This interdisciplinary minor provides students with a business-oriented supplement to their academic major. It is designed to introduce students to a variety of fundamental business skills and knowledge. The minor consists of 22-24 credits, at least 6 credits of which must be at the 400-level. Only courses in which students earn a grade of C or better may be counted toward fulfillment of the requirements for the minor.
Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 22-24 credits
PRESCRIBED COURSES: (13 credits)
ACCTG 211(4); ECON 2 GS(3), MGMT 301(3); MKTG 301(3) (Sem: 1-5)
ADDITIONAL COURSES: (3-4 credits)
Select 1 course from the following list:
B A 243(4), B LOG 301(3), FIN 301(3), I B 303(3), MSIS 200(4) (Sem: 3-8)
SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS: (6 credits)
Select 6 credits at the 400-level in consultation with your adviser and the approval of the director of the business minor (Sem: 5-8)
Students interested in applying for this minor should print and complete the Entrance to Minor Form located at:
This form must be signed by your major adviser at Penn State Berks.
* This minor is also offered at Penn State Abington, Altoona, and Commonwealth