General Education Requirements

Students are required to complete 30 hours of general education coursework as part of their undergraduate program.  The University has a 30 hour standard set of general education requirements which are detailed at www.umkc.edu/core.  Students must also complete the following basic skills classes.  Select courses from the basic skills area may also be used to satisfy focus requirements in the general education core.  Whether completed to satisfy a focus area or taken separately, all students must have a course to meet the U.S. Missouri Constitution requirement.

Basic Skills

ACCTNG 210Introduction To Financial Accounting 13
ACCTNG 211Introduction To Managerial Accounting3
MIS 202Computer Applications In Management3
ECON 201Introduction To Economics I3
ECON 202Introduction To Economics II3
MATH 110College Algebra3
MATH 206Brief Calculus And Matrix Algebra3
STAT 235Elementary Statistics3
Total Credits24
1

 A lab component, ACCTNG 210L, is also required.  Students enroll for both courses at the same time.

General Education Requirements for Students Transferring from Other Missouri Institutions with a Certified 42-Hour Core Curriculum

Students transferring into the Bloch School of Management with a certified 42-hour block of general education credit from another Missouri institution must complete additional coursework for baccalaureate degrees from the Bloch School. These courses include:

ACCTNG 210Introduction To Financial Accounting 13
ACCTNG 211Introduction To Managerial Accounting3
MIS 202Computer Applications In Management3
ECON 201Introduction To Economics I3
ECON 202Introduction To Economics II3
MATH 110College Algebra3
MATH 206Brief Calculus And Matrix Algebra3
STAT 235Elementary Statistics3
Total Credits24
1

  A lab component, ACCTNG 210L, is also required.  Students enroll for both courses at the same time.

The preceding requirements can be satisfied by equivalent courses from other institutions. Additionally, some of the courses may satisfy general education requirements in the 42-hour core. Check with individual institutions for more information.

General Education Requirements for Students Transferring with an Associate of Arts Degree

Students Transferring into the Bloch School of Management with an Associate of Arts degree from a regionally accredited institution in Missouri or Kansas must complete the following requirements for baccalaureate degrees from the Bloch School.

ACCTNG 210Introduction To Financial Accounting 13
ACCTNG 211Introduction To Managerial Accounting3
MIS 202Computer Applications In Management3
ECON 201Introduction To Economics I3
ECON 202Introduction To Economics II3
MATH 110College Algebra3
MATH 206Brief Calculus And Matrix Algebra3
STAT 235Elementary Statistics3
Total Credits24
1

  A lab component, ACCTNG 210L, is also required.  Students enroll for both courses at the same time.

UMKC's 42-Credit Hour Certified General Education Core for Students Transferring to Another Missouri Institution

Bloch School students wishing to complete the 42-hour core should also consult with an academic adviser in the Student Services Office, room 115 of the Bloch School.