosen, but it may require total hours for graduation to exceed 120.

Academic Map

Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Business Education, Nonteaching (Corporate Communication Technology Option), B.S., Academic Map   

Degree Requirements

General Education (41 hours)

General Education  requirements (shown in curricular listings below) include courses in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences.

The following courses are required by the program and can satisfy the respective General Education requirement:

  • MATH 1630 or 1810 (Math)
  • ECON 2410 (Soc/Beh Sci and core course)

College of Business Core (39 hours)

The Business Education non-teaching Core  requires 39 hours with a 2.000 GPA. ECON 2410 is included in the core and will also satisfy 3 hours from the Social/Behavioral General Education requirement.

Major Requirements (30 hours)

Auxiliary Courses (4 hours)


  • To make 120 hours

Total hours in program: 120

Curriculum: Business Education, Non-teaching

Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.


Subtotal: 30 Hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


*A 2.25 GPA is required in these courses for admission to the Jones College of Business.
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