Business Administration, Bachelor of Science

degree-cbase-business-administration

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program provides instruction and learning experiences for students, leading them to successful careers in for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. This is a broad program addressing all functional areas of business within a framework that integrates these functions into a comprehensive business strategy.

Core requirements in the program consist of such business administration courses as macroeconomics, microeconomics, marketing, finance, business communications, accounting, statistics and more. If you’re interested in various aspects of business and management, the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program at Friends University provides a comprehensive knowledge base for many areas of the business world.

Program Outcomes

  • Understand the concepts of the four functions of management (planning, organizing, leading and controlling) and be able to make decisions accordingly.
  • Understand the concepts related to the business environment and be able to make decisions accordingly.
  • Be able to effectively communicate in a business setting.

Potential Areas of Employment

  • Independent businesses
  • Banking
  • International companies
  • Government agencies
  • Health care
  • Social work

View business administration courses in the course catalog.

“You’ll have unparalleled access to professors and critical thinking that I don’t think is prevalent at a larger institution.” – Rodney Pitts

Featured Faculty

Malcolm Harris

Dr. Malcolm Harris

  • Professor of Finance
  • Business and Information Technology
  • B.A., Canisius College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Arlen Honts

Dr. Arlen Honts

  • Professor of Business; Chair of Business and Information Technology
  • Business and Information Technology
  • B.S., MBA, University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Nichole Pendleton

Nichole Pendleton

  • Assistant Professor of Accounting
  • Business and Information Technology
  • B.S., M.Acc., Kansas State University
Dick Teter

Dr. Dick Teter

  • Professor of Computer Science and Information Systems
  • Business and Information Technology
  • B.A., Wichita State University; B.S., Oral Roberts University; M.S., Friends University; Ph.D., Kansas State University