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Online Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

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Online Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Increase your impact in the business world

With a B.A. in Business Administration from National Louis University, you can evolve as a leader and elevate your ability to help others succeed in their roles.

Available fully online or through a blend of online and campus-based courses in the Chicagoland area, this four-year program teaches fundamental principles in leadership, accounting, ethics, marketing, sales and human resource management. You can then apply these tools to lead effective change in companies, grow small business ideas and manage productive teams.

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This difference-making degree will help you:

  • Gain an understanding of consumers, ethics and business issues in today’s marketplace
  • Employ proven business management techniques to help meet operational goals
  • Apply what you learn immediately in your career
  • Communicate effectively while encouraging collaboration and respect
  • Specialize your learning with an optional concentration for no additional time or cost

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NLU offers 7 convenient start dates each year and it’s free to apply.

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Why choose NLU for your Online bachelor’s degree in business?

Customized learning

Choose to specialize your business administration degree by adding a concentration for no additional time or cost. Contact us for further details.

Professional connections

Courses are taught by instructors with real-world experience — and connections — in the business world. Nurturing these relationships can be a great asset toward your success.

Career resources

We have career counselors who can show you how to translate your NLU education into a fulfilling and successful career. All services are included in your online tuition.

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Get to know NLU:

Founded in Chicago over 130 years ago, NLU has expanded to six campus locations in Illinois and Florida — and everywhere online.

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Questions about financial aid? Let’s talk about your options.

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An Online B.A. in Business Administration can improve your career outlook

Potential business careers

  • Accounting or budget analyst
  • Business consultant
  • Customer service manager
  • Independent business owner
  • Insurance sales
  • Project manager
  • Sales manager

National average salary

Project manager
$80,000
Payscale.com, 2018

In the business administration program, they really focus on helping people discover what kind of leadership values they have and how they can improve on them.

Aimee Galban
B.A. in Business Administration


Courses include:


Control your schedule

Control your schedule

Get the flexibility you need as a working professional. View your online classes at any time during the week — you set the pace. NLU offers seven start dates per year so you can begin coursework (and graduate) faster.

Expand your professional network

Expand your professional network

Learning online does not mean learning alone. NLU helps you build a professional network with instructors and fellow online students through active discussion forums as well as project-based work (both group and individual).

Take engaging coursework

Take engaging coursework

You may be online, but you’re still part of the class. NLU’s online learning portal allows you to take a course live, or watch a recording whenever you’re ready. Coursework is delivered in multiple formats including written papers, video and slideshows with audio.


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Your success coach gives you one-on-one support

Every online student at NLU is paired with a dedicated success coach who helps in areas ranging from class projects to time management. As your biggest fan at NLU, your success coach can connect you with the resources and people you need to be successful.

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