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Bachelor of Business Administration (online)

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Today’s fastest growing companies are seeking creative thinkers capable of leading their teams through a wide range of business challenges. Quinnipiac’s Bachelor of Business Administration will prepare you with the skills you need to differentiate yourself as a dynamic leader in any workplace.

Program Overview

Strengthen your business leadership foundation

In a globalized economy, modern business leaders are faced with more complex challenges than ever before. The ability to understand, adapt to and solve these issues is what separates a common leader from a great one, and a current manager from a future C-level executive. The Quinnipiac University School of Business is committed to preparing ambitious business leaders who can apply their knowledge in any marketplace and turn challenges into career-making opportunities.

Through an exploration of key business operations including finance, marketing, management and analytics, you will build a strong foundation to take the next step in your career. For professionals with an associate’s degree or 45 credits in business, the online Bachelor of Business Administration program offers the ideal pathway for advancement in numerous industries.

In our online classroom, you’ll learn from the same full-time faculty who teach on campus while collaborating with other local business professionals. This degree is designed with working professionals in mind and can be completed entirely online in a flexible format, without interrupting your current career.


Programs that meet AACSB standards

AACSB accredited

Elite programs

The Quinnipiac School of Business is accredited by AACSB International — the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, putting it in the top 5% of business schools worldwide.

AACSB Accredited Accounting

Select recognition

Our undergraduate accounting program also holds the distinction of AACSB accounting accreditation, putting it in select company. In fact, ours is one of only a few programs in the region with AACSB Accounting Accreditation, and one of two in the state of Connecticut alone.

Rankings and Distinctions

U.S. News and World Report Best Online Programs grad business 2019

Best online graduate programs

U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks the Quinnipiac School of Business online MBA program in the top 15% of online MBA programs in America and above all peers in Connecticut. The 2019 rankings include #34 online MBA program and #26 for the master of science online graduate business programs. The online MBA and master's business programs are also recognized among the best graduate business programs for veterans.

The Princeton Review 2019 Best Business Schools seal

Best on-ground MBA program

The Princeton Review consistently ranks the Quinnipiac School of Business. In 2019 we were named outstanding on-campus MBA program on the “Best Business Schools for 2019” list.

About Online Learning

Flexible scheduling meets world-class education

Online learning with Quinnipiac University delivers the guided educational experience of a traditional, instructor-led environment coupled with the schedule flexibility needed for adult learners to succeed. Innovative teaching methods and asynchronous classes enable students to work at their own pace, while also enjoying peer interaction and a collaborative learning experience to maximize their learning outcomes.

Curriculum and Requirements

Bachelor of Business Administration
Degree Completion Program Curriculum

Degree Requirements
BBA Core Curriculum (36 credits)
BBA 205Introduction to Information Systems3
BBA 215Financial Accounting3
BBA 220Managerial Accounting3
BBA 225Essentials of Management and Organizational Behavior3
BBA 230Business Law and Society3
BBA 240Fundamentals of Financial Management3
BBA 245Marketing Principles3
BBA 310Advanced Business Communications3
BBA 320Project Management3
BBA 350Applications of Business Analytics3
BBA 490Strategic Management3
EC 272Advanced Applied Statistics3
University Curriculum (46 credits)
BBA 210Globalization and International Business3
BBA 420Corporate Sustainability3
EC 111Principles of Microeconomics3
EC 112Principles of Macroeconomics3
EN 101Introduction to Academic Reading and Writing3
EN 102Academic Writing and Research3
MA 170Probability and Data Analysis3
UC Core and Advanced Core 125
BBA Electives 9
Complete 9 credits of 300- or 400-level online business courses, including the following BBA courses:
BBA 330
Digital and Social Media Marketing
BBA 340
Negotiation and Persuasion
BBA 410
Career Advancement and Organizational Presence
BBA 440
Change Management
Open Electives (30 credits)30
Total Credits121

3 credits of fine arts, 6 credits of humanities, 7 credits of science and 9 credits of UC electives. Students can complete this requirement in part with up to four 4-credit advanced core courses.

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