Business Minor

The Business Department offers a minor in Business to students who wish to develop business skills and knowledge yet major in another discipline. This minor degree is available to any bachelor degree seeking student who is completing a degree outside of the Business Department.


Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
ECON 1013 Macroeconomics 3
ACCT 5043 Accounting Perspectives 3
BUAD 5043 or BUAD 7023 Business Ethics or Legal Environment in Business 3
MKTG 6003 Strategic Marketing 3
TMGT 7153 Principles of Management 3
Depending on the student’s major,
one or two additional BUAD, CISY,
or TMGT elective courses at the
5000 level or above*
  Total Number of Credit Hours 18
  • Minimum of 30 hours completed with a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • The minor must be completed with an overall GPA of 2.0 in all courses taken at Alfred State. For complete details, please contact the Business Department Chair at 607-587-3413.

*Business Minor Electives

BUAD 5003 Management Communications BUAD 7043 Quantitative Problem Solving Methods
BUAD 5013 Principles of Leadership BUAD 7273 Organizational Behavior
BUAD 5023 Human Resource Management BUAD 8003 Management Information Systems
BUAD 4403 Business Computer Applications BUAD 8013 International Business
BUAD 6003 Managerial Finance BUAD 8023 Strategic Management
BUAD 6113 Strategic and Creative Problem Solving PSYC 1013 General Psychology
BUAD 6403 Project Management for Business Professionals SOCI 1163 General Sociology
BUAD 7033 Operations Management TMGT 7003 Managing Technology and Innovation
ECON 2023 Microeconomics BUAD 6213 Business in the European Union