Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
Ave Maria University

Program Details

Ave Maria University offers an accredited online business administration degree, the B.A. Business Administration degree.  Unlike most business administration degrees, this online bachelor’s degree in business administration features Catholic doctrine woven throughout the curriculum, teaching students to maintain business excellence and ethical leadership while they are learning the skills and knowledge needed to operate a business.  The curriculum provides a broad cultural perspective as you learn to organize and express ideas, preparing you to manage a modern business in a political environment.  While studying the basics of business, including marketing, management, finance, accounting, economics, global issues, and business law, students also explore the theoretical and practical applications of essential business concepts.  You will gain an entrepreneurial spirit through the exploration of fundamental theories and the practice of building a business as you also focus on creativity, innovation, ethical principles, teamwork, and meeting human needs. 

By the time students graduate they will have studied topics that include:

  • Business decision-making processes
  • Marketing strategy and research
  • Legal issues in business
  • Strategic management
  • Operational budgeting


  • Transcripts
  • GPA of 2.6
  • A high school diploma or GED