Business Minor

Also available at OSU-Cascades and via Ecampus.

The Business Minor allows students to attain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of business essential to any career path.  Students will develop an understanding of the language of business that will enable them to comprehend and communicate financial information, organizational behavior, marketing and operations.

Interested students must view an online orientation, http://business.oregonstate.edu/advising/business-entrepreneurship-minor, and meet requirements stated therein before they can declare the minor.

To earn the minor upon graduation, students must meet all of the following:

  • Earn a minimum of C– in each of their minor courses (all courses must be taken A–F grading)
  • Complete over 50 percent of their minor with OSU credits
  • Have minimum 2.5 GPA (OSU grades) in all required minor course work

For further information, please contact the Office of Student Services, Austin Hall 122, 541-737-3716

Required Courses
Select one of the following:4-6
INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP
or
LAUNCH PAD I
and LAUNCH PAD II
Select one of the following:4-8
ACCOUNTING FOR DECISION MAKING
or
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
and MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING
Other Required Courses
BA 314SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS OPERATIONS4
BA 330LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS4
BA 351MANAGING ORGANIZATIONS4
or BA 352 MANAGING INDIVIDUAL AND TEAM PERFORMANCE
BA 360INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT3-4
or BA 240 FINANCE
or ENGR 390 ENGINEERING ECONOMY
BA 390MARKETING4
or BA 223 PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING
ECON 201*INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS4
or AEC 311 INTERMEDIATE APPLIED ECONOMICS I: PRODUCERS AND CONSUMERS
Total Hours31-38
Note: Registration access to the alternative 'or' courses is generally not allowed for minors. However, some students may have access to them via Honors College or previous status as a business major.
 
Minor Code: 803