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Minors in the Mitchell College of Business

Students from colleges outside the Mitchell College of Business may elect, with the approval of their department chair, a minor in the Mitchell College of Business. A 2.0 GPA is required for the courses applied toward the minor. Students must complete at least 50 percent of the courses counted toward the minor at the University of South Alabama. Courses used for a first business minor may not be used for a second business minor.

Economics Minor (18 hours)

The designated courses are intended to provide knowledge of economics to support major study in the College of Arts & Sciences or the School of Computer and Information Science.

A minimum of 18 semester hours including:
ECO 215 Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 216 Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO 315 Intermediate Microeconomics or ECO 316 Intermediate Macroeconomics
Plus nine semester hours of other upper-level economic courses numbered 301 or above.

General Business Minor

ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I
ECO 215 Principles of Microeconomics
MGT 300Management Theory and Practice
MKT 320 Principles of Marketing
Plus(18 hours) of Management Elective and three semester hours of Business Elective, numbered 300 or above for which the student meets the prerequisites.

General Management Minor (18 hours)

MGT 300 Management Theory and Practice
MGT 305 Organizational Communication
MGT 340 Organizational Behavior
MGT 351 Human Resource Management
Plus six semester hours of Management Electives, numbered 300 or above for which the student meets the prerequisites

Marketing Minor (18 hours)

MKT 320 Principles of Marketing
MKT 374 Consumer Behavior
MKT 380 Integrated Marketing Communications
Plus nine semester hours of other upper-level Marketing courses numbered 300 or above.