Bachelor of Arts in Management

Rico M.
Rico M. Class of 2014, Military Veteran


Become a part of NU’s global alumni community.
The BA in Management program includes four-week classes.
National University is San Diego’s largest private nonprofit university.

Program Overview

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Gain an edge on the competition and develop a new level of business insight through the Bachelor of Arts in Management. This flexible degree emphasizes the management of organizations and personnel in multicultural and global settings. A variety of business-related concentrations are offered, helping you to grow your knowledge in specific areas of interest. Concentrations include alternative dispute resolution, business law, economics, entrepreneurship, human resource management, marketing, and project management. For students interested in further global management study, National University offers the option of earning a Bachelor of Arts in the Management/Master of Global Management Transition Program.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the basic functions of management and their practical implications on the operations of the organization.
  • Analyze and evaluate management, leadership, and motivation theories.
  • Identify organizational behavior, communications, and change theories and their practical implications.
  • Explain the effect of international business environmental factors (legal, economic, and cultural) on the conduct of global business.
  • Explain the principles and theories of ethical decision-making and their practical implications in the everyday conduct of business.

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We’re proud to be a veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 180,000 alumni worldwide.

Four-Week Classes

Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.

75+ Degree Programs

Choose from associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, plus credentials and certificates.

On Campus or Online

Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.

Year-Round Enrollment

Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.

20+ Locations

Attend class and learn onsite at one of over 20 locations in California.

Military Friendly

As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.

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