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Earn Your Accelerated Business Administration Degree

The objective of our business administration courses is to challenge students by providing a quality education that results in a professional career in business administration. With a thorough understanding of both traditional and modern business techniques, Mississippi College’s Business Administration degree helps students contribute to the operation, administration and organizational objectives within the business field.

While you’re learning the fundamentals of business administration, you’ll also explore a diverse curriculum that nurtures critical-thinking skills, encourages teamwork and builds your writing abilities. You’ll investigate ethical and moral issues while acquiring management skills in a Christian context. And you’ll gain understanding of business issues from a global perspective, integrating awareness of current events and financial trends.

Choose Your Focus

Mississippi College offers an accelerated undergraduate degree in Business Administration as well as in the concentrations of Accounting, Finance and Marketing.

The accounting curriculum demonstrates theoretical concepts and skills necessary for initial entry and advancement in the accounting field.

As a finance major, students can develop analytical and technical financial skills needed to make informed financial decisions.

Finally, students within the marketing concentration are trained in the importance of the theory and practices of marketing and marketing management within all sectors of the economy.

As a business administration major, you’ll take courses in topics such as:

  • Business communications
  • Real estate finance, law and sales
  • Business statistics
  • Business law
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Economics

The MC Experience

Founded in 1946, the School of Business is MC’s largest school. With more than 6,000 graduates, our track record is exceptional. Our alumni include CEOs, CFOs and leading executives who make a positive impact on their communities.

Mississippi College understands that working adults are often juggling multiple responsibilities that include children, school activities, other extracurricular activities and more.  That is why our accelerated undergraduate Business Administration degree program is comprised of eight-week courses, and the classes are offered at night to accommodate busy schedules.

If you are interested in taking business courses in Mississippi, Mississippi College could be the right fit for you. Contact our admissions representatives today to find out more. 

Turn your aspiration into a real-world career in business administration

For those with an interest in business administration jobs Mississippi College is your career partner, preparing you for a future in this field through Master’s in Business Administration online (MBA) degree curriculum that can transfer directly to your work setting, paired with our comprehensive experience in career guidance.

What is a career in business administration?

Business administration careers span a wide spectrum of industries, including not-for-profit, for-profit and government organizations. A business administration job position can range from personnel management to marketing and can include duties such as directing departments and organizations toward short- and long-term goals, hiring personnel, and shaping financial and budgetary activities.

Career options

As a Master’s in Business Administration graduate you can pursue many exciting roles across most industries, such as:

  • Chief executive officer (CEO)
  • City manager
  • Operations manager
  • School superintendent
  • University president
  • Many more!

Business administration career outlook

The current business administration job outlook includes an 11 percent growth rate between 2012 and 2022, and an average, high-end business administration salary of $101,650 for top executives.

For more information about our Master’s in Business Administration online (MBA) degree path or business administration career information, visit our Career Services department.