Become a Business Leader

Graduates of Bluefield College’s online B.S. in Business Administration program have the supervisory and management skills to launch a career in an industry of their choice. With a focus on creating servant leaders, students have the opportunity to solve real-world problems through case studies, internships, and simulations. The coursework will sharpen your decision making skills and help you take the next step in meeting your dreams.

Why choose Bluefield College?

  • All courses are offered online in an 8-week format
  • You set your own pace of study with full-time or part-time options
  • Affordable tuition rate
  • Transfer up to 90 credits
  • Internship opportunities
  • Small classes with faculty who have real world experience in business
  • Bluefield College’s mission is to create servant leaders

Program Outcomes

Upon graduation from the Bluefield College B.S. in Business Administration program, students will demonstrate the following skills:

  • Computer literacy
  • Reasoning and problem solving
  • Ethical decision making
  • Management of individuals and teams
  • Change management
  • Financial literacy
  • Planning and organizing
  • Market analysis
  • Communication of data and ideas

Courses

Online B.S. in Business Administration Coursework

A. General Education Courses
49 SH
   Macroeconomics
B. Business Core Requirements
27 SH
   Introduction to Business
   Intermediate Excel
   Accounting for Managers
   Principles of Management
   Principles of Marketing
   Legal Environment
   Business Communications
   Principles of Finance
   Capstone (Internship option)
C. Online Studies Requirements
3 SH
   INT 3063 Learning & Research Skills
Concentrations
Cybersecurity Concentration
   Information Systems Fundamentals
   Networking Fundamentals
   Linux Fundamentals
   Information Security Fundamentals
   Scripting Fundamentals
   Windows Server Installing and Configuring
   Information Technology Internship
Management Concentration (Online Students Only)
21 SH
   International Business
   Business Ethics
   Management Information Systems
   Human Resource Management
   Quality Assurance/Management
   Social Entrepreneurship
   Business Elective (Leadership or Project Management)
Web and Mobile Development Concentration
   Introduction to Web Development I
   Introduction to Web Development II
   Advanced Web Application Development
   Program Design and Development
   Mobile Development – HTML5
   Advanced Mobile Development
   Business Finance
   Database Concepts
E. Electives
16–21 SH
TOTAL B.S. Business Management
120 SH

Capstone & Internships

Students in the online Business Administration program complete a capstone course. The capstone includes a hands-on business project and may include an internship. Students are encouraged to complete a work project that allows them to apply the skills that they have mastered in the B.S. Business Administration program.

Career Opportunities

The average starting salary for students graduating with a B.S. in Business Administration is $50,125 per year (View on Glassdoor). A large number of career opportunities are available including positions like accountants, financial advisors, loan officers, city managers, sales managers, human resource managers, public relations specialists, advertising executives, marketing managers, operations managers, and more.

Bluefield College’s B.S. in Business Administration program is offered fully online with specializations in management, cybersecurity, and web design and development. With small classes and instructors who are invested in your success as a business leader, Bluefield College is committed to helping you become a 21st Century leader.


Bluefield College's Business Department provides plenty of helpful instruction and one-on-one interaction with its teachers and staff. My concentration is in Accounting and I have learned more than just the individual processes, but actually how all the pieces fit together.

Mike Johnson, Class of 2015