Dual Degrees

Dual Degree Requirements for College of Business Students

Students may pursue a dual degree with a combination of the Business majors.

  • Accountancy/Finance
  • Accountancy/Business Administration-major
  • Finance/Business Administration-major

In order to receive a dual degree in the College of Business you must meet the following requirements:

  • At least 30 additional hours of University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign credit (minimum of 154 hours for two College of Business Bachelor’s degrees).
  • At least 90 hours must be University of Illinois credit.
  • Must be completed within the allowable 9-semester limit on enrollment.
  • Degrees must be awarded simultaneously.

Completion of the required 154 hours will require summer coursework and possibly a 9th semester.

For more information, please reference this document.

Note: To meet the requirements to sit for the CPA examination in Illinois, students considering a dual degree that includes accountancy will need to complete either (a) a master’s degree in accountancy or (b) in excess of 30 credits in accountancy courses.