Business Honors - BBA

Mays Business School offers a Business Honors program. Selection through a separate application process is required to be eligible for participation in Business Honors. Prospective students apply to Business Honors as incoming freshmen or during the spring semester of their freshman year. Both selection cycles are competitive processes. More information is available at

Bachelor of Business Administration

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Business Honors degree is available only to students admitted to Mays’ Business Honors program. The Business Honors major is designed for students whose academic excellence is matched by strong character, leadership skills, and teamwork. The Business Honors major prepares students to begin careers in all fields or to continue on to a graduate program or professional school.

Students pursuing a BBA in Business Honors must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher and meet other program requirements to continue in Business Honors. Students are required to complete a total of 30 hours of honors coursework plus an internship for credit. Other program requirements apply.

Business Honors majors work closely with an academic advisor to identify a set of courses to meet their academic goals. They may pursue a double major in Business Honors and one of the six other BBA majors (accounting, finance, management, management information systems, marketing and supply chain management).

Upper-Level Entry Requirements

Admission to an upper level (UL) major in Business Honors requires satisfactory completion of specific coursework, in addition to the application and selection process for Business Honors program participation. To review UL requirements and application procedures see Upper-Level Entry Requirements and Application Procedures.