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Bachelor of Applied Arts in Administration

Program Details

Central Michigan University offers the online Bachelor of Applied Arts in Administration. The core courses provide a foundation in administrative competencies that are common to most supervisory positions, and the concentrations allow you to focus on an area of particular interest.

Concentration options with this degree:

  • Building Code Administration: Learn the intricacies of codes and regulations for residential, business, and international building. This concentration will strengthen your knowledge base regarding permits, inspection, and the legal aspects of building while developing the leadership skills necessary to effectively manage.
  • Organization Administration: Increase your personal brand value through this concentration designed to give you the flexibility for success in a variety of career paths. You will learn skills and knowledge pertaining to the legal environment of business, communications, public relations, human resources, organizational psychology, and management through best practices.


  • Must hold a high school diploma with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 or a GED. If your GPA is less than 2.0 conditional admission may be considered. 
  • If you are transferring to CMU, you must possess a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0. You will be ineligible for consideration for at least one semester if your GPA is less than 2.0.
  • Official high school transcript, GED test score, or official transcript from previous institution(s).

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission