Business Interdisciplinary Studies
Minor in Business Administration (BUS)
Interdisciplinary studies in business are represented by individual courses that are interdisciplinary, such as BIZ 101, BIZ 102, and BAI 103L, and by the interdisciplinary minor in Business Administration that is offered for students who are not in the School of Business Administration.
The minor in Business Administration is a valuable program for non-business majors who intend to pursue careers in business or want to prepare for an MBA program.
The minor in Business Administration is available to non-business majors only. The course requirements are listed below. Note that additional prerequisites may apply to some of the course selections which would increase the total number of hours needed to complete the minor.
|ACC 200||Introduction to Accounting||3|
|or ACC 207|
& ACC 208
| Introduction to Financial Accounting|
and Introduction to Managerial Accounting
|ECO 203||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|Select four courses from:||12|
|Introduction to Financial Management|
or FIN 229
|Legal Environment of Business|
|Introduction to Entrepreneurship|
|Survey of Organizational Behavior|
|Survey of Management Information Systems|
or MIS 302
|Systems Thinking in Organizations|
|Survey of Marketing|
|Introduction to Operations & Supply Management|
BIZ 101. Business Education Planning. 1 Hour
Introduction to the School of Business Administration, the University and educational planning.
BIZ 102. Introduction to Business. 3 Hours
An introduction to business topics that include accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, management, information systems, operations, and the global marketplace. Business ethics, social responsibility, and professionalism will also be examined. Students will develop individual plans for completing the BWISE (Business Wisdom through International, Service, and Experiential) graduation requirement.
BIZ 150. Business Educational Planning. 1 Hour
BIZ 294. Special Topics in the School of Business Administration. 3 Hours
Special Topics in the School of Business Administration.
BIZ 400. Dean's Leadership Lab. 0-6 Hours
BIZ 497. Lab Work Experience. 1-6 Hours