BS in Business Administration Overview The online Bachelor's in Business Administration degree offered by LeBow College of Business is a degree completion program with distinguished accreditation by AACSB International - the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.The program provides a broad business education that introduces students to all functional areas of business, building quantitative knowledge and developing an understanding of skills essential to today’s global organizations. The Business Administration curriculum includes a wide array of courses designed to teach students to think and communicate ideas effectively, and to understand the economic, social and legal systems in which business operates. Program FeaturesCourses are taught by the same on-campus faculty who are among the world's most highly-respected business educators.The curriculum introduces students to all functional areas of business, the quantitative aspects of decision making and the behavioral factors common to all organizational structures.The highly-interactive online format is designed to challenge and engage students while remaining convenient for working professionals. ResidencyDrexel's online BS in Business Administration program features one required residency, a four-day intensive course that provides students with an opportunity to investigate viable career paths, analyze internal and external motivators, and enhance their communication, leadership, and presentation skills. State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum This program is organized into four 10-week quarters per year (as opposed to the traditional two semester system) which means you can take more courses in a shorter time period. One semester credit is equivalent to 1.5 quarter credits.You can transfer up to 90 quarter credits (equivalent to 60 semester credits) from any accredited institution of higher learning as long as the grade is a C or better and was earned within the past 10 years. General Education Requirements CIVC 101Introduction to Civic Engagement1.0ENGL 101Composition and Rhetoric I: Inquiry and Exploratory Research3.0ENGL 102Composition and Rhetoric II: Advanced Research and Evidence-Based Writing3.0ENGL 103Composition and Rhetoric III: Themes and Genres3.0COM 270Business Communication3.0MATH 181Introduction to Analysis I4.0MATH 182Introduction to Analysis II.0PHIL 105Critical Reasoning3.0PSY 101General Psychology I3.0UNIV B101The Drexel Experience1.0UNIV B201Career Management1.0English literature elective ENGL 200 - ENGL 3993.0Fine Arts elective3.0History elective4.0Science courses (choose two of the following)6.0BIO 100Applied Cells, Genetics & Physiology or BIO 101Applied Biological Diversity, Ecology & Evolution CHEM 151Applied Chemistry PHYS 151Applied Physics General Education Electives Select seven (21 credits) general education electives, with a minimum of one course in each of the following three categories. Take the remaining 12.0 credits from any of the topics listed under Additional General Education Electives. Society and Culture Communication, English, Fine Arts, Global Studies, Language or Philosophy3.0Social Science Anthropology, History, Sociology, Political Science, Psychology3.0Science Computer Science, Information Systems, Science3.0Additional General Education Electives Twelve (12) credits must be earned by taking 4 courses from the following topics: Communication, English, Fine Arts, Global Studies, Language, Philosophy, Anthropology, History, Sociology, Political Science, Psychology, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, Science12.0Business Requirements ACCT 115Financial Accounting Foundations4.0ACCT 116Managerial Accounting Foundations4.0BUSN 111Foundations of Business I 4.0BUSN 112Foundations of Business II4.0BLAW 201Business Law I4.0ECON 201Principles of Microeconomics4.0ECON 202Principles of Macroeconomics4.0FIN 301Introduction to Finance4.0INTB 200International Business4.0MGMT 450Strategy and Competitive Advantage4.0MIS 200Management Information Systems4.0MKTG 201Introduction to Marketing Management4.0OPM 200Operations Management4.0ORGB 300Organizational Behavior4.0STAT 201Introduction to Business Statistics4.0Select one of the following: MGMT 370Business Consulting MGMT 371Business Consulting for Nonprofits MGMT 260Introduction to Entrepreneurship MGMT 451Management Simulation STAT 202Business Statistics II Major Requirements32.0Free Electives18.0Total Credits180.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A minimum of 24 previous college credits with a GPA of 2.5Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $498 per credit. (A 40% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $829 per credit) This rate applies only to new online students.Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 Apply today for the BS in Business Administration Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.