Minor in Business Administration

In order to serve non-business students interested in eventually obtaining an M.B.A., or who desire a limited background in business in order to facilitate their personal career plans, the Foster College of Business offers a minor in Business Administration. The following requirements must be met:

  • ATG 157, 158 Accounting Principles - 6 hrs.
  • ECO 221/100, 222 Principles of Economics - 6 hrs.
  • QM 262 Quantitative Analysis I - 3 hrs.
  • FIN 322 Business Finance - 3 hrs.
  • BLW 342 Legal Environment of Business - 3 hrs.
  • M L 350 Managing in Organizations - 2 hrs.
  • MTG 315 Principles of Marketing - 3 hrs.
    Total Hours: 26

Students must achieve a GPA of 2.0 (C) in the Foster College of Business hours required in the minor. Students must successfully complete at least the equivalent of MTH 115. A minimum of 15 hours for the minor must be taken at Bradley University, including FIN 322, M L 350, and MTG 315. Written approval must be obtained from the Dean of the Foster College of Business prior to taking any business courses at another institution.

Students who elect to minor in Business Administration must declare their intention by completing the appropriate forms in the Office of Undergraduate and Graduate Programs of the Foster College of Business. Students must have a declared major and minimum of a 2.0 grade point average. Students are strongly advised to complete this math requirement in their first two years. Students who minor in Business Administration must meet the requirements for the minor in force at the time the minor is declared. Students who desire to minor in business administration must be approved by the Dean of the Foster College of Business prior to enrolling in the program. The Dean must also approve recording the completion of the minor on the transcript. Transfer policies for minors are the same as those for majors. Please refer to Section 5 above.