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Minor: Business Administration


Submit the STAR audit for the minor following the directions below. The application MUST be submitted BEFORE the degree application deadline for the semester in which you plan to graduate. Check to advise schedules for specific dates each term.

Minors cannot be earned after the degree has been conferred.

Instructions for students with majors outside the College of Business:

When you have registered for, or completed your last class for the minor, print the Business Administration Minor STAR degree audit showing that all requirements have been completed or are “in progress,” fill in the information required, and sign the audit.

  • STAR audits can be generated at
  • For degree be sure to select Business Administration in the drop-down menu; it might be near the bottom.

Deliver the audit to Angie Salido for certification.


This minor is available to all students except those seeking the Bachelor of Accountancy and the Bachelor of Business Administration. This minor is open to majors in the Bachelor of Individualized Studies and the Bachelor of Applied Studies.


The advisor for this minor is the Department Head of the management department.


Preparing for Our MBA Program

For those students getting a minor and considering entering the MBA program at NMSU, the following courses are strongly recommended. Taking some of these courses for the undergraduate Business Administration minor can better prepare you for the MBA Program:

  • ACCT 2210 (formerly acct 221/ACCT 252)
  • ACCT2120 (formerly ACCT 222/ACCT 251)
  • ECON 2110G (formerly ECON 251G)
  • BFIN 341 (formerly FIN 341)
  • MKTG 303