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Business Core Curriculum
These requirements apply to all majors within the Broad College except hospitality business
Degree Requirements for Students Admitted Through “Junior Admissions”
Requirements for students who matriculated to MSU prior to Fall 2015, and admitted to Broad through Spring 2016 under the “Junior Admissions” process.
Degree Requirements for Students Admitted Through “Sophomore Admissions”
Requirements for students who matriculated to MSU beginning Fall 2015, and students admitted to Broad from non-Broad majors beginning Fall 2015 under the “Sophomore Admissions” process.
Major Field Requirements
Specialized courses in six different major fields of concentration provide in-depth study of your chosen concentration.
Elective Credit Outside of the Broad College
Elective courses enable you to explore subjects outside of the business school. Many students choose to pursue a foreign language. At least nine credits of general elective courses must be complete outside the Broad College, Department of Mathematics, and Department of Statistics and Probability. The range for the total number of elective credits needed for graduation will vary based upon the student’s major. View our list of electives popular with Broad students, or visit Schedule of Courses for other options available in the current semester.
Credits Required for Graduation
Students will need to complete a minimum of 120 credits or 123 credits (if credit for MTH 1825 was earned at MSU) to be eligible for graduation.
Students are allowed a maximum of three credits (only two distinct one-credit enrollments for accounting majors) of internship or other work experience to count toward the required electives for graduation.
Students are allowed a maximum of six credits in English as a Second Language (ESL) 220, 221, 222, or 223 to count toward the required electives for graduation.