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. State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Courses 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 116 quarter credits (equivalent to 77 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 ENGL 101Composition and Rhetoric I3.0ENGL 102Composition and Rhetoric II3.0ENGL 103Composition and Rhetoric III3.0MATH 181Introduction to Analysis I3.0MATH 183Introduction to Analysis III3.0BIO 161General Biology I3.0CHEM 111General Chemistry I4.0PSY 101General Psychology I3.0COM 270Business Communication3.0PHIL 105Critical Reasoning3.0English Literature Elective (ENGL 200 - 399)3.0Fine Arts Elective3.0History Elective4.0General Education Electives21.0 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, International Area 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, International Area Studies, Language, Philosophy, Anthropology, History, Sociology, Political Science, Psychology, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, Science12.0Business Requirements BUSN 111Foundations of Business4.0MGMT 370Business Consulting4.0ACCT 115Financial Accounting Foundations4.0ACCT 116Managerial Accounting Foundations4.0BLAW 201Business Law I4.0STAT 201Introduction to Business Statistics4.0ECON 201Principles of Microeconomics4.0ECON 202Principles of Macroeconomics4.0FIN 301Introduction to Finance4.0MIS 200Management of Information Systems4.0MKTG 201Introduction to Marketing Management4.0ORGB 300Organizational Behavior4.0OPM 200Operations Management4.0INTB 200International Business4.0MGMT 260Introduction to Entrepreneurship4.0MGMT 450Strategy and Competitive Advantage4.0Major Requirements32.0Choose eight courses from five of the following categories: ACCT, ECON, FIN, HRMT, INTB, MGMT, MIS, BLAW, MKTG, OPM and STAT. Free Electives22.0Total Credits180.0View Course Descriptions and the complete curriculum, which includes classes only offered on campus. Admissions Criteria A minimum of 24 previous college credits with a GPA of 2.5 from a regionally accredited institutionRequired DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our Completing Your Application 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 2017-2018 is $508 per credit. (A 40% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $846 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 2016-2017 Academic Year 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 2017-2018 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2017 September 25, 2017 December 9, 2017 December 11, 2017 December 16, 2017 Winter 2018 January 8, 2018 March 17, 2018 March 19, 2018 March 24, 2018 Spring 2018 April 2, 2018 June 9, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 15, 2018 Summer 2018 June 25, 2018 September 1, 2018 September 4, 2018 September 8, 2018 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.