BS in Business Administration

Gain in-demand business skills that will make a greater impact on your organization and beyond.

Enhance your leadership skills and prepare you for the future you want.

Our online BS in Business Administration program allows you to:

  • Save with Tempo Learning®. You may be able to complete your BS in Business Administration degree in as few as 16 months for as low as $15,000, for the General Program.2

  • Choose the General Program or one of eight relevant concentrations to personalize your path of study.
  • Learning by doing in a capstone that immerses you in a realistic business challenge through a business simulation exercise.
  • Select the course-based or competency-based degree completion option, depending on your schedule, learning style, and budget.

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: January 8, 2024

Transfer Credits: Up to 135 credits

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Build in-demand career skills as you gain a solid understanding of accounting principles and financial analysis.
Explore the basics of finance and how financial insights can be used to assess and guide an organization’s operation.
Examine the functions, roles, and responsibilities associated with healthcare management today.
Explore how a proactive approach to human resources can facilitate success with respect to product development, talent acquisition, quality, and other areas.
Learn how to leverage technology to meet your organization’s strategic goals, from evaluating tools to managing large, complex projects.
Explore the roles and functions of managers while examining issues and challenges inherent with the managerial role.
Gain the creative decision-making skills needed to manage marketing resources and activities within both a domestic and global context.
Acquire management skills to grow your existing small business or face the demands of launching a new one.
Gain the skills to manage fundamental business needs and lead decision-making in an increasingly competitive business environment.

Two Ways to Learn

Choose the learning path that fits your life and experience. Here are the two ways to earn your degree:

Two ways to learn
Course-Based LearningThe standard, guided pace to earn your degree. Tempo LearningThe flexible pace, ideal for some students.
Structured schedule Time Flexible schedule
Deadlines to make steady progress Pace Set your own pace, and speed up or slow down when needed
Pay by the course Tuition All-you-can-learn subscription fee
Faculty guide you through your courses as you earn your degree Support Faculty support when you need it and a personal academic coach
Expert Walden Faculty
Tuition Savings and Financial Aid*
Learning Options
Two ways to learn
Course-Based LearningThe standard, guided pace to earn your degree Tempo LearningThe flexible pace, ideal for some students.
Structured schedule Flexible Schedule
Deadlines to make steady progress Set your own pace, and speed up or slow down when needed
Pay by the course All-you-can-learn subscription fee
Faculty guide you through your courses as you earn your degree Faculty support when you need it and a personal academic coach
Expert Walden Faculty
Tuition Savings and Financial Aid*
Learning Options

*May not be available for all degree programs.



Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM)

Earn up to 40% of your Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree as an undergraduate, saving you time and money.

More about our BS in Business Administration program

A BS in Business Administration can provide you with the skills business professionals need to pursue a variety of roles in the workplace, including:

  • Sales representative
  • Retail store manager / supervisor
  • Business development / sales manager
  • Business / management analyst
Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

Admission is considered for adult students who hold a high school diploma or its equivalent. Applicants must also meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are 21 years of age or older.
  • You are less than 21 years of age and have 12 quarter credit hours.
  • You are an active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service.

Your Enrollment Specialist will help you gather all of the required materials, starting with your application, and support you through your first day of classes.

Walden’s Enrollment Specialists are committed to helping you identify and leverage opportunities to save money on your education. Get in touch with an Enrollment Specialist today at 888-968-5331 to learn more.
Our Enrollment Specialists are ready to answer any questions you may have regarding this program. Fill out the form on this page to be contacted or call 855-203-5779.
ACBSPWalden’s Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), PhD in Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA), and BS in Business Administration programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Why earn your BS in Business Administration at Walden?

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“The level of attention I got from the professors at Walden made me really happy. You would have thought I was in a classroom, and I sat down at their desk every day to talk to them."

Chris Rey ’07 | BS in Business Administration

1Walden's Believe & Achieve Scholarship™ is available for new students starting on February 6, 2023, and later. For a full list of eligible programs and details on award amounts and eligibility visit Tuition-free coursework must be applied to the final courses in the program of enrollment prior to graduation.

2Represents Tempo Learning® format, Believe & Achieve Scholarship™, and the fastest pace of our top 25% transfer students in this program in the Tempo Learning format. Your actual total program time and costs may vary. Tuition and fees are subject to change. See Tuition and Fees section and Scholarship Details for more information.

3A 10% tuition reduction combined with Walden’s Believe & Achieve Scholarship is available for new students who are service members, veterans of the U.S. armed forces, or employees of the Veterans Administration who enroll in programs eligible for the Believe & Achieve Scholarship. For programs not eligible for Walden’s Believe & Achieve Scholarship, the tuition reduction is 15% for the life of the program. This tuition reduction is also available if you are a spouse of a service member, veteran, or employee of the Veterans Administration. This tuition reduction cannot be retroactively applied. Tuition reductions are applicable to tuition only and do not apply toward books, materials, and other supplies or fees needed for a course. It may not be combined with other tuition reductions, unless specified in another offer.