Transfer Students

The PLU School of Business welcomes transfer students into our community. Whether you are transferring to PLU with your Associate’s Degree or just completing a course at your local community college over the summer, we want you to know which courses can satisfy requirements for the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree.

If you are currently attending a Washington community college, completion of the following courses will satisfy the Business Foundation requirements for the degree:

Business RequirementWA Community College coursePLU equivalent
Financial AccountingACCT& 202BUSA 202
Managerial AccountingACCT& 203BUSA 203
Introduction to Business in the Global EnvironmentBUS& 101BUSA 201
Principles of MicroeconomicsECON& 201ECON 101
Linear Models & Calculus, an IntroductionMATH& 148 or MATH& 151
MATH 128
Introduction to StatisticsMATH& 146STAT 231

You can find a full list of equivalencies for most Washington and Oregon community colleges by going to the PLU equivalency guide. See the curriculum section for School of Business course requirements.

If you wish to transfer business specific coursework from a college or university not included in the PLU equivalency guide, please submit the proposed coursework for equivalency evaluation to the Program Director in the School of Business. Simply email your request, the course description for the course you would like reviewed, and the web address for the college or university where you will be completing the course to aes@plu.edu.

For PLU admissions information, please contact Jordan Pike in the Office of Admissions to request information. If you have questions about the course requirements within the degree or what opportunities are available in the School of Business, please contact Amy Stewart-Mailhiot, Undergraduate Program Director.