About the Major
Students enrolled in the Business Administration major
will learn a variety of subjects spanning all aspects of the business
community. Accounting, economics, business ethics, business law, management
and marketing are just some of the subjects that are explored as students
prepare for their business careers.
Students who have completed their B.S. in Business Administration
from Ramapo have been employed by national and local C.P.A. firms,
small and large corporations, banks and other service industries.
Additionally, many Ramapo business students are accepted into graduate
and doctoral programs annually. Students may choose from the following
concentrations: Finance, Management, or Marketing.
Rules For Acceptance
into the Accounting, Business Administration, Information Systems,
and International Business Majors:
1. Students with less than 45 credits who indicate Accounting, Business
Administration, Information Systems or International Business as their
major will be accepted as provisional business students.
2. Provisional students are automatically evaluated at the end of
the semester they achieve 45 or more credits. Students must have a
2.5 GPA or better at 45 credits for official acceptance into SAB.
3. Students who have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or better at 45 credits
will receive written
notification of their acceptance into the School of Administration
Students with a GPA below 2.5 will be notified in writing to contact
Advisement Center to choose another major as well as their right to
Returning Ramapo Students and Transfer Students
1. Students transferring into Ramapo or with 45 or more credits must
have an overall GPA of 2.5 or better to be accepted into the School
of Administration and Business.
2. Students transferring into Ramapo with less than 45 credits will
be accepted into SAB as
provisional students and evaluated on only their Ramapo credits at
the end of the semester
they achieve 45 or more credits. At least 15 credits must be Ramapo
3. Transfer students or returning Ramapo students with 45 or more
credits and a GPA of less than 2.5 who have been out of school for
more than 3 years may be accepted as provisional business students.
Students must attain a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better for one semester
(15 credits) in order to continue the major.
For information on the 2.5 GPA Policy Appeals Process, see your Business
advisor or the SAB Unit secretary in Room A-233.