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Business Administration Minor (Madrid)

Saint Louis University offers non-business students the opportunity to earn a minor in business administration. You’ll be required to complete 30 credit hours in subjects that include finance, accounting, management and economics.

Minor in Business Administration

SLU-Madrid students earning a minor in business administration through Saint Louis University's Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business will develop skills and gain an understanding of essential principles across business disciplines.

The business administration minor is only available to non-business students.

Curriculum Overview

Students must complete 30 credit hours to earn a minor in business administration: 24 credit hours of required coursework and six credit hours of electives. Courses that are required for your major may not be used at an elective for the minor.

You’ll be required to take:

  • ACCT 2200 Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 2220 Accounting for Decision Making
  • OPM 2070 Introductory Business Statistics
  • ECON 1900 Principles of Economics
  • FIN 3010 Principles of Finance
  • ITM 2000 Information Technology with Supply Chains
  • MGT 3000 Management Theory and Practice
  • MKT 3000 Introduction to Marketing Management

You’ll then select two of the following courses:

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

SLU-Madrid’s business program prepares students for careers private and public institutions. Our graduates go on to work in financial centers around the world, including New York City, Madrid, London and Dubai.


Our business faculty are experts in the fields, which include accounting, finance and economics. The majority of the faculty hold the highest degrees available in their fields.

Tuition and Fees

SLU-Madrid is committed to providing quality Jesuit education at an affordable price. Tuition rates at the Madrid Campus are approximately 40 percent lower than comparable private universities in the U.S.

If you have questions or would like to speak with a financial aid officer, email us at

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To be admitted to the major, you must have at least a 2.00 cumulative average and complete a declaration of major form, available in the Office of the Registrar. Upon acceptance to the program, you will be assigned a departmental advisor.