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Undergraduate - Business

Ranked #114 undergraduate business program in U.S. News & World Report, Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Business develops world-ready business leaders.

VCU School of Business is all about the intersection of business and creativity. At VCU School of Business, you will develop the skills needed to be a world-ready business leader. You can collaborate with students from different disciplines and produce game-changing research. And you can learn how to fuel your ideas with purpose. Experiential learning is built into the curriculum to allow students to learn in the workplace from internships and real-world business leaders.

Pathways at Virginia Commonwealth University

High School


2nd year VCU


About the GSSP

The Undergraduate Global Student Success Program (GSSP) is equivalent to the first year of a bachelor’s degree program. The GSSP consists of for-credit coursework and provides an academic and cultural bridge from your high school experience to studying at Virginia Commonwealth University.

When you successfully complete the GSSP, you will move directly into the second year of your undergraduate degree program at the Virginia Commonwealth University.

Program benefits:

  • VCU student from day one
  • No SAT or ACT required for admission
  • Receive academic credits toward your VCU degree
  • Small class sizes and additional student support provided

Progression requirements

  • Overall GPA of 2.0
  • Minimum number of credits: 30

If students do not place into the math or writing course (based on university's assessment scores), an additional semester may be necessary. Courses also subject to change.

Enter year 2 of your VCU undergraduate degree in business


  • Accounting, B.S.
  • Business, B.S.
    • Finance
    • Human Resource Management
    • Management
      • Business Administration
      • Entreprenurship
      • International Management
    • Risk Management and Insurance
      • Corporate
      • Financial Planning
    • Supply Chain Management and Analytics
  • Economics, B.S.
  • Financial Technology, B.S.
  • Information Systems, B.S.
  • Marketing, B.S.
  • Real Estate, B.S.


  • Accenture
  • Allianz
  • Altria
  • CarMax
  • CB Richard Ellis
  • Colliers International
  • Cushman & Wakefield
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Genworth Financial
  • John Hancock
  • Markel Corporation
  • PepsiCo
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Verizon
  • Virginia Housing and Development Authority
  • Virginia Lottery
  • WestRock

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