This online Bachelor’s degree completion program provides a strong foundation in business theory and practice, preparing students for leadership positions in a wide range of fields.
The online bachelor's degree program in Business Management provides students the opportunity to develop effective, ethical, and creative management skills for use in any professional organization across diverse workplace settings. The flexible program of study allows students to investigate areas of special interest, including marketing, economics, and human resources.
The courses in the fully online Business Management bachelor's program are offered in eight-week sessions, with six start terms per year. Students interact with faculty and peers through online discussion
boards and email, offering you the convenience of completing coursework on a schedule that is convenient for students with other commitments.
Study in this leadership-focused bachelor's degree program is designed to teach students how to learn to address the challenges managers face in today's dynamic, multicultural workplace. Fluency in current professional technologies, communications strategy, and problem solving is emphasized, and students learn how to link theory and practice through interactive assignments.
"What a fabulous adult education school! When I went back to Lesley, I hadn't been in school for many years and was worried that I'd feel out of place. Lesley was the perfect place to go! Their adult learning population is vast, and I felt very comfortable – not to mention that I learned so much! I would recommend it highly."
— Cynthia Freedman, Bachelor of Science in Management
Students learn the basic concepts needed to analyze the financial status of an organization, and learn to use financial analysis for managerial decisions. Students learn how to develop and use basic accounting tools, starting with the creation of balance sheets and income statements to the eventual development of a complete accounting system. Additional course topics include revenues and monetary assets, inventories and cost of sales, depreciation, working capital, consolidated statements, and useful ratios for financial analysis.
Students explore the relationship among culture, politics, and economics, and their influence on American firms doing business in international markets. The course focuses on the process of globalization, and offers alternative perspectives on the complex issues that impact organizations engaged in business abroad. Topics include emerging views of consumer behavior; organizational adaptation to cultural mores; and ethical issues that firms and individuals must recognize and respond to in order to live and work in international communities. It is recommended that students have some knowledge of management and/or economics.
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