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4th
Ranked 4th among online Christian colleges
OCU ranks 4th among the “Top 8 online Christian Colleges and Universities in 2017” according to www.thebestcolleges.org. Ranking is by graduation, retention and acceptance rates, student-teacher ratios, tuition costs, years of accreditation, reputation, awards, and job placement records.
$300K
$300K
OCU awards $300K+ in scholarships in annual Scholars Day competition

BA in Business Management

Bachelor of Arts

The Business Management Program is designed to prepare students to serve in society and the church with the principle that “our work is worship.” This program is structured to provide the student with the skills and knowledge necessary to manage an organization in the twenty-first century. Special emphasis will be given to management and leadership principles. The program will culminate with an internship or a practicum that provides the student an opportunity to apply management principles and skills learned through their major.

Objectives

Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:

  • Integrate a Christian worldview into critical thinking and decision making related to the field of business.  
  • Demonstrate management concepts in an existing business.
  • Evaluate a business idea and develop a business plan.
  • Analyze business operations and provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Articulate and demonstrate management, leadership and organizational skills.
  • Evaluate financial condition and statements of a business and propose courses of action.
  • Demonstrate critical judgment and decision-making skills in a business context.
  • Apply management principles to manage people and processes within an organization.

GENERAL EDUCATION CORE - 49 Hours

or

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT MAJOR - 56 Hours

(One Event)
(Three Events)
(Eight Events)
(Two Events)
(Six Events)
(One Event)

Business Management Electives - 9 Credits

Choose 9 hours from the courses below:

ELECTIVES - 15 Hours

Any credit-bearing course, 100-level or above

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