Focus Groups (30 Semester Hours)
Fifteen (15) semester hours must be completed from two focus groups listed below with at least nine (9) semester hours from each area completed at the 300- or 400-level and nine (9) semester hours from each area must be completed at MUW.
Focus Group: Fine & Performing Arts
Art, Music, Theatre
Focus Group: Business Administration
Accounting, Business, Business Quantitative Analysis, Economics, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems (excluding MIS 157), Marketing
Focus Group: Food and Nutrition
Culinary Arts, Nutrition
Focus Group: Health Related Professions
Health and Kinesiology
Focus Group: Humanities I
English, Foreign Languages, Philosophy, Communication, Religion
Focus Group: Humanities II
History, Political Science, Geography
Focus Group: Human Sciences
Family Studies, Psychology, Sociology
Focus Group: Information Technology
Management Information Systems (excluding MIS 157), Computer programming course(s)
Focus Group: Legal Administration
Focus Group: Management
Focus Group: Marketing
Focus Group: Mathematics/Programming
Mathematics, Fortran, Programming in C++
Focus Group: Natural Science
Biology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Physics
Focus Group: Pre-Professional Programs
*Education, *Baccalaureate Nursing (NU 300 or higher), *Speech-Language Pathology
* Credit in Education, Baccalaureate Nursing, and Speech-Language Pathology must be earned prior to application to Professional Studies major.
** Courses used to satisfy the University General Education Curriculum may not be applied to a Focus Group or the Professional Studies Core.
*** A course may not be used to satisfy both a Focus Group requirement and a Professional Studies Core requirement.
**** A course may not be used to satisfy requirements of two Focus Groups
***** Twenty-one (21) semester hours of the forty-two (42) semester hours in the Focus Groups and Professional Studies Core must be earned at MUW. At least one-quarter of the total degree hours required must be earned at MUW and one-half must be earned at a four-year institution.
****** Any course being used to satisfy either a Focus Group requirement or Professional Studies Core requirement may not be used to satisfy another minor or major.
******* A course completed to satisfy major requirements of a degree previously earned at MUW may not be used to satisfy a major requirement of the Professional Studies degree.