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*Based on fastest 10% of students. Your program length and cost will vary by transfer credits, the per-session cost, and how quickly you complete courses. Books, supplies, and other fees may apply.
Enroll in a qualified program, apply for an $8K scholarship, and meet eligibility requirements.
The Bachelor of Science in Business,
Business Administration is a foundational degree that helps build your
skills to excel in many professional and academic paths.
Sophia Learning, Capella’s learning
partner, offers low-cost, self-paced general-education courses
designed to be completed in 60 days for $329 per course.
Transfer credits may apply to up to 75%
of our total program requirements, with additional opportunities for
Capella evaluation of prior learning.
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Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Our self-paced learning format lets you take courses at your own
speed, moving onto the next course when you're ready.
*This is only an estimate, using general program
pricing. Your price may be higher or lower depending on
your specialization, transfer credits, tuition discounts, and (in
FlexPath) the speed at which you move through the program. Fees,
including application fees and resource kits, are not included in
this estimate. The GuidedPath prices show the tuition you would pay
if you brought in the average number of transfer credits or the
maximum allowed transfer credits. The FlexPath prices show the
tuition you would pay if you brought in an average number of
transfer credits and you moved at the speed of a typical FlexPath
student or as quickly as the fastest FlexPath students (90th
percentile). New or recently revised programs base their estimate on
comparable programs. Military Tuition Assistance (TA) is not
available for FlexPath.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Enroll in your bachelor's degree, apply for the $8K scholarship, and meet eligibility requirements.
If you're an active-duty military service member, spouse, or veteran, discounts may be available.
Earn credits by demonstrating your knowledge and/or industry certifications through our Prior Learning Assessment process.
"The FlexPath program gave me flexibility. I had a choice. I’d give up a weekend to complete three assignments. Then the following weekend I could spend with my hubby. The speed is determined by you."
The curriculum in our business
administration bachelor’s degree can help grow your career. Gain
skills in leadership, marketing, project management, and human
Fundamentals of Leadership
This course is an introduction to principles and theories of
leadership behavior and their application in business and community
settings. Learners develop and demonstrate awareness of the
characteristics, styles, and practices necessary for effective
Learners who have received credit for BUS3010 may not take BUS3012.
|3 quarter credits|
Fundamentals of Organizational Communication
This course helps learners develop and demonstrate competence in
their understanding and application of the fundamentals of
organizational communication; the interrelationship of organizational
communication, symbols, culture, and performance; effective
communication practices in relationships internal and external to the
enterprise; and ways these factors contribute to successful
organizational performance. Learners also analyze ways organizational
communication factors are interrelated and function in an
|6 quarter credits|
Organizational Structure, Learning, and Performance
Learners in this course analyze organizational structures and their
influence on organizational intelligence, learning ability, and the
practical performance of an enterprise. The course includes an
emphasis on the adaptive and responsive organization and its
relationship to enterprise stakeholders and environment. Learners
evaluate a case study that illustrates the interrelatedness of
organizational structure, learning, and performance in order to create
a model of a high-performance organization.
Prerequisite(s): BUS3010, or BUS3011 and BUS3012.
|6 quarter credits|
Learners in this course examine the integrated and interrelated
factors involved in e-marketing, including sourcing and sales.
Throughout the course, learners gain an understanding of how to most
effectively use e-marketing and e-business approaches to manage
strategy, operations, supply chains, logistics, online customer
profiling, and the sales cycle. Building on this knowledge, learners
prepare a sourcing, marketing, and sales plan for an enterprise.
|6 quarter credits|
Financial Markets and Institutions
In this course, learners build a conceptual framework of financial
markets and examine their roles in the global financial environment.
Learners also evaluate the macroeconomic variables and monetary
policies that affect financial markets and assess the role of the
central bank and banking system in the financial environment.
|6 quarter credits|
Our bachelor’s in business, business
administration specialization will help prepare you to make a positive
impact on your organization.
Our courses are taught by distinguished faculty members who hold top credentials and have hands-on expertise in their fields. They know what you need to know today.
These experts will set you up for success. They’ll help you find the right degree and program, and answer all your questions about Capella.
Advisors know the details of your program. Got questions about courses? Instructors? Resources? Advisors have answers.
Need help with a particular topic? Struggling with a concept? We offer subject matter experts and one-on-one support for academic skills and specific subjects.
Learn about potential career paths and
the perks of a nonspecialized business degree.
Discover soft skills that may help you
leverage your business degree on the job market.
An HR manager shares her career path and
why Capella’s FlexPath learning format was the right choice for
Here are just some of the career paths to
explore with our online Bachelor’s in Business Administration.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.
While the business administration field offers a variety of career paths and focus areas, some of the more common paths include:
Leverage appropriate financial models and principles to create organizational value and sustainability in a business environment.
Job titles to explore may include working as a financial analyst or sales manager for banks, other financial services organizations, or insurance agencies.
Employ high-performance business management techniques and help contribute to organizational effectiveness enterprisewide by maximizing efficiencies.
Job titles to explore may include working as a business analyst, office manager, or marketing manager in a land-based or online college or university within a public or private institution.
Provide advice and expertise in strategizing for the future by carefully selecting and achieving organizational goals to help spur company growth.
Job titles to explore may include working as an account manager for financial services companies, health care organizations, or insurance agencies.
Multiple factors, including prior experience, geography, and degree field, affect career outcomes, and Capella does not guarantee a job, promotion, salary increase, or other career growth.
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