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Business Administration, B.A.

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Newburg, KY, United States
The Business Administration program at Bellarmine University challenges students to learn from faculty members who are also business professionals. Our location in Louisville also provides excellent internship and mentorship possibilities, which often lead to lucrative offers upon graduation.

Overview

The Business Administration program at Bellarmine University curriculum centers on the understanding and application of fundamental business skills and includes among its core content courses that focus on Microsoft Excel and Analytics. 

Consistent with the Business School’s mission of programs in the Catholic Liberal Arts tradition and in recognition of the importance of the integration of the disciplines, business administration majors have the flexibility of pairing this primary major with another major or minor in a second field of study. Professional internships are an integral part of the business administration program. Internships provide students with relevant professional experience and employment opportunities upon graduation.

Learning Goals:

  • Business Administration graduates will demonstrate knowledge of core business functions.
  • Business Administration graduates will demonstrate the ability to recognize and analyze ethical problems and view business as having social responsibilities.
  • Each student must demonstrate the ability, through clarity, content and composition, to convey information to others in written communication.
  • Each student must demonstrate the ability to recognize increasing globalization, and its impact on business practices.
  • Students shall be able to express themselves clearly and professionally in oral presentations.

Career Prospects

Most students find work in the private sector. Others continue to extend their internships and some will continue their education by attending law school or obtaining their MBA. Some have pursued graduate programs in fields such as Healthcare Management and Sports Management.

Companies that have recently offered our students internships or career opportunities are:

  • Abercrombie & Fitch • Brown & Williamson
  • Brown-Forman • Churchill Downs
  • Department of the Navy
  • Eugene Wilson & Company
  • First Commonwealth Mortgage
  • General Electric
  • Humana

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Business
  • Sports Law
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Basic Issues in Business 
  • Managing Information Technology
  • Management Science
  • Business Law 

English Language Requirements

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    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • A completed application 
  • A $25 application fee (must be U.S. currency)
  • Certified copies of official school records
  • U.S. law requires proof of the student’s ability to fund the cost of attendance for one academic year. 
  • One letter of recommendation from a former professor or employer attesting to the candidate's educational potential.

Tuition Fee

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    42430 USD/year
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  • National

    42430 USD/year
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  • In-State

    42430 USD/year
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Living costs for Newburg

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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