Bachelor's Degree in Business in North America

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A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

Business studies refer to a discipline area that consists of classes such as finance, marketing, leadership, and money management. Classes may be taken as part of a particular degree or to prepare students for a business career.

The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.

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Bachelor of Applied Arts in Music Business

Visible Music College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Memphis

The Music Business program is designed to be both academic and practical: our goal is to prepare students for vocational readiness from a Biblical perspective in all fields of music business (publishing, management, tour promotion, marketing and record label operations). [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. MUSIC BUSINESS The Music Business program is designed to be both academic and practical: our goal is to prepare students for vocational readiness from a Biblical perspective in all fields of music business (publishing, management, tour promotion, marketing and record label operations). Music business students will develop fundamental business skills (in areas like communication, marketing, finance, etc.) and learn about the music industry at macro- and micro-levels. The program also features preparation and work in contractual and legal matters, the management of artists and event/tour promotion and planning. All disciplines find their practical outworking in an ongoing relationship with Madison Line Records, the non-profit record label founded by Visible Music College. [-]

Bachelor of International Business Management - taught in Spanish

University of Veracruz - Universidad Veracruzana
Campus July 2017 Mexico Veracruz

Note: This Bachelor of International Business Management program is taught in Spanish only. Los mercados internacionales requieren profesionales que brinden soluciones estratégicas a los retos y problemáticas a las que se enfrentan las empresas globales. El objetivo general del programa es formar profesionistas con conocimientos, habilidades y actitudes que les permitan enfrentar los retos del entorno económico nacional e internacional y adaptarse a los cambios del mismo, a través de la planeación y dirección de organizaciones públicas o privadas relacionadas con los diversos ámbitos del comercio internacional que operen bajo un marco legal. [+]

Programa en Administración de Negocios Internacionales Facultad de Ciencias Administrativas y Sociales Note: This Bachelor of International Business Management program is taught in Spanish only. Los mercados internacionales requieren profesionales que brinden soluciones estratégicas a los retos y problemáticas a las que se enfrentan las empresas globales. El objetivo general del programa es formar profesionistas con conocimientos, habilidades y actitudes que les permitan enfrentar los retos del entorno económico nacional e internacional y adaptarse a los cambios del mismo, a través de la planeación y dirección de organizaciones públicas o privadas relacionadas con los diversos ámbitos del comercio internacional que operen bajo un marco legal. Preparamos profesionales para: Brindar consultaría en cobertura de riesgos financieros a través de la participación de las empresas en los mercados de derivados u otro tipo de instrumentos empleados en el mercado de valores. Analizar las diferencias culturales para generar estrategias para mercados tanto nostálgicos como regionales, Adaptar los procesos de comercialización internacional al cada vez mayor comercio de servicios y de bases de datos, Diseñar estrategias con un alto nivel de conciencia en busca de que la comercialización internacional respete la biodiversidad y fomente cuestiones de reciclaje, protección al ambiente, aprovechamiento y renovación de recursos, Realizar la logística para el suministro de bienes y servicios en tiempo y forma en los mercados internacionales. Responsabilidad social Este programa esta diseñado para que los estudiantes adquieran la capacidad de análisis de las diferencias culturales para generar estrategias con un alto nivel de conciencia en busca de... [-]

Bachelor of Business Administration and Economics

University of South Carolina Upstate
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Spartanburg

The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics offers programs leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration on the Spartanburg and Greenville campuses. [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. Major in Business Administration The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics offers programs leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration on the Spartanburg and Greenville campuses. Students may pursue one of six concentrations within the program: Accounting Economics/Finance General Business Administration Management Marketing Nonprofit Leadership Minor in Business Administration Students may also pursue a minor in business administration with concentration in the following areas: Business Administration Economics Nonprofit Leadership Minor in Business and Entrepreneurship Minor in Economics Non-Business Majors Students not pursuing a business degree may earn a maximum of 29 semester hours in College of Business and Economics courses, excluding SECO 221, 222, 291 and 292, providing they meet the course prerequisites and have attained junior standing (60 semester hours earned) before enrolling in 300-level and above courses. General Education Courses All College of Business and Economics students are required to take the specified general education courses. All students then take a common business and economics core sequence, spanning the full range of business functions. Finally, students select a concentration. Students should begin with the recommended curriculum as early as possible. This sequence includes a combination of business, economics and general education courses suggested for each semester in which the student is enrolled. It is imperative that students begin their mathematics/statistics sequence in the first semester of their freshman year and continue this sequence each semester to make adequate progress in any of the business... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Creative Writing for Entertainment

Full Sail University
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 USA Winter Park

It all begins with a great story. Whether a film or television show, a video game or even a commercial, the most successful pieces of media are those that tell engaging and interesting stories, stories that capture your attention, spark your imagination, and provoke your emotions. [+]

Creative Writing for Entertainment Undergraduate Degree In this program, students hone their writing skills through a variety of exercises, assignments, and projects that prepare them to meet the needs of an industry that is powered by creative visionaries. Course Highlights: Literary Techniques & Story Development Publishing and Distribution Visual Thinking and Writing Scriptwriting Techniques Symbolic Communications and Cartography It all begins with a great story. Whether a film or television show, a video game or even a commercial, the most successful pieces of media are those that tell engaging and interesting stories, stories that capture your attention, spark your imagination, and provoke your emotions. Full Sail's Creative Writing for Entertainment Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program is designed to help students perfect their storytelling abilities, with an emphasis on writing for visual media, including scriptwriting and screenwriting. Throughout the course of the 20-month program, you’ll hone your writing skills through a variety of exercises, assignments, and projects that prepare you to meet the needs of an industry in need of creative visionaries. The Creative Writing for Entertainment Bachelor’s degree program emphasizes the entertainment industry’s need for a transmedia approach to writing; an idea may begin as a script for a television show, but it also needs to be able to cross over to other delivery channels such as mobile devices, websites, and more. As a student in this program, you’ll learn how certain fundamentals of writing apply to all of these platforms, as well as the adaptations that each different... [-]

Bachelor in Business Administration

Aquinas College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Grand Rapids

The Department of Business Administration at Aquinas College is committed to the development of broadly educated, globally oriented, ethical professionals, whose high standards of professional competence enable them to actively contribute to their profession, community and society. [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. Why Study Business? The Department of Business Administration at Aquinas College is committed to the development of broadly educated, globally oriented, ethical professionals, whose high standards of professional competence enable them to actively contribute to their profession, community and society. Competent professionals in the business and not-for-profit communities must be able to think critically, communicate clearly, research effectively, employ quantitative reasoning, use current technology, and work cooperatively with others. Our programs encompass both theoretical and application components. The curriculum draws upon and is enhanced by the liberal arts focus of the college. We expect students to draw upon the perspectives gained from studies as diverse as philosophy, mathematics, history, religious studies, psychology, literature, languages, sociology, natural sciences, economics, and the fine arts. Students must gain an understanding of organized institutions so they can deal effectively with this phenomenon that shapes so much of their lives. The Department of Business Administration is committed to working with other departments in the college to provide a strong organizational background for students in other academic majors through individual courses, business minors, and dual majors. How We're Different A distinguished faculty that brings a minimum of 10 years of corporate experience into the classroom. Dual majors in accounting, communication, sports management, visual arts and theatre. The only undergraduate degree in sustainable business, where students learn practices that increase corporate profitability and eliminate negative environmental impacts. AQ business grads have gone on to graduate school at Columbia Business School,... [-]

Bachelor in Quantitative Business Administration

Oral Roberts University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 USA Tulsa

Bold and astute business leaders are in demand in today’s complex and volatile economy. The College of Business at ORU combines a cutting edge business education with a biblical worldview. [+]

Program Overview Quantitative business administration majors like numbers, mathematics, statistics and the more quantitative side of business. They have a heart for success and want to see it measured when possible. Many will also have a heart for the people and leadership side of business. The major requires a minor in a quantitative field. The quantitative business administration major is very productive, likes to see results, and as such are highly valued in 21st century business and ministry worlds. What Do You Have to Look Forward To? With a degree in quantitative business administration you can gain access to the following careers or career fields: Investment Banking Consulting Supply Chain Management Transportation Management Stock and Economic Analysis Operations Research Long Range and Short Range Planning Market Research Management Top Graduate Schools Course Offerings Include: Calculus I and Calculus II History of Quantitative Thought Quantitative Analysis Elementary Statistics or Probability and Statistics Financial Management Principles of Accounting I and II Principles of Economics I and II Strategic Management Intermediate Accounting, Managerial Cost Accounting or Advanced Financial Management [-]

Bachelor of Business Administration

University of Southern Indiana
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Evansville

USI's business administration program brings the real world into the classroom. Our bachelor's degree in business administration emphasizes practical knowledge along with business theory. You'll take challenging, engaging business administration courses that provide a real-world perspective, while developing marketable business administration skills that employers seek in new hires. [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. USI's business administration program brings the real world into the classroom. Our bachelor's degree in business administration emphasizes practical knowledge along with business theory. You'll take challenging, engaging business administration courses that provide a real-world perspective, while developing marketable business administration skills that employers seek in new hires. USI business administration students have an excellent record of job placement and graduate school admission. USI's business administration degree gets results in the job market. While pursuing your bachelor's degree in business administration from USI's accredited business program you will: Attend small, student-centered classes. Be able to customize your educational experience by pursuing a track or an area of interest. Receive personalized attention from caring faculty members. Complete high-quality internships that yield many hours of workplace experience. Get a business administration bachelor's degree from a high-quality, AACSB-accredited business school. In the classroom, you'll work with real-life business administration case studies and have the chance to test your ideas by participating in extracurricular programs such as: Maxwell Leadership Development Program Ideation Challenge Startup Weekend Technology Commercialization Academy Intercollegiate business competitions Majors Business Administration Entrepreneurship/Small Business General Business International Business Accounting & Professional Services Economics Finance Management Marketing Programme description [-]

Bachelor in General Business Administration

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Sarasota

USFSM’s Bachelor in General Business Administration prepares students for positions in an interdisciplinary business world that values cross-functional abilities. This program offers two concentrations: Applied Business and Aging Services Management. [+]

Bachelor’s in General Business Administration "There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work and learning from failure." — Colin Powell Program Overview USFSM’s General Business Administration program prepares students for positions in an interdisciplinary business world that values cross-functional abilities. This program offers two concentrations: Applied Business and Aging Services Management. The Applied Business concentration covers an overview of several administrations at a variety of businesses and organizations. With a focus on technical business understanding, this general business degree allows for a broad study of four disciplines: Finance, Information Systems, Management and Marketing. This program gives students the flexibility in deciding which best fits their interests. The concentration in Aging Services Management fosters the development of leadership skills in the realm of aging services. The aging demographic in our region, state and beyond presents business opportunities that serve older adults in a variety of organizational settings, including the rapidly evolving workplace comprised of both older and multigenerational employees. This program is designed to provide foundational knowledge about aging and related issues that can be applied to relevant business interests to best meet the needs and desires of the nation’s elderly population. Elective coursework can be individualized based on specific interests in aging and may include advanced reading, research or applied engagement within the community. Is the General Business Administration Program Right for You? Do you enjoy a fast-paced working atmosphere? Are you an effective textual and verbal communicator? Do you have the ability to... [-]

Bachelor in Global Business

University of Redlands
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Redlands

The nationally recognized major in Global Business prepares students for a career in international business, public and not-for-profit service, as well as graduate study in a number of disciplines including law, finance, business and government. The University's language programs in Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Japanese and Spanish support this program. Global Business is presented as a process of understanding how... [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. Bachelor in Global Business The nationally recognized major in Global Business prepares students for a career in international business, public and not-for-profit service, as well as graduate study in a number of disciplines including law, finance, business and government. The University's language programs in Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Japanese and Spanish support this program. Global Business is presented as a process of understanding how cultures and political systems manage their economics, and the rules and procedures that nations create to permit and encourage businesses to operate within their borders. To understand foreign business situations, an emphasis is placed on developing knowledge of and sensitivity to both the cultural and political climates of host countries. Students completing the Global Business major will gain an understanding of: Issues facing organizations operating beyond their domestic borders Problems and opportunities faced by developing nations as they attempt to grow their economies Selected major trading relationships of the United States (China, Mexico, Japan, the EU); the major trading blocs (e.g., NAFTA, the European Union, MERCOSUR, etc.); the major U.S. and world agencies that support global trade, development, and investment; and the positive and negative impacts that all these entities have on national cultures, standards of living, civil liberties, and business in general Students are encouraged to develop a geographic area of emphasis or concentration through interdisciplinary study. Linked to the academic study of issues and practices are the requirements that students become proficient in a second language and... [-]

Bachelor of Business

University of Wisconsin La Crosse
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA La Crosse

Welcome to the UW-La Crosse College of Business Administration. We are proud to provide students with a solid educational foundation for a career in business. Our commitment to quality and student success is demonstrated through the accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. [+]

Welcome to the UW-La Crosse College of Business Administration. We are proud to provide students with a solid educational foundation for a career in business. Our commitment to quality and student success is demonstrated through the accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. We are the only business school in the Southwestern Wisconsin to hold this prestigious accreditation. Business Majors Accountancy Economics Finance Finance-Risk, Insurance & Financial Planning Concentration Information Systems International Business Management Marketing Business Minors A minor is not required for business majors. Many students elect to complete a minor to complement their major or to pursue other courses of interest either within the College of Business Administration or in other colleges. Accountancy Business Administration - (non-CBA majors ​, only​ ) Economics International Business Information Systems Health Information Systems Management (HISM) ​ Sustainable Business [-]

Bachelor's in Business Administration/International Business

Eastern Mennonite University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Harrisonburg Lancaster + 1 more

At EMU we prepare you to be successful, to promote the common good and to be an active leader in today’s marketplace. Our professors will help you increase your business knowledge, learn important hands-on skills, and develop a values-based approach to business and management. [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. Business and Economics Business Administration Major At EMU we prepare you to be successful, to promote the common good and to be an active leader in today’s marketplace. Our professors will help you increase your business knowledge, learn important hands-on skills, and develop a values-based approach to business and management. Our graduates understand the value of people in business, and know how important meeting economic need is to the state of the world and the peacebuilding process. We’re committed to excellence, ethics and social justice, and we encourage study across disciplines, a focus on sustainability, and the development of a global perspective. At EMU you’ll: study in a cross-cultural setting consider sustainability and stewardship in decision-making collaborate on original research with faculty with industry experience put your classroom learning to use in off campus internships learn to work effectively in teams and hone communication and financial skills learn from professors who’ve lived and worked internationally About 90% of the 2012 graduates who responded to our survey were employed full-time, in grad school, or serving in a volunteer/mission position within one year of graduation. EMU business alumni consistently rank high on nationally standardized business exams, with many pursuing graduate degrees in their majors. A new study suggests that business administration is one of the five most employable majors. The major in business administration provides a general background for people entering a career in business. Courses Core courses BUAD 221 Principles of Management BUAD 301... [-]

Transfer Bachelor in Business

Southwestern Oregon Community College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Coos Bay

The Associate of Science/Oregon Transfer Business (ASOT-BUS) is a degree that is intended to prepare students for transfer into a baccalaureate business program at an Oregon University System (OUS) institution. Students who receive this degree will have met all lower division general education requirements of that institution's baccalaureate degree programs. [+]

The Associate of Science/Oregon Transfer Business (ASOT-BUS) is a degree that is intended to prepare students for transfer into a baccalaureate business program at an Oregon University System (OUS) institution. Students who receive this degree will have met all lower division general education requirements of that institution's baccalaureate degree programs. Students transferring with this degree will have junior standing for registration purposes. Admission to the business school/program of any OUS institution is not guaranteed upon completion of the ASOT-BUS degree. It is strongly recommended that students review the list of university-specific prerequisites and recommendations and contact the specific OUS institution business school/program early in the first year of their ASOTBUS program at Southwestern to be advised about additional requirements and procedures for admission consideration to the OUS institution and the business school/program. GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS Complete a minimum of 90 credit hours and all courses must be passed with a grade of 'C' or better. Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better. Twenty-four (24) credits must be completed at Southwestern before the ASOT-BUS degree is awarded. Successfully complete the following: Courses (except for elective credits) must be selected from the list of approved courses for the ASOT-BUS, see page 23. The list is available on the following pages and in Admissions, the Student First Stop Center, Educational Support Programs and Services (ESPS) or from the program advisor. Students may take any college-level course that would bring total credits to 90 quarter hours including up to 12 credits... [-]

Bachelor in General Business

University of Nevada, Reno
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Reno

The General Business major expands on the strong business foundation developed in the pre-business and upper-division business coursework. The purpose of the major is to provide an option for students who are limited by work or other obligations in scheduling coursework by allowing students to complete major-related coursework during more flexibly-scheduled evening classes. [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. The General Business major expands on the strong business foundation developed in the pre-business and upper-division business coursework. The purpose of the major is to provide an option for students who are limited by work or other obligations in scheduling coursework by allowing students to complete major-related coursework during more flexibly-scheduled evening classes. The general business major expands on the strong business foundation developed in the pre-business and upper-division business coursework. The major requires completion of the pre-business core and upper-division business core courses required by other BS-BA (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration) majors, in addition to 24 credits of recommended upper-division business coursework from various business areas. The major requires a total of 128 credits. Related Degrees and Programs Business Administration, Minor [-]

Business and Entrepreneurship at Wells

Wells College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Aurora

The Center offers you courses and hands-on learning opportunities in business, innovation, entrepreneurship and management. The Susan Wray Sullivan ’51 and Pike H. Sullivan Center for Business and Entrepreneurship equips you with critical reasoning [+]

The Center offers you courses and hands-on learning opportunities in business, innovation, entrepreneurship and management. The Susan Wray Sullivan ’51 and Pike H. Sullivan Center for Business and Entrepreneurship equips you with critical reasoning skills, communication skills and a well-rounded perspective essential to leadership roles in any career field. The College’s local business ties provide students with unique opportunities to network with guest lecturers and participate in business workshops. The Center’s advisors, along with the Office of Experiential Learning and Career Services, assist you with planning out courses, securing local internship placements, and helping you develop your entrepreneurial skills. It’s because of this personal attention and guidance that you will become acclimated to change, learn about yourself, and leave Wells prepared for your entire career. Course Offerings The Center allows you to personalize your experience by choosing courses that match your interests and passions. Through these business courses and individualized study, you are able to explore growing career fields in: - Marketing - Innovation, Creative Problem Solving - International Business - Personal and Organizational Finance - Economics - Business Strategy - Entrepreneurship - Human Resources - Business Ethics Innovation Lab The state of the art Innovation Lab teaches how to achieve breakthrough solutions to any kind of problem in any field using design thinking, creativity, collaboration, and prototyping. The Lab is notable for being the only College to make OpenIDEO, run by the number one innovation firm and inventor of the laptop, IDEO, Challenge part of a class assignment. Students... [-]

Bachelor of Business Administration

University of Regina
Campus Full time Part time January 2018 Canada Regina

The Bachelor of Business Administration program is designed to prepare students for effective careers in the management of private and non-profit organizations in Canada and around the world. The curriculum helps students develop the conceptual, human, technical and operational knowledge and skills that are critical for success. [+]

Bachelors in Business in North America 2017. Bachelor of Business Administration The Bachelor of Business Administration program is designed to prepare students for effective careers in the management of private and non-profit organizations in Canada and around the world. The curriculum helps students develop the conceptual, human, technical and operational knowledge and skills that are critical for success. A Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BBA) can lead to careers in accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, human resource management, international business, and marketing. Armed with a thorough knowledge of business principles and practice, graduates have gone on to pursue careers as accountants, financial analysts, policy analysts, corporate executives, civil servants, independent entrepreneurs, marketing managers, human resource managers and much much more. The BBA program begins with one year of qualifying courses. Students enter through admission in the Excellence Program and become Year One BBA students or complete a qualifying year in the Faculty of Business Administration before being internally transferred into the BBA program. Over the past five years, for example, the number of international students studying at the University of Regina has grown by 77%, helping make our campus more diverse than at any time in our history. Students from more than 66 countries now call our University home, enriching the student experience by bringing global perspectives to our campus community. At the same time, more than 800 domestic students have taken advantage of study abroad opportunities to broaden their education in other countries and further develop into “citizens of... [-]