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American Public University

2 months
285 USD/credit
285 USD/credit
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The Management BA course at the American Public University prepares you to transition from the technical aspects of a profession to leading and managing individuals in their respective fields.


Course Details

Learn how to optimize organizational effectiveness to build and coach a high-performance workforce for today and beyond with the Management BA course at the American Public University. 

You will be challenged to advance your interpersonal, managerial, entrepreneurship, project management, human resource, leadership, data interpretation, decision making, communication, and critical thinking skills for use in common business management environments. Courses use a holistic approach to problem solving by integrating skill sets and concepts. An end-of-program course focuses on portfolio development to showcase your practical solutions to current workplace challenges.

To enrich your studies and learn about human resource certifications, consider joining the student chapter of SHRM.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • Digital Retailing
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • General
  • Human Resource Management 
  • Leadership 
  • Sports Entertainment Management 
  • Talent Acquisition and Retention 

What You Will Do

  • Evaluate the organizational design of a company to ensure its systems, processes, and staffing meet its present and future needs to be competitive
  • Develop strategies to address talent acquisition and retention
  • Analyze the impact of international, legal, political, and economic forces on individual development, team building, and organizational and departmental performance
  • Examine strategies for ethical conduct, corporate and social responsibility, and communication in the global business environment
  • Demonstrate the critical-thinking, analytical, and decision-making skills needed to effectively manage human capital and achieve organizational results


  • This program’s curriculum is in alignment with Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM ) standards. This program has been designed in consultation with industry business leaders and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Human Resource Management
  • Leadership
  • Strategic Management
  • Management Ethics
  • Management Communications

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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

Courses Start 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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