Change of Major Information Session

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Attend a Change of Major Information Session with the Eller College to change to or add the Pre-Business and/or Pre-Economics Major.  

Welcome!  We are excited about your interest in Pre-Business and/or Pre-Economics. During the fall and spring semesters, current UA students who wish to change to or add Pre-Business and/or Pre-Economics in the Eller College of Management must attend a Change of Major Information Session and have a qualifying GPA.  International/ESL students must also have an additional qualifying English language proficiency score in UAccess to change to or add Pre-Business. 

Change of Major Information Session

Change of Major Information Sessions, during the fall and spring semesters, take place in McClelland Hall Room 204. The 1-hour information session is tailored for current non-Pre-business and/or non-Pre-Economics Majors that:

  • Would like to change their current major to Pre-Business and/or Pre-Economics; or
  • Would like to add Pre-Business and/or Pre-Economics as a secondary degree

Interested students must RSVP and attend a Change of Major Information Session and bring with them a current Advisement Report.
To locate and print the Advisement Report:

  • Log into UAccess with your UA Net ID and password
  • Click on the “Advisement Report” option in the drop-down menu
  • Click on the “View Report as PDF” tab
  • Consider printing double sided, or 2 pages per sheet to reduce paper usage

To find the next available information session or RSVP for a Change of Major Information Session:

  • Click on the red "Advising: Schedule your Session in eSMS" button on the Undergraduate Programs home page or click here.
  • Log in using your UA Net ID and password.
  • From your eSMS Profile page select "New RSVP" from the top menu.  
  • Select "Information Sessions" in the drop down menu, then click "Begin Search".
  • If information sessions are available, select the one of your choice (Note: Change of Major Information Sessions will be posted separately for Pre-Business and Pre-Economics; be sure to select the right desired major)
  • During the summer, if there are no information sessions available, please schedule an advising appointment with an academic advisor. 

Requirements To Change/Add Major

  Pre-Business Pre-Economics
Minimum GPA 2.75 (if new student, no GPA minimum is required) 2.5 (if new student, no GPA minimum is required)
English Proficiency for International Students

International students intending to change to Pre-Business must have one of the following scores posted in UAccess:
TOEFL 79+
IELTS 6.5+
SAT Critical Reading of 580+
ACT English of 21+
CESL Endorsement

N/A
Upper Division Admissions  Admission to upper-division Business Professional Program requires a professional application. To review the application requirements and procedures, visit the Professional Admissions section of this website. Admission to BA ECON’s upper-division Program requires an Advanced Standing application. To review the application requirements and procedures, visit the Advanced Standing section of this website.

 

For additional information, view our Admissions FAQs or contact us.