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+ Program Overview
 
  • In order to receive academic credit, you must meet the specific class requirements set forth by your college.


    Courses ending in '6' are Co-ops, and courses ending in '8' are Internships. You must have a KSU GPA to be considered for the programs.

    S/U*:  Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory:  Grade received for course

    • ACCT 3396 (Co-op)

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 2.5
        • 30 Credit Hours Completed
        • A grade of “C” or better in ACCT 3100
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective / Credit toward CPA
      • Max Credits: 3 per semester (6 total Business Elective credits)
      • Note: Co-op credit can be used only in the “Business Electives” area of the BBA

      ACCT 3398 (Internship)

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
        • Admitted to Coles
        • A grade of “C” or better in ACCT 3100
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective / Credit toward CPA
      • Max Credits: 6 Business Elective credits
      • Note: Internship credit can be used only in the “Business Electives” area of the BBA

       

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      ECON/FIN 3396 (**NEW**)

      • Total Credit Hours: Up to 9, but only 6 with the same employer
      • GPA: 2.5+
      • Prerequisite: Summer 2018: 30 credits, Fall 2018: Concurrent enrollment in FIN 3100 or FIN 3100 completed with grade of “C” or better
      • Credit Hours Per Semester: Up to 3
      • Credit Hours Per Employer: Up to 2 consecutive semesters at the same employer (*e.g. fall/spring; spring/summer; spring/fall); Up to 3 in one semester (1 credit for every 10 hours/week up to 3 credits); up to 6 over maximum of two consecutive semesters*; may apply for internship credit with another employer for 3 additional credits (*e.g. fall/spring; spring/summer; spring/fall)
      • Recent Employment: Eligible if employment date in semester immediately preceding enrollment semester
      • Ongoing Employment: Eligible with promotion, transfer or significant new duties to commence in enrollment semester or semester immediately preceding enrollment semester; requires EFQA approval
      • Internship Credit Hours / Work Hours: Fall/Spring (16 weeks): 3 credit hours – 10-19/week; 6 credit hours – 20+/week; Summer (8 weeks): 3 credit hours – 15-29/week; 6 credit hours – 30+/week

      ECON/FIN 3398 (**NEW**)

      • Total Credit Hours: Up to 9, but only 6 with the same employer
      • GPA: 3.0+
      • Prerequisite: FIN 3100 completed with grade of “C” or better
      • Credit Hours Per Semester: Up to 6
      • Credit Hours Per Employer: Up to 2 consecutive semesters at the same employer (*e.g. fall/spring; spring/summer; spring/fall); Up to 6 in one or two consecutive semesters*; 2nd semester requires EFQA approval with documented new job responsibilities
      • Recent Employment: Eligible if employment date in semester immediately preceding enrollment semester
      • Ongoing Employment: Eligible with promotion, transfer or significant new duties to commence in enrollment semester or semester immediately preceding enrollment semester; requires EFQA approval
      • Internship Credit Hours / Work Hours: Fall/Spring (16 weeks): 3 credit hours – 10-19/week; 6 credit hours – 20+/week; Summer (8 weeks): 3 credit hours – 15-29/week; 6 credit hours – 30+/week

       

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    • International Business**

      PRE-FALL 2014

      • Participation Requirements: An overall GPA of at least 3.0
      • Admitted to Coles/MGT 3100 + MGT 3600 completed/ International Internship
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: International Experience
        Max Credits: 3
      • Note: International Internships are completed within concentration: ACCT, ECON/FIN, MGT or MKTG

      FALL 2014 & later

      Participation Requirements CO-OP: An overall GPA of at least 2.5

      • 30 Credit Hours Completed
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3
         

      Participation Requirements: INTERNSHIP

      • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
      • Admitted to Coles/MGT 3600 completed + 3100 course in Area of Interest (e.g. FIN 3100,
      • IS 3100, MGT 3100, MKTG 3100
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3
         

      Note: Internships and Co-ops must have a strong international component in the student’s Area of Interest.

      Note: IB Majors must work with an Academic Advisor in the Business Undergraduate Advising Center when planning their internships

       

      Apply Here

       

    • IS 3396 (Co-op)

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 2.5
        • 30 Credit Hours Completed
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3 per semester, 6 total business elective credits

      IS 3398 (Internship)

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
        • Admitted to Coles
        • IS 3100
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 6

      IS 8916

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3

       IS 8918

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Elective
      • Max Credits: 3

       

      Apply Here

       

    • ISA 3396

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 2.5
        • 30 Credit Hours Completed
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3 per semester / 6 total business elective credits

      ISA 3398

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
        • Admitted to Coles
        • A grade of “C” or better in ISA 3100
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Elective
      • Max Credits: 6

       

      Apply Here

       

    • MGT 3396

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 2.5
        • 30 Credit Hours Completed
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3 per semester, 9 total business elective credits

      MGT 3398

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
        • Admitted to Coles/MGT 3100
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 9
      Apply Here

       

    • MKTG 3396

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 2.5
        • 30 Credit Hours Completed
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 3 per semester, 6 total business elective credits

      MKTG 3398

      • Participation Requirements:
        • An overall GPA of at least 3.0
        • Admitted to Coles / MKTG 3100 + MKTG 4000 level course completed
      • Grading: S/U
      • Credit Type: Business Elective
      • Max Credits: 6

       

      Apply Here

       

      • Objective Statement Report
      • Skills Exploration and Resume Assignment
      • Student & Supervisor Evaluations
      • End of Semester Report

      For more information about these assignments, including due dates, please check Desire2Learn (D2L).

      * The supervisor evaluation link will be sent (toward the end of the semester) to the supervisor of each student enrolled in a co-op course. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that the evaluation is completed by their supervisor and returned to the Department of Career Planning and Development on time.

    NOTE: Co-ops should have some form of compensation; options may include salary, commuting expenses, meals, and/or events. Co-ops may be a multiple semester commitment, so Co-op students are able to reapply each semester with “No Changes” to their responsibilities. Co-ops can only earn a maximum of 3 credit hours per semester.

    • Internships may or may not be paid, but are TYPICALLY PAID
    • You must have a KSU GPA to be considered for the programs.
    • Course assignments are available in D2L
    • S/U*:  Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory:  Grade received for course
    • If your internship/co-op is more than 50 miles away from KSU, your fees will be waived if requested (email Kathy Hallmark, khallmar@kennesaw.edu)
 

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