College of Business Admission Requirements
The College of Business has its own admission requirements. Application for admission to the College of Business should be made during the semester you complete your last pre-business courses which is ordinarily the second semester of your sophomore year.
All students interested in majoring in health care administration must apply for admission to the program in addition to applying to the College of Business. The Health Care Administration program accepts applications for a limited period of time each semester. Transfer students may apply for admission to the HCAD program when they apply to UW-Eau Claire if they meet all College of Business requirements. Informational meetings for students are held prior to the application deadline for students seeking additional information. (Check the College of Business website for informational meeting dates and application deadlines.)
Requirements for ALL College of Business Students (2011-2012 Catalogue)
- Complete the following five courses with at least a 2.20 GPA in the five courses: Accounting 201 & 202; Economics 103 & 104; and Information Systems 240. Note: To learn what UW Systems courses are equivalent to these courses, refer to the UW System Transfer Information Systems website.
- Complete the Student Professional Development Program workshops
- Complete 54 credits
Grade Point Requirement
- HCAD students: Present 2.75 GPA* or better in all undergraduate course work completed prior to admission. *Applications from students who do not meet our minimum GPA will be considered for provisional acceptance on a case-by-case basis as space permits. Transfer students, see additional note below.
- All other business majors: 2.6 GPA* or better in all undergraduate course work completed prior to admission. Transfer students, see additional note below.
*NOTE: Transfer students must have a 2.0 GPA or better on all UW-Eau Claire coursework completed prior to admission to the College of Business, in addition to the above grade point requirements.
COB and HCAD Application Links and Downloads
College of Business
» Apply now to the College of Business
Health Care Administration
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» Application form
» Application summary worksheet of course listings
» Degree program worksheet
» Current application info meeting dates/deadlines
» Instructions for completing your degree plan
» Degree plan for students following the 2010-11/2011-12 catalogs