Major in Business

The Herberger Business School offers 8 different majors. Click on the name of the major below for more information.

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Applying to a Major

Students are eligible to apply to a major within the Herberger Business School when they have met all of the pre-business requirements, including:

  • An overall GPA of at least 2.65
  • Completed at least 45 credits at the time of application, does not include credits in developmental courses (MATH 070 and MATH 072).
  • Completed or enrolled in the following courses:
    ACCT 291 * ACCT 292
    HBS 111 ** IS 242 *
    CMST 192 BLAW 235
    ENGL 191 CSCI 169 * or CNA 169 *
    MATH 196 * ECON 205


    ECON 206
      HBS 211

*   A grade of "C-"or better is required.
** HBS 111 is not required for transfer students who have completed 20 or more credits.
A 2.40 GPA and 12 credits earned are required to register for the underlined courses above.

Note: Accounting major requires 3.00 GPA average ACCT 291 and 292.

The following courses are ordinarily completed after admission to the major: IS 340, FIRE 371, MGMT 301, MGMT 383, MGMT 497, MKTG 320, PHIL 484

When you are ready to apply to one of the business majors, stop by the Pre-Business Advising Office at Centennial Hall 229 and request an application for Business major.


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