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  • Who do I contact with questions about the business minor?
  • Should I register for online or in-person course sections?
    • Students must enroll in online sections of all the business minor courses if online sections are offered.  Utilizing online platforms expands the enrollment capacities of business minor courses, but enrollment capacity is not unlimited and is subject to change.

  • Are there prerequisites for enrolling in business minor courses?
    • The FIN 221 Core Course requires the completion of our campus’s ECON 102 or ECON 103 course or the equivalent of an off-campus transfer course.  Select business minor Elective courses will require the completion of their prerequisite BADM 310 or BADM 320 Core Courses.

  • I am a current undergraduate student. Can I pursue the business minor?
    • Current undergraduate students admitted to the Urbana-Champaign campus in the 2018 Fall Semester or earlier will need to indicate their intention to pursue the business minor. As of 2019, business minor courses are available for all undergraduate students. All newly submitted Statement of Intent to Pursue a Campus-Approved Minor forms will not be reviewed for the completion of the old business minor prerequisite courses, credit hours completed, academic standing, and GPAs. All students who submit their Statement of Intent to Pursue a Campus-Approved Minor to busminor@business.illinois.edu will be permitted to earn the business minor. 

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Five professors named ORMIR Fellows

Five professors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been chosen as fellows for the Office of Risk Management & Insurance Research (ORMIR) at Gies College of Business.