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Business Institutions Minor

The minor in Business Institutions meets the needs of Northwestern undergraduate students who want to learn about the world of business and the institutions that make it go.

Students who entered Northwestern University prior to Fall 2016 may choose to graduate under the old requirements or under the current requirements.

Minor Requirements

The minor in Business Institutions requires the successful completion with a grade of C- or above of 11 courses: 4 prerequisite courses in mathematics, statistics, and economics; 4 business tools courses; 1 writing and speaking course; and 2 social science and humanities electives.

Students must complete the 4 prerequisite classes (with a minimum grade of C-) before declaring the minor.

Students interested in additional information should consult a program advisor and/or visit the program office, located at 2010 Sheridan Road.

Prerequisites (4 courses)

Business Tools (4 courses)

Writing & Speaking in Business (1 course)

Social Science & Humanities Electives (2 courses chosen from the following list):

Additional Notes on Prerequisite Requirements
Additional Notes on Other Requirements

Please use our Student Planning Form to keep track of your minor progress.

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