Advance your career with a Business Administration B.S. Degree

Our Business Administration B.S. Degree teaches you how to analyze and gives you a foundation in economics, accounting, finance, management, marketing, business law, statistics and operations management.

Choose your SUBPLAN

Our online bachelor's degree lets you take the classes that fit your experience, training or previous education. Within the Business Administration B.S. Degree, you can choose from the following subplans:

  • Financial services
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Management

This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Financial Managers

Salary Data

Projected employment for Florida

2020 Employment

33,930

2030

44,280

Percent Change

31

Projected Job Openings

3800

Management Analysts

Salary Data

Projected employment for Florida

2020 Employment

63,410

2030

80,670

Percent Change

27

Projected Job Openings

8190

Sales Managers

Salary Data

Projected employment for Florida

2020 Employment

23,300

2030

28,310

Percent Change

22

Projected Job Openings

2640

our business bachelor's degrees feature

  • Eight-week courses
  • Courses you can take completely online or in traditional classrooms in central Pinellas County
  • State-of-the-art technology and learning tools
  • Full-time faculty members with doctorates and industry expertise
  • Active advisory committee members who make sure skills match industry needs and trends

Our Business Administration B.S. Degree teaches you to

  • Work in a variety of business careers, such as marketing, accounting, finance, manufacturing, product development, human resources, business analysis and management
  • Think critically and problem solve
  • Effectively develop and manage project teams
  • Develop and analyze fiscal plans
  • Manage operations
  • Recognize the financial implications of your decisions

Business Administration Bachelor of Science

BUS-BS
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2022 (610)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2022 (610), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.

Program Summary

This program is offered as a Fully Online program.

Our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration teaches you how to analyze and solve business problems in quickly changing environments. We give you a foundation in economics, accounting, finance, management, marketing, business law, statistics and operations management. As a graduate of this program, you'll have the knowledge and business insight to assume positions of responsibility in a global business community.

Graduation Requirements

All students must complete the 36 credit general education requirement in order to graduate from this program. A.S. degree holders may need to complete an additional 15-21 general education credits to complete the thirty-six (36) credit hour general education requirement.

FOREIGN LANGUAGE:
If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.A.S. program.

CIVIC LITERACY:
As per Florida Rule 6A-10.04213, baccalaureate degree students entering a Florida College System (FCS) or State University System (SUS) institution in the 2021-2022 academic school year and thereafter must demonstrate competency through successful completion of a civic literacy course AND by achieving a passing score on the Florida Civic Literacy Examination (FCLE).

ADMISSIONS COURSES 60 credits in a related discipline with at least 15 General Education credits
SUBPLAN Select ONE subplan from below (Complete 18 credits):

* Applies towards general education requirements
1 Applies towards general education requirements; Students can also take *MAC 2311 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I. Students selecting this option should contact an advisor.
2 Applies towards general education requirements; QMB 2100 is an acceptable substitute for STA 2023.
3 Must be taken within first 15 upper division hours of program
4 For students in Effective terms prior to 0520, MAN 4900 will be completed for 3 credits. For students in term 0520 or later, MAN 4900 will be offered at 6 credits starting Fall 2017. All major core courses must completed before Capstone can be taken.
5 Standard Internship is 3 credits. Internships require 60 hours of internship work experience for each 1 credit earned

Total Credits:
120
Academic Pathways The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term,
VIEW THE RECOMMENDED ACADEMIC PATHWAY

If you have already started the program,
VIEW THE ARCHIVED ACADEMIC PATHWAYS

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Program Leadership Information
Dr. Emmanuel  Hernandez ā€“ Agosto
College of Business
Hernandez.Emmanuel@SPCollege.edu
Dr. Robin Wilber
Faculty
wilber.robin@spcollege.edu
727.341.3203

Florida CIP Code

1105202011: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BS)

Federal CIP Code

52.0201: Business Administration and Management, General.

Continuing Your Education at SPC

SPC's certificates are part of our Associate in Science degrees, which transfer to our bachelor's degrees.

Certificates

As part of SPC's Business Administration Associate in Science Degree, you can earn one of the following certificates:

Bachelor's Degree

The Business Administration A.S. Degree transfers to SPC's Business Administration Bachelor of Science degree.

Short-term Training

We also offer short-term business training and professional development courses through our Workforce Institute.

degree progression

Admission to the Business Administration BS Degree

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