2019-2020 Catalogue

Minor in Management

The Minor in Management complements a student’s major with courses that develop the ability to diagnose organizational issues from multiple perspectives. The minor cultivates essential skills for managers such as communications, interpersonal effectiveness and working in teams.

Course Title Credits
Required Courses
MG 240Interpersonal Relations in Management3
MG 345Organizations, Society and Responsible Management3
One management or professional sales elective (can be fulfilled with any course designated as MG or PRS)3
Select one of the following Arts and Sciences courses or an additional MG or PRS elective: 13
International Organizations
International Economic Growth and Development
Modern Economic Systems
Health Economics
Effective Speaking
Theories of Persuasion
Probability Models for Business Decision-Making
Continuous Probability for Risk Management
Social Psychology
Business Ethics: Corporate Social Responsibility
Business Ethics: Philosophy of Work
Sociology of Work and Organizations
Talk at Work
History of the World Economy
Work and the American Worker
20th Century U.S. Economic History

Policies Related to Minors

  • Some major/minor combinations are prohibited. See the major/minor exclusions list for more information.
  • Courses taken to fulfill a minor can be applied as business-related electives, arts and sciences electives, unrestricted electives, the humanities/social science elective or the mathematics/natural sciences elective.
  • The electives guide defines all classes as either arts and sciences or business. Students are strongly encouraged to maintain an awareness of where courses taken for a minor apply to their degree requirements.
  • Courses fulfilling General Education requirements (except the humanities/social science elective and the math/natural science elective) may not be applied to a minor.
  • Courses used to fulfill the modern language requirement for BA students cannot be applied to a minor.
  • Courses fulfilling Business Core requirements may not be applied to a minor (except for the Business Studies Minor).  
  • A course taken under the Pass/Fail/D policy may be applied to the minor.
  • Major courses (including courses applied to the Liberal Studies Major or Business Studies Major) may not be applied to a minor.
  • Students may apply only one course not taken at Bentley (from sources such as transfer, IB, AP, course away, non-Bentley study abroad program, etc.) to the minor.
  • Students may only complete a maximum of two minors.
  • Students must achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 in the minor.