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BS in Business Administration

Gain in-demand business skills and open up a world of possibilities for advancing your career.

Earn a valued business credential that can prepare you for the career and future you want. Be more marketable to employers and move your life forward.

Our online BS in Business Administration program allows you to:

  • Choose from nine relevant concentrations to personalize your path of study.
  • Earn a certificate in data science with courses developed in partnership with IBM.
  • Select the course-based or competency-based degree completion option, depending on your schedule, learning style, and budget.

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: February 3, 2020

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.
IBM Registered Partner Learn through interactive case studies, visualizations, and applications. Gain the advanced data analytics skills sought by tech companies like IBM, which employs 350,000+ people worldwide.2
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.

Data Science Certificate

You can earn a professional credential after completing a prescribed sequence of five courses.

Course-Based Option

If you prefer an instructor-led approach and learning on a predetermined schedule, the course-based format may be a good option for you.

Competency-Based Option*

Choose this format if you prefer a flexible learning experience with no set weekly deadlines, allowing you to make progress at your pace, on your schedule.

Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM)

Earn up to 20 master’s-level credit hours as an undergraduate, saving you time and money on your Master of Business Administration (MBA) or related degree.

*Walden’s competency-based programs are priced as an all-you-can learn model, where students subscribe to three-month learning periods instead of paying for courses or credit hours. Competency-based programs start on the first Monday of every month. If you start the BS in Business Administration program anytime in 2019, please note that the earliest you can complete the program is December 31, 2019.

More about our BS in Business Administration program

A BS in Business Administration degree can open doors within your career path, with potential roles including:*

  • Business analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Account manager
  • Marketing manager
  • Sales manager
*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 60 quarter credit hours.
  • You are an active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service.
  • You are concurrently enrolled in an approved partner institution with an articulation agreement with Walden.

You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

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

Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today at 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.

Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
Our enrollment advisors 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).

The MS in Accounting and BS in Accounting programs are also accredited by the ACBSP have earned the organization's Specialized Accounting Accreditation. ACBSP, which is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), is a leading specialized accreditation association that identifies and supports excellence in business education worldwide.

Why earn your BS in Business Administration at Walden?

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“At Walden, the professors are always with you in the online program. They are there to answer your questions and support you."

Jair Vilchis Loranca | BS in Business Administration Graduate