The Business Administration minor is designed to provide an understanding of the core functional areas of a company. Students learn how a business can achieve its objectives in a competitive environment while maintaining a culture of sound and ethical principles and practices. They learn to analyze and evaluate business systems in terms of their efficiency, effectiveness, productivity and profitability. Students gain an appreciation of how responsible business practices can improve economic standards, social stability and international trade.
Benefits of a Business Administration Minor
No matter what industry in which you choose to pursue a career, a concentration in business administration will give you a deeper understanding of the principles of running an organization effectively. This is true whether you find work in the public or private sector. It will enhance your decision-making skills and help you to become a better leader.
With a minor in business administration, you’ll have the ability to analyze and evaluate business systems in terms of efficiency, productivity, profit and services and explore the challenges and opportunities facing existing companies and new ventures. Your education will include study in the following areas of business administration:
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- Human resources
- Organizational behavior
Business Administration Minor Courses
Select three from the following:
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Add a Minor
Add any of Ottawa University's minors to your degree to take it to the next level. A minor consists of at least 20 credit hours of which at least half of the credit hours are completed at Ottawa University.
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