Lead Business Change: Advance Your Career with a BBA Degree
University HQ, an independent education organization, has ranked Azusa Pacific University’s BBA Program #16 in the nation, recognizing it alongside other prestigious institutions such as the University of Maryland.
Today’s business leaders must be agile, able to adapt to a rapidly changing business world while leading employees by modeling character, integrity, and compassion. If you are seeking to complete a bachelor’s degree and advance your career, Azusa Pacific’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program, available at four regional campuses and online, can equip you with the leadership and analytical skills needed to achieve your goals and help shape the future of business.
Immediately Apply Learning
Designed for working professionals with at least 15 units of transferable college credit, the BBA program allows you to immediately apply learning in the workplace. Relevant coursework addresses current issues in business and encourages integration of real-world work experiences and hands-on projects. Combine these experiences with internships or international study opportunities to further expand your portfolio and network.
Learn more about the BBA program at an upcoming information meeting.
Meet Matt Holguin ’02, MBA ’05, an APU alumnus working to give back through his business.
Equipped and Empowered to Change Business
The BBA program is led by faculty members with corporate, entrepreneurial, and consulting business experience who will equip you with the most sought-after business skills in the workplace. These talented faculty members focus on developing the character and integrity imperative for business today by integrating a Christian perspective throughout coursework. Looking deeply at the impact businesses have on our world, you will be challenged to conduct business as a redemptive and transformational force for the individual, the organization, and the community. Graduates will be equipped to be difference makers, ready to change how business works.Get to know our faculty
Flexible Format for Working Professionals
With courses offered at four convenient Southern California locations in a once-a-week, eight-week format, or online, you can mix and match locations and modalities to best work with your schedule.
Preparation for Advanced Study
The BBA degree equips you with a strong foundation for seamless transition into advanced study in an MBA or other graduate-level business program, including APU’s Master of Business Management program.
As a student in the School of Business and Management, you have the option of earning internationally recognized badges or certificates, also known as microcredentials, to build your résumé and make yourself more marketable. Microcredentials are available for Formstack, Tableau, Python, Hootsuite, Google Digital Garage, Excel, Project Management, and many other areas. Learn more about microcredentials.
School of Business and Management Accreditation
Azusa Pacific University receives accreditation from the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). In addition, the School of Business and Management receives accreditation from the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), and is a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Outcomes Assessment Results
Read IACBE’s Outcomes Assessment Results (PDF) to learn how we’re doing.
Azusa Pacific University secured a place in the most prestigious category of U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges 2019 rankings, and also ranked No. 22 for First-Year Experience, No. 23 in Service Learning, and No. 31 in Campus Ethnic Diversity. In addition, Forbes and The Princeton Review included Azusa Pacific in their America’s Top Colleges 2019 and 2020 Best Western Colleges rankings, respectively. Azusa Pacific is also a military-friendly Yellow Ribbon University, serving more than 500 military-connected students and families, and is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as an R2 Doctoral Research University.
Note: This information is current for the 2021-22 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.