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Academics

You are in charge of your academic career.

During your first and second years as a Santa Clara business student, you'll take a common core of liberal arts classes along with your introductory business courses. In your junior and senior years, you'll gain wide-ranging exposure to a common core of six business courses, and begin to specialize in your chosen major. All of this culminates in a Capstone course taken in your senior year.

 

Choosing Your Major

At the end of your sophomore year, you'll select the major you'd like to pursue. Conversations with your advisor, faculty members, and peers will help you clarify your interests.

You may also talk with corporate representatives at annual campus fairs or travel to business offices arranged by our business clubs


Utilize the Career Center's self-assessment tools and other resources to help you determine the major that matches your future aspirations.

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Use the Undergraduate Bulletin to reference all academic and administrative policies and regulations of the University.

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Questions?

Ask a Leavey School of Business Peer Advisor

Enrich Your Experience

At Santa Clara, you'll have many opportunities to add breadth and depth to your major by exploring one or many of the below opportunities:


Know the requirements that you need to fulfill in order to graduate with your Bachelor of Science in Commerce. 

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Check current and future academic dates and deadlines using the Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

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