Bachelor of Business
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Do you see yourself as a budding entrepreneur? Are you interested in learning how to analyze the viability of a company’s product or services? Maybe you’d like to develop your people-managing skills? No matter why you’re looking to build or expand your business expertise, National University’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree can provide you with the tools you need to define your competitive edge and succeed in today’s dynamic business world.
Our BBA program uses case studies to create real-world scenarios to help you understand everything from marketing and statistics to accounting, economics, and finance. You can also direct your studies into your specific area of interest by choosing one of ten concentrations in this program: Accounting, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Business Law, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Marketing, or Project Management.
NU’s BBA has been selected by the San Diego Regional EDC as a preferred provider of student talent, and students in the program can qualify to apply for paid internship positions. No matter where your future in business takes you, you’ll have developed the marketable skills and expertise to manage and grow your career.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this Bachelor of Business Administration degree, you’ll be able to:
- Apply ethical and legal principles to a business environment
- Demonstrate skills and knowledge in the areas of business math, economics, accounting, finance, and operations management needed to make sound business decisions
- Apply knowledge in the fields of management, information systems, and marketing to different business environments
- Apply the knowledge acquired in the program for the analysis of strengths, weaknesses, and potential improvements in a business
- Demonstrate written, presentation, and research skills expected of a business school graduate
- Develop a global business perspective based on the knowledge of foreign business environments and cultures
Hear From Our Faculty
Watch this video to hear Dr. Brian Simpson from the Department of Accounting, Finance, and Economics discuss the Bachelor of Business Administration program and what to expect.
“The Bachelor of Business Administration program equips students with writing skills and quantitative skills. It also improves their presentation and technical skills necessary to succeed in a business setting.”
– Dr. Brian Simpson, Professor and Chair, Department of Accounting, Finance, and Economics, College of Professional Studies
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“My biggest takeaway from this program is that going through the rough of the program like late nights early weekends is what made me stronger, wiser, and more ready to use all of the education and skills the program gave me. Without the grit, the program would not have been as successful for me. The program made me ready to face hard days in the workforce, and I feel ready for the challenges because of it.”
– Hope Ingle, Class of 2022
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