Minors & Areas of Emphasis

Minors

Students can choose to complete a minor in any of the following areas in business.

Accounting
A minimum of 12 credit hours in Accounting, to include ACC 311, ACC 318 and 341 and three hours of other upper-level accounting courses. Choose from among ACC 312, 348, 412, 418, 448 or 400-level Special Topics. Students must receive a grade of “C” in prerequisite courses to advance.

Economics
A minimum of 15 credit hours in Economics, with no more than six of those hours earned at the 200 level.

Entrepreneurship
A minimum of 15 credit hours to include – Required Courses: ACC 215, ACC 216 (ACC 310 for non-business majors only), MGT 360, MGT 461, and MKT 340. [Completion of ACC 215 and 216 may substitute ACC 310 for non-business majors only]; and one Elective Course:  FIN 380; LE 366; MIS 350; MKT 231; or an internship in Entrepreneurship.

Finance
A minimum of 12 credit hours in Finance, to include FIN 323, plus six hours from among FIN 321, 343, 370; plus three hours taken in any of the discipline’s 400-level courses.

Legal Environment
A minimum of 12 credit hours in Legal Environment, to include LE 207. LE 308, LE 351, and LE 366.

Management
A minimum of 12 credit hours, to include MGT 320 and 422, plus six hours of 400 level MGT courses (excluding MGT460).

Management Information Systems
A minimum of 12 credit hours to include MIS 290 and MIS 340, plus six hours from among the 300/400 level MIS courses (excluding MIS 475).

Marketing
A minimum of 12 credit hours, to include MKT 340 and nine hours of MKT.

Military Science and Leadership
Military Science and Leadership Minor: A minimum of 16 credit hours in military science and 3 credit hours in history, as well as completion of the Summer training program Leadership Development and Assessment Course at Fort Lewis, WA. All Military Science courses are 300- and 400- level (MS 301/301L, MS302/302L, MS401/401L, MS402/402L). Completion of minor with approval of the Professor of Military Science.

Risk Management and Insurance
A minimum of 12 credit hours to include FIN 321 and FIN 329, plus six hours from FIN 405 and SFT 235.