College of Business Residency Requirements

  • After a student matriculates at FAU, the College of Business will not accept upper-level business transfer coursework taken after admission. Exceptions must be requested in writing by petition (Form #1) and courses must be from an AACSB-accredited institution.

  • After being admitted to the College and declaring a major (not Pre-Business), transient coursework is not permitted. Concerned students should consult with an academic advisor.

  • A minimum of 30 upper-level business credits are required from FAU to obtain a College of Business bachelor's degree. The last 30 credits must be from FAU.

  • At least 75 percent of a student's coursework in the major must be completed at FAU.

  • College of Business certificates require that 100 percent of the courses for the certificate be taken at FAU.