BBA in Business
In Mount Mercy University’s online Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program, you’ll apply the theories you learn in the classroom to the practical real-world experiences you face every workday—resulting in a relevant, high-quality, well-rounded business degree you can be proud of.
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You can view your classes any time during a given week, and weekly deadlines help you stay on track.
Classes are offered online in accelerated 5- and 10-week courses. We offer nine start dates per year so you can begin coursework (and graduate) faster.
And speaking of graduating faster, we help you get a head start on grad school, if that’s in your life plan. You can take up to 12 credits that will count toward both your undergraduate degree and a future graduate degree.
You’ll complete your coursework entirely within Mount Mercy’s application-based online portal while enjoying opportunities to connect with your instructors and classmates through:
Course content is delivered through a variety of formats:
When you graduate, you will be better able to:
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, business degree-related jobs are projected to grow by 9 percent through 2026. Mount Mercy business graduates have gone on to work at companies like Fidelity Investments, IBM, and John Deere.
In addition to your general education classes and electives, your business degree will include courses such as these:
Want to focus on a specific area of business? MMU offers the online BBA degree in the following majors, as well:
Human Resource Management, BBA
Prepare for certifications that qualify you to lead employee policy within your organization
Explore the fundamentals of law, leadership, accounting, and economics
Learn to grow an organization in the areas of advertising, public relations, promotions and events, market research, sales, and e-commerce
Mount Mercy encourages you to apply for federal, state, and other kinds of financial assistance.
We want to make sure your prior academic work counts. You can transfer up to 93 credits from four year, regionally-accredited institutions and up to 63* semester hours from two-year institutions, subject to the Mount Mercy credit transfer policy. Some credit from unaccredited institutions may also be transferred on a case-by-case basis. Keep in mind, though, that the final 30 credits of your degree must be taken at Mount Mercy.
*Student graduating with an AA, AS/CO, or AAS degree from an Iowa community college can transfer up to 75 semester hours!
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