Management for Business Majors - Minor

College of Business Administration
Department of Management and Information Systems
A432 Business Administration Building
Kent Campus
330-672-1140
mis@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/business/mis


Description

The Management minor provides a basic core of management courses, with emphasis on strategic management, leadership and the management of employees. Students gain an overview of managerial functions and expertise that will add value to the career preparations provided by their major programs.

Fully Offered At:

  • Ashtabula Campus
  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus
  • Trumbull Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

  • Minimum 2.500 overall GPA; or if new freshman, no established GPA is required.
  • Student in the Business Management major may not declare this minor or the Management for Non-Business Major minor.

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
COMM 20001INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION 3
or COMM 25863 BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION
ENG 30064ARGUMENTATIVE PROSE WRITING 3
or ENG 30065 EXPOSITORY PROSE WRITING
MIS 34054USING INFORMATION SYSTEMS FOR SOLVING BUSINESS PROBLEMS 3
or MIS 34185 INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP BEHAVIOR IN ORGANIZATIONS
MIS 34165DYNAMICS OF LEADERSHIP 3
or MIS 34175 LEARNING TO LEAD
MIS 34180HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 3
PSYC 31282PERSONALITY 3
or PSYC 31773 INDUSTRIAL PSYCHOLOGY
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.500
  • To earn a College of Business Administration minor, students must complete at least 50 percent of the total required credit hours for the minor at Kent State University, at least 6 credit hours in the minor must be at the upper division (30000 and 40000 level), and at least 6 credit hours in the minor must be different from courses in the student's major and minor(s). Students may not pursue a minor and major in the same discipline.
  • In computing the minor GPA, all attempts of 30000- and 40000-level courses in the minor are included in the calculation.