The minor in Risk Management/Insurance (RSKM) is available to all majors.

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

At least nine (9) of the required twelve (12) credit hours must be taken in residence at USFSM.

Please note, courses used in a major, may not apply to the minor.

Requirements (12 credit hours)

Required Courses (9 credit hours)

RMI 3011 and RMI 4292 can be applied toward the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation, a prominent industry credential.

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
RMI 3011 Principles of Insurance 3 None
RMI 4292 Property and Casualty Insurance Operations 3 CP: RMI 3011
RMI 4941 Risk Management/Insurance Internship 3 PR: RMI 3011


Electives (3 credit hours)

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
FIN 4303 Financial Institutions and Markets 3 PR: FIN 3403 with a grade of “C” or better
MAN 4802 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management 3 PR: ACG 2021, ACG 2071, MAR 3023; CI
MAR 3823 Marketing Management 3 PR: MAR 3023