Minor in Government Contracting
In 2017, the United States Government Accountability Office reported that annual obligations through contracts for goods and services at the federal level exceeded $430 billion. Many of the agencies and contractors who carry out these contracts are located in the Washington, D.C. metro area.
Our government contracting minor provides students with a strong foundation in areas related to securing contracts, understanding the federal procurement system, marketing to the government, and supply chain management in a global economy. This minor is designed for business majors who are interested in a possible career in government contracting and those who wish to better understand the industry.
Program at a glance:
- Focus is on the fundamentals of government contracting
- Available to business undergraduate majors
- 15 credits (five courses)
- Requires sophomore standing