The world of business is driven by technology, and MSU's technology-enriched business programs prepare you to succeed. Business Administration majors at Mayville State University are designed to fit the on-campus student as well as those who wish to pursue studies online. The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Business Administration program serves the needs of students who believe attending live classes and participating in campus activities are important components of a meaningful college experience. This degree is also offered in Devils Lake, Williston, Fort Totten, Bottineau, and Wahpeton via a variety of delivery methods, including online classes, IVN (interactive video network) classes, and desktop video conferencing classes. Students not located near an IVN site can attend synchronous classes via desktop video conferencing. The B.S. provides a broad business background and allows students to choose specialized offerings in there focused areas of interest.
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Business Administration majors at Mayville State University are designed to fit the on-campus student as well as those who wish to pursue studies online. The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Business Administration program serves the needs of students who believe attending live classes and participating in campus activities are important components of a meaningful college experience.
This degree is also offered through a combination of online and IVN (interactive video network) classes on the campus of Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, North Dakota; Williston State College in Williston, North Dakota; Cankdeska Cikana Community College in Fort Totten, North Dakota; or Dakota College in Bottineau, North Dakota. You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a four-year degree that will open doors to exciting career opportunities.
If you don't live near one of the IVN sites listed above, you can also earn your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Mayville State University through a combination of online and synchronous video conferencing classes. Synchronous online classes require students to join class via desktop video conferencing technology at a specific time to interact with the instructor and other students enrolled in the course. While many of the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration courses are available online, students must be available to complete a couple of required courses in the synchronous format.
Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration
The Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) degree is designed for those who have completed an A.A., A.S. or A.A.S. degree and who feel compelled to further their studies for personal satisfaction or professional opportunity. This program may be completed either on campus or online in as little as two years. The online option is particularly appealing for those already in the workforce.
A recent graduate with a B.A.S. in Business Administration said, "While completing my Bachelor of Applied Science degree in business administration through Mayville State University, I worked two jobs. Working online gave me the chance to work full-time to support my family and our lifestyle while taking classes. The staff at MSU was remarkable - knowledgeable, polite and accommodating. I am very fortunate to have had this opportunity to better myself as a student and as an individual."
Minors in Business Administration & Accounting
Mayville State offers minors in Business Administration and Accounting. These are designed for those who may have other primary interests, but who recognize the additional benefit business offers to any academic program.
- Business Majors available in B.S. and B.A.S.
- A.A. available for Business Management
- Minors available in Accounting and Business Administration
- Business Analysis
- Cost Appraising
- Credit Investigation
- Hospital Administration
- Human Resources
- Real Estate
- Small Business Ownership