Liberal Arts – Business Studies Online Undergraduate Program

If you have a talent for organization, leadership or collaboration, earning a Liberal Arts – Business Studies degree from the University of Jamestown could be perfect for you. It will equip you with a foundational understanding of basic economic principles, entrepreneurship and management, while providing you with the freedom to personalize your degree to focus on your personal area of interest. This 100% online program gives you 24/7 access to classrooms, so you can study on your schedule.

Next Start: Classes Starting Soon
Group Work: Asynchronous cohort work. Optional live check-ins.
Qualifications: Undergraduate degree

Who It’s For:

Whether your goal is to start your own business, work your way into the C-suite of a Fortune 500 company or pursue a career in accounting, the possibilities provided by a Business Studies education are practically endless. This fully online program lets you pursue your education on your time, so you can work around existing work and family commitments.

Program Features

  • Increased knowledge of critical management tools like strategic planning.
  • The ethical and corporate social responsibilities of business and how to apply them to leadership and management decisions.
  • Enhanced collaboration, team building and management skills to encourage better communication, delegation and trust.
  • Knowledge of the legal and economic environment of business.
  • The ability to analyze, classify, summarize, record and report financial information.
  • An ability to identify the cultural dimensions influencing communication competence within a diverse workplace.

Employment Options

Upon completing this program, you’ll be prepared to pursue a large number of careers, including:

  • Business Adviser
  • Business Analyst
  • Corporate Investment Banker
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Project Manager
  • Supply Chain Manager

Why Business Studies?

With a combination of theoretical understanding and a practical focus, this program can teach you the skills you need to work in a wide variety of careers. In this program, you’ll have opportunities to explore your passions and tailor your study and internship experiences to your long-term ambitions.

What You’ll Learn

In addition to fulfilling general education requirements, you’ll take the following classes:

Course Title Credits
MATH 106 Mathematical Applications for Management 3
CS 140 Integrated Software Applications 3
ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACCT 202 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUSN 311 Management and Leadership of Organizations 3
BUSN 315 Business Law I 3
BUSN 320 Marketing 3
BUSN 321 Business Management 3
COMM 321 Business Professional Communication 3
BUSN 351 Financial Management 3
ECON 354 Global Competition and Strategy 3
Choose 1 of the following courses:
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
Total Semester Credits: 36

What Makes UJ Accelerated Special

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Course Details

Courses include three elements:

Asynchronous Learning

Read, watch, and listen to the best information to build your foundational knowledge.

Enhance Learning Through Experiences

Valuable clinical and preceptorship experiences will allow you to apply what you are learning.

Expert Lectures

You will have weekly opportunities to meet as a group for live lectures or attend office hours to apply your asynchronous learning. Attend live or watch the replay.

Tuition Options

Students can choose to pay now via credit card or later via invoice. Financial aid is also available for certificate completion.

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