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Business Administration

The Bachelors of Science in Business Administration degree provides a general background in the Major areas of business enterprise, management, accounting, finance, marketing, legal issues, and planning. Students may also elect to gain specialized knowledge by choosing an area of emphasis in entrepreneurship, finance, or human resources. Degree- seeking students complete a core curriculum consisting of twelve courses in the selected major and a guided independent research project. The independent research project allows students to apply theories and concepts learned in the classroom to real-world situation. Students are given the flexibility to complete general education requirements by taking general education courses offered in the School of Graduate and Professional Studies, transferring prior credits earned at other accredited colleges or universities, completing competency exams, or providing personal portfolio.

View the Business Administration section of the academic bulletin for the traditional program.

View the Business Administration - Professional Studies section of the academic bulletin for the professional studies program.


School of Arts & Social Sciences 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.