Business Administration

Bachelor's Degree Program

Gain the knowledge and training to excel in a variety of business careers — from starting your own company to working with Fortune 500 companies. The Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in Business Administration is a versatile degree, offering a solid foundation in business concepts as well as the ability to tailor your education to focus on areas of special interest.

The degree in business administration offers rewarding opportunities to engage in the local community, build your professional network and learn from hands-on experience in the field. Our program also offers in-person and online classes designed to fit your busy schedule.

The business administration degree has achieved accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), ensuring the degree meets rigorous standards and delivers a solid management education.

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Why Earn Your Bachelor’s in Business Administration at UAF?

Prepare for diverse careers in an AACSB-accredited business program that will help give you an edge in the job market. Here are some of the benefits of earning your bachelor’s in business administration at UAF.

Specialize your business administration degree in your area of interest

Get hands-on business training to excel in today’s job market

  • Build your resume, or find your next job, through numerous internship opportunities. Our program also gives you the chance to help manage a $1.4 million portfolio of stock and real estate investments, make connections with local businesses and build your professional network.

Take classes face-to-face and online

Take part in active student organizations

 

What Can You Do With a Business Administration Degree?

Business administration is a versatile degree that will prepare you for careers in management, marketing, sales, human resources, finance and more. According to our recent School of Management graduate survey, business administration majors have gone on to work with government agencies, not-for-profit organizations and various for-profit companies.

Business administration jobs

A few examples of where our students are working:

  • AlasConnect, LLC
  • BDO USA, LLP
  • Excelsior Mining
  • Mammoth Marketing
  • Providence St. Joseph Health
  • Self-owned businesses

Business administration salary

While business administration salaries will vary by industry and experience, here’s an idea of what you can expect to earn in Alaska for several business administration careers:

  • Marketing specialist: $69,880
  • Human resource specialist: $71,160
  • Accountant: $82,920
  • Financial analyst: $101,720
  • Sales manager: $109,210

(Based on recent data for Alaska by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)

 

 

Get Started on Your Business Administration Bachelor’s Degree

Take the next step toward earning your bachelor’s degree. We have the resources to help you get started.