Note: The information below provides convenient links to some of the courses required for this degree; however, it should not be used as a course registration guide. Please refer to the official Lander University Academic Catalog for the most accurate and up-to-date program requirements.

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MINOR

The College of Business offers a minor in business administration. Students in other departments who have declared a minor in business administration must complete the 18-credit program of study as shown below with a “C” or better in each course. Before enrolling in upper-level courses, students must:

  1. have completed 54 semester hours by the first day of class; and
  2. have completed each of the following prerequisites with a “C” or above: BA 101, MATH 211, and ENGL 275.

The 18 hours of minor requirements are:


HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT MINOR

The College of Business offers a minor in health care management. Students in other departments who have declared a minor in health care management must complete the 18-credit program of study with a “C” or better in each course. Before enrolling in upper-level courses, students must:

  1. have completed 54 credit hours by the first day of class; and
  2. have completed each of the following prerequisites with a “C” or better: BA 101, MATH 211, and ENGL 275.

The 18 hours of minor requirements are:

 

SPORTS MANAGEMENT MINOR

The sports management minor provides students with an integrated academic learning environment for understanding the challenges in the business of sport. Successful candidates for the sports management minor will demonstrate understanding of the nature of the sport industry including knowledge of the qualifications, job requirements, and working conditions for a sport industry position. Students must complete the sports management internship in collaboration with the advisor in their major area of study.

The Sports Management Minor consists of 18 semester hours of courses distributed as follows:

Core: 7-9 semester hours

  • SPTM 101
  • SPTM 301 or MGMT 301 or PEES 308
  • SPTM 490 (Sport-related internship in related major. Students must earn a grade of “B” or higher for the internship to count toward the minor requirements.)

Nine to twelve hours from among the following:

 

ESPORTS MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION MINOR

The College of Business offers a minor in Esports Management and Administration. Students in other departments who have declared a minor in Esports Management and Administration must complete the 18-credit program of study with a “C” or better in each course. Before enrolling in upper-level courses, students must:

  • Have completed 54 credit hours by the first day of class.

The Esports Management Minor consists of 18 semester hours of courses distributed as follows:

 

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MINOR

The College of Business, in collaboration with the faculty of Business, Law and Sport at the University of Winchester in the United Kingdom,offers a minor in International Business to Lander students in all disciplines. The minor requires a semester of study abroad at Winchester, per the agreement between Lander University and the University of Winchester. Students must have a 3.0 GPA and have completed at least two full semesters of college-level studies to be eligible to study abroad. The minor consists of 18 credit hours, either 6 or 9 credit hours taken at Lander and either 9 or 12 credit hours taken at Winchester, distributed as follows:

Required Courses at Lander University 

Electives at Lander University:
Any one or two among the following courses, to be selected in consultation with the student's advisor and the Director of Study Abroad

  • BA 351 
  • ECON 335 (recommended for all majors)
  • ACCT 201, BA 251, FINA 301, MGMT 301 or MKT 301 (recommended for non-business majors only.)
  • Any other 300-level BA, MGMT, MKT, FINA or ACCT course offered by the College of Business 

*Some of these courses may have prerequisites
**A minimum of six credit hours toward the minor must be completed at Lander.

Required Modules (courses) at University of Winchester 
Any three or four level 5 or level 6 business modules from the University of Winchester, to be selected in consultation with the student's advisor and the Director of Study Abroad.