Business Management Program (BS)

Business Management Bachelor of Science Degree

With occupations like management analysts expected to grow by 22% from 2010-2020, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Management (BS-BM) is a solid, career-advancing move. (Source: Spring 2012 BLS Occupational Outlook Quarterly)

Through Grantham’s 100% online format and professionally relevant courses, you will engage in business problem-solving activities that you can later implement in your job. In addition to learning how to communicate professionally in business situations, you will also study about legal and regulatory business practices. Economic and entrepreneurial opportunities are explored. And to help you pursue your degree, we'll help you explore all your financial aid options, including FSA or even military scholarships

Business Management Program Outcomes

At the successful completion of the program, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate critical thinking and communication skills
  • Analyze theories and concepts related to the functional areas of business
  • Analyze the basic theories and best practices of business managers and leaders
  • Engage in business problem-solving activities
  • Communicate effectively and professionally in business situations
  • Analyze economic, environmental, political, ethical, legal and regulatory contexts related to global business practice
  • Analyze entrepreneurial opportunities for new business ventures

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, high school graduates, government employees, first responders, law enforcement, firefighters, EMS professionals, EMTs, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

Course Highlights & Curriculum

Credit Hour Breakdown

BS-BMGT Credit Hours 121
Total Credit Hours 121

Curriculum Highlights

Course Number Course Title
BA150 Principles of Business Management
BA260 Business Law I
MA170 Finite Mathematics
BA225 Managerial Accounting
BA330 Marketing Communications
BA420 Organizational Behavior

Full curriculum

Course Title Credits
BA101 Introduction to Business 3
BA150 Principles of Business Mgmt 3
BA181 Foundations of Marketing 3
BA215 Business Statistics 3
BA220 Financial Accounting 3
BA225 Managerial Accounting 3
BA260 Business Law I 3
BA265 Business Law II 3
BA301 Business & Society 3
BA325 Labor Relations 3
BA330 Marketing Communications 3
BA340 Human Resource Management 3
BA350 Principles of Finance I 3
BA365 Intro to Operations Management 3
BA370 Employment Law 3
BA420 Organizational Behavior 3
BA430 Intro to Quality Managment 3
BA440 Marketing Analysis 3
BA460 Public Relations 3
BA490 Business Policy and Strategy 3
CO101 Intro to Public Speaking 3
CS105 Intro to Computer Applications 3
EN101 English Composition I 3
GP210 American Government I 3
GS102 Introduction to Life Science 3
GU100 Student Success 1
HU260 Strategies for Decision Making 3
MA105 College Algebra 3
Program and core: 82
Electives (13): 39
Total: 121

Additional online degree details

Degree level: Bachelors
Delivery method: Online

Career Information

The Business Management program prepares graduates to enter into a variety of management positions in private organizations producing goods and services and government organizations at the federal, state, and local levels. For example, human resources specialists recruit, screen, interview and place workers. They also may handle human resources work in a variety of other areas, such as employee relations, payroll and benefits, and training. (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013)

10-year Job Growth

In the next 10 years, the field of Human Resources Recruitment Specialists is projected to grow by more than 90,700 positions.

  • 532,900
  • 442,200
  • 2010
  • 2020
Total number of new jobs and replacement jobs.
*2020 total jobs is an estimate.

Average Salaries

If you choose to work as a Recruitment Specialist, you can expect to earn:

  • The top 10% earn$85,410
  • The median earn$52,690
  • The lower 10% earn$29,050
* Total compensation includes bonus. Salaries listed are dependent on prior experiences as well as the number of years of seniority.

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