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Undergraduate Degree Requirements
To qualify for graduation with the Bachelor of Business Administration degree, the following requirements must be satisfied:
1. A minimum of 120 semester hours of academic courses with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0.
2. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.25 in all business courses taken at Mercer or transferred from other institutions. The grades earned in UNV 101 and BUS 305 are not included in this calculation.
3. All courses listed within the requirements for a major must be successfully completed. Additionally, a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.25 in the total hours taken in any major offered through the School of Business with the exception of accounting. A minimum grade point average of 2.5 is required of accounting majors.
4. Completion of the general education requirements.
5. Completion of the communication, mathematics, statistics, and technology courses required for the degree earned.
6. Completion of the courses required in the business core.
7. Earn a minimum of 60 semester hours of academic credit in courses other than those that are offered by the School of Business, that transfer to Mercer University as business courses, that count towards the business core curriculum, or that are business courses which count toward a major for the B.B.A. degree. For this purpose, up to 9 semester hours of economics, up to 6 hours of basic statistics, up to 7 hours in mathematics, and up to 3 hours in computer science may count in the minimum of 60 hours required outside of business.
8. Earn a minimum of 30 semester hours from the School of Business. Students may count all economics courses taken in the School of Business toward meeting this requirement. Courses taken at another school or college of Mercer University, which meet the requirement of a business core curriculum course, will count toward meeting this minimum 30 semester hour requirement.
9. Only one course in the major may be taken at an institution other than Mercer University. Exceptions may be made with Associate Dean approval.
10. Complete the Senior Assessment Examination.
11. The recommendation of the faculty.