University of California, Riverside

Undergraduate Business Program

Undeclared Major Change

For all other majors or undeclared students interested in switching to the Business Administration major must complete the following requirements:

1) All business prerequisites must be completed with a minimum 2.5 GPA:

  • BUS 10: Intro to Business
  • BUS 20: Financial Accounting & Reporting
  • CS 8: Intro to Computing
  • ECON 2: Intro to Macroeconomics
  • ECON 3: Intro to Microeconomics
  • ECON 102 (Microeconomic Theory)


  • ECON 103 (Macroeconomic Theory)
  • MATH 22: Calculus for Business
  • STAT 48: Statistics for Business

2) All breadth requirements must be completed (with the exception of ENGL 1C and foreign language, which you must complete by graduation).

3) UCR cumulative GPA of a 2.7

4) 2.00 GPA in any upper‚Äźdivision courses attempted

5) Students must be admitted to the major by the time they reach 120 units. 

Once these requirements are met, students must attend a mandatory application workshop in the quarter that they are completing all requirements to be eligible to enter the program. To attend an application workshop, call the Undergraduate Business Programs office at (951) 827-4551 to register for a date.

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

Undergraduate Business Program
2340 Olmsted Hall

Tel: (951) 827-4551
Fax: (951) 827-5061