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Business Minor and Concentration

The Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business offers a minor in business and a concentration in accounting.

Minor in Business for Non-Business Majors

Completion of the minor in business allows the non-business student to gain a broad understanding of the field of business and prepares students for business-related issues that will arise as a facet of their chosen careers. Accordingly, its curriculum draws on the strengths of the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business through a series of business core courses. These courses survey the traditional functional areas of the business enterprise and prepare students to interact effectively with professionals from those areas. Additionally, the courses aid students in acquiring the business knowledge and critical analysis and interpersonal skills needed for leadership roles in their careers and in social, volunteer, church and community activities.

19 hours of study to include:

BUS 1301. Business Foundations Seminar
BUS 1310. Financial Accounting
BUS 3320. Marketing Theory and Practice
BUS 3V57. Internship
GST 1117. Career Development or BUS 4190 Personal Business Skills
Two upper BUS electives

Concentration in Accounting

The Accounting concentration is designed for undergraduate students who want to have additional training in accounting but do not want to sit for the CPA exam. Students will declare the concentration in their junior year and will complete an additional 13-19 credits of coursework. The concentration will be noted on the transcript.

(Pre-Requisite courses include BUS 1310 Financial Accounting and BUS 3314 Managerial Accounting)


ACCT 5325. Intermediate Financial Accounting I
ACCT 5326. Intermediate Financial Accounting II
GST 1117. Career Development or BUS 4190 Personal Business Skills

Select 2 of 3:

ACCT 5330. Introduction to Taxation
ACCT 5350. Accounting Information Systems
ACCT 5360. Auditing

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