Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) (Bachelor’s Completion Program)

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is a degree-completion program designed for working professionals, equipping them with the leadership and analytical skills needed to lead positive change in today’s business world.

57 units

Today’s business leaders must be agile and able to adapt to a rapidly changing business world while leading employees by modeling character, integrity, and compassion. Azusa Pacific’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) bachelor’s completion program equips students with the leadership and analytical skills needed to advance their career, achieve their goals, and help shape the future of business.

Designed for working professionals with at least 15 units of transferable college credit, the BBA program allows immediate application of learning in the workplace. Relevant coursework addresses current issues in business and encourages the integration of real-world work experiences and hands-on projects. Students combine these experiences with internships or international study opportunities to further expand their portfolio and network.

Throughout the program, students build on existing experience while gaining a strong foundation in strategic management, finance, marketing, accounting, and more.  


  • Designed for working professionals, the BBA degree completion program equips students with the leadership and analytical skills needed to lead change in today’s business world.
  • Relevant coursework and real-world projects guided by faculty with business experience allow students to immediately apply learning at work.
  • Focused certificates and credentials provide in-demand skills, know-how, and experience and verify students’ skills and abilities to current and future employers. 
  • Learn from Fulbright Scholars and world-renowned professors with industry experience. 
  • Flexible course scheduling allows students to advance their academic and professional goals at their own pace.

Certificates, Credentials, and Microcredentials

Today, employers are looking for new hires with technical skills and leadership abilities such as decision making and teamwork. In the BBA program, students have the opportunity to earn industry-valued, internationally recognized certificates and microcredentials that can be added to résumés and uploaded to online portfolios, showcasing these skills and abilities to current and future employers.


The Bachelor of Business Administration degree completion program requires 120 total units, including General Education units and 57 units of core business courses (BBA students may also add an optional 9-unit concentration).

Core Courses
PRBA 110Business and Entrepreneurship 13
PRBA 120Principles of Accounting I3
PRBA 121Principles of Accounting II3
PRBA 200Survey of Economics 23
PRBA 210Principles of Management3
PRBA 211Organizational Leadership 23
PRBA 212Managing Diverse Teams and Groups 23
PRBA 240Introduction to Information Systems and Business Applications3
PRBA 244Data Analytics, Spreadsheets, and Data Visualization3
PRBA 260Marketing Principles3
PRWR 261Writing 2: Writing in Business 33
PRBA 296Business Law3
PRBA 300Business Finance for Managers3
PRBA 305Operations Management3
PRBA 370International Business 43
PRBA 448Organization and Administrative Behavior 13
PRBA 445Human Resource Management3
PRBA 450Strategic Management 53
PRBA 495Writing 3: Business Ethics 63
Optional Concentrations
Intermediate Accounting I
Intermediate Accounting II
Accounting Ethics
Accounting Information Systems
Government Financial Accounting
Accounting for Nonprofit Entities
Government Financial Management
The Policy Process
Human Resource Development
Foundations of Human Resource Development
Employee Development
Instructional Design and Training Methods
Leading Teams and People
Current Issues in Business and Management
Managing Teams and Conflict
High-Performance People Management
Marketing and Digital Media
International Marketing
Integrated Marketing Communications
Strategic Digital Marketing
Public Administration
Origin of Public Administration
Organizations and Behavior
The Policy Process
Supply Chain Management
Introduction to Supply Chain Management and Logistics
Business System Analytics
Quality Management
Total Units57

Meets the General Education Civic Knowledge and Engagement requirement.


Meets the General Education Social Sciences requirement.


Meets the General Education Writing 2 requirement.


Meets the General Education Intercultural Competence requirement.


Meets the General Education Integrative and Applied Learning requirement.


Meets the General Education Writing 3 requirement.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this program shall be able to:
  1. Business Knowledge: Apply business knowledge from multiple business disciplines to plan, design, and execute business strategies.
  2. Critical Thinking: Identify and solve business problems using analytical and critical thinking skills.
  3. Quantitative Reasoning: Analyze quantitative data to address real-world or discipline-specific business problems.
  4. Christian Business Ethics: Use biblically-based ethics to make moral and virtuous ethical and socially responsible business decisions.
  5. Written Communication: Convey ideas clearly and effectively through professional written communication.
  6. Oral Communication: Communicate in informative or persuasive ways using the appropriate genre, channel, structure, and style.
  7. Collaborative Teamwork: Effectively participate in business-focused teams as members and leaders in diverse environments.
  8. Global/Multicultural Awareness: Identify and respond to cultural, economic, and political aspects of business in multicultural and global environments, informed by biblically based ethics.
  9. Discipline Knowledge: Demonstrate knowledge of business concepts.
  10. Discipline Problem Solving: Solve core business problems and effectively analyze and address business situations.