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Academic Coordinators

Academic Coordinator
(360) 546-9751
Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Management & Operations
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
Graduate Business Programs
  • MBA Program
Academic Coordinator
(360) 546-9551
Undergraduate Business Program
  • Accounting

Are you eligible to certify a Business major?

To certify a Business major, students must have a cumulative WSU or transfer GPA of 2.50 or better, 60 semester (or 90 quarter) credit hours, and have completed all lower-division core courses including: Engl 101, finite math, calculus, statistics, macro- and micro-economics, business law, management information systems as well as financial and managerial accounting. To certify, students also must have at least a 2.50 cumulative GPA in these courses. Apply to certify.


You must complete the equivalent of MIS 250: Management Information Systems prior to certifying and being accepted into the Carson College of Business at WSU Vancouver beginning Summer 2012.

 Local equivalent courses are:

  • Clark College – BTEC 150 & CTEC 100
  • Lower Columbia College – CS 208
  • Portland Community College – BA 131
  • Mt. Hood Community College – CIS 120 & CIS 120L or BA 231 & CIS 120L.

 WSU Vancouver also offers MIS 250 every semester, including summer session. 

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