Minors

Minor Programs

Minors are offered in Business Management, Healthcare Management, International Business,  Marketing Management, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Justice, Sociology, Urban Studies, and Theology. GPA in Business Management, Healthcare Management, International Business and Marketing Management must be 2.3 or higher. 

Requirements for a Minor in Business Management

BA-151Principles of Management3
BA-155Principles of Marketing3
BA-240Organizational Behavior3
BA-282Leadership (cannot be double-counted)3
BA-Elective from the list: Selected Business Electives (cannot be double-counted) 3
BA-Elective at the 300-level or Above (cannot be double-counted) 3
Total Credits18

Requirements for the Minor in Healthcare Management

HM-210Healthcare Issues and Organization3
HM-310Budgeting and Financing in the Healthcare Industry3
BA-151Principles of Management3
BA-155Principles of Marketing3
HM-Healthcare Management Electives3
BA-Business Administration Electives3
Total Credits18

The Minor in Healthcare Management is offered at the Jersey City Campus and selected off-site locations.

Requirements for a Minor in International Business

BA-151Principles of Management3
BA-155Principles of Marketing3
BA-246Export Management3
BA-347International Management (cannot be double-counted)3
BA-Elective from the list: Selected Business Electives (cannot be double-counted)3
BA-Elective at the 300-level or Above (cannot be double-counted)3
Total Credits18

Requirements for a Minor in Marketing Management

BA-151Principles of Management3
BA-155Principles of Marketing3
BA-250Consumer Behavior3
BA-351Marketing Research (cannot be double-counted)3
BA-Elective from the list: Selected Business Electives (cannot be double-counted)3
BA-Elective at the 300-level or Above (cannot be double-counted)3
Total Credits18

Requirements for a Minor in Criminal Justice

CJ-165Introduction to Criminology3
CJ-170Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CJ-253Social Deviance3
CJ-285Criminal Corrections Systems3
CJ-315Criminal Procedure3
CJ-350Research Techniques and Data Analysis3
Total Credits18

Special Notes on Requirements for Criminal Justice Minors

Requirements for a Minor in Psychology

PS-151Introduction to Psychology3
PS-Psychology Electives15
Total Credits18

Requirements for Minor in Social Justice

SJ/PO-250Introduction to Social Justice3
Select one of the following urban internships designated as Service Learning3
Urban Internship
Urban Internship
Take the following Faith and Justice elective:3
Christian Medical Ethics
Select one of the following Politics, Economics and the Environment electives:3
Economic Development
Biological Issues: Decisions and Ethics
Globalization and Fieldwork Seminar
Select one of the following Social Diversity and Stratification electives:3
Poverty and Inequality
Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Studies
Haitians in America
Ethnicity and Race in Urban History
Ethnic and Racial Relations
Issues in the Latino Community
Select one of the following Social Movements and Change electives:3
U.S. Civil Rights Movement
Introduction to Nonviolence
Social Work in Urban Systems
Peace and Justice Issues Within Political Theory
Vietnam and the U.S.
Seminar: Political Poetry and Music
Total Credits18

The Minor in Social Justice is offered only at the Jersey City Campus.

Requirements for a Minor in Urban Studies

UR-151The Contemporary City3
UR-Urban Studies Electives15
Total Credits18

 The Minor in Urban Studies is offered only at the Jersey City Campus.

Requirements for a Minor in Sociology

SO-121Introduction to Sociology3
Select one of the following:3
AS-
Africana Studies course
LS-
Latin American and Latino Studies course
WS-
Women’s Studies course
SO-Sociology electives12
Total Credits18

Requirements for a Minor in Theology

Three credits may be fulfilled in an approved cognate course in another department.

TH-110Religious Faith in the Modern World3
or TH-121 Space, Place and the City (Metropolitan Seminar)
TH-120Introduction to the Study of Christianity3
or TH-122 Pilgrimage in the City
TH-Theology electives12
Total Credits18