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Undergraduate Business Admissions for Current UNC Students

Thank you for your interest in the Undergraduate Business Program! UNC Kenan-Flagler’s rigorous business major or minor will prepare you with problem-solving, leadership, and strategic thinking skills that you can use to stand out in any career.

Deadline and Application

Deadline: September 1, 2021 at 9:00 p.m.
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Selection Criteria

Admission to the Undergraduate Business Program is selective. Your application will be reviewed with the following criteria in mind.

  • UNC-Chapel Hill academic performance (students must spend at least one year in the College of Arts and Sciences before applying to the business program), or transfer school quality and academic performance (for sophomore transfer students)
  • Progress and performance in business prerequisite courses
  • Leadership potential
  • Effective communication skills (written and oral)
  • Analytical skills
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Extracurricular activities and work experience that demonstrate results-oriented engagement and correlate to career focus
  • Community service
  • Strength of character
  • Career focus

Admission Timeline and Process


COVID-19 Update: In accordance with the UNC Emergency Grade Accommodation Policy, a PS grade earned in a semester or Mod course will satisfy the minimum grade requirement for any business prerequisite taken in the spring 2021 semester.

The courses below must be completed with a grade of C (not C minus) or better in order to maintain admissions eligibility for the Undergraduate Business Program.

  • Calculus (One of the following options:  MATH 152, MATH 231 or STOR 113 or AP credit/Transfer equivalent*)
  • Statistics (STOR 155 or AP/Transfer credit equivalent*)
  • Introduction to Economics (ECON 101 or AP/Transfer credit equivalent*)
  • Intermediate Micro Economics** (ECON 410 or Transfer credit equivalent*)
  • Financial Accounting (BUSI 102 or Transfer credit equivalent*)

*Advanced Placement (AP) or Transfer equivalents can be found on the Transfer and Placement Credit section of the UNC Undergraduate Admissions website.

**ECON 410 is not required for the business minor