At Findlay, you can earn a bachelor's degree in business management through our online bachelor's degree completion program. This program is intended for working adults who have at least 61 transferable semester hours at a C level or higher.
The bachelor’s degree completion program consists of the last 63 semester hours for a minimum of 124 semester hours. Courses are offered asynchronously in eight-week blocks, with two blocks per semester, year-round. Two courses per block are the usual full-time load. Those attending full-time may finish the program in six semesters if they have 61 transferable hours and meet all competencies and prerequisites.
And at a reduced rate of $450 a credit hour, and available financial aid, the program is affordable.
Bachelor of Science in Business Management Strands
To fit your interests and career goals, the bachelor's degree completion program offers four strands within the business management major for you to pick from. Each strand consists of 21 semester hours which are taken in addition to the general education and business core courses. Click the links below to learn more about each strand:
Bachelor's Degree Completion Courses
The 63 semester hours required for the degree completion program consist of 21 semester hours of general education and 42 semester hours of major courses (listed below). All courses are worth three semester hours. General education courses are interdisciplinary in nature, integrating two or more academic areas. Some courses from four-year institutions may be transferred to substitute some of the 63 hours required for the degree completion program. A minimum of 30 hours must be taken at the University of Findlay.
Required General Education Courses
BSLA 270: Power in Society: Use and Abuse
BSLA 280: Enduring Issues in World Religions
BSLA 301: Arts and Culture
BSLA 304: Analytical Skills
BSLA 314: Applied Statistics
BSLA 320: Communication for Professionals
Select one of the following:
BSLA 315: E-Rhetoric
BSLA 316: E-Poetics
Required Business Core Courses
BSAD 300: Economics
BSAD 315: Management of Organizations
BSAD 320: Marketing Management
BSAD 350: International Business
BSAD 375: Managerial Accounting
BSAD 380: Finance
BSAD 390: Operations Management and Logistics
Bachelor's Degree Completion Admission
Students accepted into this program also must meet the University of Findlay’s competency requirements in math, writing, communication and computer science. Some competencies must be met before enrollment in certain courses in the program, while others may be fulfilled at any time before completion of the program. Assessment tests are available in each competency area; acceptable courses may be transferred in. Click here or the button below for the admission requirements to the bachelor's degree completion program.
The online bachelor's degree completion program provides students with a smooth transition into the University of Findlay's Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program which is also offered in eight-week courses fully online, on-campus or in a convenient hybrid of both. Click here to learn more about the University of Findlay's MBA program!
To view all business programs offered at the University of Findlay, please click here.