Bachelor of Science in Management with an Associate of Arts with a concentration in Business Fundamentals

Bachelor of Science in Management with an Associate of Arts with a concentration in Business Fundamentals

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Approx. program length:

4 years


Credits:

120


Cost per credit:

$398

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Gain specialized skills while earning your BS in Management

You’re working toward a bachelor’s in Management. But your career plans can’t wait four years — you need specialized business skills to assist in potential career opportunities now. With our Bachelor of Science in Management with an Associate of Arts concentration in Business Fundamentals, you get the best of both worlds. You’ll earn your associate degree first, building a solid foundation in management as you continue toward your bachelor’s degree.

In this program, you’ll develop:

  • An understanding of information systems, accounting and management theory
  • Skills necessary to make and implement management decisions
  • An understanding of how to utilize and align resources
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strategies for dealing with workplace diversity and change

Transferring credits between the two programs is seamless. You can complete both degrees in about four years. And you’ll take just one 5-week course at a time, so you can balance work and family while pursuing your education.

Thinking of an MBA? Save time and money.

Take three MBA courses during your Bachelor of Science in Management with an Associate of Arts concentration in Business Fundamentals program at the undergraduate tuition rate through our MBA Bridge Program. You’ll save $2,700 on tuition, earning both degrees in about five years. Contact an enrollment representative at 844.YES.UOPX for more information.

Course length:

5 weeks


Total credits required:

120


Max. number of transfer credits:

90

Requirements and prerequisites

You’ll need 120 credits to complete this program. These may be earned through a combination of required and elective courses. Required courses may vary based on previous experience, training or transferable credits.

Transfer credits

Earn your degree faster. Transfer eligible college credits or, if you have an industry or professional certification, such as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license or a Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®), you can apply to have relevant experience evaluated for potential college credit. Contact an enrollment representative at 844.YES.UOPX for more information.

Core courses

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Business Communications COM295
3
Organizational Behavior For Managers MGT312
3
Fundamentals Of Human Resource Management HRM300
3
Innovative Leadership LDR300
3
Ethical And Legal Topics In Business ETH321
3
Managing Change In The Workplace MGT426
3
Statistics For Decision Making QNT275
3
Principles Of Accounting I ACC290
3
Principles Of Macroeconomics ECO372
3
Marketing MKT421
3
Finance For Decision Making FIN419
3
Strategic Management MGT498
3

Projected job growth:

9%

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics

Job opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth for general and operations managers is projected to be 9 percent between 2016 and 2026. This degree program can help prepare you to be a:

  • Business manager
  • General manager
  • Operations manager
  • Store manager

Networking opportunities

Access powerful networking tools through our PhoenixLinkTM career services platform. Take advantage of personal career coaching. Search and apply for jobs, or make your resumé visible to employers. And connect with employers and alumni through career fairs and mixers. It’s all about connections. And we help you make them.

Learning outcomes

Along with the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, students who graduate from the School of Business should gain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes students will possess upon completion of the program of study. By the time you complete your Bachelor of Science in Management, you should be able to perform these learning outcomes.

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Institutional accreditation

Regional accreditation is an institution-level accreditation status granted by one of six U.S. regional accrediting bodies. Accreditation by more than one regional accrediting body is not permitted by the U.S. Department of Education. University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), hlcommission.org. Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.

What sets us apart?

When you choose our Bachelor of Science in Management with an Associate of Arts with a concentration in Business Fundamentals degree program, you can:

Finish your degree faster

Transfer up to 90 prior eligible college credits or have relevant work experience evaluated for potential credit.

Jump-start your MBA

Take three MBA courses during your BSB program at the undergraduate tuition rate through our MBA Bridge Program. You’ll save $2,700 on tuition and earn both degrees in about five years.

Learn on your schedule

Designed to fit into the lives of busy working adults, this degree program can be completed in short, manageable, 5-week courses.

Take the next step

It’s time to let your education prepare you for the next phase of your career. You’ve got the will. And by taking one course at a time toward a Bachelor of Science in Management with an Associate of Arts with a concentration in Business Fundamentals degree, you’ve got the way.

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