Bachelor of Science Management

Gain the managerial skills you need to succeed in a variety of career fields.

Next Start Date
May 15th
Est. Program Length
2-4 years*
Credit Hours
Course Length
7 weeks
Credits Accepted
Cost per Credit

* Depending on transfer credits.

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Alvernia University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Program Overview

Highly trained, effective managers are always in-demand. You can prepare for a management role in a variety of settings with Alvernia University’s online management degree. Through a program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), you’ll be equipped with management and supervisory skills you need to excel in an entry-level or mid-level position at a small, midsize or large organization. While learning from faculty who have years of experience in innovative industries, you’ll be able to take advantage of the convenient online format that allows you to complete your studies on your own time.

Our online management degree provides you with a strong foundation in management as you learn both its practical and ethical standpoints.

2020-2021 Colleges of Distinction Business badgeAlvernia University earned the 2020-2021 Business Field of Study badge from Colleges of Distinction for 2020-21. Through a comprehensive vetting process, COD recognizes business programs that exhibit high-impact practices and criteria based on stability, multidisciplinary, practical experience, collaborative learning, business ethics, dedicated advising and counseling and industry connections.

Topics of Study

  • Fundamental accounting principles and usage of accounting data
  • Traditional functions of management, such as motivational techniques, quality issues, diversity and globalization
  • Basic functions and concepts of marketing, including research and consumer behavior
  • Human resources in an organization’s management, with a focus on human resources planning, talent acquisition and more
  • The nature of international business within domestic and foreign environments
  • Challenges and opportunities encountered when establishing a small business
  • Financial markets and how they facilitate the flow of funds to accommodate various needs within business
  • Current developments in business, networking, corporate culture, team building and business etiquette

Our Online Management Degree Is For Those:

  • Wishing to acquire management skills that can apply to a variety of industries
  • Desiring to advance their career and climb the corporate ladder
  • Wanting to later pursue a Master of Business Administration

For those interested in Alvernia’s on-campus program, click here to learn more.


The online management degree’s Liberal Arts Core makes up 31-55 credits, and major requirements consist of 57 credits. To fulfill the remaining 123 credits needed for completion, you must choose general elective courses.

Admission Requirements

For admission into Alvernia Online’s management degree online program, you must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. To apply:

  • Speak to an enrollment counselor
  • Complete an application
  • Provide evidence of High School completion/graduation. Documentation may include high school transcript, diploma, GED scores, or equivalent.*
  • Submit official transcripts of all previous college work (if applicable)
  • Submit a copy of DD214 from military (if applicable)

*This requirement may be waived if an official college transcript is provided to validate completion of 15 credits or more from an accredited school.

Tuition & Fees

Full Program Tuition$535 per credit hour$65,805
Full Program Student Fees$50 per credit hour$6,150
Tuition with Maximum Transfer Credits (Up to 75)$535 per credit hour$25,680
Fees with Maximum Transfer Credits (Up to 75)$50 per credit hour$2,400
Total with Transfer Credits$28,080

Time to completion varies by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. Fees are charged per semester unless otherwise noted. This program takes four years to complete, depending on transfer credits. For a personalized estimate of time to completion, call an enrollment counselor at (888) 536-1251 or request more information.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Financial Aid

Alvernia offers loans, grants, scholarships, payment plans and GI Bill benefits to help make your education more affordable. Our enrollment counselors can help you determine your financial aid eligibility. For more information, visit our Financial Aid page.

Yellow Ribbon

Alvernia University is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program. The Yellow Ribbon Program, a provision of the GI Bill, provides those who served the U.S. military on active duty with free tuition and fees, as well as a book allowance. For more information, visit our Veterans page.

Career Outcomes

After earning your Bachelor of Science in Management online, you can pursue a variety of careers, including:

  • Operations manager
  • Account executive
  • Business consultant
  • Human resources manager
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