Undergraduate Pre-Business Major/
Foundational Business Management
Pre-Business/Foundational Business Management Advising
You’ll receive personalized guidance from advisors dedicated to helping you find academic and professional success.
Pre-Business/Foundational Business Management Career Coaching
Throughout your time at Eller, you’ll have access to professional development courses, career guidance and networking opportunities that help you explore your opportunities and land your future career.
Build your business chops. And prep to change the world.
Eller offers the very best in business education and we expect the very best of our students, too.
Dedicated faculty will help you to develop foundational business skills that prepare you for success in the advanced, professional focus of your junior and senior year. Effective in Summer 2023, incoming students pursuing a business degree through the Eller College of Management on the main campus will enter as Foundational Business Management majors. Prior to Summer 2023, students entered as Pre-Business majors. These terms are currently used interchangeably until the Pre-Business major is phased out in Summer 2024.
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How your Eller Pre-Business or Foundational Business Management experience can play out:
Professional Development Services
To connect students with career-oriented opportunities and education before your professional phase at Eller, Pre-Business students pay $350 per semester to support the programs and services offered through the Professional Development Center. When students are admitted directly to the Business Management major, Foundational Business Management majors pay a $900 differential tuition surcharge to support improved student services, improved facilities, and retain top-level faculty.