BSBA Admissions Requirements

Admission to Professional Business Studies

Students need to understand that the BS in Business Administration Degree Admission Requirements include:

  • Successful completion of: BUS 100, BIS 101, ECO 203, ACC 250, BLR 235, Admission to Professional Business StudiesECO 204
    • Minimum 2.00 average in the above courses
  • Completion of: STA 282 or STA 382 and MTH 217 or MTH 132
  • Minimum overall CMU GPA of 2.50 and 42 credits earned

     

Students need to understand these additional policies for students earning a BSBA Degree:

  • The sequence of course prerequisites in business requires very careful planning with an advisor.
  • Taking prerequisite courses at other institutions for courses needed the next semester at CMU will delay registration until students email a screenshot of their final grade (min C-) to cba@cmich.edu.
  • Students must have one of the above required MTH or STA courses completed and a minimum overall CMU GPA of 2.50 in order to enroll in ACC 255, BIS 255, and MGT 258.
  • Students below a 2.50 CMU GPA will be unable to enroll in ACC 255, BIS 255, and MGT 258.
  • All BSBA Admission Requirements must be met prior to enrolling in FIN 302, MGT 303, & MKT 304.

Admission to Professional Business Studies is a two tier process

Tier 1 Continuing Admission to Professional Business Studies will be granted to all students who have earned a 2.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) in the following courses:

  • BUS 100 (3) Essential Business Skills
  • BIS 101WI (3) Essential Business Communication Skills
  • ECO 203 (3) Microeconomic Principles of Business

Tier 2 Full Admission to Professional Business Studies will be awarded to students who satisfy the following requirements:

  1. Completion of at least 42 credits with a minimum cumulative CMU GPA of 2.50.
  2. Completion of the following courses:
    • ECO 204 (3) Principles of Macro- and Global Economics
    • ACC 250 (3) Introduction to Financial Accounting
    • BLR 235 (3) Business Law (some sections offered WI)
    • STA 282QR (3) Intro to Statistics OR STA 383QR (3) Elementary Statistical Analysis (UP Group IIB)
    • MTH 217 (4) Business Calculus OR MTH 132 (4) Calculus I (UP Group IIB)
  3. A 2.0 minimum cumulative GPA in the following courses: BUS 100, BIS 101WI, ECO 203, ECO 204, ACC 250, BLR 235, and STA 282QR or STA 382QR.

Note:

  • Students should contact a faculty advisor in the College of Business Administration to sign a major before earning 56 credits.