Undergraduate

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Explore our Undergraduate Degrees

With a degree from the Gatton College of Business and Economics you'll be able to find creative solutions to today's business challenges, and earn the advantage you need to pursue the career opportunities you want.

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Please visit the Current Students page for Undergraduate Resources and helpful information.


Academics & Advising

Majors

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International accredits all Gatton College business degrees. The Gatton College of Business and Economics offers undergraduate degrees in five business major areas:

Accounting Economics Finance Management Marketing

Minors

The Gatton College of Business and Economics offers the following minors:

Business Economics International Business


Advising

The Undergraduate Resource Center provides guidance in the areas of advising, career services, education abroad and student enrichment. We collaborate with students, encouraging active participation and positive learning experiences. Student success ultimately rests in students' hands in the planning and execution of their academic and career objectives.

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Scholarships & Financial Aid

The Gatton College of Business and Economics offers a wide variety of scholarships that are based on academic performance, financial need, program of study, ethnicity, and residency. For consideration, incoming students must apply by February 1st in the year they apply.

Gatton College Scholarships

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Students admitted as freshmen to the University of Kentucky will be admitted as pre-majors to the Gatton College of Business and Economics.

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Visit Us

Come see for yourself what the Gatton College has to offer! We offer both group sessions and individual visits for prospective students and their families.

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Location

Undergraduate Resource Center
Room 144 Gatton Building
(859) 257-4627

Hours

Monday 8am – 12:00pm 1pm – 4:30pm
Tuesday 8am – 11:00am 1pm – 4:30pm
Wednesday 8am – 12:00pm 1pm – 4:30pm
Thursday 8am – 12:00pm 1pm – 4:30pm
Friday 8am – 12:00pm 1pm – 4:30pm
Walk-in Advising Hours: Monday – Friday, 9am-11am and 1pm – 4:00pm. Check-in in room 144 Gatton.

Business Enterprise Living Learning Program

The Business Enterprise community provides both first and second year students with the opportunity to explore the business field through connected coursework, regular interactions with faculty, staff, and peer mentors, as well as networking with business executives. Students will benefit from co-curricular programming focused on leadership, community engagement, and professional development. The community seeks to inspire the "entrepreneurial spirit" in Gatton students and provide additional academic support for a richer first and second year experience.

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Honors Pathways

Gatton College is proud to offer three unique and specialized pathways through the highly selective UK Lewis Honors College. Layered on top of the undergraduate major of your choosing, these specialized pathways are open to exceptional incoming business students who wish to develop comprehensive skills in a particular field.

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International Education

Whether you plan to work for a large international company or a bank in your hometown, studying abroad is crucial as you prepare for your career in the new global economy. Gatton College proudly partners with top business schools around the world in order to meet the international education needs of our students. We also welcome students from dozens of countries internationally to be a part of our on-campus Gatton community.

Gatton offers the opportunity to participate in one of our eight Gatton exchange programs, or in one of several excellent business programs offered by the UK Education Abroad Office.

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Graham Office of Career Management

Career Services

Gatton College is proud to offer exclusive career development services through the Graham Office of Career Management. Beginning in your first year on campus through graduation, our professional career counselors will assist you in making fulfilling and strategic career choices. Helping you achieve employment success is the primary mission of the Graham Office of Career Management.

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Professional Development

Leadership Programs

What are you going to do while at Gatton to make sure that you stand out in a crowd? Sure, good grades are important to landing that great job, but so is a proven track record of leadership.

Gatton Ambassadors Graham Peer Advisors L.E.A.D. Program UK101 Peer Instructors Women Business Leaders

Student Organizations

Get involved in the College by joining and serving as a leader of one of our many student organizations. It's a great way to show employers that you have what it takes.

The Accounting Club Alpha Kappa Psi American Marketing Association Beta Alpha Psi Economics Society Entrepreneurship Club Global Business Network Financial Management Association Investors Club National Association of Black Accountants Phi Beta Lambda