Business Administration

Online BA Business Administration Degree

Is a BA Business Administration Degree Right for You?

A BA in Business Administration will permit you to profit from studying a complete and thorough business administration curriculum. This can open many doors for you in the business world. If you are interested in improving and making your mark within the business world, then St. Andrews BA Business Administration degree is just what you need!

Program Highlights

  • Learn to recognize the constant changing needs of the world today
  • Acquire the knowledge to improve existing businesses and those of the future to meet the better interest of the world and people

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, occupations that typically require a bachelor’s degree or higher are expected to increase by 15.3%, or about 5 million new jobs by 2016.*
-National Association of Colleges and Employers, 2006, Job Outlook 2007

Why Earn an Online BA Business Administration Degree at SAU?

At SAU we understand. We understand you are busy with your family, you have to work sometimes one, two, or three jobs, and so we want to make it more convenient for you to earn your education.

By learning online you have the convenience to logon to class when it is convenient for you. When we say online we mean everything is 100% online. There is no learning some things online and having to come to the ground campus for proctored tests—100% online.

While learning online you have full support from our staff to help your every needs whether or not it is with financial aid, academic support, getting ready to graduate—no matter what, we are here for you.

Additional Skills Learned with a BA Business Administration Degree at SAU

A BA in Business Administration will gain you additional skills that will make you highly marketable in the workplace. Some skills you will gain include:

  • Accountability
  • Adaptation
  • Analytical
  • Communication
  • Decision Making
  • Demonstrate Interdisciplinary Reasoning
  • Inclusive Thinking
  • Integrate New Learning Techniques
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Openness to New Ideas and Methods
  • Organizational
  • Problem Solving
  • Punctuality
  • Research
  • Time Management

What You Can Expect to Walk Away with After You Earn Your BA Business Administration Degree Online at SAU

After earning your BA Business Administration degree online here at SAU you can expect to walk away with quite a lot. Not only will you provide yourself with more opportunities and skills by learning all about Business Administration, but you will also be able to:

  • Apply for any 4-year Required College Degree Career
  • Be Aware of Society in a Sociocultural and Global Way
  • Be Familiar with the Different Types of Learning Styles
  • Excel to a Graduate Degree
  • Highly Improve Your Communication Skills
  • Maintain a Higher Ethical Foundation
  • Show Confidence in the Workplace
  • Understand How Research Methods Work

Required Courses & Credits Needed

Major in General Business Administration
(Core Courses: 42 credits hours)

  • ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I (3)
  • ACCT 202 Principles of Accounting II (3)
  • BUS 220 Business Technology (3)
  • BUS 252 Business Statistics (3)
  • BUS 301 Business Law (3)
  • BUS 302 Entrepreneurship (3)
  • BUS 303 Management Communications (3)
  • BUS 321 Principles of Marketing Management (3)
  • BUS 331 Principles of Management (3)
  • BUS 335 Business Ethics (3)
  • BUS 341 Principles of Financial Management (3)
  • BUS 480 Senior Policy & Strategy Seminar (3)
  • ECON 201 Microeconomics (3)
  • ECON 202 Macroeconomics (3)

Focused Electives
(18 credits hours)

  • BUS 332 Organizational Behavior (3)
  • BUS 333 Human Resource Management (3)
  • ACCT 311 Federal Income Tax (3)
  • ECON 333 Money Banking and Financial Institutions (3)
  • BUS 322 Advertising & Promotional Management (3)
  • BUS 421 Strategic Marketing Management (3)

General Education
(61 credit hours)

  • SAGE 230 Human Thought and Culture I (3)
  • SAGE 240 Human Thought and Culture II (3)
  • SAGE 450 Global Issues and Ethical Reasoning (3)
  • Writting (6)
  • Math (3)
  • Natural Science (4)
  • Humanities (6)
  • Social Science (6)
  • Arts/Aesthetics (3)
  • Tailored Electives (24)

Total Credits Needed to Graduate (120)