BBA online

100% Online Bachelor’s in Business Administration

Prepared to lead, inspired for life.

As a leader in today’s dynamic business world, you’re dedicated to creating successful business opportunities, while making ethical decisions in business. At Marian, we understand your commitment to improving the business world and strive to help you achieve your personal and professional goals through Marian’s 100% online Bachelor’s in Business Administration program.

The Program
Marian’s Bachelor’s in Business Administration program aims to develop leaders who are prepared to provide a positive impact on businesses across the nation. As a student in the program, you’ll explore and develop essential knowledge and skills in all aspects of business—from marketing and human resources to production and finance and all points in between. Marian’s BBA program is offered in a 100% online format, allowing working professionals to earn their bachelor’s degree in a way that meets their needs.

The Possibilities
As a student in the Bachelor’s in Business Administration program, you’ll engage in courses as part of our liberal arts core curriculum and business core, as well as be able to select courses of special interest. You’ll benefit from the 100% online, convenient and flexible format that will allow you to advance your career and inspire the business community.

The Results
As a graduate of the program, you’ll be positioned to enter the professional world in any number of business settings—manufacturing, retail, service and more. With the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicting an increase in the need for business professionals with bachelor’s degrees, graduates of the 100% online BBA program gain practical experience and increase job opportunities.

The Marian Difference
At Marian University, you’ll be inspired by our focus on personalized support and quality practical experiences. You’ll find faculty who are experts in the business field, bringing with them decades of experience and a passion to serve others. As a Business Administration graduate from Marian University, you’ll have the skills, knowledge and insight to be successful in the 21st century business world.

Program Information

Liberal Arts Core
30 credits:
ENG 230 Professional Composition and Research Writing, 3 cr.
HIS 114 World History Since 1900, 3 cr.
PHI 132 The Examined Life, 3 cr.
THE 101 Introduction to Christian Theology, 3 cr.
History Elective, 3 cr.
Mathematics Elective, 3 cr.
Psychology/Sociology Elective, 3 cr.
Science Elective, 3 cr.

6 credits from the following (must be from at least two areas):
Art Elective, 3 cr.
Literature Elective, 3 cr.
Music Elective, 3 cr.

Business Core
37 credits:
ACC 201 Financial Accounting, 3 cr.
BUA 310 International Business, 3 cr.
BUA 350 Business Law, 3 cr.
BUA 402 Strategy and Policy, 3 cr.
BUS 495 Synthesis Portfolio, 1 cr.
COM 232 Public Speaking, 3 cr.
ECO 202 Microeconomics, 3 cr.
FIN 300 Finance: Theory and Applications, 3 cr.
MAT 123 Introductory Statistics and Probability, 3 cr.
MGT 213 Principles of Management, 3 cr.
MKT 201 Principles of Marketing, 3 cr.
PHI 231 Business Ethics, 3 cr.
TEC 201 Information Systems for Business, 3 cr.

Business Administration Major
24 credits:
FIN 400 Investments, 3 cr.
MGT 311 Human Resource Management, 3 cr.
MGT 420 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management, 3 cr.
MKT 302 Principles of Advertising, 3 cr.
MKT 318 Personal Selling Skills, 3 cr.
MKT 322 Sales Management, 3 cr.
Business electives (at or above 300 level), 6 cr.

Marian College

Fun Fact

When Marian first opened, the university (then college) had eight faculty and 17 full-time and 25 part-time students (Source: Marian University Archives).

Campus Info

Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699


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