The minor in General Business (GBAM) is not available to Accounting, Finance, General Business, Management, Management Science, Marketing, and Risk Management & Insurance majors.

A grade point average of 2.00 or better must be achieved in the minor coursework and in all minor courses completed at other institutions.  Students are required to earn a “C” or higher in General Business courses that are counted toward the minor requirements.

At least twelve (12) hours of the required eighteen (18) credit hours must be taken in residence at USFSM.

Requirements (18 credit hours)

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
ACG 3074 Managerial Accounting for Non-Business Majors 3 Does not count towards major or CPA requirements; Not available for credit for Business majors ACG 2021 and ACG 2071 can be substituted
ECO 1000 Basic Economics 3 No credit after completing either ECO 2023 or ECO 2013 ECO 2013 and ECO 2023 can be substituted
FIN 3403 Principles of Finance 3 PR: ACG 2071, ECO 2013, ECO 2023
MAN 3025 Principles of Management 3 None SMLE
MAR 3023 Basic Marketing 3 None
MAN 4802 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management 3 PR: ACG 2021, ACG 2071, MAR 3023; CI