Business Management, BS

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Campus or Online Business Management Degree Bachelor of Science (BS)

A business degree has the potential to open a world of opportunities. It can help graduates establish or advance a career in finance, accounting, marketing, management, or international business, or prepare them for graduate programs such as a Master of Science in Leadership (MSL). For working adults whose location or schedule makes it difficult to attend traditional daytime classes, online programs and campus-based evening courses can bring a bachelor’s in business within reach.

San Diego Christian College (SDC) offers a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Business Management degree that is available online or via evening classes on SDC’s Santee campus. With a Christ-centered approach to education, SDC’s business degree program prepares students for the professional and spiritual challenges of leadership. Designed to cultivate the knowledge and skills necessary to become an effective manager and innovator, the BS in Business Management empowers you to make an immediate impact on your organization or launch a new business.

Read on for an overview of San Diego Christian College’s evening/online Business Management degree program, or submit the form to request more information.

BACHELOR’S IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT DEGREE

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Career Opportunities in Business Management

Graduates who earn a BS in Business Management from San Diego Christian College can leverage their degree to secure a corporate job or promotion or start their own company. Nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies also contribute to the ongoing demand for qualified business professionals.
The Business Management degree program can prepare you for such roles as:

  • Entrepreneur/Business Owner
  • Office Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Staff Supervisor
  • Marketing Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Human Resources Generalist

Summary of Learning Objectives for the Business Management Degree Program

SDC’s business degree curriculum prepares students academically and spiritually to meet the needs of a complex and competitive business world.

The bachelor’s in business program aims to help graduates:

  • Communicate clearly and effectively in a business setting.
  • Develop creative critical-thinking skills and practical problem-solving abilities.
  • Demonstrate an informed, global perspective and cultural awareness.
  • Successfully collaborate with human resources and other departments within the organization.
  • Embrace ethical business practices and a faith-integrated worldview.

Evening/Online Business Degree Curriculum

Degree candidates must complete 123 credit hours to earn a BS in Business Management online or via campus-based evening classes. Course descriptions and other relevant information can be found in SDC’s Course Catalog.

Students majoring in Business Management may choose to pursue an emphasis or minor in a related discipline. Refer to the Adult Professional Studies Emphasis and Minor Options page for details and course listings.

Core Courses for Evening or Online Business Management Degree Program
Course # Course Name Credits
BMGT 315 Principles of Management and Supervision 3
BMGT 395 Marketing Foundation 3
BMGT 435 Leadership and Organizational Change 3
BMGT 475 Financial Analysis in Organizations 3
COM 340 Organizational Communication and Leadership 3
LDR 410 Leading in the Global Marketplace 3
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Institutional Course Requirements
Course # Course Name Credits
BI 392 Servant Leadership 3
BI 393 Historical Perspectives of the Gospels 3
CM 305 Spiritual Formation 3
PD 340 Adult Development and Life Planning 3
PHIL 492 Values and Ethics 3
SCI 302 Scientific Models of Origins 3
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General Education Requirements
Course # Course Name Credits
multiple Critical Thinking/Communication Courses 9
multiple Humanities Courses 12
multiple Math and Science Courses 12
multiple Social Science Courses 12
multiple Liberal Arts Courses 9
multiple Electives* 21
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Research and Capstone Requirements for Business Degree Program
Course # Course Name Credits
PHIL 450 Critical and Creative Thinking 3
RSH 495A Research Capstone I 3
RSH 495B Research Capstone Statistics 3
SH 495CR Research Capstone II 3
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“Businesses are hungry for godly leaders who make right choices. And now, the choice is yours. Choose to maximize your potential. Choose to fulfill your dreams. Choose to let your light shine in the world. Choose SDC.”

– Frank Wilbourn

FACULTY

All instructors in the business degree program have relevant expertise and a passion for Christ-centered learning. Meet Business Management instructor Tom Brandon:

Tom Brandon

Adjunct Lecturer, Business Management

  • BA, Human Development
    San Diego Christian College
  • MA, Security Management
    Webster University

To learn more, click to view Tom Brandon’s bio.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrandoncpp/

Why Choose SDC for Your Business Degree? Top Reasons to Start Today

The BS in Business Management program is led by expert faculty and features courses that are directly applicable to your career field, with a biblical framework and opportunities for hands-on research and experience. You’ll also have access to the same campus resources as traditional full-time students, including library services and a team of Student Support professionals who are dedicated to your success. Other reasons to choose SDC:

  • On Campus or Online: Choose the option that best suits your schedule and preferred learning environment—100% online courses or ground-based evening classes.
  • Flexible Start Dates: Each course term is five weeks long, so you may begin your studies at any of 10 start dates throughout the year.
  • Affordable: Undergraduate courses are just $452 per credit, and SDC accepts many forms of financial aid, including federal student aid, military tuition assistance, veterans’ benefits, and employer tuition reimbursement.
  • No Application Fee: It costs nothing to apply to SDC, so you’ve got nothing to lose. Apply for free today, and you could begin your first classes in a matter of weeks!

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