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Bachelor's degree

Bachelor of Science in Business with a General Management Certificate

Programmatic Accreditation: Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

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4 years

Approximate Program Length

120

Total Credits

$398

Cost per Credit

Online & campus

Format

Start when you're ready

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Register by: Mar 3, 2021

Leaders aren’t born. They’re made — with the help of programs like our Bachelor of Science in Business with a General Management Certificate. Gain the skills to take an organization by the helm, or to start your own business. Courses are just 5 weeks long, so they won’t get in the way of your busy life.

You'll learn how to:

  • Manage change in the workplace

  • Develop sales tools and strategies

  • Lead strategically

  • Manage projects, products and brands

  • Understand how different functional areas of an organization work together

  • Analyze the implications of operating in a changing global business environment

Courses

1

Course at a time

5

Weeks per course

10

Courses per year

Schedule

Your academic counselor will help schedule your courses for a Bachelor of Science in Business with a General Management Certificate.

What you'll learn

When you earn your Bachelor of Science in Business with a General Management Certificate you’ll be equipped with a concrete set of skills you can apply on the job. 

Topics covered in this degree include:

  • Cultivating a leadership style
  • Product development strategies
  • Organizational system optimization
  • Supply chain quality management
  • Personal financial planning
  • Investment analysis and portfolio management
  • Insurance planning
  • Finance, marketing, accounting and other business practices
  • Legal, ethical and regulatory considerations
  • Business communication
  • Management strategies
  • Statistical analysis

Careers & Outcomes

What can you do with a Bachelor of Science in Business with a General Management Certificate?

This BSB can prepare you to be a: 

  • Business manager
  • General manager
  • Operations manager
7 %

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for management occupations is projected to be faster than average between 2018 and 2028.

Tuition

Paying for school

locked-in tuition

$398

Cost per credit

Keep the same fixed, affordable tuition from start to finish of your degree program, even if it takes longer than you planned. That’s our promise: no matter what surprises life brings, you can count on us.

Earn your degree without starting from scratch

On average, students with prior eligible college credits and relevant life experience saved  $11k and 1 year on their undergratuate degree.

Up to $1 million a month in available scholarships
Apply for one of 400 scholarship opportunities this month.

Credit transfer made easy
Graduate faster by transferring in prior eligible credits from another accredited institution.

Get credit for what you already know
Earn your degree without starting from scratch. Have previous relevant work and life experience evaluated for potential credit.

NEED SOME HELP?

Our enrollment representatives can help answer your questions, so you can make an informed choice about going back to school. Reach us by phone at (844) 937-8679 or chat with us 5 days a week.

NEED SOME HELP?

Our enrollment representatives can help answer your questions, so you can make an informed choice about going back to school. Reach us by phone at (844) 937-8679 or chat with us 5 days a week.

Faculty & Accreditation

Count on the quality of your education

Programmatic accreditation

Our BSB has been reaffirmed for accreditation until 2027 by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), ensuring the quality of your education.

What does that mean in real life? ACBSP-accredited business programs are committed to quality standards. The quality of the program is regularly benchmarked against specific criteria that prepare students for the business industry. Accreditation occurs on a 10-year cycle with regular quality reviews.

View the completion and first-year persistence rates for the University of Phoenix ACBSP-accredited business and accounting programs.

Real-world faculty

28

Average years of industry experience

137

Chief Executive Officers

19:1

Student-faculty ratio

Faculty Spotlight

As a faculty member, I'm on your team. I'm your coach and your cheerleader."

Doris Savron

Vice Provost of Colleges, University of Phoenix

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