Subcommittee on Retention and Transfer

Standing Subcommittee on Retention and Transfer

The following entrance to major requirements have been APPROVED by the Standing Subcommittee on Retention and Transfer:



Major in Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
–effective Spring Semester 2015

Add entrance to major requirements as follows:

Entrance Requirement: To be eligible for entrance into the Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIENT) major, a degree candidate must be enrolled in the Smeal College of Business or the Division of Undergraduate Studies and satisfy requirements for entrance to the major.

Specific entrance requirements include:

  1. The degree candidate must be taking, or have taken, a program appropriate for entry to the major as shown in the bulletin, including approximately 60 credits of course work.
  2. Complete the following entrance to major requirements: ACCTG 211(4)[1]; ECON 102 GS(3), SCM 200 GQ(4)[1] or STAT 200 GQ(4)[1]; ENGL 015 GWS(3) or ENGL 030 GWS(3); MATH 110 GQ(4)[1] or MATH 140 GQ(4)[1]; FIN 301(3)[1]; MKTG 301(3)[1]; and MGMT 301(3)[1]. These courses must be completed by the end of the semester during which the entrance to major process is carried out.
  3. In addition to the above requirements, the Executive Vice President and Provost of the University may approve administrative enrollment controls that limit the number of students who are admitted to majors in the Smeal College of Business. In each case, however, academic requirements are established for admission. For information on enrollment controls, consult the Smeal College of Business Web site (



Michael Bartolacci
Deirdre Folkers
Michel Haigh, Chair
Zachary Irwin
Robert Kubat

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