Business leaders must be multi-talented and versatile, ready to shift from financial strategist to marketing innovator to team motivator. The Bachelor of Science in Business Management program prepares you to take on these varying roles so that you can play a pivotal part in guiding your organization to success.
In our business management program, you’ll learn to plan and execute business projects effectively, while gaining crucial interpersonal skills for informed, ethical decision-making, leading and motivating teams and persuasive communication.
Whether you are ready to advance at your organization or aspire to be a business owner, manager or entrepreneur, a degree in business management provides you with the tools and knowledge necessary to succeed and lead in the fast-paced business world. See the business management curriculum.
At Cal Lutheran, we pride ourselves on providing personal attention to each of our students. Our classes are intentionally kept small so that you can connect with your instructors and peers. You’ll also have access to a personal academic counselor who will guide and support you every step of the way.
This major is part of our Bachelor’s Degree for Professionals program, which is designed for working adults and lifelong learners resuming their education. Each student enters the program with a minimum of 24 transfer credits, with many bringing in even more credits.
On-campus courses at Thousand Oaks and Oxnard campuses
Evening classes once per week, Monday – Thursday
Flexible part-time and full-time options
Complete the degree in as little as two years
This Bachelor of Science in Business Management builds globally minded, future-focused managers in for-profit and nonprofit organizations. Graduates will be able to:
“Life doesn’t have to get in the way of you achieving your goals. The Bachelor’s Degree for Professionals program made me realize it’s never too late and it can be done. As a first-generation student, it was important for me to set an example for my son and the rest of my family, because I believe that higher education is important and shows commitment.”
All courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted
Applied Math for Business
Research Writing for Professionals
Advanced Research Writing for Professionals
Principles of Professional Communication
Foundations of Financial Accounting
Foundations of Management
Foundations of Marketing
Global Perspectives in Business
Business and Society
Foundation of Business Analytics
Foundations of Business Law
Foundations of Corporate Finance
Foundations of Strategic Management
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Select one of the following:
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Students must take at least one of the following:
Foundations of Managerial Accounting
Foundations of Human Resource Management
To graduate, students must complete 124 credits minimum. This total includes:
To learn more about the Bachelor’s Degree for Professionals offered by the California Lutheran School for Professional and Continuing Studies and download a brochure, please fill out the form. You can also get in touch with an admission counselor directly by calling us at 866-944-8289.