Completion of these courses is required for full admission to the School of Business.
Complete the following non-business courses (some of these courses may also meet University Studies requirements):
Complete lower division business core courses:
Additionally, students must have successfully completed the above lower division Business core classes with a minimum grade of C-, regardless of where the class was taken.
Complete upper division business core courses:
(Students may begin taking these courses after full admission to the School of Business.)
Note: Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA in SOU business administration courses to be able to take BA 428.
Note: Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA in SOU Business Administration courses to be able to take BA 409.
Complete one of the following business administration concentrations:
Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA in SOU business administration courses required for graduation.
Except for Internship (BA 409 ), no lower division business administration core courses or upper division business administration courses may be taken P/NP.
Complete a total of 180 credits. Includes a minimum of 52 credits in upper division business administration or other upper division courses as approved by the Chair of the business program.
Take at least 36 credits of upper division business administration courses at SOU.
All business administration majors are required to complete one of the following, in addition to the School of Business requirements:
A minor in an area outside the School of Business programs
An approved SOU Certificate
Participation in an SOU-approved study abroad program for a full academic year. (Coursework must be pre-approved by the School of Business Study Abroad Advisor.)
Many students choose to study abroad for a term or more during their junior or senior year. See an advisor to determine how international study will work best for you.