2013-14 Catalogs

Minor in Pre-MBA

The pre-MBA minor (29 credits) is recommended for students who may wish to pursue a Master of Business administration and 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 12 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. To fulfill MBA foundation requirement, all courses must be completed with a C (2.0) or higher grade.

The required courses (29 credit hours) for the minor are:
     ACC 110 Financial Accounting Information for Decision Making (C or higher)
     ACC 211 Managerial Accounting Information for Decision Making (C or higher)
     BUS 275 Applied Business Analysis (C or higher)
     BUS 340 Managing Organizational Behavior (C or higher)
     ECO 101 Introduction to Macroeconomics (C or higher)
     ECO 102 Introduction to Microeconomics (C or higher)
     FIN 320 Basic Financial Management (C or higher)
     MAT 108 College Algebra (C or higher)
     MAT 210 Business Statistics (C or higher)