BS in Business Management


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At Alvernia University, you can earn your degree and achieve your goals in a format that works for you.

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  • Tuition

    Online B.A. in Business Management tuition is $460 per credit hour. Visit our financial aid page to learn what options are available to you. More

  • Salary

    PayScale reports salaries ranging from $66,964 to $82,915 for graduates with a Business Management degree. More

  • Interactive

    Engage with peers in a pragmatic and ethics-driven learning environment. The program prepares you to serve people in your community. More


The online B.S. in Business Management program requires 123 credit hours, which can be achieved with the following courses.

Liberal Arts Core Courses (31-55 credits)*

General Elective Requirements (as needed)**

Business Core Requirements (57 credits):

BUS 101: Financial Accounting (3 credits)
BUS 200: Managerial Accounting I (3 credits) – OR –
BUS 250: Accounting Principles (3 credits)
BUS 206: Management Principles (3 credits)
BUS 207: Marketing Principles (3 credits)
BUS 280: Human Resources Management (3 credits)
BUS 305: Accounting Information Systems (3 credits)  – OR –
BUS 311: Principles of Management Info Systems (3 credits)
BUS 312: International Business I (3 credits)
BUS 320: Labor Relations (3 credits)
BUS 332: Operations Management (3 credits)
BUS 342: Business Law (3 credits)
BUS 410: Financial Markets (3 credits)
BUS 411: Corporate Finance (3 credits)
BUS 426: Strategic Management (3 credits)
BUS 431: Entrepreneurship (3 credits)
BUS 438: Business Seminar (3 credits)
BUS 450: Organizational Leadership (3 credits)
ECON 248: Macroeconomics (3 credits)
ECON 249: Microeconomics (3 credits)
MAT 208: Introductory Statistics (3 credits)

*Students entering the program with 70+ transferable credits or an associate degree must complete 30/31 Liberal Arts core credits.
**A total of 123 credits, including 3 credits in a human diversity course, are required to complete a bachelor’s degree. In addition, at least 30 credits at the 300/400 level must be taken at Alvernia University.


For entrance into the Online B.S. in Business Management program, you’ll need to:

Interested in Alvernia’s On-Campus B.S. in Business Management program, click here to learn more


Online B.S. in Business Management tuition is $460 per credit hour. Visit our financial aid page to learn what options are available to you.

Potential Careers

A business management degree is a strong foundation for many career opportunities. Possible options include:

  • Regional Sales Manager:$75,204 (Payscale)

    Promotes sales through leadership and new business initiatives.

  • Product Marketing Manager:$82,915 (Payscale)

    Generate awareness for new and existing products.

  • Business Consultant: $67,259 (Payscale)

    Offer advice and solutions to companies in core areas of business.

  • Business Operations Manager: $66,964 (Payscale)

    Develop strategic campaigns and coordinate teams toward meeting the end goal.


acbspAlvernia University’s Business Department programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.