Undergraduate Advising

Pre-Grad workships Oct. 15, 17, or 30, Oct,. 18

Student Success Center

The College of Business Student Success Center (COBSSC) is dedicated to provide academic support and help students achieving success in their academic and life goals. Our slogan is “We take care of business.”

Academic Advising

Students are encouraged to meet with academic advisers regularly at least 1-2 times per semester. Our academic advisers can help students to develop an educational plan.

For Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program students must complete all the business core courses and seven concentration courses plus general education and university requirements:

Business Administration Major

Degree and Program Requirements

The followings are some advising tools to use:

Frequently Asked Questions

Graduation + Commencement

Students can apply for graduation in Fall, Spring, and Summer semester. And the University has only one commencement in every May. The academic departments may hold their own celebration activity coordinate by the student organizations. For more information, please contact the academic departments. We also provide Graduation Application Express Workshop in Fall and Spring semester to assist students filling out the application. Please see “Workshops”.

Scholarships + Honors

The College of Business offers more than 25 scholarship opportunities to their students. Students are encouraged to apply them. Here is the list of the scholarship opportunities:

  • Agid Family Endowed Scholarship
  • Bear Family Endowed Scholarship
  • CIO Scholarship Fund
  • Don W. Scoble Endowed Scholarship
  • Ernest C. Dillard Sr. Endowed Scholarship
  • George Feliz Memorial Scholarship in Economics
  • Hong Kong Association of Northern California Scholarship
  • Janice and John Gumas Endowed Scholarship in Marketing
  • Janet Sim Endowed Scholarship
  • Jeff Clavin Memorial Scholarship
  • Kawaguchi Family Endowed Scholarship
  • Legal Marketing Association Bay Area Eric Vargas Scholarship
  • Leona Bridges Endowed Scholarship
  • Linda & Nathaniel Oubre Leadership Scholarship
  • Manny Mashouf Endowed Scholarship in Marketing
  • Martinelli Family Endowed Scholarship
  • Michael Jon Alton Endowed Scholarship
  • Nancy Lee Mar Endowed Scholarship
  • Nikon Precision College of Business Scholarship
  • Ramona K. First Award Scholarship in Economics
  • Ramsey Family Endowed Scholarship
  • San Francisco State University, College of Business Scholarship
  • SKAL International Scholarship
  • Wallace Fund for Diversity Scholarship
  • Yetta K. Zetoony Scholarship
  • Yumi E. Satow Vista Room Scholarship

Please Visit Academic Works at www.sfsu.academicworks.com for details, criteria and eligibility requirements. Application deadlines are in the fall or the spring semester.

Students who have an excellent academic achievements will make on the Dean’s list in each semester. Dean's list

Students who earn at least 3.5 GPA or above beginning their junior year will invite to join the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society Beta Gamma Sigma, Mu Chapter

Study Abroad

In the College of Business one of the elements we focus is global perspective and always encourage our students to study abroad for one semester or year. We have more than 20 partner universities around the world. If you are interested, please visit SF State Study Abroad office website for more information. The application is normally due in September and February.


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