The business minor, available to all non-business majors, provides students with an introduction to business. Students gain exposure to a variety of business disciplines and topics. The business minor is available to all majors.

In order to declare a business minor, complete a Change of Major/Minor form, available from the undergraduate office of the Williams College of Business (room 120A, Smith Hall).

Required Courses

19 credit hours:

  • Introductory Financial Accounting (ACCT 200 prerequisite course to FINC300)
  • Microeconomics (ECON 200)
  • Business Finance (FINC 300)
  • Management of Information Technology (INFO 120 and 220)
  • Managerial Behavior (MGMT 300)
  • Principles of Marketing (MKTG 300)


3 credit hours:

  • Business Core - ACCT 201, BLAW 300, ECON 201, ECON 300, SHRM 200, MGMT 301, or STAT 211


  • Major Courses in Business* - ACCT 300-499; ECON 301-499; ENTR 300-499, FINC 301-499, SHRM 300-499; INFO 300-499; MGMT 302-499; MKTG 301-499

* Note: All prerequisites for major-level courses must still be met.


Williams College of Business

Williams College of Business
AACSB accredited

AACSB-accredited schools offer students a relevant and challenging curriculum, the highest quality faculty and career opportunities that are not found at other business schools.