Carroll School Curriculum
The following course categories comprise the Boston College University Core Curriculum and are required of all undergraduates entering Boston College. Please note that single courses are one semester in length. Be sure to review the "Course Information and Schedule" section of Agora Portal for the most current course offerings.
| UNIVERSITY CORE CURRICULUM
||NUMBER OF COURSES|
| Arts (Fine Arts, Music, Theatre)
| Cultural Diversity*
|Foreign Language||2 courses|
| History (Modern History)
| Literature (Classics, English, Germanic
Studies, Romance Language & Literatures, Slavic & Eastern Languages)
| Mathematics (Fulfilled by MATH1100 for Carroll
| Natural Science (Biology, Chemistry, Earth
& Environmental Science, Physics)
| Social Science (Fulfilled by ECON1131 &
ECON1132 for Carroll School students)
*This requirement may be fulfilled by an appropriate course taken to fulfill another core requirement, major requirement, or an elective
The following courses comprise the Carroll School curriculum and are required of all Carroll School students. Students should note the changes that resulted from the new Carroll School curriculum.
Prerequisites listed in course descriptions must be met and, with the exception of MGMT3099, all Carroll School requirements should be completed by the end of junior year. Students who have transferred, studied abroad, or who have had deficiencies may have to modify their schedules somewhat.
*In addition to Calculus, all students must take a second math course. This course can be chosen from among a "bucket" that includes Math for Management, Calculus II, Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra, and Econometric Methods. All Carroll School students must take at least one math course at BC.
INCENTIVES FOR PURSUING STUDIES OUTSIDE
OF THE CARROLL SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
- A student pursuing a minor in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences or the Lynch School of Education may elect to eliminate one of the Carroll School core management courses, if this is necessary to complete the minor. Selection of the eliminated course must be done with advising from the Associate Dean’s office. No one may eliminate Portico, Financial Accounting, Statistics, Microeconomic or Macroeconomic Principles.
- A student pursuing a major in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences may elect to eliminate two of the Carroll School core management courses, if this is necessary to complete the major. Selection of the eliminated courses must be done with advising from the Associate Dean’s office. No one may eliminate Portico, Financial Accounting, Statistics, Microeconomic or Macroeconomic Principles.
Students should consult with the Undergraduate Associate Dean's Office with any questions regarding the Carroll School curriculum or graduation requirements.