Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Earn your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at Virscend University in Irvine, CA.

The Bachelor of Science Program is designed for students with a completed Associate's Degree that are looking for a flexible business administration program. This program is scheduled to begin in Fall 2022, interested potential students can fill out this form and receive priority consideration for full scholarships when applications open! The program is designed for business-oriented individuals that have completed a minimum of 60 units at either a community college or 4-year university. Students enrolled in the program must complete 20 courses at Virscend University in order to obtain a Bachelor’s degree. The program may be completed within 2 years for full-time students. For students enrolled part-time the length of time to finish the program will be longer.

Program Description 

This program is designed to help students obtain business administration knowledge and skills. Students develop competencies in the rapidly changing economy with new opportunities arising daily in the business world. The students will acquire tools to prepare them to meet the challenges of a global market place in a wide variety of industries.

Program Mission

Our mission is to inspire business professionals to be intellectually prepared for the fast-changing global business environment.

Program Objectives

After completing the Business Administration program, students will be able to:

 

  • Explain how effective leaders use their interpersonal skills to promote change, communicate vision, provide a sense of direction, and inspire employees.
  • Successfully utilize the tools and techniques of managerial accounting to make decisions about both day-to-day operations and long-term tactics and strategies.
  • Utilize the tools and methodologies needed to solve marketing problems, including developing marketing plans and the use of various marketing strategies.
  • Identify and analyze the pertinent concepts and theories of law, ethical issues that arise, and the principles of legal reasoning.
  • Apply fundamental processes, theories, and methods to business communication in the workplace and the overall writing initiative.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in English composition, including the ability to use appropriate style, grammar, and mechanics in writing assignments and to conduct academic research.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of computer applications and proficiency in the managerial applications of Internet technology, including the application of management principles to business-to-consumer, business-to-business, and intra-business commercial ventures.
  • Identify and apply fundamental math concepts for operations and problem solving and apply basic statistical concepts and tools in order to correctly interpret the results of statistical analyses.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the strategic management process and an ability to assess industry attractiveness and the competitive environment.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Critical Thinking: Students will demonstrate conceptual learning, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Business Ethics: Students will demonstrate awareness and knowledge of social responsibility, ethical leadership and citizenship issues in the local, rational, and world communities.
  • Team Skills: Students will demonstrate interpersonal skills for working in a dynamic and diverse world including in a team.
  • Communication Skills: Students will demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Business Functions: Students will demonstrate an understanding of all business functions, practices and related theories and integrate this functional knowledge to address business problems. Quantitative & Technical Skills: Students will demonstrate quantitative and technological skills enabling them to analyze and interpret business data effectively and to improve business performance.

Semester Units

  • 60-semester units

Is an Externship or Internship Required?

  • No

Graduation Requirements

  • To complete this program a student must complete all prescribed courses and earn a cumulative 2.5 grade point average.

Final Tests or Exams

  • Yes. Students are evaluated through written and performance assessments in each course taken in this program of study.

 

Notice to Prospective Degree Program Students

This institution is provisionally approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education to offer degree programs. To continue to offer this degree program, this institution must meet the following requirements:

  • Become institutionally accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, with the scope of the accreditation covering at least one degree program.

  • Achieve accreditation candidacy or pre-accreditation, as defined in regulations, by (November 1, 2019), and full accreditation by (February 18, 2023).

  • If this institution stops pursuing accreditation, it must:

  • Stop all enrollment in its degree programs, and

  • Provide a teach-out to finish the educational program or provide a refund.

 

An institution that fails to comply with accreditation requirements by the required dates shall have its approval to offer degree programs automatically suspended.