Program Overview

Metropolitan State University offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration degree for students who want to take on the role of business manager, administrator, or to have a functional and usable degree to help them take up the role of entrepreneur in the opening of a new business. Students will learn about the fundamentals of business and business management with courses in economics, marketing, management, and other topics which will form the foundation of their understanding of business. By completing the program, students will have demonstrated the capacity to begin their career in business, or completed the requirements for a graduate degree. 


The program involves classwork which is based on the topics and subjects necessary for operation of business and in the role of management. Those classes include college algebra, statistics, financial accounting, macroeconomics, microeconomics, financial accounting, marketing principles, management principles and practices, principles of management information systems, principles of finance, introduction to operations management, case studies in strategic management, strategic management accounting, legal environment of organizations, and organizational behavior.     

Through the program, students will demonstrate the understanding of business concepts and structures to function as a manager or administrator. These qualifications demonstrate to others that the student is qualified to take on an entry-level position in management and administration. These qualifications include but are not limited to the ability to demonstrate organizational, communication, and critical thinking skills, to demonstrate preparation for business positions in business, nonprofit organizations, government organizations, including the role of supervisor, administrator, and manager, to demonstrate understanding of diversity and multiculturalism in business, and to demonstrate the understanding of management principles necessary for professionalism in business.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Bachelor

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    School Overview

    Metropolitan State University is a four-year public school located in St. Paul, Minnesota. Metro State was founded in 1971 as a college for working adults and is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities. The school operates on the semester system.

    Metropolitan State University offers certificates of completion, associate’s degrees, bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctor’s degrees. Metro State offers undergraduate degrees and graduate programs. Schools at Metro State include:

    • College of Community Studies and Public Affairs
    • College of Individualized Studies
    • College of Liberal Arts
    • College of Management
    • College of Nursing and Health Sciences
    • College of Sciences
    • School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
    • School of Urban Education

    The Center for Online Learning (COL) partners with faculty and staff to design and support excellent teaching and learning experiences in online programs and courses to fulfill the academic goals of a diverse population of students. Students can earn bachelor's and master's degrees and certificates, mostly from the College of Management.

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