UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Upper Level Admission Requirements

For formal admission to CBE, an admission application must be completed and returned to the CBE Office (124 South Hall) by March 1 for summer or fall admission or by October 1 for spring admission.

All requirements must be completed, or in progress for completion, during the semester preceding admission.

Formal admission to CBE will allow you to register for upper division courses in your major. You will receive written notification regarding the decision of your application.

Admission applications are available in the CBE Office (124 SH), on the 1st floor bulletin board outside 124 SH, or on the right sidebar.


Requirements for ALL majors

Completion of at least 27 required general education credits with a minimum GPA of 2.25.


Choose your major from the tabs below to view additional requirements for each major.

Accounting

The courses listed below must be completed, or in progress for completion, during the semester preceding admission.

Minimum GPA of 2.50 in

  • ACCT 231, 232
  • ECON 201, 202
  • CSIS 215
  • ECON 205 or MATH 156 or MATH 166
  • ECON 226 or MATH 226
  • COMS 116 or ENGL 266
  • CBE 100

Students with GPAs between 2.25 and 2.50 may petition to the respective department chair for consideration on a case-by-case basis.

Business Administration

The courses listed below must be completed, or in progress for completion, during the semester preceding admission.

Minimum GPA of 2.50 in

  • ACCT 231, 232
  • ECON 201, 202
  • CSIS 215
  • ECON 205 or MATH 156 or MATH 166
  • ECON 226 or MATH 226
  • COMS 116 or ENGL 266
  • CBE 100

Students with GPAs between 2.25 and 2.50 may petition to the respective department chair for consideration on a case-by-case basis.

CSIS

The courses listed below must be completed, or in progress for completion, during the semester preceding admission.

CS Option
Minimum GPA of 2.50 in

  • CSIS 161, 162, and 235
  • CBE 100

IS Option
Minimum GPA of 2.50 in

  • CSIS 161, 162, and 215
  • CBE 100

Students with GPAs between 2.25 and 2.50 may petition to the respective department chair for consideration on a case-by-case basis.

Economics

The courses listed below must be completed, or in progress for completion, during the semester preceding admission.

Minimum GPA of 2.50 in

  • ECON 201, 202
  • ECON 205 or MATH 156 or MATH 166
  • ENG 100
  • CBE 100

Students with GPAs between 2.25 and 2.50 may petition to the respective department chair for consideration on a case-by-case basis.

Upper-Level Transfer Course Policy

Undergraduate students majoring in Accounting or Business Administration may not transfer more than six credits of 300/400 level courses from non-AACSB accredited programs and institutions into the major.


Contact Us

College of Business and Economics
cbe@uwrf.edu
715-425-3335
715-425-0707 (fax)
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
124 South Hall
410 S. Third Street
River Falls, WI 54022-5001
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