The minor in Business Operations and Quality Management (GBOM) is available to Accounting, Finance, General Business, Management, Marketing, and Risk Management & Insurance 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 nine (9) hours of the required twelve (12) credit hours must be taken in residence at USFSM.

Requirements (12 credit hours)

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
ISM 3431 Operations and Supply Chain Processes 3 PR: QMB 2100 or  STA 2023 or STA 2122 or ACG 2071 with a grade of  “C-“
QMB 4690 Lean Operations and Six Sigma 3 PR: QMB 2100, QMB 3200, ISM 3431 USFSM considers STA 2023  as equivalent to QMB 2100
QMB 4700 Business Decision Modeling 3 PR: QMB 2100, ISM 3431 USFSM considers STA 2023  as equivalent to QMB 2100
ISM xxxx or QMB xxxx TBD 3 Choose one additional upper-level ISM or QMB course