2018-2019 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 2003, 3003, 3103. Select six hours of upper-division accounting from the following: ACCT 3013, 3113, 3203. Select three hours from the following: ECON 2003 or 2103 or 2203. Select three courses from the following: LSB 3213; FIN 3113; MGMT 3013; MKTG 3213. “C” or better in each accounting course, 9 of the 15 required accounting hours must be completed at OSU. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Business Sustainability (BUSS)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 4033, 4083. Select six hours from the following: ECON 3903, 4113; EEE 4403; MGMT 4093, 4403, 4423, 4453, 4463, 4493; MKTG 3333, 4443. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Creativity Studies (CRST)
18 hours. EEE 4663; EPSY 3063, 4063. Select 3 courses (9 hours), with no more than two courses in any department, from: AMST 3550; DHM 2003; HDFS 2233; EEE 1010, 1020, 4010; PHIL 4113. GPA of 2.5 with no grade below "C." Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772. 

Data Sciences (DS)
15 hours. MSIS 2103, 3223, 3233, and either 3103 or 3333. Choose one course from: MSIS 3243, 4263, 4673. 12 of the 15 hours must be in residence at OSU. GPA of 2.00 required. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Economics (ECBU)
27 hours. ECON 2103 or 2003; ECON 2203, ACCT 2103 or ACCT 2003. Select nine hours of upper-division economics (must have a 2.0 in the 15 hours of required economics courses). Select nine hours from the following: LSB 3213, FIN 3113, MGMT 3013 or MKTG 3213. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Energy Finance (EFIN)
18 hours. FIN 3113, 4003, 4363; ACCT 2003 or 2103; ECON 2003 or 2103. Select 3 hours from one of the following: one upper-division finance course, ECON 4113 or GEOL 4990 (Special topics course on Petroleum Geology, 3 credit hours). GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Entrepreneurship (EEE)
15 hours. EEE 2023, 3023. Select 9 hours from the following: ACCT 2103; AGEC 1113, 3213, 3403, 3603, 4403; BAE 4012, 4023; CHE 4124; CIVE 4043; ECEN 4024; ECON 2103; EEE 4010, 4013, 4103, 4113, 4123, 4223, 4263, 4333, 4403, 4483, 4533, 4610, 4653, 4663, 4703, 4803, 4813; FIN 3113; FPST 4993; IEM 3503, 3513, 3523, 4913;  LSB 4403; MAE 4344; MET 4123; MGMT 3013; MKTG 3213, 4973; MSIS 2103. Maximum of 6 non-EEE course credit hours. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Finance (FIN)
18 hours. FIN 3113. Select 9 hours of upper-division finance (excluding FIN 4063). ACCT 2003 or 2103. ECON 2003 or 2103. GPA of 2.0. 12 of the 18 hours must be taken in residence at OSU, and 6 of the 9 hours of finance electives must be taken in resident at OSU. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

General Business Administration (GNBU)
27 Hours. ACCT 2103 or 2003; ACCT 2203 or 3003; ECON 2103 or 2003; ECON 2203; MSIS 2103; LSB 3213; FIN 3113; MGMT 3013; MKTG 3213. GPA of 2.00. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Human Resource Management (HRM)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 3313. Select 9 hours from the following: MGMT 4133, 4153, 4813, 4543. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Information Assurance (IA)
15 hours. MSIS 2103, 4123, 4523. Select six hours from MSIS 4233, 4243, 4253, 4273. 12 of the 15 hours must be taken in residence at OSU. GPA of 2.00 required. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

International Business (INBU)
27 hours. MKTG 3993. Select six hours from ACCT 4763; ECON 3613; FIN 4213; LSB 4633; MGMT 4613, 4943; MKTG 4553. Select three hours from ACCT 2003 or 2103 and three hours from ECON 2003 or 2103. Select nine hours of the following: 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 Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Management (MGMT)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 3123, 3313, 4073. Select three additional hours of any upper-division MGMT course. 10 of the 16 hours must be taken at OSU. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Management Information Systems (MIS)
15 hours. MSIS 2103, 2203, 3333. Select six hours upper-division MSIS excluding 3223. 12 of the 15 hours must be in residence at OSU. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Marketing (MKTG)
15 hours. MKTG 3213. Select 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 Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Nonprofit Management (NPM)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 4093, 4163; Select six hours from EEE 4123; LSB 3213; MGMT 4083, 4403; MKTG 3333, 4443; RMRT 4943. GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.

Sports Management (SPMG)
16 hours. MGMT 3011, 3013, 3943. Select nine hours of the following: MGMT 3963, 4743, 4843, or 4943; GPA of 2.0. Business Student Success Center, 155 Business Building, 405-744-2772.