Managers are needed in every organization and in every
By gaining an understanding of the basic functional areas of
management, you'll have a competitive advantage in the marketplace
and throughout your career.
The minor in management, an eight-course curriculum drawn
from the core courses of School of Management's existing
undergraduate majors, is available to undergraduate students from
any major. It provides a foundation in the basic language and
principles of business and complements advanced study in
engineering, social science, health-related professions and other
Why consider a minor in management?
"Liberal arts and social science majors are missing out on
something vital to their futures: Business 101." —The Chronicle of Higher Education
To apply to the management minor program, you must be a
matriculating UB student in good academic standing who has
completed at least 60 credit hours and the minor prerequisite
courses with a minimum overall GPA, UB GPA and prerequisite GPA of
2.5. All prerequisite courses should be completed or in progress
when applying for the minor. School of Management majors may not
participate in the minor program.
Meeting the minimum application requirements does not guarantee
admission. The program is competitive and will admit the top 75
fall applicants and the top 75 spring applicants each year.
Once accepted into the minor, you will take upper-division
management courses during your junior and/or senior years.
April 1 for fall admission
November 1 for spring admission
Need more information? Attend an information session!
Spring 2018 Information Sessions:
Wedensday, March 7 from 11 am — Noon
Tuesday, March 13 from 4 — 5 pm
Thrusday, March 15 from 10:30 — 11:30 am
All sessions will be held in Alfiero 205
Register online here or call 716-645-3206 or stop by 204
MGG 150 Business and Society
MGA 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting
MGQ 201 Introduction to Statistics for Analytics
PSY 101 Introductory Psychology
Required Courses to be completed at UB*
MGB 301 Organizational Behavior and Administration
You must also take three of the following six electives,
based on availability:
MGA 202 Introduction to Management Accounting
MGF 301 Corporation Finance (requires at least concurrent
registration in MGQ 301)
MGM 301 Principles of Marketing (requires ECO 182)
MGO 302 Production and Operations Management
MGQ 301 Statistical Decisions for Management
MGS 351 Introduction to Management Information Systems (summer