Bachelor of Arts — Program Overview
Be fearless. Go after a business degree you can apply toward virtually any industry in the modern business world — private, government, international commerce, health care, arts and non-profit organizations, just to name a few. Even equip yourself with the know-how to launch your own business!
EMBRACE YOUR INNER ENTREPRENEUR. Have a great business idea? Follow in the footsteps of other student entrepreneurs who have launched successful businesses from right here on campus. Submit your plans to the university's Roth Center for Entrepreneurship and receive seed money, free office space and professional advice from veteran faculty.
OPEN UP OPPORTUNITY. Be part of a nationally recognized Briar Cliff ENACTUS team that has won 11 straight regional competitions, going toe-to-toe with universities more than 20 times our size. Our ENACTUS students are committed to making the community — and the world — a better place to live.
SPECIALIZE YOUR DEGREE. Make sure your business degree is tailor-made to fit your needs. You'll have the opportunity for elective courses specializing in management, marketing, finance or human resources.
ADVANCE YOUR DEGREE. How motivated are you? Hop on the fast track, and you could earn a Bachelor's plus a Master’s of Business Administration in just four years, thanks to BCU’s accelerated, “3-plus-1” M.B.A. program.
Additional Program Requirements
The business administration major requires 40 credit hours of BUAD classes. To graduate, majors must maintain a grade of C- or better in all major core and supporting courses.