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Prospective Student Resources

Qualified incoming first-year students may choose one of our specialized programs:

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Multicultural Business Program

The Multicultural Business Program (MBP) is a new initiative within the Orfalea College of Business to provide personal and academic support for underserved students. We believe that student success is inevitable when students are connected to resources and develop supportive relationships with their peers.


First in Business

This program, offered to those students who identify as “First Generation” college students, involves being block scheduled in Fall Quarter into a customized section of the freshmen seminar course.

Business Plus

Business Plus

Perfect for academically-motivated students, Business Plus show business administration and economics majors how they can use Quarter Plus and AP credit to graduate early, making time for travel, graduate school or other opportunities.


Quarter Plus

The “Quarter Plus” Program provides an opportunity for incoming freshmen to accelerate their academic studies and begin their college experience during the early fall when semester campuses typically begin their fall term.


Request Admissions Information

Visit the Cal Poly Admissions official web page to learn more about requesting information…

How to qualify for these sequences:

Students admitted to the Orfalea College of Business in Economics, or Business majors who meet the math criteria (qualifying SAT/HSGPA scores, eligible for MATH 141) will be asked about their interest in the program through an email survey sent by Cal Poly’s Admissions Office.


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