Business Administration

Master, Bachelor, and Associate Degrees Available

Master of Business Administration

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program is designed to provide students with practical knowledge and professional strategies imperative for effective leadership in business. The program provides innovative, real-world simulations that encourage advanced business knowledge for sector-specific issues. The breadth of the major courses and the depth of the specialty courses will lead to the development of advanced business acumen. Through the evaluation of graduate level theories, construction of plans, examination of business concepts, creation of models, and investigation of resources and systems, students will formulate and apply practices that will help model them into new or better business leaders of tomorrow.

The program’s major courses provide advanced studies in analytical decision making, finance, technology, operations, marketing management, strategic leadership, global business, ethics, and corporate responsibility. Elective courses provide expanded learning opportunities such as supply chain analysis and planning, entrepreneurship, eCommerce and eMarketing, healthcare management, and cultural diversity in the workplace.

Bachelor of Business Administration

The Bachelor of Business Administration Degree is designed to prepare students for successful careers in a complex business environment. It is the philosophy of the Midstate College Business Administration Department that success in business depends on specialized skills, adaptability, leadership, healthy self-esteem, competency in problem solving, and the ability to communicate effectively. The baccalaureate degree provides individuals with the skill sets for advancement or to pursue administrative, managerial, or entrepreneurial opportunities in today’s business world. The four concentration areas are as follows: General Business, Human Resource Management, Management, and Marketing.

Business Administration, Associate of Applied Science

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Administration is designed to prepare students for entry-level management positions in business. This program develops communication, math, and computer skills that are essential to success in the field of business. It provides business education and training in diverse fields of the business discipline including accounting, computer and information science, financial institutions management, and healthcare services. This program will also serve as a foundation for baccalaureate level studies in business.