Clarkson Common Experience

The following courses are required for all students, irrespective of their program of study. These courses are offered during the fall semester, with FY100 First-Year Seminar being required of only first-year students. Both FY100 and UNIV190 are typically taken during the fall semester of the first year at Clarkson.

FY100

First-Year Seminar

UNIV190

The Clarkson Seminar   

The Clarkson Common Experience also requires that students take two math courses (business students must take calculus and statistics), two science courses (at least one with a lab), five Knowledge Area courses, and earn at least six communication points. Please refer to the University Catalog for additional details on these requirements.

School of Business Common First- and Second-Year Curricula

AC202

Financial Accounting

AC203

Managerial Accounting

EC150

Principles of Microeconomics

EC151

Principles of Macroeconomics

EC311

Introduction to Econometrics

IS211

Introduction to Enterprise Information Systems   

LW270

Law & Society I

MA180

Introductory College Mathematics

MA181

Basic Calculus

MK320

Principles of Marketing

OM331

Operations & Supply Chain Management

OS286

Organizational Behavior

SB113

Entrepreneurship & Business Innovation I

STAT282

Statistics

 

Two science courses (one with laboratory)

 

Three elective courses

Required Courses

EC370

Economics of Innovation

MK436

Creativity, Innovation and New Product Development

SB322

Designing and Leading Innovative Ventures

SB437

Commercializing Innovation

MK321

Consumer and Buyer Behavior

SB440

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Strategy

MK332

Marketing Research

Elective Courses

AC305

Cost Accounting

FN455

Venture Capital and Private Equity

LW471

Law and Society II

MK431

Supply Chain Distribution Channels   

OM476

Management of Technology

AC407

Taxation of Business Entities

OM380

Project Management