Management Minor

The Minor in Management is designed to prepare Vanguard students with versatile, people-oriented skills to serve in positions of service and leadership across the three business, nonprofit, and government sectors.

Vanguard students outside of the Patty Arvielo School of Business and Management (PASBM) are eligible to minor in Management by completing eighteen (18) units s in courses offered by the PASBM. Twelve (12) of the 18 units must be taken at Vanguard University.

Accounting, Business Administration and Marketing majors are also eligible to minor in Management by applying six (6) units from required courses in their major in addition to 12 units from among the following courses offered by the PASBM.

Required Coursework
MNGT-325Management Theory/Practice3
Select any 6 additional units from MNGT courses6
Management Minor Electives:
Choose 9 units from the following courses:9
Introduction to Business
Negotiations and Conflict
Business Ethics
Business Intern Program
Intro to Interpersonal Communication
Small Group Leadership
Communication Across Cultures
Organizational Communication
Design Thinking and Innovation
Nonprofit Management
Human Resource Management
Organizational Behavior
International Management
Special Topic in Management 1
Sales & Sales Management
Total Units18

MNGT-470 can be applied to the minor when offered as the following topics: Innovation and Project Management or Personal Leadership and Productivity.