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Business and Economics Degree College Change Information Session

 

For undergraduates in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS), College of Health (COH), or the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science (RCEAS), the first step in the B.S. in Business and Economics college change exploration process is to view the following:

 

B.S. in Business and Economics Degree College Change Information Session*

Information Session Slides

 

*You must view this recording before submitting your college change petition. If you are interested in changing into the Computer Science and Business Program, please follow the directions below.

 
 

Changing INTO the B.S. in Business and Economics Program

 

I.             College Entry Requirements:

Students who wish to transfer to the College of Business from CAS, COH, or RCEAS to pursue a B.S. in Business and Economics may do so provided they have achieved the following:

  • Successful completion (with minimum grades of C-) of ECO 001 and MATH 081 or 021. Courses considered equivalent to these courses will also satisfy the requirement, such as approved transfer credit (including AP courses), or the successful completion of MATH 075 and 076 or MATH 031, which are equivalent to MATH 021.
  • In good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 at Lehigh University.
  • Completion of at least 12 credits in their college of matriculation at Lehigh University.
  • Sophomore status (24 credits).
 

II.           Steps to Make the Transfer:

1. View the B.S. in Business and Economics Degree College Change Information Session here (coming soon!).

2. Connect with the Associate Dean or designee of your current program at least two weeks prior to the registration period for signature on the Petition to Change Colleges:

Arts and Sciences:

 

Associate Dean Susan Szczepanski

For questions or to submit your Petition to Change Colleges, email inadvise@lehigh.edu.

 

Engineering:

Associate Dean Sabrina Jedlicka

For meeting, contact Robin Armbruster

rma2@lehigh.edu

Health:

Ms. Sherry Buss

sherry.buss@lehigh.edu

 

3. Your petition will be forwarded to the College of Business Undergraduate Programs Office.

4. If approved, the Associate/Assistant Dean in the College of Business Undergraduate Programs Office will sign and process your Petition to Change Colleges at the end of the semester.

 

III.          Deadlines:

November 1: For students who will have completed all prerequisites at the end of the fall term (Spring Admission)

April 1: For students who will have completed all prerequisites at the end of the spring term (Summer Admission)

 

Recommended Laptop Computers for Undergraduate Business Students

 

Changing OUT OF the B.S. in Business and Economics Program

 

 

1. Schedule an appointment with Assistant Dean Emily Ford.

2. Complete the Petition to Change Colleges.

3. Meet with Dean Ford. She will sign the Petition to Change Colleges and forward it to the Associate Dean of the desired college.

4. Schedule a meeting with the Associate Dean or designee of the desired college for advising, signature, and processing:

 

 

Arts and Sciences:

 

Associate Dean Susan Szczepanski

For meeting, contact Beth Pelton

bap212@lehigh.edu

Engineering:

 

Associate Dean Sabrina Jedlicka

For meeting, contact Robin Armbruster

rma2@lehigh.edu

Health:

 

Ms. Sherry Buss

sherry.buss@lehigh.edu

 


Changing INTO the Computer Science and Business Program

 

1. Schedule an appointment with the CSB co-directors: Professor Troy Adair (tra418@lehigh.edu) or Professor Sharon Kalafut (smk5@lehigh.edu). 

2. Complete the Petition to Change Colleges, and send it to Assistant Dean Emily Ford (eaf311@lehigh.edu). She will sign the Petition to Change Colleges.

 

Changing OUT OF the Computer Science and Business Program

 

1. Schedule an appointment with Assistant Dean Emily Ford.

2. Complete the Petition to Change Colleges.

3. Meet with Dean Ford, and she will sign the Petition to Change Colleges and forward it to the Associate Dean of the desired college. If you are interested in changing from CSB to BS, Business and Economics, Dean Ford can sign for both CSB and BS, Business and Economics.

4. Schedule a meeting with the Associate Dean or designee of the desired college for advising and signature:

 

Arts and Sciences:

 

Associate Dean Susan Szczepanski

For meeting, contact Beth Pelton

bap212@lehigh.edu

 

Engineering:

 

Associate Dean Sabrina Jedlicka

For meeting, contact Robin Armbruster

rma2@lehigh.edu

 

Health:

 

Ms. Sherry Buss

sherry.buss@lehigh.edu