Business Administration, Minor

Program Description

(for Nonbusiness Majors)

The minor is designed to provide a foundation of business knowledge for students who want to complement a nonbusiness bachelor’s program with a planned business program. Students who select the minor must establish a record with the academic advisor in the College of Business. Only 6 semester hours counted towards a major (including classes in the Business core) may be applied to a minor or certificate. A minimum of 18 hours is required for the minor. At least 12 of these hours must be taken at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. For additional information, contact the academic advisor in the College of Business.

Program Requirements

Core Courses 1
ACCT 2301Financial Accounting3
ACCT 2302Managerial Accounting3
FINA 3310Financial Management (or any upper-level FINA class) 23
MGMT 3310Principles of Management3
MKTG 3310Principles of Marketing3
BLAW 3310Legal Environment of Business3
Total Hours18

Refer to course descriptions for prerequisites.


It is assumed that all students have completed ECON 2301 Macroeconomics Principles (3 sch).

Nonbusiness undergraduate students planning to enter a Master of Business Administration program are advised to take FINA 3310 Financial Management (3 sch) and complete the Minor in Business Administration to satisfy part of the foundation requirements for the MBA.