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Business Management

College for Adults | School of Business

Do you aspire to be a force for change within your organization? When pursuing the online business management degree from St. Kate’s College for Adults, you will learn to effectively lead, strategize, and manage all aspects of business. From creating innovative business plans to managing resources, this online business management program provides you with all of the skills necessary to become a leader in business. 

Program Details

Classes meet: Online

Time to completion: 21 months

Credits for major: 36

Cost per credit (2023–2024): $500

Start: Fall, spring, or summer

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Online Business Management Coursework

St. Catherine University credentials carry weight in the working world. Employers hire Katies because we’re well-rounded with deep entrepreneurial spirit.

You’ll start online courses for your business management major­­ in the fall and finish your major in just 21 months. You will also have access to fully online supporting courses in economics and three core liberal arts courses. If you have an associate degree or other previous college experience, this option provides a fast track to your bachelor’s degree in business.

College for Adults students have a wealth of experience, including work, community and volunteer activities. We value the learning you've acquired outside of the classroom, and offer ways to turn those experiences into credit you can use toward your bachelor’s degree, saving you time and money. Do you have previous experience related to the field of business? Eligible students will work with faculty advisors to assemble a portfolio, documenting course learning outcomes that were met on the job or through other experiences. If approved, up to 12 credits may be applied toward the bachelor’s degree, with a $50 assessment fee per credit.

While pursuing your bachelor's degree in business management, you may be eligible to take up to two courses in St. Kate's MBA or Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership. Courses will count toward both your bachelor's degree and master's degree.

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Careers in Business Management

Demand for business managers is growing, with median annual earnings of $104,240, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The online business management degree program prepares you for a wide variety of positions within businesses of all industries, such as

  • sales representative
  • sales manager
  • human resource specialist
  • financial analyst
  • management analyst