CSR Minor

 The Corporate Social Responsibility Minor

Purpose/Benefits:

  1. Understand how to incorporate economics, the environment and social responsibility into corporate decision-making.
  2. Put theory into practice with placement in a community organization practicing sustainability.

Eligibility:

Business or non-business students are eligible to pursue this minor.

Requirements:

  • Open to business or non-business students.
  • Understand how to incorporate economics, the environment and social responsibility into corporate decision-making. A placement with a community organization practicing sustainability is required as part of Business Administration 3531.
  • Six courses required (five must be taken at Temple University):
    • Three courses required for the foundation: Human Resource Management 2511 (spring only), Legal Studies 3511 (fall only) and Business Administration 3531. Both HRM 2511 and Legal Studies 3511 must be completed prior to Business Administration 3531.
    • Choose three electives from: Business Administration 3102 (non-business students only), Economics 3596, Marketing 2511 (summer only), Strategic Management 3511, Community & Regional Planning 0807, Environmental Engineering Technology 0845 (or 0945), Geography & Urban Studies 0842, or Landscape Architecture 0841.
  • A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in courses in the minor is required as well as a minimum grade of C- in each course.
  • Courses for the minor must be completed prior to graduation; if completed, the minor will be recorded on the final transcript upon graduation.
  • Visit the Fox School web site to declare or rescind this minor.

Interested students should discuss with their home college advisors how the courses in the minor will fit into their overall degree plan and are strongly encouraged to declare the minor early in their academic career.

*Information derived from FSBM website.  Click here for more information.