The Bachelor's degree program consists of three components: A Liberal Arts Core, Business Foundation Courses and an In-Depth Specialization. Students not only develop their expertise in each of the business disciplines, but also learn to evaluate situations critically, communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and respond ethically under the pressures of business life.

 

Liberal Arts Core: Expand Your World View (11 Courses)

The Liberal Arts Core provides you with a broad base of knowledge, allowing you to develop your critical thinking, professional expression and ethical decision making skills. These courses offer a balanced approach to professional education, teaching you to view the business environment from a global perspective and inspiring you on your educational journey. 

 

Communications Foundations
  • English Composition
  • Business Communications

Social and Cultural Studies

  • Art of the Western World
  • General Psychology
  • Philosophy and Ethics
  • World Civilizations
Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Statistics for Business

Natural Sciences

  • Applied Biochemistry
  • Physics

Foreign Language

  • German 1
  • German 2

 

Business Foundation Courses: Prepare For Your Career (14 Courses)

The Business Foundation Courses provide an exceptional education in advanced managerial theory as well as knowledge of best practices in each of the functional areas of business. We’ve worked closely with our partner companies and NGOs to develop a program, which is relevant, dynamic and responsive to the needs of future employers ensuring that you have the knowledge and skills necessary to become a successful leader.

 

Business Core Courses

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Computer Fundamentals for Business
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
Advanced Business Courses
  • Business Strategy
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Global Business Environment
  • Leadership and Organizational Behavior
  • Programming and Managing Information Systems
  • Project Management
  • Sustainable Entrepreneurial Mindset

 

In-Depth Specialization: Develop Your Expertise (5 Courses)

Specialization modules are the capstone of your degree and allow you to follow your passion by personalizing your degree program and developing your own area of expertise. Select a specialization from one of 4 areas of study, or customize your coursework to meet your specific needs. Decide how you complete your degree by customizing your learning through an internship, a research project, additional electives or independent study.

 

Select an Areas of Study (4 Courses)
Each major includes a series of 4 higher level courses within your chosen area. You can also develop your individual path, with your academic advisor, to suit your specific needs. 
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Global Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
Select a Capstone Option
Working with your academic advisor, you will select from one of two options for completing your bachelor degree.
  • A Capstone Project (Business Case)
  • An Internship

 

 

Admissions Requirements

  • Matura, IB, Abitur or Equivalent
  • English Proficiency
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Interview

BSBA At A Glance

  • 180 ECTS / 90 US Credits
  • 2 Entry Dates (August and January)
  • 11 Liberal Arts Courses
  • 14 Business Foundation Courses
  • 5 Specialization Courses
  • 3 Years Duration
  • Class Size 8 - 10 Students

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