Business Administration

As the global demand for business professionals continues to grow, earning a bachelor’s degree in business administration prepares you for a wide range of career paths.

Why a degree in Business Administration from Missouri Valley?

Flexibility and convenience

The bachelor’s in business administration degree can be completed in the traditional classroom or online. 

Essential skills

Through coursework in accounting, business law, data analysis, economics, finance, management, marketing, and operations, you’ll develop skills for effective business practices that are applicable across industry sectors. 

Competitive advantage

Our program also includes coursework in business ethics, decision-making, business policy, and effective administrative communication because transparency has never been more important to a successful business model. 

International perspectives

Adding even more value to your business administration studies at MVC, enrollment in our program brings annual opportunities to participate in the Maastricht Institute of Entrepreneurship, which hosts guest speakers and entrepreneurs from the United States and Europe, representing a broad spectrum of international industries. 

1 path, 2 degrees

Your path to a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration can also include an associates degree in Small Business Management. MOVAL = More Value.


Business Administration Major
You can earn a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Your advisor can help you decide which degree is right for you. 

As an option, you can expand your major studies by using your elective credits to earn a minor. The following minors can be completed in the traditional classroom or online.

Accounting Minor
The minor in accounting requires courses in basic, financial, and managerial accounting. You can also select a course in accounting computer applications, fraud examination, or taxation. 

Economics Minor
A minor in economics is useful to anyone interested in a career that is affected by global and consumer market trends. A basic understanding of economics can also help you navigate personal financial decisions. 

Marketing Minor
Around the world, business professionals combine creative concepts and data-driven decisions to promote products and services in every industry. To help you develop a creative mindset and the ability to analyze and interpret market data, courses to complete the minor in marketing include Consumer and Market Behavior, Digital Marketing, Principles of Advertising, Principles of Marketing, Social Media Marketing, and Social Networking. 

► See the academic catalog for specific major and minor course requirements and descriptions.

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Milena Simic
Chair, Division of Business
Associate Professor of Business