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ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Interested in becoming part of the College of Business at Illinois State? Then apply to Illinois State University! Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs.

Transfer students, please visit Admissions.IllinoisState.edu for more information!  If you are a current Illinois State University student, you can apply through your My Illinois State account during the months of February, June, and September.

0 - 44 HOURS EARNED OR IN PROGRESS HOURS

  1. A minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA (Illinois State University or transfer)

45 - 59 HOURS EARNED OR IN PROGRESS HOURS

  1. A minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA (Illinois State University or transfer)
  2. Completed with a minimum grade of “C” or in progress in the current term:
  • ACC 131
  • ECO 101 and ECO 102
  • MAT 120 or MAT 121/145

60 OR MORE HOURS EARNED OR IN PROGRESS HOURS

  1. A minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA (Illinois State University or transfer)
  2. Completed with a minimum grade of “C” or in progress in the current term:
  • ACC 131
  • ACC 132
  • ECO 101 and ECO 102
  • MAT 121 or 145
  • MQM 100 or ECO/PSY/POL 138

Students will complete BUS 100 and prove MS Competency (with a minimum grade of “C”) during their first semester as a College of Business major if they have not done so by the time of major change submission at 60+ hours.

TOOL COURSES

  • ACC 131
  • ACC 132
  • BUS 100
  • ECO 101 and ECO 102
  • MAT 121 or 145
  • MQM 100 (ECO/POL/PSY 138)
  • MS Competency - BIS 167 & BIS 168, IT 150 or BUS 902

NOTE: Students must earn a minimum grade of “C” within two graded attempts in Tool courses.  NO third enrollments permitted; a WX is not a graded attempt.

OTHER

  • Any major change, based on an ISU GPA, is calculated on a minimum of 12 earned hours.
  • Non-majors are limited to 27 hours of COB coursework.
  • ACC 131 requires a minimum of 12 earned hours (recommended for sophomore year).
  • FIL 185 requires a minimum of 30 earned hours.
  • 200 level COB courses require a minimum of 60 earned hours.
  • ACC and BUA majors must have a B/C combination in ACC 131 and ACC 132.

MINORS

  • 2.0 minimum GPA required to apply.
  • 200-level courses should be taken at Illinois State University.  Any 100-level course can be transferred.

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