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Bachelor of Science in
Business Administration

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Florida Southern means Business. The climb to the top starts here.

Tailored specifically for busy schedules, this program is designed for working adults who want to advance their careers through courses that build a solid foundation of key business principles.

Through seven-week terms, classes are delivered through online, hybrid, and face-to-face instruction. You will have opportunities for collaborative research with one of our many accomplished faculty members. This program produces effective communicators who are competent in the practical applications of current technology, while preparing students for leadership roles in their profession and in the greater community.

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Online Info Sessions for Adult Undergraduate
December 10

We offer a selection of online information sessions to help cater to the individual needs of our prospective adult undergraduate students.

Apply today to start next term
January 25, 2021

Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission consideration.

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AACSB Accredited

Accreditation by AACSB is the mark of excellence in business education earned by fewer than five percent of business schools worldwide.

Personalized Advising

Your academic advisor works with you from the moment you are accepted to create a road map to graduation, creating a custom schedule specific to your needs.

Affordable and Accelerated

A timely completion of your degree is critical to your total tuition cost, which is why we offer accelerated courses, providing you a quality education at a fraction of the cost.

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Expanded Breadth of Knowledge

Within the Business Administration major, you have the opportunity to fine-tune skill sets by taking Career Path courses such as leadership and conflict management to facilitate upward mobility within your career.

Program Details

Scheduling of classes is flexible. Mix and match delivery types to maximize your schedule as needed.

On-Campus

Courses are offered in an on-campus format with convenient evening schedules.

Online

Courses are offered in a flexible online format.

Hybrid

Courses are offered in a hybrid format, a combination of online and in-class meetings.

Course descriptions are available in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog
A. General Education Requirements 40 hours
B. Major Requirements 66-68 hours
Course Number Course Name
ACC 2111 Foundations of Financial Accounting
ACC 2112 Foundations of Managerial Accounting
BUS 1115 The Dynamics of Business and Free Enterprise (waived)
BUS 2220 Microsoft Excel for Business
BUS 2217 Principles of Management
BUS 3160 Marketing Principles
BUS 3311 Legal Environment of Business
BUS/ECO 3320 Applied Statistics of Business and Economics
BUS 3453 Managerial Finance
BUS 3705 Business Information Systems
BUS 3960 Professional Development*
BUS 4420 Business Analytics
BUS 4960/4961 Business Administration Internship*
BUS 4999 Seminar in Strategic Management of the Business Enterprise
ECO 2010 Essentials of Economics
*Should you choose not to complete BUS 3960 Professional Development and BUS 4960/4961, you will need to complete an additional 4 credit hours in the Career Path
12-16 hours in selected career path
C. Bachelor of Science Degree Requirements 12 hours
D. Electives 6 hours
E. Total 124 hours

Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.

2020-2021 - Effective August 18, 2020

Base Required Fees Cost
Tuition Per Credit Hour $330
Technology fee per semester is based on credit hours enrolled $30 to $120

*Tuition will be billed prior to the beginning of each semester based on credit hours. Tuition must be paid by the first day of class.

Admission Requirements

  • Provide official transcripts of all academic work taken previously at other colleges, universities, or professional schools.
  • If fewer than 25 credit hours have been earned from a regionally accredited college or university, student should provide official high school transcript or GED scores, as well as ACT or SAT exam scores, OR as an alternative, applicants should instead submit an updated resume and elect to apply through the test-optional policy.
  • Military service-connected, educational experiences may award transfer credits. Requests should be accompanied by documents describing the educational experience. (Seven semester hours of credit may be awarded.)

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Additional International Requirements

  • Official Translated Transcripts With Course By Course Evaluation**
  • Bank Letter Verifying Funds of Sponsor***
  • Sponsor's Guarantee Form
  • Valid Passport
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Score****

** Academic Evaluation Services, Inc., Josef Silny, SpanTran, or World Education Services or another similar approved transcript evaluation agency.

*** A bank letter is a written statement on bank letterhead and signed by a bank official.

**** Must have completed an English language training program or at least one year at an English speaking institution to waive the TOEFL/IELTS testing requirement.

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Program Contact

Hannah Potter

Assistant Director of Adult and Graduate Admission
phone 863.680.4463
send text to 863.692.7195

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