Business Administration Minor

Kenan–Flagler Business School

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The business administration minor offers solid exposure to management education. The business minor is available to students in any discipline.

Admission to the minor is required.

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In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must:

  • take at least nine hours of their minor "core" requirements at UNC–Chapel Hill
  • earn a minimum of 12 hours of C or better in the minor (some minors require more)

For more information, please consult the degree requirements section of the catalog.

All business minor courses must be completed at UNC Kenan-Flagler, except for BUSI 102 and if students are studying abroad through a Kenan-Flagler Program.

Students must successfully complete four specific business core courses and a minimum of two business elective courses (4.5 credit hours) for a total of 15 credit hours. The program can be completed within two to three semesters.

Once admitted as business minors, students will be able to register themselves in the core courses (BUSI 403, BUSI 406, BUSI 408, and BUSI 411) through Connect Carolina. Business minors may take a maximum of six business electives courses (regardless of credit hours) during their academic career.

Prerequisite Courses
BUSI 102Introduction to Financial Accounting1.5
ECON 101Introduction to Economics H4
ENGL 105English Composition and Rhetoric3
Select one of the following:3
Calculus for Business and Social Sciences
Calculus of Functions of One Variable I H
Calculus of Functions of One Variable II H
Decision Models for Business and Economics
STOR 155Introduction to Data Models and Inference3
Total Hours14.5

Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.

Core Courses
BUSI 403Operations Management3
BUSI 406Marketing3
BUSI 408Corporate Finance3
BUSI 411Strategic Management at the Business Level 11.5
BUSI ---Additional BUSI courses to reach the minimum 15 credit hours4.5
Total Hours15

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