BS University Studies


Application Requirements

The BS in University Studies is offered to students currently enrolled in Texas A&M University. To become eligible for change of major to University Studies-Business (USBU), all of the following minimum requirements must be met. No exceptions are made.

  • cumulative Texas A&M GPA of 2.5 or greater, and
  • a minimum of 30 earned hours at Texas A&M, and
  • completion of two core mathematics courses, and
  • total college credit hours do not exceed 100 (including transfer, dual and AP credit).

Application Process

Students interested in requesting a change of major to the BS-University Studies-Business (USBU) degree program should review all minimum requirements and application procedures prior to application.

Contact Us

Questions about the BS-USBU degree program and/or the request for change of major process should be directed to Ashley Corn, University Studies-Business academic advisor.

Email Ashley


Program Overview

Students complete a business concentration and two minors taken outside of Mays Business School. The concentration provides a solid foundational in basic aspects of business including:

  • Accounting
  • Management information systems
  • Finance
  • Management

An Opportunity to Explore

Our degree program lets students customize their undergrad experience by aligning their education with future personal and career objectives.

Students are encouraged to explore minors that reflect individual interests and strengths, and complement their business concentration.

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The Aggie Network

The Association of Former Students of Texas A&M University is a powerful organization that can help advance your career.

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Professional Services

USBU graduates go onto pursue secondary educations and rewarding careers.

We recommend that student contact our Undergraduate Career Services and Texas A&M University’s Career Center website to discover all available opportunities.


Texas A&M University is passionately committed to entrepreneurship as a life philosophy. The Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship  provides education, networking and advising to entrepreneurially-minded students.


Financial Aid

There are a number of scholarship and financial aid opportunities available to all Texas A&M undergraduates. We encourage our students to pursue every financial aid source that they may qualify for.

Enrichment Opportunities

We encourage students to become independent thinkers and explore interests outside the classroom.

Mays Business School supports a number of high impact learning opportunities–including internships and other professional experiences–to cultivate skills and tools for success in the professional world.

Study Abroad

Aggies can make a positive impact on the global community through a broader understanding of the international landscape.

University Studies majors may choose to study abroad through university-wide programs offered by Texas A&M, or through the Center for International Business Studies at Mays Business School.