Business Administration (Minor)

Non-business majors at Saint Louis University can complete 30 hours of business coursework to earn a minor in business adminstration through the John Cook School of Business.


You’ll take courses in accounting, economics, finance, management and marketing. You can also pursue electives in topics such as macro and microeconomics, international business and operations.

Please note: If your major degree program shares at least 50 percent of the classes below, you are not eligible for this minor. For example, students in SLU's aviation management majors or health management programs may not earn a minor in business administration, because more than half the required coursework overlaps.

If you minor in business administration at SLU, you are responsible for completing any prerequisites as required and a minimum of 2.0 cumulative GPA is required in minor coursework.

Highlighted Courses
  • ACCT 2200: Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 2220: Managerial Accounting
  • ECON 1900: Principles of Economics
  • FIN 3010: Principles of Finance
  • ITM 2000: Introduction to Information Technology Management
  • MGT 3000: Management Theory and Practice
  • MKT 3000: Introduction to Marketing Management
  • OPM 2070: Introductory Business Statistics

Students then select two of the following electives:

  • ECON 3120: Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECON 3140: Intermediate Microeconomics
  • IB 2000: Introduction to International Business
  • MGT 2000: Legal Environment of Business
  • OPM 3050: Introduction to Management Sciences and Operations Management
Internships and Careers

By adding a minor in business administration students can enhance their career opportunities in a variety of fields, from advertising and project management to public relations and sales.

Faculty
  •  Alireza Nasseh, Ph.D.
  • Anastasios Kaburakis, Ph.D.
  • Andrew Kaikati, Ph.D.
  • Bidisha Chakrabarty, Ph.D.
  • Bonnie Wilson, Ph.D.
  • Brad Carlson, Ph.D.
  • Brett Boyle, Ph.D.
  • Brian Betker, Ph.D.
  • Carl Maertz, Ph.D.
  • Carolyn Westfall, Ph.D.
  • Christopher Thomas
  • David Kaplan, Ph.D.
  • David Rapach, Ph.D.
  • David Sanders
  • Debbie Barbeau, MACC
  • Debbie Pike, MBA
  • Denise Gulthues-Amrhein, Ph.D.
  • Don Hardaway, Ph.D.
  • Elouise Mintz, Ph.D.
  • Fei Tan,Ph.D.
  • Fred Neiderman, Ph.D.
  • Gail Gilbert, MBA
  • Hadi Alhorr, Ph.D.
  • Hailong Qian, Ph.D.
  • Heather Bednarek, Ph.D.
  • Helen Hurwitz, Ph.D.
  • Hongxin Zhao, Ph.D.
  • James Fisher, Ph.D.
  • Jase Ramsay, Ph.D.
  • Jerome Katz, Ph.D.
  • Jintong Tang, Ph.D.
  • John McGowan, Ph.D.
  • Justin Goodson, Ph.D.
  • Kerry Guilliams, MBA
  • Laurel Pope Boone, J.D.
  • Mamoun Benmamoun, Ph.D.
  • Mark Arnold, Ph.D.
  • Mark Ferris, Ph.D.
  • Michael Alderson, Ph.D.
  • Muhammad Islam, Ph.D.
  • Naresh Bansal, Ph.D.
  • Neil Jansen, Ph.D.
  • Nitish Singh, Ph.D.
  • Olgun Sahin, Ph.D.
  • Palash Bera, Ph.D.
  • Reuven Levary, Ph.D.
  • Rob Boyle, Ph.D.
  • Scott Duellman, Ph.D.
  • Scott Safranski, Ph.D.
  • Thomas Doellman, Ph.D.
  • Vince Volpe, Ph.D.
  • Weimin Wang, Ph.D.
  • Xiaorui Hu, Ph.D.
  • Xu (Frank) Wang, Ph.D.
  • Yan Sun, Ph.D.
Tuition and Fees

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