Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree



The online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree program will provide you with the knowledge base and strategic mind-set you need to succeed in a business career. This Bachelor of Science degree prepares you for a wide range of career opportunities in for-profit and nonprofit business organizations and governmental institutions. This program is also an excellent foundation if you choose to pursue a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA).

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Online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree Overview

The business world becomes more dynamic every day, and the online business administration degree program reflects that.

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Analyze how concepts in the principal areas of business guide organizational decision-making.
  • Use current business technologies in support of organizational continuity.
  • Show the leadership skills required to achieve strategic business objectives.
  • Apply appropriate ethical perspectives in a global business environment.
  • Demonstrate effective communication strategies across multiple stakeholder groups.
  • Employ productive collaboration methods in a professional business setting.

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National American University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11960 Quivira Road, Suite 300, Overland Park, KS, 66213, USA. The list of accredited business programs can be found on the IACBE website:


Online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree Classes and Curriculum

The online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree program consists of 180 total credits. You will take major core, option core, open electives, and general education core courses.

Business Administration Core

87 credits

Open Electives

18 credits

General Education Core

75 credits

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements. Scroll to the bottom of the page for a list of courses.

Online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree Concentrations

The online Business Administration degree program offers specializations, allowing you to choose your interests and career path.

  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Culture, Change, and Conflict
  • Security Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Scroll to the bottom of the page to learn more about the concentrations.


Online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree Tuition and Fees

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Online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree Career Outcomes

The online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree program prepares you for an entry-level career in the field of business. You will develop the skills to work in a variety of industries.

Entry-level business jobs include:

  • Sales Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Human Resource Specialist

Who Is a Good Candidate for the Online Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree?

  • Entry-level job seekers: The online Business Administration bachelor’s degree is a great first step if you want an entry-level business job. Employers look for certain business skills and experiences you will gain from a business program.
  • Professionals ready for a career change: Are you a professional ready for a career change? Maybe you want to switch industries or move into a management role. If so, the Business Administration bachelor’s degree program gives you the flexibility you need.

Course Listing (180 Credits)

AC1060 – Principles of Accounting I
AC1160 – Principles of Accounting II
AC1260 – Principles of Accounting III

FN3000 – Business Finance I OR
FN6200DC – Accounting and Finance for Managers

LA3100 – Business Law I OR
LA7100DC – Legal Environment of Business

MG3000 – Marketing OR
MG6200DC – Marketing and Sales Management OR
MG6500DC – Marketing Administration

MT1050 – Introduction to Business
MT2050 – Principles of Management

MT3050 – Human Resource Management OR
MT6300DC – Managing Human Resources

MT3500 – Managing Information Systems
MT4200 – Business Ethics
MT4441 – Business Review Lab
MT4450 – Strategic Management
OM3000 – Operations Management

Courses must be coded AC, EC, FN, LA, MG, MT, OL or OM courses

3000+ – Elective OR
FN6350DC – Financial Management

3000+ – Elective OR
MT6255DC – Introduction to Leadership and Quality

3000+ – Elective


General Education (31.5) Available for Block Transfer

EN1150 – Composition I


SC – Science Electives


HU2000 – Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
HU – Humanities Elective

Behavioral/Social Science

Behavioral/Social Science Electives

General Education (43.5) Course-by-Course Transfer

EN1300 – Composition II

EN2100 – Speech OR
EN2150 – Interpersonal Professional Communication

EN3070 – Advanced Research and Writing


MA2000 – Quantitative Reasoning
MA3000 – Business Statistics

Behavioral/Social Science

EC2050 – Macroeconomics OR
EC6100DC – Economic Analysis

EC2100 – Microeconomics OR
EC6150DC – Managerial Economics

General Education

CS1202 – Strategies for Professionals OR
CS1204 – Advanced Strategics for Professionals

CS1302 – Consumer Mathematics
CS2080 – Career Management

Specialty Courses

AC3050 – Intermediate Accounting I
AC3100 – Intermediate Accounting II
AC3150 – Intermediate Accounting III
AC3400 – Federal Income Tax I
AC3450 – Federal Income Tax II
AC3560 – Accounting Information Systems

MT3550 – Entrepreneurship and Small Business
MT3600 – Strategic Entrepreneurship
MT3650 – Business Plan Development
MT4140 – Innovation, Creativity, and New Product Development
MT4240 – International Entrepreneurship

Required Courses:

FN3010 – Business Finance II
FN4055 – Financial Institutions and Markets

Choose Five of the Below:

FN3050 – Investments and Portfolio Management
FN3060 – Corporate Investment Decisions
FN3100 – Risk Management and Insurance
FN3200 – Financial Statement Analysis
FN3600 – International Financial Management
FN4500 – Financial Case Analysis
FN4800 – Finance Internship

EC3100 – International Economics
FN3600 – International Financial Management
MG3300 – International Marketing
MT3000 – International Business
MT3200 – International Management

MT3230 – Employment Law
MT4300 – Management Across Cultures
MT3000+ – Management Elective
MT3000+ – Management Elective
MT3000+ – Management Elective

MG3050 – Marketing Management
MG3350 – Social Media Marketing
MG3500 – Consumer Behavior
MG4150 – Marketing Research
MG3000+ – Marketing Elective

OL4100 – Organizational Culture and Leadership
OL4300 – Organizational Development and Change
PRO380 – Conflict Resolution

PRO380 – Conflict Resolution
PRO405 – Consequence Management
SEC366 – Managing the Security Organization

OM3025 – Logistics and Transportation Management
OM3050 – Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.