2017-2018 Spears School of Business Minors

For minors requiring 27 hours, 18 of the 27 hours must be taken in residence at OSU, and 6 of the 9 hours for the Specific Minor Area must be taken in residence at OSU.  Students with majors outside of the SSB may find that some courses will have additional prerequisites.  For minors with various required hours see specific minor. 

Accounting (ACCT)
27 hours. ACCT 2103, 2203, and 3103, and six hours of upper-division accounting (C or better in each accounting course, 9 of the 15 required accounting hours must be completed at OSU); ECON 2103 or 2203; three courses from LSB 3213, FIN 3113, MGMT 3013, or MKTG 3213. GPA of 2.0.  Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Business Sustainability (BUSS)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 3023, 4083; Six hours from ACCT 2003, ECON 2003, FIN 3113, LSB 3213, MKTG 3213. GPA of 2.0.  Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Creativity Studies (CRST)
18 hours. EPSY 3063; EEE 3663; EPSY 4063. And choose 3 courses (9 hours), no more than two courses in any department, from: AMST 3550; DHM 2003; HDFS 2233; EEE 1010; EEE 1020; EEE 4010; PHIL 4113. GPA of 2.5 with no grade below "C." Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772. 

Data Sciences (DS)
15 hours. MSIS 2103, 3223, 3233, and either 3103 or 3333. Choose one course from: 3243, 4263, 4673. 12 of the 15 hours must be in residence at OSU. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Economics (ECBU)
27 hours. ECON 2103, 2203, and nine hours of upper-division economics (must have a 2.0 in the 15 hours of required economics courses); ACCT 2103; Nine hours from LSB 3213, FIN 3113, MGMT 3013, or MKTG 3213. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Energy Finance (EFIN)
18 hours. FIN 3113, FIN 4550 Introduction to Energy Business, FIN 4363, ACCT 2003 or 2103, ECON 2003 or 2103, and 3 hours from one of the following: one upper-division finance, ECON 4113, or  GEOL 4990 (Special topics course on Petroleum Geology, 3 credit hours).  GPA of 2.0.  12 of the 18 hours must be taken in residence at OSU.  Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Entrepreneurship (EEE)
15 hours. EEE 2023 and EEE 3023; 9 hours from EEE 3333, 3263, 3403, 3513, 3663, 4653, 4010, 4113, 4263, 4483, 4610,4703, 4803; ACCT 2103, LSB 4403, ECON 2103, FIN 3113, MGMT 3013, MKTG 3013, 4973, MSIS 2103.; AGEC 1113, 3213, 3403, 3603, 4403, IEM 3503, 3513, 3523, 4913, BAE 4102, 4023, CHE 4124, CIVE 4043, ECEN 4024, MAE 4344; EEE 4833, 4843; FPST 4993; MET 4123. Maximum of 6  non-EEE course credit hours. GPA of 2.0. Department of Entrepreneurship, 104 Business, 405-744-3325.

Finance (FIN)
18 hours. FIN 3113 and 9 hours of upper-division finance; ACCT 2003 or 2103. ECON 2003 or 2103. GPA of 2.0. 12 of the 18 hours must be taken in residence at OSU. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

General Business Administration (GNBU)
27 Hours. ACCT 2103, 2203; ECON 2103, 2203; MSIS 2103, LSB 3213, FIN 3113, MGMT 3013, and MKTG 3213. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Human Resource Management (HRM)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 3313, 4133, 4153, 4813. GPA of 2.0.  Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Information Assurance (IA)
15 hours. MSIS 2103, 3123, 4523, and six hours from 4233, 4243, 4253, 4273; 12 of the 15 hours must be taken in residence at OSU. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

International Business (INBU)
27 hours. MKTG 3993. Six hours from 4553, LSB 4633, ECON 3613, FIN 4213, MGMT 4613, 4943, ACCT 4763; Three hours from ACCT 2003 or 2103 and three hours from ECON 2003 or 2103; Nine hours from FIN 3113, LSB 3213, MGMT 3013, or MKTG 3213. Three hours of any upper-division business class, or AGEC 4343. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Management (MGMT)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 3123, 3313, 4073. Three hours of any upper-division MGMT class. 10 of the 16 hours must be taken at OSU. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Management Information Systems (MIS)
15 hours. MSIS 2103, 2203, 3333; Six hours upper division MSIS  excluding 3223. 12 of the 15 hours must be in residence at OSU. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Marketing (MKTG)
15 hours. MKTG 3213 and 12 hours of any upper division marketing classes. 12 of the 15 hours must be taken in residence at OSU. GPA of 2.0.  Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.

Nonprofit Management (NPM)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013,  4083, 4163; Six hours from ACCT 2003, ECON 2003, FIN 3113, LSB 3213, MKTG 3213, RMRT 4943.  GPA of 2.0.  Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772

Sports Management (SPMG)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013,  3943, and nine hours from MGMT 3963, 4743, 4843, 4943; GPA of 2.0. Business Student Services, 103 Business, 405-744-2772.