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Bachelor of Business Administration

If you are interested in growing your business career potential, consider a Bachelor of Business Administration from our School of Business. This degree's curriculum:

  • Provides a solid business base with strong emphasis on communication skills
  • Prepares students to begin or advance in management positions
  • Incorporates biblically-based ethics with innovative techniques such as computer simulations and case study analysis

The purpose of the Bachelor of Business Administration degree/major is to provide an opportunity for full-time employees to complete a degree in business administration without interrupting their current career path. A minor is not required, and a foreign language is not required.

Admission Requirements
Specific admission requirements for the BBA program include the following:

  1. Meet or exceed all University of Mobile admission requirements.
  2. Make application for the BBA program after completing 51 hours of Basic Course (General Education) curriculum courses. (Application forms are available in the office of the Center for Adult Programs.)
  3. Have completed 60 semester hours of coursework with an overall GPA of 2.50 or better or have fulfilled the university’s Basic Course (General Education) curriculum requirements with a residential GPA of 2.50 or better.
  4. Have completed a minimum of two years of full-time relevant work experience.
  5. Have attained the age of 25 or older.
  6. Have access to a computer and internet.
  7. Have a valid e-mail account.
  8. Commitment to class attendance and ability to devote a minimum of twelve to fifteen hours per week to coursework preparation.

Attendance Policy for the Bachelor of Business Administration Program
The School of Business adheres to the attendance policy of the Center for Adult Programs for students seeking the Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Please see the appropriate section of the catalog.

*The University of Mobile is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Mobile. This BBA program is not accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.

Sample Course Sequence

This course sequence is provided as a sample only, and does not include basic core requirements. Individual schedules may vary. Students are required to complete a total of 127 hours for graduation. See the catalog for a list of Basic Course Requirements.

 

Year One

Fall Term II

BBA 202 Managerial Economics

Fall Term III

BBA 311 Marketing Concepts

Fall Term IV

BBA 240 Managerial Accounting

Spring Term II

BBA 321 Management Concepts

Spring Term III

BBA 322 Human Resource Management

Spring Term IV

BBA 220 Financial Analysis

Summer Term IV

BBA 353 Legal Environment of Business

Summer Term V

BBA 426 Managerial Ethics

 

 

 

Year Two

Fall Term II

BBA 365 Electronic Media

Fall Term IV

BBA 300 Multicultural Communication

Fall Term III

BBA 401 Organizational Behavior

Spring Term II

BBA 336 Business/Technical Writing Skills

Spring Term III

BBA 454 Case Studies Strategic Mgmt - A

Spring Term IV

BBA 454 Case Studies Strategic Mgmt - B

Summer Term IV

BBA 312 Teamwork and Conflict Resolution

Summer Term V

BBA 301 Information Management

 

 

Course Requirements

Students seeking the Bachelor of Business Administration must complete the Basic Course (General Education) requirements of the University of Mobile (or have a ā€œCā€ or better in transfer credits satisfying this set of core courses) as follows:

  • EN 101, 102 Effective English
  • HPES 101 plus 3 activity courses or a 3-hour physical ed course
  • History, 6 hrs.
  • Laboratory Science, 8 hrs.
  • Literature, 6 hrs.
  • Christian Studies 310 and 321 or 331
  • Elective (AR 201 or MU 111)
  • Mathematics 110 - Intermediate College Algebra
  • Mathematics 211 - Elementary Statistics
  • Communication 101 - Basic Public Speaking
  • Computer Information Systems 101 - Microcomputer Applications
  • Economics 201 - Principles of Macroeconomics

General Electives

The following Bachelor of Business Administration courses must be completed with a ā€œCā€ or better. 26 Hours needed.

  • BBA 202 Managerial Economics
  • BBA 240 Managerial Accounting
  • BBA 300 Multicultural Communication
  • BBA 301 Information Management
  • BBA 311 Marketing Concepts
  • BBA 312 Teamwork and Conflict Resolution
  • BBA 321 Management Concepts
  • BBA 322 Human Resource Management
  • BBA 330 Financial Analysis
  • BBA 336 Business/Technical Writing Skills
  • BBA 353 Legal Environment of Business
  • BBA 365 Electronic Media
  • BBA 401 Organizational Behavior
  • BBA 426 Managerial Ethics
  • BBA 454 Case Studies in Strategic Management