The minor in Business Operations and Quality Management (GBOM) is available to Accounting, Finance, General Business, Management, and Marketing majors only.

A grade point average of 2.00 or better must be achieved in the minor coursework and in all minor courses completed at other institutions.

At least 9 hours of the required 12 credit hours must be taken in residence at USFSM.

Requirements (12 credit hours)

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes
ISM 3431 Operations and Supply Chain Processes 3 QMB 2100, ACG 2071, with grade “C” or better (not C-) For USFSM students, STA 2023 can serve as equivalent to QMB 2100.
QMB 4690 Lean Operations and Six Sigma 3 QMB 2100, QMB 3200, and ISM 3431 For USFSM students, STA 2023 can serve as equivalent to QMB 2100.
QMB 4700 Business Decision Modeling 3 QMB 2100, ISM 3431 For USFSM students, STA 2023 can serve as equivalent to QMB 2100.
ISM xxxx or QMB xxxx TBD 3 Choose one additional upper-level ISM or QMB course.