Woman in business professional attire representing a Business Degree student

Business Degrees

4 week course computer icon


Balance work, life, and school with convenient four-week courses.

scholarship icon

millions in

Explore National University’s scholarship opportunities. Eligibility requirements apply.

alumni community icon

240K+ alumni

Become a part of NU’s global alumni community driven by excellence.

Earn Your Business or Marketing Degree Online or On-Site

Prepare for the future of business with a degree from National University. Whether you’re an entrepreneur or pursuing a career with a Fortune 500 corporation, NU can give you the tools you’ll need to succeed in today’s competitive business world. Through convenient four-week courses, you’ll immerse yourself into career-driven specializations in the areas of marketing, finance and accounting, organizational leadership, communications, healthcare administration, and public administration. With guidance from seasoned faculty, students will develop the industry expertise, problem-solving capabilities, and strategic marketing knowledge essential to make an impact in the field and become innovative business leaders.

7 Reasons to Choose National University For Your Business Degree

Four-week courses can be completed one at a time, one month at a time

Convenient online and on-site coursework, and 100% online business degree programs deliver education opportunities that fit your learning style.

Transfer-friendly so you get the credit you deserve for prior coursework, military training and experience, and more.

A diverse community of students, faculty, and 240,000+ alumni contribute to our longstanding culture of success.

Valuable career services including counseling, resume and cover letter review, career fairs, and more designed to help you succeed.

Scholarships. Through a historic $30 million investment, NU is able to offer need and program-based scholarship opportunities.

50 Years of Success. National University, a private, nonprofit, and Veteran-founded institution, has been providing innovative academic programs since 1971.

man outside in forest smiling at camera
“The skills and knowledge I gained helped push me to the top of the job applicant lists.”
– Maxwell S., Class of 2016

What Can a Business Degree Do for You?

The highly competitive field of business requires leaders who are prepared to take on the complex challenges that face a global economy. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, several business management occupations, including advertising, promotions, and marketing management, offer significantly higher income potential, with a median salary as high as $141,490. Several business fields, including financial management, are projected to experience faster-than-average growth, with some growing by 17% over the next decade.

At NU, our leading-edge on-site and online business degree programs are designed to provide an excellent return on investment by giving you the management acumen needed to gain a competitive edge.

Our Top Business Degree Programs

Make an investment in your future success and pursue a course of study that meets your career goals. These market-driven degree programs are designed to give you the leadership skills you’ll need to advance in your chosen field and beyond. Complete courses one month at a time without sacrificing your family and work responsibilities.

Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Marketing Communications

Develop an understanding of traditional marketing elements, including advertising, sales promotion, public relations, direct marketing, and more with the Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Marketing Communication. You’ll discover the magic of integrating these different elements to deliver a powerful and unified message in support of an organization or its products.

Bachelor of Business Administration

Gain a Competitive Edge in the Business World Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or you’re looking to expand your business expertise, a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) can give you the tools you need to define your competitive edge and succeed in today’s exciting business world.

Bachelor of Science in Financial Management

Gain practical and theoretical training in financial decision-making and the creation of wealth through the art and science of managing financial resources with a Bachelor of Science in Financial Management. Rather than just monitoring a company’s finances, you’ll get hands-on training in data analysis and learn ways to advise senior managers on how to maximize profits.

man standing in office building smiling in camera
“Education has given me the confidence to face challenges that come along with being a leader.”
– D’Andre L., Class of 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

Choose from online and on-site undergraduate and graduate degrees in accounting, business, management, human resources, organizational leadership, and more. NU also offers a convenient, 100 percent online MBA program that can be completed in as few as 14 months. National University offers a variety of business programs, including:

  • AS in Business
  • BS in Financial Management
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Minor in Business Administration
  • Minor in Business Studies
  • And many others

Courses are taught by experienced faculty and are delivered using the latest technology to provide dynamic, interactive online learning environments. You’ll learn from experts in the field and gain real-world career skills. Learn more about our faculty.

A business degree from National University can open doors in a variety of fields, including professional, scientific, and technical services, manufacturing, retail, finance and insurance, healthcare, information, transportation and warehousing, wholesale trade, administrative and support, waste management, remediation services, educational service, real estate, and more. With a business degree from National University, you will acquire the knowledge required to excel, including communications, leadership, sales, operations, customer service, research, time management, teamwork, and technology skills.

Our degree programs include four-week course formats enabling you to balance work and family obligations while earning your degree. You will develop the analytical skills required to become a leader in the business field and the quantitative skills necessary to understand and solve business problems. Through research, instruction, and experiential learning activities, you’ll develop a deep understanding of the core business areas of marketing, management, and finance to meet the demands of today’s fast-paced workforce.

With a bachelor’s or master’s degree in business from National University, you could be on your way to professional recognition, advancement, and higher income potential. Our degree programs are designed to give you the management skills to compete in today’s global economy and meet the needs of the modern marketplace. Our more than 240,000 alumni work in a variety of incredible fields, including education, healthcare, cybersecurity, criminal justice, and more.

At National University, we strive to make higher education accessible and achievable by helping you find financial aid, including grants, loans, and scholarships, that will help defer or delay tuition costs and related expenses. Our financial aid representatives are happy to help you. Please call 1-800-NAT-UNIV or e-mail us for assistance.