Minors

Minors are official programs of study; when completed, they are noted on the students' official transcript. Some business minors are available to any FAU student, whereas others are available only to business majors (*or other majors, provided they also complete the 27 credits of core business courses). Details are listed under each program. Minors are available in the following areas:

  • Accounting (business majors only*)
  • Business Administration (available to Health Administration majors and non-business students)
  • Business Intelligence (available to all degree-seeking students, except MIS majors)
  • Business Law (available to any FAU student)
  • Digital Marketing (available to any FAU student)
  • Economics (available to any FAU student)
  • Electronic Commerce (business majors only*)
  • Entrepreneurship (pending final approval)
  • Finance (business majors only*)
  • Health Services (available to any FAU student)
  • Healthcare Information Systems (available to any FAU student)
  • Hospitality & Tourism Management (available to any FAU student)
  • Information Security (available to any FAU student)
  • Management Information Systems (business majors only*)
  • Marketing (business majors only*)
  • Real Estate (business majors only*)

The following applies to all minors (unless stated otherwise):

  • In accordance with university policy, 75% of the credits in the minor must be taken in residence at FAU.
  • Courses used for the minor must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
  • Business majors may apply minor courses toward the upper-division Business Elective requirement, if needed.
  • Minor courses cannot double count for any other business major or business core requirements.
  • Minors are available to undergraduate degree-seeking students upon successful completion of the minor course work and the simultaneous successful completion of a bachelor's degree from FAU.
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Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

FAU Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

Online MBA programs

Best Online MBA Programs

FAU Business again ranked among the "Best Online MBA Programs" in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

Online Veterans

Best Online GRAD Veterans Programs

#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

Online Veterans

Best Online Veterans MBA Programs

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked FAU Business among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

Sport Interantional Ranking

Best MBA in Sport Management Program

The MBA in Sport Management program is among the top 20 postgraduate sports business programs in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness.

Best Schools - Hospitality

Best Hospitality Program

FAU Business ranks on The 30 Best Hospitality Programs in the U.S.

Best For Vets

Best For Veterans

FAU Business was named one of the top business schools in South Florida for veterans by Military Times. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

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