Supervisory skills and management techniques are at the core of the solid business education that Southern New Hampshire University’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program delivers. With a focus on developing management professionals who can apply proven leadership skills in a variety of career roles, the online business administration degree offers real-world learning opportunities like case studies, business simulations, field experiences and organizational consultancy projects.
Businesses of all sizes in every industry seek employees with business management degrees for entry- and mid-level management and supervisory positions.
As a student in the online BS in Business Administration program, you’ll gain knowledge and employer-desired skillsets in:
You can choose the BS in Business Administration alone or elect a concentration in healthcare administration, human resource management, nonprofit management, organizational leadership or small business management.
The online BS in Business Administration program was developed in cooperation with business professionals to provide the expertise you need to succeed in today's workplace. Whatever your work experience, age or education level, the BS in Business Administration can help you get to where you want to go. The program combines business management courses and a broad business education in areas such as accounting, human resources and marketing.
Southern New Hampshire University, founded in 1932, has a more than 80-year history of graduating successful business professionals. As a private, nonprofit institution, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your online business administration degree from SNHU include:
The bachelor's in business administration program prepares graduates for a wide range of career options. There's a tremendous need in the marketplace for professionals who know how to manage the resources of an organization or business in an effective manner.
When you complete this bachelor's degree, you'll have earned vital competencies that can be applied to your personal and professional life, including communications and critical thinking skills as well as economics, finance and organizational leadership. You'll also gain a solid foundation in the principles of information technology, analytical skills, legal and ethical issues, behavioral dynamics and quantitative analysis.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for all business and financial occupations is expected to grow 9 percent through 2026.* Trained leaders, such as those who have graduated with a bachelor's in business administration, should see steady demand for their business management skills.
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, on the Internet, at Business and Financial Occupations(viewed online October 25, 2017). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.
With concentrations tailored to some of the most in-demand fields in today’s job market, along with career services, learning resources and support services, SNHU graduates are prepared for the workforce. Choose to specialize in one of our concentrations or complete the general BS in Business Administration to gain a broad understanding of business and management principles.
This course examines the fundamentals of policies and administration. Major tasks of procedures and developing, maintaining and utilizing an effective team are studied. Students are introduced to international human resource management.
This course is designed to examine the fundamentals and principles of management in order to develop an understanding of management in any formal organization. Special attention is paid to planning and decision-making. International management is also covered. Writing Intensive Course.
This course examines the interrelationships among business, government and society and how these relationships evolve over time and shape our world. Through the use of readings, cases, and class discussions, students will examine a variety of important topics impacting the global business environment, including business power, corporate social responsibility, business ethics, regulation, multinational corporations, globalization, pollution and environmental quality. A key focus is on the historical origins of the tensions amongst wealth, virtue, and business and society in developed and developing nations and economies.
This course focuses on the primary factors that influence behavior in organizations. Emphasis is placed on leadership, group dynamics, inter- group dynamics, organizational structure and design, change, culture, power and politics, environment and technology and organizational behavior in an international context. Offered every year. Writing and team intensive course. Junior standing or permission of instructor.
Free Elective Credits: 18
Total Credits: 120
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30 percent tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed Annually.
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as several other accrediting bodies. More...
This program is accredited by both NEASC and ACBSP.