Bachelor of Arts in Management
Golden Gate University

Program Details

Golden Gate University offers an online Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Management to working adult.  This program provides a solid foundation in essential concepts and techniques of management, communication, and organizational behavior. Graduates with this degree may pursue careers in leadership in diverse public and private business enterprises. Through flexible and accessible online coursework available in a hybrid format, students are equipped to pursue a master's degree program in disciplines including:

  • Integrated marketing communications
  • Human resource management
  • Public administration
  • Psychology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Golden Gate University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

The WASC Senior College and University Commission accredits universities in California and Hawaii, including Stanford, University of San Francisco, UC Berkeley, San Jose State. GGU has never chosen to apply for the optional AACSB accreditation because its requirements are not consistent with their mission and commitment to have students learn from former and current practitioners rather than pure scholars. To do this, Golden Gate focuses on hiring full and part-time faculty who have a strong practitioner background and bring their practical experience to the classroom. AACSB rules are not consistent with this approach and, unfortunately, many standard rankings such as US News & World Report base their information on AACSB. With more than 68,000 alumni, we are confident that GGU prepares students with knowledge and skills that can be used throughout their careers.

  • AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION (ABA)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE BAR
  • AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF LAW SCHOOLS (AALS)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

Applicants with fewer than 12 semester credits for transfer will be considered on the basis of: 

  • A high school GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Resume
  • Three or more years of professional work experience
  • Statement of purpose
  • Possible interview

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, New Mexico, Wisconsin