Steps to Degree Completion

Pre-Major Business Student Declared Business Student Graduate & Alum

For current students with specific questions regarding their major, please email: and view the Niblock Student Center Guide

Step 1:

Enroll as a Pre-Accounting (PACC), Pre Business (PBUS), or Pre-Economics (PECO) major and enroll in courses for your first semester at SOAR/orientation. All business degrees are composed of: (1) General Education Requirements, (2) Progression Requirements, (3) Core Requirements, (4) Major Requirements, and (5) Electives.

Step 2: 

Fulfill eligibility requirements to enter your upper-division major by:

  • Completing 60 credit hours
  • Earning a minimum cumulative UNC Charlotte GPA of 2.5
  • Fulfilling and maintaining a GPA of 2.5 in progression requirements* 
    • *Attempts include courses taken at UNC Charlotte and other institutions
  • Earning a minimum grade of “C” in all progression courses within two attempts

Step 3:

Declare one of the Belk College of Business upper-division majors by submitting an online Declaration of Major Request Form

Step 4:

 Complete your degree requirements and submit your application for graduation