Aurora University

Business Administration (BA)

Why study Business Administration?

Business Administration gives you a broad understanding of how organizations work. The major teaches you how you can become an important part of the success of any organization.

Why study Business Administration at AU?

Our program has a blend of academics and real-world experiences. This gives you knowledge and doorways to professional success upon graduation. The program is also flexible, so you can take courses that are interesting to you.

The BA in Business Administration degree is offered at the main campus. Additionally, a transfer program is offered online.

Curriculum Highlights

    • Accounting
    • Analytics
    • Business communication
    • Economics
    • Innovation
    • Management
  • Expand your career opportunities by double-majoring in Marketing or Finance. And even with a second major, you'll still be able to graduate in four years.
Experiential learning

Experiential learning

All Business Administration majors complete an internship that provides hands-on experience in a real business setting. These internships build connections to help you begin your career immediately after graduation. Additionally, numerous student organizations provide opportunities to grow your portfolio.

Career opportunities

Business Administration graduates are in high demand. Employment opportunities will grow 8 percent between 2014 and 2024, according to the Occupational Outlook Handbook. The average business administration major earns $51,000 per year. Salaries can jump to more than $100,000 per year if followed by a Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Get hired by the best

  • Accenture
  • ADP
  • Amazon
  • Ameriprise Financial
  • Nike
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • RR Donnelly
  • Travelers