Our Business Essentials faculty are passionate about helping undergraduate business students explore their interests, build essential knowledge, and prepare for success in their majors.

We're here to help you become an EPIC business student.

Studio BE

Be Prepared, Be Confident, Be Better at Studio BE. 

Conveniently located in Snead Hall B1212, Studio BE offers on the spot solutions for business students to develop professional presence and polish. Our business student consultants are trained by Business Essentials faculty.

Presentation Consultant

Work one-on-one with an experienced peer consultant to nail your next presentation! Get 20 minutes of personalized coaching as you develop and polish your content and visuals. Consultants can help you overcome presentation anxiety, design effective slides, speak with authority and more. Come back as often as you like.

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Group Presentation Rehearsal

If you've been assigned a group presentation, don't wait until the last minute! Sign your group up, today, to work with a presentation consultant. Your group will get 30 minutes with a trained presentation consultant to rehearse and receive feedback. If your presentation is over 20 minutes, sign up for two back to back time slots. Location Snead 2166

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Writing Consultant

Get one-on-one help from a peer consultant who knows what works. From choosing a topic to perfecting your final draft, an experienced business major will guide you to success, 30 minutes at a time. Visit as often as you like.

  • Decoding what your professor expects
  • Choosing and refining your topic 
  • Locating information/conducting research 
  • Strengthening your draft and organizing your thoughts 
  • Implementing professor feedback
  • Identifying grammar and mechanics issues that can cost you your grade

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Math, Stats 1 & Excel Consultant

Are you struggling with Business Math, Stats 1 or Excel? Just want to up your game? Sign up to work 1 on 1 with a peer consultant today. 

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Business Essentials Courses

Business Essentials faculty teach courses that help all business majors develop core business and professional skills that are critical to your success as a student and beyond. Business Essentials courses introduce our EPIC approach and are part of the shared undergraduate business curriculum.

  • Foundations of Business (BUSN 201)
  • Winning Presentations (BUSN 225)
  • Organizational Communication (BUSN 325)
  • Mathematical Applications for Business (SCMA/BUSN 171)
  • Differential Calculus and Optimization for Business (SCMA/BUSN 212)
  • Legal Environment of Business (BUSN 323)
  • Intercultural Communication (BUSN 329)