Business Scholars | 3-Year

Program Highlights

  • Earn a bachelor's degree in three years and prepare to enter the workplace or graduate school early while saving on tuition
  • Gain workplace preparation through real-world internships
  • Meet monthly with area business leaders who offer authentic learning experiences and networking opportunities


Students who are interested in the Business Scholars program should indicate so on their undergraduate application in order to receive an additional application packet for the Business Scholars program. Upon admission to Pacific University, you will be contacted by the Business Scholars program to review your application materials and to schedule an interview. Interviews can be in person or via phone or video conference for those outside the local area.

Co-Curricular Series

At Pacific University, we know that your success in business comes from both classroom learning and social skills development. The Co-Curricular Series helps build these essential skills not typically taught in the classroom. Series programming includes:

  • Business etiquette
  • Business lunch series
  • Personal interests, values, skills assessment
  • Career research and job shadowing
  • Resumé and cover letter writing
  • Interview preparation and mock interviews
  • Networking
  • Leadership essentials
  • Job fairs