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The business world is vast. And diverse. With the right foundation, you can open yourself up to an incredible array of opportunities — in finance, social work, art, education, entrepreneurship, and so much more. It’s just a matter of what your passion and goals are.

An online business administration degree from Maryville University offers a broad course of study that can help you prepare for whatever career path you choose. You’ll have the opportunity to focus on the functional areas of business like marketing, economics, finance, management, and operations — while also gaining an understanding of the legal, social, and ethical environment.

Study 100% online

Apply with no entrance exams

Choose from multiple start dates

Transfer eligible credits

Why choose Maryville for your
online business administration degree?

We know business. And as a private, four-year institution, we’ve earned a reputation for having a highly educated and experienced faculty who can help you earn a highly respected online business administration degree.

Our faculty and staff all share the same goal: To help you earn a top-notch education and succeed in the professional world — because we measure our success by your success. It’s no wonder we’re ranked as one of America’s best colleges by both U.S. News & World Report and Forbes.

Plus, with Maryville you can:

  • Choose from 3 start dates per year
  • Complete core business courses online
  • Have your eligible transfer credits accepted

Which online business administration degree is right for you?

At Maryville, we offer online business administration degrees at the bachelor’s and master’s levels. This means we have the degree that’s right for you, wherever you are in your business career.

Whether you’re just getting started on your educational journey or looking to boost your business career prospects, learn how Maryville can help you take your next step.

Want to know more? Check out our program pages.

Online Bachelor’s in Business Administration

Online Master’s in Business Administration

Classes and features of our online business administration degrees.

Are you wondering what kind of courses you can expect while earning your online business administration degree? Here are some of the core classes in this curriculum.

Principles of Management
Study the basic theories and concepts of management, including the evolution of management, ethics, decision-making, organizational structure, motivation, communication, group dynamics and team building, planning, job design, leadership, and organizational change.

Operations Management
Examine business operations as they relate to both product and service components. Learn methods of production and operation, as well as techniques for service organizations.

Principles of Marketing
An introduction to the concepts of marketing and their application to those engaged in marketing consumer and industrial goods and services. In this course, you’ll have the opportunity to learn principles relating to pricing, product planning, distribution, and promotion.

Business Law
Take a deeper look at legal rights and ethics, crimes, torts, and contracts as they relate to business administration and operations.

But what makes our online business administration program so strong is how student-focused it is — and how it’s designed to help you work toward your success, in the classroom and beyond. Just take a look at some of the program’s features:

  • Flexible. We offer foundational business programs that set you up to follow your interests.
  • Relevant. Experience a strong emphasis on application of knowledge and practical learning.
  • Engaged. Our program maintains a strong business advisory board and relationships in the business community.
  • Expedient. Enjoy the most flexible curriculum and transfer options.
  • Accessible. Apply with fewer restrictions than many programs — no pre-calculus, no entrance exams, and no application fee.
  • Transfer-friendly. Apply your prior learning and graduate quicker.
  • Stackable. Whether you’re an undergraduate or a graduate, prepare for the next step in your educational career.
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Why earn your business administration degree online?

Just because you can’t fit going to college into your life doesn’t mean you can’t earn a college degree. Maryville’s user-friendly learning platform makes it super convenient to pursue an online business administration degree around your busy schedule.

  • Learn at your convenience. Attend classes and complete assignments as your schedule permits.
  • Enjoy personal support. We’re with you every step of the way, from admissions to graduation.
  • Collaborate with students and faculty. Team up to study, share notes, and find any help you may need via emails, chats, and message boards.
  • Utilize online technical support. Our online coordinators are always happy to guide you through the learning platform.

What careers can you pursue with your online business administration degree?

There’s a reason business administration degrees are so popular: because they can open the door to so many careers in different industries. Some popular career paths and median salaries for those with an online business administration degree include:*


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Meet our online business faculty.

Making the decision to earn your online business administration degree takes bravery. And we want to make sure that bravery is rewarded. That’s why our faculty comprises respected industry leaders with the passion and real-world experience to help you succeed at the highest level, no matter where you choose to focus.

Check them out for yourself.

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