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Earn your Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) degree in Business Administration online from Mayville State University. You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a four-year degree that will open doors to exciting career opportunities. 

Degree Requirements

You must have completed an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.), or Associate of Science (A.S.), or Associate of Arts (A.A.) program from an accredited institution to enter the B.A.S. Business Administration program.  Mayville State University offers the Associate of Arts in Business Management online.

For this degree, a minimum of 30 credit hours at the 300/400 level from MSU combined with the previously completed program is required. Students electing to complete this degree must satisfy general education requirements as well. However, students in the B.A.S. program have a great deal of flexibility in selecting general education, business specialization, and elective coursework. Students may complete a minor in accounting online, as well as any of the specializations available in the B.S. in Business Administration major (such as accounting, management, marketing, agribusiness, or banking and finance).


Mayville State University accepts transfer credit from regionally recognized accredited institutions of postsecondary education. All credit hours earned from the institutions that meet this criterion are accepted in transfer towards graduation degree credit hours.

Mayville State is working with community and technical colleges in North Dakota, Minnesota, and Wyoming to clearly outline how their associate's degrees will transfer into the Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration. Below you will find links to detailed transfer information from some of the institutions we have been working with. If you have earned a two-year degree from one of the schools listed below, many, if not all, of your credits will transfer easily into Mayville State's Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration. Some of your classes may even earn you transfer credit for some of the program's core requirements. You can view detailed articulation agreements by clicking the link below. These are only sample articulations. Actual transfer credit granted will vary.

Find articulation agreements with Mayville State.


Mayville State online and distance courses cost $337.25 per credit (2023-2024) for tuition and fees, regardless of a student's state of residency.  Please note, tuition is subject to change without notice.  Financial aid is available in the form of grants and loans. To see if you are eligible for financial aid, you first need to complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). When completing the form, list Mayville State University (Title IV code 002993) on your application.

BAS Business Administration Factsheet

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Cali Demarce

MSU Enrollment Specialist and Advisor - LRSC Office
1801 College Drive N
Room 119
Devils Lake, ND 58301
Phone: 701-662-1587