Apply to Coles

To graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree, prospective students must apply for and be accepted to the Coles College of Business. Generally, this is done during or following your sophomore year. Once admitted, you will be able to register for upper level business courses and have access to professional and career development opportunities.

Requirements to apply to Coles

  • Declare a Business Major (link directly to Owl Express) 
  • Meet with a Coles College Professional Academic Advisor (link to the appointment instructions)
  • Complete BUSA 2150: Discovering my Major and Career with a grade of “S” (link to HLCP)
  • Complete the Coles College Sophomore GPA Requirement (pdf to follow)
  • Complete 45 credit hours, including KSU General Education Requirements
  • Register with Handshake at the KSU Department of Career Planning & Development 

Are you ready to apply? 

Apply to Coles College through OWL Express (students who began at KSU) 
Download and complete the pdf Application Form (former SPSU Students)