• A group of men and women in suits are attending class for an associate's degree in business administration.
    The Business Administration Associate Degree provides students with a broad overview of business fundamentals with an emphasis on ethical leadership.

    Business Administration Associate Degree, Associate of Science, A.S.

    CCU's Business Administration Associate Degree is a two-year degree program that combines business-related coursework with a faith-based liberal arts education. The degree in business administration provides an overview of the functional areas of business that are common to all organizations, including accounting, finance, management, marketing, and computer information systems. Business administration courses emphasize ethical leadership and strong values as part of every course.

    In the business administration degree program, you will learn how to use accounting information to support decision making, and how various economic systems impact businesses in a global economy. In your business administration classes, you will also study marketing concepts including product, price, promotion and distribution, and how to use statistical analysis to make more effective decisions.

    Degree Quick Facts

    • 60 credit hours (18 in major, 36 in general education, 6 in electives)
    • Take advantage of CCU's generous transfer credit policies to accelerate your degree!
    • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
    • Complete the associate degree in less than two years, even with no prior coursework
    Class Format:

    Classes are typically completed in 5-week blocks.


    See Tuition and Fees for details.

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  • Complete your Associate Degree in Business Administration in two years...or less!

    The 60-hour major in business administration can be completed in less than two years, even without any prior coursework. However, you can complete your study in business administration faster if you already have college, military or technical credits. Find out how many transfer credits you may be able to receive!

    What can I do with an Associate Degree in Business Administration?

    The Business Administration Associate Degree prepares you for beginning a career in several aspects of business. Job opportunities could include office manager, retail manager, event planner, administrative assistant, and project assistant.

    In addition, the associate degree provides a foundation for further career advancement if you continue on to complete your bachelor's degree in a related field. All 60 credit hours of courses in business administration from your CCU Business Administration associate degree may be applied to our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration or Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

    Flexible options and benefits for adult learners

    • The program is specially designed for adult students who are busy with work and family commitments.
    • Classes are available both online and at our Regional Centers.
    • Small class sizes encourage individualized learning and networking.
    • Students have direct access to professors who are also professionals in the field.
    • Students take one class at a time with classroom-based courses meeting one night a week for five weeks.

    Contact an Enrollment Counselor at the College of Adult and Graduate Studies Center nearest you if you have questions or would like to talk to someone about admission to Colorado Christian University.

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