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Business Administration Minor

The minor in business administration provides the opportunity for nonbusiness students to gain common business knowledge and skills that enhance future supervisory and management career opportunities in diverse types of organizations.  In addition, the minor covers most of the basic business courses requires as prerequisites in many MBA programs.

Requirements
  • BUAC 2010 - Intro to Financial Acct. Prin.
  • BUAC 2030 - Intro. to Managerial Acct. Prin.
  • BUIS 1010 - Computer Applications 1
  • BUFI 2450 - Principles of Finance
  • BULW 2700 - Legal Environment of Business
  • BUMG 3100 - Management Principles
  • BUMK 3100 - Marketing Principles
  • BUOA 1150 - Spreadsheet Applications

Cybersecurity Minor

Cybersecurity broadly covers the fields of information security, network security, and computer system security. As bad actors seek to steal information, protecting that information, the systems that process and store it, and the networks that carry it becomes increasingly important.This minor seeks to provide a core technical basis for careers in secure system design and operation. Students graduating with a minor in cybersecurity could expect careers in Business, Accounting, Industrial Management, or other areas, with an emphasis on operating, or analyzing security features of subsystems.

Requirements
  • BUIS 1500 - Foundations of Web Development
  • BUIS 2000 - Intro PC Hardware/Operating Sys
  • BUIS 2700 - IT Infrastructure and Internetworking
  • BUIS 2800 - Introduction to CyberSecurity
  • BUIS 4700 - Network Security and Risk Management

Entrepreneurism Minor

The entrepreneurism minor will help students start their own businesses, whether Business or non-Business major.

Requirements
  • BUAC 1010 - Accounting Principles 1
  • BUAC 1020 - Accounting Principles 2
  • BUIS 1500 - Foundations of Web Development OR BUIS 4500 - E-commerce
  • BUMG 2250 - Organization/Operation Small Bus
  • BUMG 3100 - Management Principles
  • BUMK 3100 - Marketing Principles
Electives

Choose one elective from the following:

  • BUMG 2350 - Personnel Management
  • BUMG 3400 - International Business
  • BUMK 3200 - Sales Management
  • BUMK 3300 - Consumer Behavior
  • BUMK 3400 - Marketing Communications
  • BUMK 4150 - International Marketing
  • BUMK 4400 - Entrepreneurial Marketing
  • ETCO 2225 - Indus Mgt/Occup Safety/Health

Healthcare Administration Minor

The healthcare administration minor is designed for students enrolled in clinical health care programs who wish to develop their managerial skills.  (It should be noted that the minor does not qualify a person to sit for the national and state nursing home license exam.)  The minor requires 21 hours of health management courses.

Requirements
  • BUHE 3100 - Orientation to Health Care Systems
  • BUHE 3120 - Health Care Personnel Management
  • BUHE 4100 - Patient Care in Ext. Care Facil. OR
  • BUHE 4150 - Admin in Acute Care Facilities 
  • BUHE 4110 - Admin. in Extended Care Facilities OR
  • BUHE 4160 - Mgt. Issues in Acute Care Facilities 
  • BUHE 4200 - Prob. in Health Care Mgt. & Policy
Optional Courses

Complete at least 6 hours from the following.

  • BUAC 3030 - Accounting App for Management Decisions
  • BUHE 4300 - Health Care Reimb. & Payments
  • BULW 2700 - The Legal Environment of Business
  • BUMK 3100 - Marketing Principles

BUHE 4100, 4110, 4150, or 4160 are also optional if not taken as one of the required courses.

Information Systems Minor

The minor in Information Systems provides the opportunity for students to gain technical knowledge and skills that enhance their ability to apply Information Systems tools and techniques in diverse careers and organizations. The minor requires 21 hours (7 classes), comprised of a core of 6 essential IS courses plus 3 credit hours of IS elective of the student's choice.

Requirements
  • BUIS 1010 - Computer Applications
  • BUIS 1300 - Introduction to Programming and Application Development
  • BUIS 1500 - Foundations of Web Development
  • BUIS 2000 - Intro PC Hardware/Operating Sys
  • BUIS 3100 - Data and Information Management
  • BUIS 3200 - Systems Analysis and Design
  • BUIS #### - Elective

Marketing Minor

Marketing impacts our daily lives. All organizations depend on marketing communications to persuade and inform their "customers". Regardless of whether the "business" markets a cause, service, or good; managers will use marketing principles to achieve their objectives. A minor in marketing will expose you to the dynamic and diverse nature of the field of marketing. The student will have the opportunity to complete several "real-world" projects and should acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue management opportunities that require an understanding of marketing.

Requirements
  • BUIS 1010 - Computer Applications
  • BUIS 1300 - Introduction to Programming and Application Development
  • BUIS 1500 - Foundations of Web Development
  • BUIS 2000 - Intro PC Hardware/Operating Sys
  • BUIS 3100 - Data and Information Management
  • BUIS 3200 - Systems Analysis and Design
  • BUIS #### - Elective
Electives

Choose three courses from the following:

  • BUIS 4500 - E-commerce
  • BUMK 3400 - Marketing Communications
  • BUMK 4150 - International Marketing
  • BUMK 4400 - Entrepreneurial Marketing
  • SSSM 3500 - Sport Marketing