BS – Business Administration (ACBSP-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Capella's Bachelor’s in Business Administration will ensure that you gain the skills required to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.  This degree provides you with the opportunity to design your program with courses that give you the managerial, interpersonal, and professional skills that will help you navigate the complex challenges experienced in the world of business.

The core courses within this degree provide you with a wealth of knowledge in a variety of topics including leadership, law, marketing, sales, and human resource management. Whether you're pursuing a new career or looking to advance in your current role, this program gives you the skills to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.

With your Bachelor's in Business Administration from Capella, you'll learn to create organizational value, communicate effectively, plan strategically, understand business management techniques, and use appropriate financial models and principles.

You can also earn your BS with a specialization in Business Administration with Capella's FlexPath, a revolutionary way to complete your degree on your own schedule. With FlexPath, you'll make the most of the knowledge and experience you already have while developing and demonstrating new skills and knowledge at your own pace. You will achieve the same learning outcomes as Capella's traditional online programs – and earn the same degree – only in a more efficient, personalized way.

With Capella's Combined Bachelor's-to-Master's degree options, you can start building for your future by completing master's-level credit as your earn your bachelor degree. Combined degree options are designated bachelor's and master's degree programs, with a set of shared master's-level courses applied to both degrees. This enables you to save significant time and money when combining the degree options.

Common jobs with an online program in business administration include buyer, claims adjuster, account manager or operations manager. Potential workplaces include financial services firm, government, insurance agency, small business or retail organization.

Furthermore, Capella University has teamed with The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) to offer business students full digital access to the most timely, relevant business news, enhancing your academic experience and giving you a competitive edge in your career.

Requirements

Your program of enrollment determines the admission requirements. 

Basic requirements for all programs:

  • Admission application and non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Acknowledgement agreement
  • All applicants must understand, read, speak, and write fluently in English
  • Official transcript(s) from previous institutions for degree and post-degree coursework, if applicable
  • Minimum GPA as defined by your program

Minimum level of education required:

  • Bachelor’s students must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be least 24 years old (may be waived for military applicants, veterans, and those with at least 24 quarter credits of prior college/university coursework)

School Accreditation Statement

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu