Business Administration, Minor

Minor in Business Administration

University of Nebraska at Kearney

  • Fully Online
  • 24
    Credits
  • $259.00
    In-State
  • $396.00
    Out-of-State

Program Overview

The online Business Administration, Minor is designed for students majoring in other disciplines who want to increase their foundational business knowledge. 

Students of the online Business Administration, Minor program gain: 

  • Real-world experience and an understanding of the functional areas of business
  • Enhanced value as a professional and expand future career opportunities
  • Knowledge and skills necessary to rise up in the world of business

Career Outlook: The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the demand for business and financial occupations is growing at a rate of 7% faster than the average for all occupations. Globalization, a growing economy and a complex tax and regulatory environment are expected to continue to drive the demand for professionals in this industry. 

Admissions and Requirements

To be accepted to this program, you must have:

  1. High School Diploma or GED

  2. Official transcripts from all previous schools

To apply to this program:

  1. Complete and submit the online application for admissions
  2. Pay the $45 non-refundable application fee

Courses You’ll Take

Course Information

9 credit hours of the following: ACCT 311 Business Law, FIN 308 Principles of Finance, MGT 301 Principles of Management, MKT 314, MKT 300 Principles of Marketing. (A maximum of 3 credit hours can be taken from the following: CYBR 306 Introduction to Predictive Modeling, ECON 365 Business Analytics and Decision Making, MGT 334 Applied Business Analytics). 9 credit hours of the following: Any 300-400 level course from ACCT, ECON, FIN, MGT, MKT or CYBR 305, 350, 410, 421, or 485 (Excluding ECON 388, MGT 388, or MKT 388.

Core Courses

Course NumberCourse NameCredits
ACCT 251Principles of Accounting II3
Continuation of the basic accounting cycle with particular attention given to development of special procedures for control, partnerships, and corporations. Analysis of financial information used within the organization by manufacturing and service businesses. Prerequisite: ACCT 250

Tuition & Fees

Nebraska Residents

Per Credit Hour

Tuition
$259.00
Fees
$62.25
Total
$321.25

3 Credit Hours

Tuition
$777.00
Fees
$186.75
Total
$963.75

Out of State Residents

Per Credit Hour

Tuition
$396.00
Fees
$62.25
Total
$458.25

3 Credit Hours

Tuition
$1188.00
Fees
$186.75
Total
$1374.75
About Faculty

University of Nebraska online courses are taught by expert faculty who embody the qualities resulting from research experience and professional/field experience. Students learn from faculty with a variety of backgrounds, many of whom are published researchers in their fields. NU faculty who teach online do so in a way that optimizes learning within the online modality and because technology enables students to access education they may otherwise may not be able to pursue.

Application Deadlines

Rolling admissions. Application review will begin upon receipt of all required application materials.