Students may declare a major within the College of Business at any time. However, to be officially admitted into the Dillard College of Business Administration, students must meet the following requirements:

1.  Formally apply to the Dillard College of Business Administration the semester you are completing the Business Core requirements.

DCOBA Admission Deadlines:

For Spring 2022 Admissions - Friday, October 1, 2021
For Summer or Fall 2022 Admissions - Tuesday, March 1, 2022 

Dillard College Admission Application

2.  Complete all nine (27 semester hours) of the Business Core courses with a GPA of 2.2 or higher (transfer credits will be included.)  Required Business Core courses vary by the year of your degree plan.  Please see your current degree plan to select corresponding classes.

Business Core Courses (you will have one from each line):
ENGL 1143 (with a grade of C or higher)
ENGL 1153, 2123, 2203; MCOM 1243, 2403; or SPCH 1133, 2423
MATH 1203 or 1233
BUAD 1033
ACCT 2143
ACCT 2243
MIS 2003 (or equivalent)
ECON 2333
ECON 2433

3.  Complete University Core requirements as stated on your degree plan.

 * A student must be admitted to the Dillard College of Business Administration before obtaining unlimited access to upper division business courses.