The online catalog includes the most recent changes to courses and degree requirements that have been approved by the Faculty Senate, including changes that are not yet effective.
WARNING: The following information reflects a degree requirement which expired as of Summer 2023. Please click the appropriate link under "Degree Programs" on the right side of this page to view the currently effective requirements for this program. If a link to this program does not appear, the program may no longer be available, or may be available under a different academic unit. You can find past requirements under the appropriate archived catalog.
Senior Living Management (120 Credits)
In addition to the admission and graduation requirements listed in the Carson College of Business (CCB) section of this catalog, all students majoring in Senior Living Management must complete 1,000 hours of work experience in the hospitality industry. In order for hours to count for the requirement, they must meet the following criteria:
- Hours must be worked after high-school graduation.
- All hours must be documented as paid.
- Hours must be worked at a company whose primary source of revenue is derived from hospitality services.
- The employer evaluation for the hours must reflect an average of 80% across the ratings criteria on the form.
|B A 100||3|
|BIOLOGY 140 [BSCI]||3|
|ECONS 101 [SSCI] or 102 [SSCI]1||3|
|ENGLISH 101 [WRTG] or 105 [WRTG]1||3|
|B A 102||1|
|HISTORY 105 [ROOT]||3|
|MATH 202 [QUAN]4||3|
|SOE 101 [PSCI] or AMDT 210 [PSCI]||4|
|Complete Carson Career Amplifier Program Tier 1|
|Apply for Admission into the Major|
|B A 201, 202, and 203, or B A 211||3|
|PHIL 365 [HUM] or KINES 201 [HUM]||3|
|Consider studying abroad this summer5|
|B A 204, 205, and 206, or B A 212||3|
|B LAW 210||3|
|H D 205 [COMM]3||4|
|Complete Carson Career Amplifier Program Tier 2|
|Complete Writing Portfolio|
|ECONS 101 or 1023||3|
|H D 405 or PSYCH 363||3|
|HBM 381 [M]||3|
|HBM 494 [M]||3|
|I BUS 380||3|
|Complete Carson Career Amplifier Program Tier 3|
|ENGLISH 402 or 403||3|
|International Experience Requirement or Electives 5||3|
|Management or Programming Elective7||3|
|300-400-level HBM Elective 8||3|
|HBM 475 [CAPS]||3|
|International Experience Requirement or Electives5||3|
|Management or Programming Elective7||3|
|Complete Carson Career Amplifier Program Tier 4|
|Complete 1000-hour work experience|
|1||For students in the Honors Program: ECONS 198 is an approved substitute for ECONS 101 and 102; H D 205 requirement is waived; HONORS 198 is an approved substitute for HBM 101; ENGLISH 198 is an approved substitute for ENGLISH 101; ACCTG 298 is an approved substitute for ACCTG 230 and 231. Honors students may need to enroll in elective coursework to meet University requirement of 120 credits.|
|2||MATH 201 will be waived with an ALEKS score of 80% or higher, or the completion of MATH 202 or equivalent. MATH 106 will be accepted as an alternative to MATH 201 for transfer students.|
|3||For students in the Honors Program: ECONS 198 is an approved substitute for ECONS 101 and 102; COM 102/H D 205/MKTG 279 requirement is waived; HONORS 198 is an approved substitute for HBM 101; ENGLISH 198 is an approved substitute for ENGLISH 101; ACCTG 298 is an approved substitute for ACCTG 230 and 231. Honors students may need to enroll in elective coursework to meet University requirement of 120 credits.|
|4||Alternative to MATH 202 is MATH 140 or 171.|
|5||All students must complete the International Experience Requirement. Options for completing the requirement can be found in the Carson College of Business Academic Unit section of the catalog under Business (Pullman, Tri-Cities) or Business Administration (Vancouver). Students should consult with their advisor to determine the best option.|
|6||MATH/STAT 212 will be accepted as alternative to MGTOP 215 for transfer students.|
|7||Management or Programming Electives (6 credits): Two courses from a single track. Management and Leadership Track: H D 360; PSYCH 320, 485, 490. Programming Track: PSYCH 485, 486, 490.|
|8||300-400-level HBM Electives: Any 300-400-level HBM course. May not include the set of required HBM courses, or any 498 Internships or 499 Special Topics courses.|