Major Changer Modules

Are you a current Ohio State student thinking about switching your major to Business?

Please complete the Fisher College of Business Major Changer Modules via Carmen! The following topics are covered:

  1. General information on the structure and requirements of the undergraduate Business degree
  2. Pre-Business eligibility requirements and courses to take as a Pre-Business student
  3. The process to apply for the Business major
  4. The structure of our major program and resources to explore specialization areas
  5. Support and resources available for students through the College of Business

These modules are for current OSU students only.

Requirements to Switch to Pre-Business

Before enrolling in the online modules, review the list of requirements that must be completed to switch to Pre-Business or add Pre-Business as a 2nd major.   

  • 3.0+ GPA at OSU
  • Completion of 12 or more semester hours of OSU letter-graded credit hours
  • Completion of Math 1130 or Math 1150 or Math 1148 with a C or higher, or Math Placement Level “L"

If you do not meet one or more of these requirements, you are ineligible to switch to Pre-Business or add Pre-Business as a 2nd major; however, you may still complete the modules to gather information.

NOTE: You are strongly encouraged to complete the modules BEFORE meeting with an academic advisor in Fisher!

How to Register for Major Changer Modules

You may take the online Carmen modules at any time. To register, complete the following steps:

  1. Log on to Carmen ( using your OSU name.# and password.
  2. Once signed in, click the “Join Self Enrollment” link. Join Self Enrolment
  3. Read the “Join Instructions” and click the link “Join.” Join Instructions Picture
  4. Locate “Fisher College of Business Major Changer Modules” FOR THE CURRENT TERM and follow the link (You can sort alphabetically by clicking the “Course Offering Name” link at the top of the page or use CTRL+F to search for the link). Self Registration Course Offerings List
  5. Complete the registration information and begin the course.

Once the course has been completed, someone will review your quiz answers. If you’re eligible to switch to Pre-Business or add it as a 2nd major, your record will be updated and an email sent to you with the changes within 5 business days.


 If you have any questions, please contact Thanks!