Renaissance Program Requirements

1. Participants elect a major field of study from any of the Liberal Arts disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences and Natural Sciences. Majors from the College of Business or from Health and Human Performances are not eligible for this program.

2. Participants complete an internship in a career-related field.

3. Participants take the Renaissance Program Professional Minor composed of six professional and pre-professional courses. Students select courses based on personal interest and career goals.

Students must complete 24 credits from Economics, CISC, Business and Interdisciplinary Studies. Other courses may be substituted with the approval of the director of the Renaissance Program.

Group I: Economics

Choose one course from the following:

ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics (4 credits)
ECON 252 Principles of Microeconomics (4 credits)


Group II: Computer and Information Sciences

Choose one course from the following:

CISC 130 Introduction to Programming and Problem-Solving
in the Sciences (4 credits)
CISC 200 Introduction to Computer Technology and Business
Applications (4 credits)
STAT 220 Statistics I (4 credits)


Group III: Business

Choose three courses from the following list:

ACCT 210 Introduction to Financial Accounting (4 credits)
ACCT 215 Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
BLAW 301 Legal Environment of Business (4 credits)
FINC 300 Finance for Non-Business Majors (4 credits)
MGMT 305 Management and Organizational Behavior (4 credits)
MKTG 300 Principles of Marketing (4 credits)


Group IV: Interdisciplinary Studies

One required course: IDSC 333 Renaissance Program Studies (4 credits)
Prerequisites: Permission of the director of the Renaissance Program or four other courses from this minor.

In addition to the courses listed above, students must complete an internship. To receive credit for their internships, students must enroll in:

IDSC 330 Renaissance Program Internship (0 credits)