3+1 BS/MBA Degree

Freshmen business candidates entering in the School of Business and Engineering who rank in the top 20% of their high school class and have combined critical reading and math SATs of 1200 or a composite ACT of 27 are invited to consider the unique opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree in three years and the MBA in the fourth. Here’s how:

YEAR 1

Fall Year 1

Spring Year 1

QU101 The Individual in the Community (3) EN102 Elements of Composition II (3)
EN101 Elements of Composition I (3) EC271 Applied Statistical Methods (3)
MA118 Introductory Calculus (3) CIS101 Principles of Information Tech (3)
EC111 Principles of Microeconomics (3) AC211 Financial Accounting (3)
SB101 The Business Environment (3) SB211 Business Communications (1)
SB111 Personal Effectiveness (1) EC112 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
LW121 Business Law & Society (3) Humanities (3)
Total Credits Fall Year 1: 19 Total Credits Spring Year 1: 19
Summer Year 1: UC Core Elective (3)

YEAR 2

Fall Year 2

Spring Year 2

QU201 National Community (3) IB201 International Business (3)
AC212 Managerial Accounting (3) Humanities (3)
FIN201 Fundamentals of Financial Mgmt (3) MG210 Essentials of Mgmt & Org Behavior (3)
MG211 Operations Management (3) SB112 Career Planning & Development (1)
MK201 Marketing Principles (3) Fine Arts (3)
SB212 Ethics & Diversity (1) Major Course (3)
Open Elective (3) Major Course (3)
Total Credits Fall Year 2: 19 Total Credits Spring Year 2: 19
Summer Year 2: Internship (3) & QU 301 Global Community (3)

YEAR 3

Fall Year 3

Spring Year 3

Major Course (3) Major Course (3)
Major Course (3) Major Course (3)
Major Course (3) Major Course (3)
Science (3) Graduate Course (FIN 600) (3)
Science (3) Graduate Course (MG 610) (3)
Science Lab (1) SB450H Honors Business Capstone Course (3)
Graduate Course (MBA 600 & MBA 605) (4)
Total Credits Fall Year 3: 20 Total Credits Spring Year 3: 18
Winter Year 3: SB360 Nicaragua Micro-Loan Experience (3)

Summer Year 3: Internship 1 & 2: 3 credits each (total of 6 credits)

YEAR 4

Fall Year 4

Spring Year 4

AC600 Strategic Cost & Profitability Analysis (3) MG600 Business Ethics & Legal Environment (3)
MBA610 Business Decision Making (3) IB600 Managing in a Global Economy (3)
CIS600 Information Systems Strategy (3) MG690 Strategic Management (3)
MK600 Managing Customers & Markets (3) EC600 Econ for Business Decision Making (3)

Elective (3)
Winter or Summer Year 4: International Experience (3)

Program Notes: 1.) Program of study may vary depending on AP or other college-level credits. 2.) Continuation requires maintenance of 3.0 GPA; 3.25 GPA required to begin MBA courses.

Unique Program Features

  • Total savings of 30 percent over current BS/MBA option
  • Option to live in a two-person room in the same residence hall as other students in the 3+1 program
  • Private study lounge in the residence hall reserved for 3+1 program participants
  • Four years of guaranteed housing
  • Welcome/community-building event in August
  • Dedicated Resident Assistant for freshman year
  • Dedicated academic adviser: Professor Sean Reid, sean.reid@quinnipiac.edu
  • Special mentorship program
  • Two freshman field trips (fall and spring)
  • Honors Program option
  • Scholarship carried from year three to year four

This program provides a flat fee that will not increase each year and a substantial savings in tuition and housing.
Please visit our 3+1 FAQ's page for more information about this program.

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