School of Business

Minor in Business Administration

The minor in business administration allows students from a variety of majors across the University to complement their education by enrolling in courses to develop skills in several functional areas of management.

The minor in business administration (21 credits) is available only to students in majors outside the School. Students who wish to pursue the minor must complete a declaration form available at the School of Business. The requirements for admission to the minor are completion of at least 12 credits at USM and a grade point average of 2.33 or higher. A student may transfer into the minor up to 9 credit hours of acceptable courses. To complete the minor, students must have a grade point average of at least 2.33 in the minor courses. Minimum grades may be required as prerequisite to other minor courses. Check course description for details.

Select 21 credit hours from:
     ACC 110 Financial Accounting Information for Decision Making (C- or higher)
     ACC 211 Managerial Accounting Information for Decision Making (C- or higher)
     BUS 101 Getting Down to Business
          or BUS 200 Introduction to Business
     BUS 201 Personal Finance
     BUS 260 Marketing (C- or higher)
     BUS 280 Legal Environment of Business (C- or higher)
     BUS 340 Managing Organizational Behavior (C or higher)
     BUS 345 Information Technology/Management Information Systems (C or higher)
     BUS 395 Internship I
     ECO 101 Introduction to Macroeconomics
     ECO 102 Introduction to Microeconomics
     RMI 320 Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance