The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration is an online degree designed to help you accomplish your career goals using a format that accommodates your busy lifestyle. Whether you are beginning college courses for the first time or seeking to finish your degree after taking a break, the flexibility of the Bachelor of Business Administration will allow you to earn your degree online, convert significant life experience into college credit, and develop a Christ-centered ethical framework.

Degree Quick Facts
Flexible Format
Cost
Curriculum
Start Date
Benefits
Related Programs
Accreditation

Degree Quick Facts

  Format: 6-week accelerated classes meet online.
  Credit Hours: 124 hours to graduate.
  Location: Complete your degree entirely online.
  Cost: Competitive tuition rates with financial aid available if you qualify.
  Credit for Life Experience: Earn college credit for your life experience.
  Christian Worldview: All courses are taught from a Christian worldview.
  Specialization Options: Focus on your field of interest by choosing from specializations in Leadership, Healthcare Management, or Human Resource Management.

Flexible Format

Course offerings start online every 6 weeks, providing the opportunity to start classes when it is convenient for you. Your program plan will be determined based on your academic history. If you have:

0-48 hours of transfer credit

  • You will begin with general education and elective courses and advance to the core business major courses.

More than 48 hours of transfer credit

  • Your schedule will consist of a combination of core business, general education, concentration (if applicable) and elective courses.

A total of 124 credit hours is required to graduate. Time to graduation will depend on your transfer credit, course completion and other factors. Your advisor will work with you to ensure you are on track to meet all graduation requirements. We recommend that you consult with your advisor at least once per semester.

Cost

At Bryan College, we have competitive tuition rates; however, we know that paying for your education is a big concern. The Financial Services team at Bryan College is available and prepared to answer all the questions you have about paying for college. From financial aid to employer reimbursement, our Financial Services team can assist you in finding the financial option that is right for you.

Don’t let the stress of paying for college hold you back! Please contact us today at financialservices@bryan.edu to speak with a financial services counselor!

Do you qualify for federal or state grants? Get ahead of the game! Complete your FAFSA today!

Tuition: $310 per credit hour

Fees:
Recurring

  • $50 technology fee per semester
  • Books – Book costs vary. Students are responsible for purchasing the books required for each course.

One time fees

  • $35 application fee
  • $100 credit for prior learning assessment fee (per credit hour)
  • $125 graduation fee

Additional Resources

*Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Curriculum

Bachelor’s in Business Administration core major courses (36 hours):

  • ACTA 337 Financial Accounting for Managers
  • BUSA 448 International Business
  • BUSA 414 Managerial Marketing
  • BUSA 420 Managerial Finance
  • BUSA 426 Legal Environment for Business
  • BUSA 432 Statistics for Quality Management
  • COMM 434 Organizational Communication
  • ECNA 439 Economics for Managers
  • MGTA 321 Management and Supervision
  • MGTA 435 Human Resource Management
  • MGTA 449 Strategic Organizational Decision Making
  • PHIL 421 Christian Foundations for Business

*Course order will vary based on your individual educational history.
**124 credit hours are required to graduate including 36 hours in general education. Additional hours may be earned through electives, TimewiseTN life experience credit, and concentration courses.

Start Date
Date Location
May 17, 2016 Online
June 28, 2016 Online
August 9, 2019 Online
September 20, 2016 Online
November 1, 2016 Online
Benefits
  • Increase your earning potential.
  • Qualify for your next promotion opportunity.
  • Develop an ethical framework and integrate Christian principles into your business practices.
  • Learn from instructors with real world experience and actively working in their career field.
  • Apply what you are learning each week right away.
  • Network with other students. Your classmates will be working in various fields and industries.
  • Identify and analyze best-practices in the business sub-disciplines of accounting, economics, finance, marketing, and management to determine the role of each within the context of a firm or organization operating in an increasingly global environment.
  • Develop and demonstrate your critical thinking skills by applying business principles and theories to evaluate real-world situations and devise appropriate solutions.
  • Generate communication strategies that effectively incorporate multiple communication channels to achieve positive organizational outcomes.
Accreditation

Bryan College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) which is fully recognized by the US Department of Education. In addition, all Bryan College business programs are accredited through the prestigious International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).

Bryan College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bryan College.

Accredited for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), Olathe, Kansas. The business programs in the following Adult and Graduate Studies degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Associate of Science in Business
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration