Learn the fundamental business skills necessary for a career in business administration, including finance, economics, accounting and more.
A.S. Business Administration Overview
Campbellsville University’s online associate degree in business administration offers you the opportunity to acquire foundational business skills so you can pursue a career in business administration. The 60-credit program teaches key areas such as marketing and microeconomics. You’ll also have two choices for a management course, as well as two options for a required internship. Through this program, you’ll be able to pursue entry-level business positions while gaining an understanding of the modern trends that are changing how businesses work.
With the online associate degree in business administration, you will get an introduction to the various accounting principles and concepts as they apply to for-profit organizations, such as financial statement interpretation and usage, managerial accounting systems and management concepts. You will also study the fundamentals of microeconomics and macroeconomics, as well as the basic concepts and analytical tools utilized in finance. In addition, you’ll examine marketing concepts, human resource management, management principles and more.
This online business degree also requires an internship in either business administration or business information technology, in which you’ll gain professional, real-world experience. Student interns may work either in a management position, such as healthcare management or industrial administration, or within an office supervised and coordinated by a faculty member.
Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). In addition, our online associate degree in business administration is fully accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). The fully online program offers the flexibility and convenience of being able to complete coursework when it best fits your busy schedule. Additionally, the program’s faculty members incorporate their real-world experience and knowledge into the curriculum.
Our online associate degree in business administration is comprised of 60 credit hours with eight-week courses. The two-year program also has two elective courses, for a management class and an internship.
The General Education component of undergraduate degrees provides the student with a basic understanding of a broad range of subjects. This supports the liberal arts emphasis of the University’s academic mission.
- ACC 223: Principles of Accounting I
- ACC 224: Principles of Accounting II
- ECO 222: Microeconomics
- BA 100: Introduction to Business
- BA 301: Marketing I
- BA 324: Introduction to Finance
- BIT 320: Microcomputer Applications
Choose one of the following:
- BA 311: Principles of Management
- BA 314: Human Resource Management
Choose one of the following:
- BA 385 or BA 485: Internship
- BIT 385 or BIT 485: Internship
Choose four 300-400 level Business Elective Courses (12 hours)
In order to apply to Campbellsville University’s accredited online associate degree in business administration, prospective students must submit or complete the following:
- Complete the online application
- Official college transcript and a complete record of all courses attempted from each college or university attended
- If transferring less than 24 credit hours, submit official high school transcript.
Costs & Financial Aid
The online associate degree in business administration costs $424 per credit hour. In order to help students afford their education, Campbellsville University’s staff is available to work with students to discover available financial aid options.
Students can transfer a maximum of 32 credit hours from a regionally accredited college or university.
Campbellsville University is a military-friendly school and a proud member of the Yellow Ribbon program. Students who are currently serving at home or abroad or are veterans can further their education in a conducive online environment.
Careers in Business Administration
As a graduate of Campbellsville's online associate degree in business administration, you can apply your knowledge to several careers. Potential career outcomes include:
- Customer support specialist
- Human resources generalist
- Marketing coordinator
Why CU Online?
Focused on Your Growth
Our well-rounded education in the arts and sciences is central to our goal of fostering your personal and professional growth.
Founded in 1906 as a Christian university, we welcome diverse perspectives and prepare students to become Christian servant leaders.
Affordable and Convenient
Campbellsville seeks to provide an affordable education for its students. Our online degree programs are in a convenient format, so you can study whenever and wherever you want.
Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.
Benefits of Learning Online
Campbellsville University offers several dynamic online degrees so that students can continue their education and hone their skills. Campbellsville’s online campus has been recognized as one of the best by numerous outlets. The institution’s faculty members have real-world experience in their fields, so students can get a glimpse of working in their prospective career. Students can also conveniently fit online coursework into their busy schedules.
Frequently Asked Questions
Still have questions? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.
- Yes. We offer a generous transfer policy for our online degree programs. Visit our Transfer Students page for more information.
- Yes. You will have to complete the FAFSA form, and we will then determine your eligibility for any financial aid. Visit our financial aid page to learn more about your options, which include scholarships and grants.
- You can apply to our online degree programs through the online application form. Remember to submit official copies of your high school and/or college transcripts, along with any other required documentation that is specific to your degree program. You can visit the admissions process page to learn more about what to expect throughout the process.