Frequently Asked Questions

Common Advising Questions

  • What is my Degree Audit?  click for answer
  • What does a 'W' on my transcript mean?  click for answer
  • How do I drop a class?  click for answer
  • How do I change a course to/from Pass/No Pass?  click for answer

Procedures

  • How can I change my major/minor within the College of Business? How can I change my major/minor to College of Business from a different college or vice-versa?  click for answer
  • How do I go about adding a minor?  click for answer
  • Should I consider a minor?  click for answer

General Requirements

  • What courses qualify for ACE courses?  click for answer
  • What are ACE courses?  click for answer
  • Can I use one ACE course to satisfy two requirements?  click for answer
  • What constitutes an elective course?  click for answer
  • Do I need to take an International Business course?  click for answer
  • Is there a recommended sequence for my coursework?  click for answer

Policies

  • What is the difference between a co-requisite and a prerequisite?  click for answer
  • What is the difference between course prerequisite and College prerequisite?  click for answer
  • How many hours do I need before I am considered Sophomore, Junior or Senior standing?  click for answer

Honors and Scholarships

  • How do I know if I am on the Dean's List?  click for answer
  • I made the Dean's List, but my name did not appear on the website or in the newspaper.  click for answer
  • Will I graduate with Distinction?  click for answer
  • How do I apply for scholarships?  click for answer

Grades

  • Can I take a course Pass/No Pass?  click for answer
  • Do I have to retake a course that I receive a grade of "C-"?  click for answer
  • Can I receive a "D" in a course and have it apply toward my degree?  click for answer
  • Do I have to have a 2.5 GPA to remain in the College of Business?  click for answer
  • How can I raise my GPA to a 2.5?  click for answer
  • Can the College of Business help me with my academic concerns?   click for answer

College of Business Contacts

  • How can I contact my professor?  click for answer

Transfer Questions

  • Can I take courses at another institution?  click for answer
  • How do I know if I can transfer a course from another institution?  click for answer
  • How do I get my courses from another institution transferred to Nebraska?  click for answer
  • Can I retake a course at another institution and have it replace a Nebraska course grade?  click for answer

Enrichment Opportunities

  • Should I seek an internship?  click for answer
  • How do I find an internship?   click for answer
  • How do I get credit for my internship?  click for answer
  • How do I find a job?  click for answer
  • Why should I consider studying abroad?  click for answer

Graduation

  • How will I know if I will be graduating on time?  click for answer
  • Will the courses I need to graduate be available?  click for answer
  • When do I apply for graduation?  click for answer
  • What do I need to know about the graduation ceremony?  click for answer
  • Will I graduate with Distinction?  click for answer
  • How do I apply for Graduate School?  click for answer

Degree Audit

  • I have completed a course at another institution that is not showing as fulfilling a specific requirement on my Degree Audit. Why not?  click for answer
  • How do I read my Degree Audit?  click for answer
  • I took a class that is not showing up on my Degree Audit. Why not?  click for answer
  • Why are hours for my second major showing up in electives?  click for answer
  • Where does my minor show up on Degree Audit?  click for answer
  • What does Excess Electives mean?  click for answer