Studying for Your Business Degree at Regis

Studying for Your Business Degree at Regis

The accelerated B.S.B.A. provides a solid foundation in business fundamentals including the analytic tools needed for effective decision making and problem solving.
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B.S. in Business Administration

Business Degree Overview

The accelerated B.S. in Business Administration is designed to instruct students on current trends, theories, skills and ethical business practices necessary in today's competitive global business market. The program is designed for those who need training to enter the world of global or e-business, small business owners or for those already in the business field who want to accelerate their careers. The degree provides a very strong base in the fundamentals of business while stressing the application of current management and technical solutions to business problems, and the analytic tools needed for critical thinking and ethical decision-making. The 8-week accelerated format is offered in both classroom and online environments.

Potential Careers for Graduates with a Business Administration Degree:

  • Consulting
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management
  • Marketing or Advertising
  • Project Management
  • Sales

A Faster Path to Success Through Combined Bachelor's and Master's Degrees

Students have the opportunity to work on a B.S.B.A. degree in tandem with one of the College of Business and Economic's graduate degree programs. Learn how you can complete both degree programs at a faster pace and a more affordable cost.

Career-Specific Specializations

The accelerated B.S.B.A. degree offers seven areas of specialization, to allow students to enhance their current job knowledge and expand future career opportunities.

Printable Fact Sheet: To download a printable fact sheet with details about required classes, admissions requirements, and start dates, please visit our fact sheet library. Prospective students, the best source for the most current information is an Admissions Counselor. (Current students, contact an Academic Advisor in the College of Business and Economics).

Program Requirements

General Undergraduate Core Requirements (45 credit hours)
Oral Communication Skills (3 credit hours): COM 210, COM 211
English Composition (3 credit hours): EN 203
Advanced Oral or Written Communication (3 credit hours): COM 406, COM 437, COM 455, EN 325, EN/PL 482, EN 475
Literature/Humanities (6 credit hours)
  • Literature/Humanities (6 credit hours) (3 credit hours)
  • Literature/Humanities Elective (3 credit hours) Any 300-400 EN, all HU courses, all COM courses (excluding COM 210, COM 211, COM 406, and COM 437)
Global Issues (6 credit hours): COM 400, COM 412, CR 466, EC 335, EC 400, CIV 410, CIV 420, HS 240E-W, HU 435E-W, HU 421E-W, SO 204, SO 340, SO 341, SO 446, SO 469F, SO 472, IRSH 410E-W, RC 450, RC 458, RC 459

Social Sciences (6 credit hours): CIV 410, CIV 420, CIV 430, CIV 440, COM courses (excluding COM 210, COM 211, COM 406 and COM 437), all EC, all ED, all HS, all PY, all SO courses, all CR courses

Mathematics (3 credit hours) 
  • (College-level algebra or higher)
  • MT 201, MT 204, MT 270, all 300-400 level MT courses
Natural Sciences (3 credit hours): SCI 205E, SCI 206E, SCI 410E, SCI 411E, all CN, CIS or CS courses
Philosophy (6 credit hours): All PL courses
Religious Studies (6 credit hours): All RC, all RS courses 
Lower Division Courses (33 credit hours)
AC 320A Principles of Accounting I
AC 320B Principles of Accounting II
BA 250 Introduction to Business
BA 311 Business & Professional Communication
BA 366 Management Essentials or BA 461 Management
CIS 382 Introduction to Information Systems or BA 282 (CIS 282) Information Systems Concepts
EC 320 Principles of Macroeconomics or EC 320C Principles of Macroeconomics
EC 330 Principles of Microeconomics
MKT 325 Marketing Principles or BA 420 Marketing
MT 270 Introduction to Statistics
MT 330 Business Calculus or MT 360A Calculus I
Upper Division Requirements (27 credit hours)
FIN 400 Business Finance or BA 430 Business Finance
BA 454 (PY 456) Organizational Behavior
BA 458 Project Management or MKT 465 Value Chain Management
BA 481A Business Law I
BUS 493 Capstone: Applied Project or BA 475 Business Policy & Strategy
BA 495E Ethical Decision Making in Business
Plus 9 upper division credit hours in an area of specialization from the following - Finance, General Business, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, Marketing, Project Management
General Electives/Minor (15 credit hours)
 
TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: 120 credit hours

Double Specialization

Students are permitted to earn a double specialization by completing the upper division Business major courses and a minimum of 9 upper division credit hours in 2 of the Business specializations (a minimum of 18 semester hours) Finance, General Business, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, Marketing, Project Management.

Prospective students, please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list above and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates. Current students, contact an Academic Advisor in the College of Business and Economics.

To download a printable fact sheet with program details, click here.

How to Apply

Take the next step in your Regis experience and connect with a Regis admissions counselor for information and assistance.

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Students with prior college credit, military credit, professional licenses or certificates or several years of work experience may be able to translate this experience directly into college credit.

Your admissions counselor will help evaluate your prior learning credit, provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance, recommend courses and help you get started with the application process.

Application Process:

  1. Complete the undergraduate application form online
  2. Pay the $50.00 application fee. The fee is waived if you have applied to Regis previously or if you are a Regis graduate.
  3. Complete the personal statement essay. A short personal statement is required to be considered for admission. Download a copy of the personal statement guidelines.
  4. Request official transcripts from accredited institutions that you have previously attended. Download the transcript request form. Official transcripts are those that come directly from one college or university to another college or university. Official transcripts must be received no later than 30 days after the date of application. If not received, course registrations will be suspended.
  5. Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens.

Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed.

Applications due two weeks prior to start date. Visit the academic calendar to view start dates.

Non Degree-Seeking Applicants Submit the Following:

  • Complete the undergraduate non-degree online application form
  • Pay the $50.00 application fee
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess transferable college credit from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Provide evidence of work experience
  • No official transcripts are necessary. The writing skills placement essay is not required.

Applications due two weeks prior to start date. Visit the academic calendar to view start dates.

Tuition

2015-2016 Academic Year Tuition: Effective Fall 2015

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $13,850 - $58,930 30 - 128 $460 $50
Online $13,850 - $58,930 30 - 128 $460 $50

2016-2017 Academic Year Tuition: Effective Fall 2016

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $14,250 - $57,000 30 - 120 $475 $50
Online $14,250 - $57,000
30 - 120 $475 $50

Additional fees may apply. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for information. Click here for information regarding student parking fees.