Business Administration - Bachelor's Degree | Hodges University
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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Program Delivery: On Campus and Online
This program is offered on campus, entirely online and in a blended online/in-class format. It is also offered in an accelerated format and traditional 15-week format.

The four-year program in business administration prepares students for a wide range of administrative and managerial positions in business and government or other public administration organizations. The curriculum is designed to give students a firm foundation in liberal arts as well as the applied and theoretical aspects of business related principles. Upon successful completion of the program, students will have acquired skills in decision making, problem solving and leadership in addition to fundamental business, management and administrative procedures.

Is a Career in Business Right for Me?

Students earning business administration degrees develop skills needed to be successful in almost every sector of business. Many students obtain business degrees to help advance their careers. No matter what field you intend to succeed in, a Bachelor of Science in business administration will provide the fundamental business, management and administrative skills to help you reach your goals.

Your degree from Hodges University will teach not only business skills and knowledge, but communication and computer skills as well. If you are looking to advance in the challenging world of business or self-employment, a degree in business administration can give you the competitive edge you need to succeed.

What is the Business Career Outlook?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of business and financial operations occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations, adding about 632,400 new jobs.

*Source: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/home.htm

What Can I Do with This Degree?

ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS

  • Budget Analyst
  • Cost Estimator
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Examiner
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Market Research Analyst

EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT OPERATIONS

  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Management Analyst
  • Employee Benefit Manager
  • Training and Development Manager

OTHER

  • Logistician - Supply Chain Manager
  • Meeting, Convention and Event Planner

What Will I Learn?

You may enter the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program during any semester. A full time student, enrolled in 12 semester hour credits per term or typically three courses, can complete this program in approximately four years.

Click on the Catalog to view the the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration course list.

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How is Hodges University’s Business Administration Program Different?

Our Program is Accredited

Hodges University has received specialized accreditation for its business and business-related programs through  International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Public Administration
  • Master of Science in Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Management
  • Associate of Science in Accounting
  • Associate in Science in Business Administration

Our Cutting Edge Curriculum

The Johnson School of Business provides students with a “hands-on” approach to today’s business world with courses taught by experienced business practitioners with outstanding academic and professional credentials, certifications and professional designations. They bring this unique combination of expertise to the students’ learning experience.

The Associate of Science in Business Administration degree is offered on campus, entirely online and in a blended online/in-class format. The program is also offered in an accelerated format as well as a traditional 15-week class format.

Class Size

Our small class sizes allow for enhanced individual attention. With an average class size of 12 students, you will always receive the assistance and attention you need.

Our Faculty

Our courses are taught by eminently qualified professors with extensive real world experience. The business professors are very sensitive to the needs of traditional students and adult learners and provide a learning environment that both excites and motivates students to succeed. Faculty and staff are available to students by in-person office hour meetings, phone, email and Blackboard virtual office.

Convenient Schedules

The programs is suitable for either full-time or part-time study. Also, the convenient schedule and the applicability of the learning to the workplace attract full-time working professionals who are interested in pursuing their education without interrupting their careers. The learning is current, streamlined, accelerated and designed to facilitate success in a rapidly changing and increasingly global work environment.

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You may also contact us to speak to an admissions coordinator who will guide you through the application and admissions process. To speak to an admissions coordinator call us at 1-800-466-8017 (Naples) or 1-800-466-0019 (Fort Myers), use our contact form, email admit@hodges.edu or schedule a one-on-one visit to tour one of our campuses.

Your admissions coordinator will:

  • Help you complete the application in its entirety.
  • Help you obtain necessary transcripts.
  • Schedule your admissions test (if necessary).
  • Coordinate the financial aid process with a financial aid professional.
  • Refer you to your academic advisor for class scheduling.
  • Give you information regarding your orientation.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Hodges family!

Your Faculty Members

Anke Stugk
Program Chair, Business Administration
astugk@hodges.edu
Aysegul Timur
Dean, Johnson School of Business
atimur@hodges.edu
David Ferguson
Adjunct Faculty
dferguson3@hodges.edu
Don Forrer
Professor
dforrer@hodges.edu
James R. Hodge
Professor
Katherine Dew
Professor
kdew@hodges.edu
Michael Engdahl
Adjunct Faculty
mengdahl@hodges.edu
Peter Karastamatis
Adjunct Faculty
pkarastamatis@hodges.edu
William Browning
Adjunct Faculty
wbrowning@hodges.edu
William Pearce
Adjunct Faculty
wpearce@hodges.edu
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