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Business Administration, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Bluffton, IN, United States
Whether you are an entrepreneur who plans to start your own business, you envision working your way up in an established business or managing a non-profit organization, a major in Business Administration  from Bluffton University will give you a great start.
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Overview

Courses required in Bluffton University’s Business Administration major will help you develop core skills across a wide variety of business subjects - including economics, accounting, management, marketing and finance – with concentrations based on your interests and career plans.

We expect that our graduates will serve as leaders and valued team members in their organizations. In our classes and through travel and study opportunities out of class, we create opportunities for our students to develop their leadership skills and learn to influence teams in helpful ways.

Career

A degree in business studies at Bluffton will prepare you for more than just a job. You'll be ready for your career and life. Studying one of our business majors will help you develop skills across a wide variety of subjects  economics, accounting, management, marketing and finance.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Deadline for submitting your application is two weeks prior to the intended first day of class. 

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description

      Dedicated and ambitious students may complete their bachelor's degree early.

  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Accounting
  • General Statistics 
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Principles of Microeconomics 
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Business Calculus
  • Calculus 
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Online application
    • Official English assessment
    • Official academic records
    • Two teacher recommendations
    • Proof of financial support

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33952 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33952 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Bluffton

  • 910 - 1480 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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