B.A. Online


American Public University

2 months
285 USD/credit
285 USD/credit
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This Business BA degree at the American Public University (APU) is an online degree completion program with a business emphasis. The program is especially suited for those who have college credits to transfer and wish to create a personal pathway to a degree. 


Course Details

This Business BA degree at the American Public University (APU) is a 120-credit-hour program offering a generous 60 credits of electives to allow you to customize a business degree to match your personal interests and goals. Core coursework covers management, marketing, business law, finance, accounting, and economics to help you develop a solid understanding of business principles and exercise critical thinking skills.

This program features expert faculty—many with managerial experience in Fortune 500 companies. 

What You'll Learn

  • Discuss the economic factors that impact government, business, and consumer environments
  • Collect information using various data tools and apply critical thinking concepts to improve business problem-solving capabilities
  • Integrate market and marketing information into a strategic plan
  • Explain and apply accounting and financial management operations to enhance business decision-making processes
  • Apply management, human resources, and personnel practices to organizational problem solving

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basics of Business
  • Personal Finance
  • Law and Ethics in the Business Environment
  • Critical Thinking Strategies for Business Decisions
  • Financial Management
  • Statistics
  • Marketing

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Course Starts Monthly


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant


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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