Aurora University

Business Management (BA)

Why complete your Business Management degree at AU Woodstock Center?

The BA in Business Management transfer program is designed for students with prior college experience who want to complete their undergraduate degree to advance in their career. Business Management gives you a broad understanding of the business principles necessary to become a valuable and effective leader in your field. You will learn how to be an important part of any organization by becoming knowledgeable in areas such as human resources, marketing, and operations.


Program quick facts
  • Flexible schedule: Part-time program designed for working transfer students with multiple starts throughout the year.
  • Program structure: Courses meet one evening per week in 8-week modules.

Specializations
  • Human Resource Management
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Nonprofit Management

Curriculum highlights
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation management
  • Facilities and operations management
  • Financial management
  • Human resource management
  • Project management
  • Principles of marketing

Career possibilities

The Business Management degree prepares you for meaningful leadership positions in business, government, and nonprofit organizations. The 2020 annual median salary was $109,760 for management occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. With a BA in Business Management, you will be well-prepared to pursue graduate-level study in areas such as business administration, public administration, or marketing communication management as well as law school.

Experiential learning

Experiential learning

All Business Management students have the opportunity to complete hands-on learning in a corporate business or nonprofit setting, which will provide practical experience in a structured environment and build connections to help you begin your career immediately after graduation.