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Drury GO Business and Entrepreneurship Minor

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Enhance your opportunities and professionalism within any major program of study. The Business and Entrepreneurship minor will prepare you to:

  • Develop new and innovative ideas
  • Initiate and sustain those ideas
  • Foster a commitment to social responsibility

Program Overview

The Business and Entrepreneurship Minor is designed to enhance opportunities and professionalism within any major program of study.

Students will develop as future entrepreneurs by cultivating their creativity in developing new and innovative ideas, developing their abilities to initiate and sustain these ideas, and fostering their commitment to social responsibility in the management of their ventures.

Whether interested in natural sciences and health care, behavioral sciences, business, the arts, education or architecture, the entrepreneurship minor will prepare students to be innovative within established organizations or their own enterprise.

Career Information

Careers in business and financial occupations are projected to grow 6.9% by the year 2028 nationally. The median annual wage is $68,350. The median wage for business occupations in Missouri specifically is $70,770.

The minor in Business and Entrepreneurship puts your theoretical knowledge together with your practical experience. You’ll be equipped to take on a variety of jobs, including:

  • Fundraising
    • Projected growth: 9.3%
    • Median annual wage: $56,950
  • Public relations
    • Projected growth: 7.8%
    • Median annual wage: $114,800
  • Marketing management
    • Projected growth: 8.1%
    • Median annual wage: $134,290
  • Sales management
    • Projected growth: 4.1%
    • Median annual wage: $124,290
  • Advertising management
    • Projected growth: 3.2%
    • Median annual wage: $117,130

The Business and Entrepreneurship Minor requires 24 credit hours of coursework.

Students pursuing the Associates of Business Administration or the Business Essentials Certificate may not earn the Business and Entrepreneurship Minor.