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Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

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Explore the Bachelor of Business Administration degree at NMSU Online

The NMSU College of Business will prepare you for a strong career path through discovery, innovative, and inspiring creative achievement!

As a graduate of our 100% online bachelor's degree program, you will acquire fundamental knowledge of the functional areas of business. Discover important theoretical frameworks for analysis of individual, interpersonal, group and organization-level behaviors that will help you improve organizational performance and effectiveness.

In essence, the Business Administration program provides a training ground to understand business operations, ethical business practices, and required organizational and management techniques. Learn to apply human, physical and economic resources to achieve organizational objectives and be successful at whatever you choose to do!

Overview

Degree type: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Major: General Business

College: Business

Department: Management

Program length: Full-time: 4-6 years. Part-time varies, depending on number of credits per semester completed by the student

Accredited by: AACSB International

 

Cost per credit hour:  $395.40*†

Active military cost per credit hour: $250.00*†

*For NMSU Online programs and courses, the per credit hour cost is listed above. Special tuition agreements (Western Undergraduate Exchange, Descubre, etc.) are not applicable to NMSU Online programs. Course fees still apply and are charged separately. Textbooks, uniforms, equipment, etc., are additional program costs. Additional per credit costs might be charged by the program, department or college.

†For on-campus students, find tuition and fees here.

Program Highlights and Learning Outcomes

Students enrolled in New Mexico State University's 100% online bachelor's in General Business have their choice of concentrations:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resource Management
  • Project and Supply Chain Management
  • Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship 

Business minors are also available in Accounting, Advertising, Banking, Banking and Financial Planning, Business Administration, Business Law, Economics, Enterprise Systems, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, Information Systems, International Business, Management, Marketing, Professional Selling, Risk Management/Insurance, Sports Marketing, and Sustainability.

Career Pathways

NMSU Online's Business majors are well prepared for positions in companies and corporations, government agencies and the nonprofit sector. Here is a selection of the endless career possibilities for graduates with general business administration degrees:

  • Benefits Administrator
  • Business Development Director
  • Business Owner
  • Change Management Specialist
  • Communications Director
  • Distribution Director
  • EEO Specialist
  • Employee Performance Specialist
  • Employment Recruiter
  • Expatriate Administration Supervisor
  • Health and Safety Supervisor
  • Human Resources Director
  • Operations Manager
  • Operations Supervisor
  • Organizational Development Specialist
  • Project Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Control Manager

Scholarships and Financial Aid

NMSU helps to keep your tuition costs affordable. But if you need financial help, NMSU is ready to work with you to determine the best ways to finance your education to earn your bachelor’s degree.

Financial assistance includes loans, grants, and scholarship opportunities. To apply, use NMSU’s convenient Scholar Dollar$ one-stop scholarship application, which serves all students in the NMSU system.

NMSU Online students are also eligible for loans and grants. The first step in applying for financial aid is to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Learn more about financial aid opportunities at NMSU.

Contact Financial Aid

Phone: 1-888-729-6678
Email: onlineFA@nmsu.edu

Accreditation

New Mexico State University's business administration degree programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the premier accrediting agency and service organization for business schools worldwide. AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.

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