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General Business Studies, B.Sc.

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The program offers flexibility for students who have career goals that require a business background but do not require a specific area of concentration. The program is structured to permit the transfer of up to 39 non-business related credits for students who have earned credit in another area but have recognized the need for a business foundation in their chosen field of employment. 

The programme

It also provides flexibility for the student to select a large number of electives within the business field to tailor the educational program to the student’s life goals. The General Business Studies course work is largely managerial and entrepreneurial in scope. The program is ideal for students who want to operate a small business in a technical field or who are reentering college after having earned college credit in another field. Students are encouraged to consider a minor to accompany the General Business Studies degree. This degree is also available entirely online.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Career Development
  • Business Internship
  • Business Statistics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

    • Submit the application for admission either online or by submitting the paper version. There is a non-refundable application fee that must be paid with the application. For domestic students, the fee is $35 and for international students, the fee is $75.
    • Ask your high school(s) to send us your official transcript (standard high school diploma). If you submit the transcript yourself, be sure you send it in a sealed envelope. We also accept GED results.
    • Submit your official SAT and/or ACT scores. The SAT score with be computed based on the Math and Critical Reading sections only. Submit all scores if you took the test(s) multiple times as we do super score using the highest score of each category. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11690 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    11690 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11690 USD per semester and a duration of .
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Living costs for North Smithfield

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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