Lincoln, The Young Lawyer on the UIS quad
Lincoln, The Young Lawyer

General education requirements

The first sixty hours of lower division coursework are generally devoted to general education courses in English, oral communication, humanities, social science, physical & life science, and mathematics. Ideally foundation courses should also be completed in the first sixty hours.

  • UIS Undergrad Academic Advising Center Advisers are available to help students with fewer than 30 hours completed concerning  general education requirements. Contact the office at or (217) 206-7471.
  • College of Business & Management
    Erin Kuntz, CBM undergrad academic adviser
    Erin Kuntz, CBM undergrad advising

    Undergraduate Academic Advising: CBM undergrad adviser, Erin Kuntz, is available to assist students after 30 hours have been completed. Contact Erin at (217) 206-8282 or or

College Core and BBA Major Requirements

It is important for BBA students to meet with their academic adviser and set up a degree plan to insure that they meet catalog requirements for graduation: MORE INFO ABOUT THE CATEGORIES BELOW

  • Foundation entrance requirements
  • College Core
  • Business Administration Core
  • Electives
  • UIS requirements

A student can refer to the DARS Audit for Students found on the Registration and Records website

or call the BBA Program office at (217) 206-6780 for faculty adviser information.

A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required for graduation. BBA degree candidates may not take any course on a credit/no credit or pass/fail basis. A grade of C or better must be earned in MGT 488.