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There are a number of valuable reasons and benefits to pursuing a bachelor's degree Graduates from BA degree programs have many more career opportunities, and tend to earn more, than those without an undergraduate degree. In addition to the professional benefits, obtaining a BA can have great personal advantages as well. BA programs present students with challenges that improve their creative thinking, problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills, among others.

Bachelor of Arts students have chosen their field of study from a range of topics including history, languages, literature, philosophy, other humanities fields, communications, anthropology, geography, social sciences, and linguistics. Within those fields there are several specializations that align with more specific career paths.

Obtaining a Bachelor of Arts can improve career prospects tremendously, both due to a deeper understanding of the area of study, as well as a variety of developed skill-sets. Employers seek out Bachelor of Arts graduates for their ability to communicate well, meet challenges in the workplace, remain flexible and think critically about a range of questions.

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BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year

De Broc School of Business
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom London

The BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year is aimed at students who have an interest in developing a knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of business and management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in this field. [+]

BA 2017/2018. BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation year The BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year is aimed at students who have an interest in developing a knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of business and management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in this field. The foundation year is an integral part of the undergraduate business programme. It will provide you with the necessary study skills and knowledge to prepare you for undergraduate study and help you gain a better understanding of the main areas of business. After the successful completion of the foundation year, year 1 will cover the key elements of business management. Years 2 and 3 will explore these themes in more detail along with elective options enabling students to focus on specific areas of interest. This course focuses on making students career-ready, offering an excellent grounding in key areas. You will develop skills in research, presentation, critical analysis, problem solving, team building, and entrepreneurship. Upon completion of the course you will have gained the essential capabilities needed to be an effective manager, consultant, analyst or entrepreneur. This course has a real world focus with learning taking places both in and outside the classroom environment. Learning will be supported by online resources, including the Financial Times, case studies, simulations, learning videos, reading materials, online testing and feedback. Successful completion of the programme will earn you a Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI),... [-]

BA In English For Secondary Education - Initial Teacher Licensure

Grand Canyon University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City South Phoenix Scottsdale + 4 more

Grand Canyon University's (GCU) Bachelor of Arts in English for Secondary Education degree program is designed to provide future middle and high school educators with the knowledge and hands-on training needed to be successful English teachers in tomorrow's diverse and rapidly changing classrooms. [+]

Initial Program – Leads To Initial Teacher Licensure Offered By: College of Humanities and Social Sciences Overview Prepare to Become a Licensed English Teacher in Secondary Education Grand Canyon University's (GCU) Bachelor of Arts in English for Secondary Education degree program is designed to provide future middle and high school educators with the knowledge and hands-on training needed to be successful English teachers in tomorrow's diverse and rapidly changing classrooms. This Bachelor of Arts in English degree program is available from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences in conjunction with the College of Education. When you graduate from this Bachelor of Arts in secondary education degree program, you will meet requirements for the secondary education certificate in English. You will also qualify for middle school and high school grade endorsements, which allow you to teach in grades 5-12. Programs leading to teacher certification may require practicum hours, state exams, student teaching and an institutional recommendation from GCU. Degree Outcomes Explore Research-Based Teaching Theories As a teacher candidate at GCU, you can acquire a deep breadth of content knowledge as well as research-based theories and practices prior to teaching in a classroom. This Bachelor of Arts in secondary education program prepares graduates to use the skills of the English educator, such as research, critical thinking and effective communication in your future educational settings. You then apply these skills in secondary education classrooms through required practicum and student-teacher experiences. You will be required to complete two different real-world experiences: a practicum... [-]

BA (HONS) – Business Studies (Top-up degree)

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year September 2017 Cyprus Larnaca USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 25 more

During this one year ‘top up’ course you will examine core aspects of business such as business strategy and communication, whilst also getting the chance to conduct a real investigation into a business problem that allows you to apply your business acumen to a real life scenario. [+]

BA 2017/2018. BA (HONS) – Business Studies (Top-up degree) What you will study During this one year ‘top up’ course you will examine core aspects of business such as business strategy and communication, whilst also getting the chance to conduct a real investigation into a business problem that allows you to apply your business acumen to a real life scenario. Subjects Offered Business Communication Business Research International Business Business Strategy International Culture and Communications Ethics and Sustainability – Theory and Practice Fees £9,352 UNICAF offers a number of scholarships to eligible students. For more information, please contact a UNICAF student adviser [-]

BA in Hospitality Management

Unicaf University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 4 years Open Enrollment Cyprus Larnaca USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 28 more

This degree is essential for all those wishing to follow a path in the hospitality and tourism industry. The hospitality industry and associated services is a huge and dynamic sector with excellent prospects and opportunities. [+]

This degree is essential for all those wishing to follow a path in the hospitality and tourism industry. The hospitality industry and associated services is a huge and dynamic sector with excellent prospects and opportunities. The degree provides the students with all the necessary knowledge, leadership, analytical and communication skills and prepares them to engage successfully in this demanding sector of the economy. It provides the student with the necessary tools to add value to any organization operating in the hospitality industry. Upon completion students will be able to understand in depth the forces and the challenges that drive such a dynamic sector and will be able to interact effectively within any organisation in the industry. This degree is ideal for people wishing to enhance their position within their organisations while at the same time it offers excellent prospects for future employment in the fields of food and beverage, hotels and resorts, restaurant management and marketing. Duration 4 years Delivery Mode Online and through Supported Open Learning Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Bachelor’s degree programme requires the High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent. Applicants with a Diploma or Advanced Diploma may be considered for entry. Applicants with a Diploma or Advanced Diploma in a relevant area may be considered for credit transfer. Applicants with at least 2 years of postgraduate relevant experience may be considered for entry. English proficiency. Copy of passport or ID Applicants that do not meet the minimum entry requirements may be considered for the ‘FOUNDATION... [-]

Bachelor in Tourism Management (for EU students)

IUBH School of Business and Management (for EU students)
Campus Full time 6 - 7 semesters October 2017 Germany Bad Honnef

The study programme Tourism Management is practice oriented and provides you with the fundamental principles of business management and the specific management know-how that you need for a successful career in the tourism industry... [+]

BA 2017/2018. Become a leader in the tourism sector and study at the only certified university in Germany. You can specialise in business and holiday travel, tour operator management, sustainable tourism, marketing and sales or destination management. During your studies you will gain business and tourism knowledge. IUBH tourism management programmes are tailored to the needs of the travel industry to make sure you are employable after graduation. Almost 90% of our tourism graduates have leadership responsibilities within three years. This is in large part due to the broad international orientation of the programme. Over 70% of our students spend part of their studies abroad. The study programme Tourism Management is practice oriented and provides you with the fundamental principles of business management and the specific management know-how that you need for a successful career in the tourism industry. Within the framework of internships, project work and your thesis you develop practical knowledge in areas such as online marketing, business travel management or destination management. Additionally, in your fifth semester you can focus on your own personal specialisation: Destination Management Sales & Distribution Marketing Spa & Wellness Sustainable Tourism, Hospitality & Events After graduation you will have many options in the industry: Tourism marketing & sales Online-Tourism Destination marketing Business travel management Sustainable tourism management International tourism management Tourism Management Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Duration: 6 semesters ECTS-Credits: 180 (6 semester) or 210 (7 semester) Language: English Studies: full-time Internship: 1 semester Study abroad: 1 semester (6 semester ->optional),... [-]

B.A. Management

Webster University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Saint Louis

The Walker School’s Bachelor of Arts in Management program examines the relationship between organizations, management and employees. It is designed to help students develop competencies as both a business professional and scholar practitioner with the capabilities to drive growth and innovation. [+]

B.A. Management Management is the art of effectively coordinating people and resources to achieve the goals of an organization. The Walker School’s Bachelor of Arts in Management program examines the relationship between organizations, management and employees. It is designed to help students develop competencies as both a business professional and scholar practitioner with the capabilities to drive growth and innovation. Our expert faculty incorporates cross-disciplinary coursework that provides a broad understanding of successful management competencies. This career focused approach is very applicable to a wide variety of industries and organizations. Our practitioner-based program examines organizational issues from an enterprise-wide, general management perspective. Students acquire business skills needed to effectively manage people and run an organization. Students learn to analyze management principles, develop business practices and communicate effectively. POINTS OF DISTINCTION • Links high-level strategic processes to day-to-day operations. • Provides students with a holistic understanding of business management and operations to help them become more effective managers. • Curriculum that will equip students with an unprecedented global perspective of business. • Access to world class career preparation services. Course Requirements • Signed Application Form • Proof of English Proficiency: TOEFL: PBT 550 | iBT 80 IELTS: 6.0 Pearson: 53 • High School Transcript • Essay: 300-500 word essay on a topic of your choice OR Curriculum Vitae (CV) • One Letter of Recommendation • Certificate of Finance showing $46,000 • Copy of Passport ID Page • Official University/College Transcripts (for Transfer Students) • Some programs have additional entry requirements. Please... [-]

BACHELOR OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS (BA-IR)

The International University in Geneva
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Switzerland Geneva

Prepare yourself for a truly global education at "the most international of Switzerland's university level institutions" (International Herald Tribune) with BRITISH and AMERICAN ACCREDITATION. Become a specialist in international relations and pursue a decision making career in international organizations, diplomatic services, corporate business and non-profit organizations. [+]

BACHELOR OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS (BA-IR)

Prepare yourself for a truly global education at "the most international of Switzerland's university level institutions" (International Herald Tribune)with BRITISH and AMERICAN ACCREDITATION. Become a specialist in international relations and pursue a decision making career in international organizations, diplomatic services, corporate business and non-profit organizations.

KEY BENEFITS OF THE BACHELOR OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Learning in a dynamic environment in Switzerland with a multicultural student body and faculty from academia and international institutions, diplomatic services and field missions; Providing knowledge and skills to evaluate international political issues today; Exploring state’s foreign policy and regional cooperation, assessing current and identifying future political issues and trends; Gaining insight into United Nations system while attending international conferences and meetings in Geneva. ... [-]

BA Film Studies

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Wilmington

The Film Studies Department prepares students to participate in a world increasingly shaped by moving pictures. Through courses that offer a foundation for understanding cinema-and its relation to culture, history, technology, and aesthetics-Film Studies teaches students to create and analyze moving images, to produce research, and to make art. [+]

The Film Studies Department prepares students to participate in a world increasingly shaped by moving pictures. Through courses that offer a foundation for understanding cinema-and its relation to culture, history, technology, and aesthetics-Film Studies teaches students to create and analyze moving images, to produce research, and to make art. Current Majors Most university film programs segregate cinema study and motion picture production. What distinguishes Film Studies at UNCW is the belief that a comprehensive knowledge of film history, theory, and analysis enriches the creative filmmaking process, and that film scholarship benefits from an understanding of how filmmakers conceive, develop, and realize their vision. Film Studies majors perform substantial work in both critical studies and film production. Film Studies majors produce over 500 motion pictures each year in every creative filmmaking mode: narrative, documentary, experimental, and animation. Film Studies majors edit the internationally distributed journal Film Matters. Film Studies majors plan, curate, present and host Visions, an annual international film festival and conference. Film Studies majors curate, introduce, and write program notes for FST sponsored film events, including the Mantra Bollywood Film Series. Film Studies majors participate in film production and publishing internships in Wilmington, New York, Los Angeles, and Great Britain. Core Courses FST 200 - Introduction to Film Study FST 201 - Introduction to Film Production FST 205 - Introduction to World Cinema [-]

BA in International Affairs

University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Bradford

The International Affairs major program integrates a strong foundation in political science and economics with interdisciplinary electives and foreign language study. [+]

The International Affairs major program integrates a strong foundation in political science and economics with interdisciplinary electives and foreign language study.

Students are required to gain intercultural competency via an approved study abroad program or international field experience. International Affairs majors are encouraged to participate in applied service-learning, internship, and research experiences that are multicultural or international in scope. Students pursuing the International Affairs major may be interested in careers and graduate study in fields such as international affairs, international relations, comparative politics, public policy, diplomacy, global environmental policy, human rights, international law and organization, international business, international political economy, international development, peace and conflict resolution, international service, and international humanitarian relief.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Business Management

EU Business School
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Spain Barcelona Germany Munich Switzerland Geneva Montreux + 5 more

In the Business Management program, students are taught the principles of finance, marketing and data analysis. They also cover ethics and social responsibility; creative business solution; and personal development methods. [+]

The Business Management program equips you with the concepts, theories and techniques to pursue a successful career in business leadership. You’ll cover essential competencies, from finance and marketing to data analysis, ethics and social responsibility. You’ll become more analytical, creative and independent in your thinking. Your management qualifications will equip you for a rewarding career in many areas of business.

Duration: Six semesters/three years (Summer Fast Track option available)

Locations: Barcelona, Munich

Teaching Language: English

Campus Exchange Programs: You can transfer to any of the four main campuses after any completed semester. We also have exchange programs with a long list of other universities around the world.... [-]


BA Business Administration

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 China Suzhou

This degree programme gives you a comprehensive introduction to business. You will be introduced to real world business problems and how they may be solved. [+]

BA 2017/2018. Overview The BA Business Administration programme offers you a comprehensive introduction to business. You will be introduced to real-world business problems and analyse how these may be solved. By the end of your degree, you will have the knowledge, skills and commercial awareness to pursue a successful career in a wide variety of public, private and not-for-profit organisations. Graduates of this programme, as with all XJTLU undergraduate programmes, will earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities. Unique selling points of the programme • Business administration enables students to develop comprehensive knowledge and skills related to business and management. You will know every functional role of companies and how these functions are connected • The programme offers many shared modules and optional modules, which enable you to develop broad-based business knowledge, including marketing, human resource management, accounting, finance and operations management • Interactive learning methods including case studies, group projects and student presentations are widely used in business administration modules • The programme emphasises practice and business engagement. Guest lecturers from industry are invited to share with students real-business insights and experience • You will have the opportunity to go on field trips and company visits to get first hand business knowledge. Knowledge and skills By the time you graduate, will be able to: • understand the different ways in which businesses can be... [-]

Bachelor of Design Arts: Fashion & Costume Design

Academy of Design Australia
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Australia Melbourne

In our Fashion & Costume Design program you can look forward to a career full of glamour and style. Design principles are central to the course. You will create garments through applied design processes – from idea generation, to mood boards and storyboards that address design briefs and trend forecasts, textile selection and practical garment construction. [+]

In our Fashion & Costume Design program you can look forward to a career full of glamour and style. Design principles are central to the course. You will create garments through applied design processes – from idea generation, to mood boards and storyboards that address design briefs and trend forecasts, textile selection and practical garment construction. You will gain an understanding of commercial manufacturing, logistics and distribution, supported by an insight into the power of marketing and the importance of branding and fashion shows. As an Academy graduate with a major in Fashion & Costume Design you can launch your own fashion label, enter fashion retail or marketing, or design and handle production for boutique or large-scale manufacturers. COURSE OBJECTIVES Understanding and application of design principles. Garment construction through applied design processes, from idea generation to execution. Understand commercial manufacturing, logistics and distribution. Develop an understanding of fashion marketing and the importance of branding. Ability to project manage fashion events. Build industry contacts via professional placement and international exchange opportunities Enhance creative skills via a sub-major from either the Graphic & Digital Design stream or one of the other creative disciplines. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA To be considered for admission, applicants are generally required to have successfully completed their VCE or equivalent. Mature-aged applicants who have attained sufficient industry experience will also be considered. CAREER POSSIBILITIES Graduates can launch their own fashion label, design and handle production for boutique or large-scale manufacturers, enter fashion retail or marketing. PROGRAM LENGTH The Bachelor of... [-]

BA in Accounting and Business

Leeds Trinity University
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Leeds

Our Accounting and Business degree is designed to give you the flexibility to shape your own successful future. We’ll give you the essential knowledge and skills you need to progress within an accounting and financial management environment. [+]

BA 2017/2018. This degree will give you the essential knowledge and skills you need to progress within an accounting and financial management environment. Our Accounting and Business degree is designed to give you the flexibility to shape your own successful future. We’ll give you the essential knowledge and skills you need to progress within an accounting and financial management environment. In addition, you will get a strong grounding in key business principles, including an overview of core management functions, operations, economics, marketing, legal issues and the external business environment. If you’ve got your sights set on becoming a professional accountant, we know the studying doesn’t stop with your degree. You’ll need to complete a professional qualification with organisations like the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the global body for professional accountants. We want to help you get to your career faster, so we’ve designed our modules in line with the ACCA so you can acquire credits towards your ACCA qualification whilst you study, giving you maximum exemptions against your professional exams.* Studying Accounting and Business at Leeds Trinity University will broaden your career options. Qualified accountant? Traditional management career? The choice will be yours. (*Subject to ACCA accreditation) Benefits of Accounting and Business The flexibility to shape your own future in accountancy, financial management or business - the choice is yours. You can get exemptions from ACCA qualifications exams and become a professional Accountant faster.* Two professional work placements during Level 4 and 5. An Accounting and Business degree... [-]

Bachelor of Arts: Emphasis in Music Business

Los Angeles College of Music
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Pasadena

The Music Business program at LACM is a liberal arts degree (BA or AA) that prepares professionals to tackle challenges of the modern music industry, understanding revenue streams and opportunities for innovative business models. It develops proficiency in applied business and accounting, marketing, digital distribution and monetization, A&R, publishing, licensing, music supervision, artist management, tour strategies and more, while also establishing a strong foundation in musicianship. [+]

Since the digital revolution, a new model has been established that empowers musicians and entrepreneurs to play a major role in the industry. The Music Business program at LACM is a liberal arts degree (BA or AA) that prepares professionals to tackle challenges of the modern music industry, understanding revenue streams and opportunities for innovative business models. It develops proficiency in applied business and accounting, marketing, digital distribution and monetization, A&R, publishing, licensing, music supervision, artist management, tour strategies and more, while also establishing a strong foundation in musicianship. Courses are specially sequenced to maximize learning potential throughout the program. Each course meets for the number of credits specified each quarter. Each program encompasses a different amount of intensive study: B.A. Program (12 quarters) and A.A. Program (6 quarters). Course work is enhanced by extensive hands-on business practicums and internships with major entertainment companies in Los Angeles. Schedule of Required Courses [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 6 semesters January 2018 Australia Canberra

Are you creative and adventurous with a special interest in architecture? Our course encourages you to explore the world of design within the setting of Australia's national capital – an internationally recognised model design city. [+]

BA 2017/2018. Activate your flair for design in architecture Are you creative and adventurous with a special interest in architecture? Our course encourages you to explore the world of design within the setting of Australia's national capital – an internationally recognised model design city. Study a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture at UC and you will: explore Canberra as an exciting laboratory for design invention use community and government projects as study vehicles engage with public policy in environment and design master technical practices with research-led teaching investigate architectural concepts of challenging complexity look at how history, theory and design relates to landscape urbanism, cultural meaning in architecture, modernism and urban policy. Work-integrated learning You will have the advantage of working with local architecture practices while studying. This will give you valuable practical experience that helps you build a professional network even before you’ve graduated. Career opportunities architecture interior architecture film, television or theatre set design museum curation and design urban planning, building and construction conservation Course specific information Standard entry is to this course is by ATAR score however you can also apply via portfolio entry: canberra.edu.au/arts-design/portfolio-entry To practice as an architect you must complete a two year Master of Architecture degree. This bachelor can be used for admission into the Masters and is also a pathway for other UC postgraduate design courses including interior architecture, landscape architecture and environmental design. Course Requirements Required - 57 credit points as follows MJ0011 Major in Architecture Design (Restricted) (24 credit points)... [-]