This schedule lists courses you might take during your four years at CMU-Q. This sample plan does not indicate required courses or guidelines for selecting electives: you can find this information on the program’s curriculum page.

To learn more about individual courses, please consult the Undergraduate Catalog.

 

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Freshman Year

Fall Semester

21-111 Calculus I (10)
70-100 Global Business (9)
70-110 Business Computing (9)
76-100 Reading and Writing in Academic (9)
79-104 Global Histories (9)
99-101 C@CM (online) (3)

Total Units: 49


Spring Semester 

21-120 Differential and Integral Calculus (10)
70-121 Introduction to Accounting (9)
73-102 Principles of Microeconomics (9)
76-101 Interpretation and Argument (9)
xx-xxx Breadth Course (9)

Total Units: 46

Carnegie Mellon University Qatar Business Administration students make a habit of professional development and social responsibility, beyond the classroom. In support of that objective, all business majors complete 70-201 Professional and Service Projects. This multi-year course involves participation in and documentation of activities on and off campus focusing on professional experience, community service, leadership and personal social responsibility. Participation begins in the freshman year, continues through the sophomore year, and culminates in a comprehensive reflection paper submitted in the junior year.

 

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

21-256 Multivariate Analysis (9)
70-207 Probability and Statistics (9)
70-340 Business Communication (9)
73-103 Principles of Macroeconomics (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)

Total Units: 45


Spring Semester

21-257 Models & Methods for Optimization (9)
70-208 Regression Analysis (9)
70-3xx Finance, Marketing, Operations or Org. Behavior (9)
73-230 Intermediate Microeconomics * (or elective) (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)

Total Units: 45

Business Administration students typically find that they best use the summer months pursuing professional experience in summer internships offered by many organizations throughout Doha. [* Students choose either 73-230 Spring Sophomore or 73-240 Fall Junior]

Junior Year

Fall Semester

70-3xx Finance, Marketing, Operations Management or Organizational Behavior (9)
70-3xx Finance, Marketing, Operations Management or Organizational Behavior (9)
70-3xx Finance, Marketing, Operations Management or Organizational Behavior (9)
70-xxx Concentration Course (9)
73-240 Intermediate Macroeconomics * (or elective) (9)

Total Units: 45


Spring Semester

70-332 Business, Society and Ethics (9)
70-345 Business Presentations (9)
70-xxx Concentration Course (9)
70-xxx Concentration Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor/Elective Course (9)
70-201 Professional & Service Projects* (9)

Total Units: 54

Premier employers often use the internship between junior and senior year as a 10-week “interview” to decide which new graduates will get job offers in the following spring.

Senior Year

Fall Semester

70-xxx Concentration Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)

Total Units: 45


Spring Semester

70-401 Management Game (12)
70-xxx Concentration Course (9)
70-xxx Concentration Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor/Elective Course (9)
xx-xxx Breadth/Minor Course (9)

Total Units: 48

Minimum number of units required to complete the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: 364