The Business Bridge program is for students whose English is below direct admission requirements, but do not need full-time, intensive English training. Students' first year at UC is a combination of both Business classes and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes.
After successfully completing the Bridge program, students will be fully admitted to the Business program of their choice and can finish their studies in the next 3 years.
The Bridge program follows the traditional US academic schedule and begins in August and ends in May.
Upon entry to their bachelor’s degree program in the Carl H. Lindner College of Business, students who complete the Bridge program with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or above will receive the UC Global Scholarship. GPA of 3.25-3.49 will receive $5,000. GPA of 3.5 or above will receive $7,000.