Minors in Business

Accounting Minor

Mercyhurst University offers an accounting minor for students interested in enhancing their chosen degree program by learning how to organize, track and invest finances for companies and organizations. This minor program would be a perfect addition to a business or degree, providing background in all levels of accounting, from basic to advanced, as well as tax and cost accounting.
  • Acct 101 Principles of Accounting I
  • Acct 102 Principles of Accounting II
  • Acct 201 Intermediate Accounting I
  • Acct 202 Intermediate Accounting II
  • Acct 330 Tax Accounting
  • Acct 340 Cost Accounting
  • Acct 401 Advanced Accounting
  • Badm 310 Business Law I

Economics Minor

Students in virtually any major could benefit from Mercyhurst's economics minor. This minor enhances a number of different degree programs by providing courses in macro and microeconomics, giving students the international knowledge and skills to effectively manage businesses and organizations in today's global economy.

Required Courses

  • Econ 105 Macroeconomics
  • Econ 106 Microeconomics
  • Econ 305 Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Econ 306 Intermediate Microeconomics

Students are also required to select three courses from the following list:

  • Econ 200 Macroeconomics
  • Econ 250 The Economics of Poverty
  • Econ 260 Environmental Economics & Policy
  • Econ 320 Economic Development of Latin America
  • Fin 245 Financial Institutions and Markets
  • Fin 360 International Finance
  • Poli 380 Politics of the Global Economy
  • Econ 406 Managerial Economics

Economics minors should complete Math 109, Statistics, and Math 170, Calculus, as part of their Common and Distribution core requirements if they are considering graduate school.

Students from any major who are interested in adding the economics minor should contact Dr. Selin Yalcindag or Dr. Juan Argaez from the Walker School of Business.


Marketing Minor

Nearly every product, company and organization needs marketing to succeed. Which is why the marketing minor at Mercyhurst University would enhance almost any degree program. Students gain knowledge and skills in advertising, sales, consumer behavior, management and more.

  • Acct 101 Principles of Accounting I
  • Mktg 162 Principles of Integrated Marketing
  • Mktg 301 Consumer Behavior
  • Mktg 317 Sales Management
  • Mktg 327 Retail Management
  • Mktg 347 Advertising and Branding Strategies
  • Mktg 357 Marketing Research

Choose 1:

  • Mktg 406 Marketing Management OR
  • Mktg 200 International Marketing Management


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