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Athabasca University

Bachelor of Science
Business Administration Minor

Regulations effective September 1, 2018.

The Business Administration minor is designed to complement a student's choice of major. This minor enables a basic grasp of management theory and of technically-based skills in the core business areas of Accounting, Management Science, and Marketing. It will provide students with the relevant skills to enter their chosen career.

Business Administration Minor – Specific Requirements

In addition to the BSc program general requirements and the specific requirements of the chosen major, a minor in Business Administration involves the completion of 24 credits of core and elective courses.

Core Courses

18 credits
ADMN 232 Introduction to Management (3)
ACCT 250

Accounting for Managers

ACCT 253 Introductory Financial Accounting
MKTG 396 Introduction to Marketing (3)
MGSC 368 Introduction to Production and Operations Management (3)
MGSC 369 Service Operations Management (3)
MGSC 418 Supply Chain Management (3)

Elective Courses

6 credits
Students complete a minimum of 6 credits chosen from the Business and Administrative area of study at a junior or senior level.


Information effective Sept. 1, 2018 to Aug. 31, 2019.

Updated January 31 2019 by laurab

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