Program Contact: Anthony Asare 203-582-3452
Degree Completion Program
This online program is designed for business professionals who have an associate’s degree or a minimum of 30 transferrable credits and would like to pursue a four-year degree in business.
Nontraditional, adult professionals who are looking to change careers or increase their opportunities as well as recent associate degree graduates who wish to continue their studies may complete this program part-time via an online format, with a curriculum that builds on the individual’s prior educational preparation.
Bachelor of Business Administration
Degree Completion Program Curriculum
|BBA Core Curriculum (36 credits)
|Introduction to Information Systems
|Essentials of Management and Organizational Behavior
|Business Law and Society
|Fundamentals of Financial Management
|Advanced Business Communications
|Applications of Business Analytics
|Advanced Applied Statistics
|University Curriculum (46 credits)
|Globalization and International Business
|Principles of Microeconomics
|Principles of Macroeconomics
|Introduction to Academic Reading and Writing
|Academic Writing and Research
|Probability and Data Analysis
|UC Core and Advanced Core 1
|Complete 9 credits of 300- or 400-level online business courses, including the following BBA courses:
|Digital and Social Media Marketing
|Negotiation and Persuasion
|Career Advancement and Organizational Presence
|Open Electives (30 credits)
3 credits of fine arts, 6 credits of humanities, 7 credits of science and 9 credits of UC electives. Students can complete this requirement in part with up to four 4-credit advanced core courses.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Bachelor of Business Administration program, students will demonstrate the following competencies:
Effective Communication and Social Intelligence: Capabilities with respect to effective written and oral communications, and the interpersonal skills required to work effectively as a member of a team.
Business Strategy and Integration: An understanding of the interdependence of the various functional areas of business, and the ability to make a well-reasoned recommendation concerning a business situation.
Knowledge of Core Business Functions: An understanding of core business functions and an ability to apply functional knowledge to practical business problems.
Ethics, Diversity and Globalization: Ability to identify ethical issues related to business practices, to recognize the complexity and ambiguity of those issues, to apply of an ethical decision-making framework, and to formulate an ethically justifiable solution; an awareness and appreciation of the diversity in the workplace; and an awareness of issues surrounding the globalization of both domestic and international business activities as well as the ability to develop strategies to address those issues.
Admission requirements include an associate degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or equivalent coursework totaling a minimum of 30 transferable credits, with a grade point average of at least 2.50; transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended; and a resume.
The application process is managed through the Undergraduate Admissions Office.