May 19, 2024  
Fall 2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
Fall 2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Business, Minor

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The general business minor is designed for students who are majoring in non-business fields and want a foundation in business. The general business minor is available to all students except those completing a BSBA degree or majoring in business education or marketing education in the College of Education and Human Development.


(24-26 Credits)

Select Two Business Courses at the 3000-level or Above, With the Following Restrictions:

  • no more than three additional hours from ECON, FIN, MGMT, or MKT
  • no more than six hours from BA, ESHP, IS, LEGS, or STAT
  • independent study, workshop, or internship courses may not be used to fulfill minor requirements (currently numbered 3950, 3960, 4890, 4910, 4920, 4950)
  • no more than 6 total hours may be taken from any one business discipline (including required courses)


  • Prerequisites for all courses must be met.
  • All courses completed for the minor must be taken for a letter grade.
  • Students must earn a letter grade of C or better in all courses taken for the minor.

All students must complete at least 15 credit hours toward the minor that are not counted in the student’s major or specialization or another minor. Course substitutions for the minor must be approved by the College of Business Administration.

The total number of hours earned in College of Business Administration courses may not exceed 25 percent or 30 hours of the 122 needed for graduation, counting the major and minor (six hours of STAT and nine hours of ECON are exempt from this limitation).

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