A.A. in Business

Delivery Format: Online | On Campus

Total Credit Hours Required: 64 +

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The Associate of Arts in Business degree, offered online and on campus, will prepare you to advance professionally in business operations, communication and customer service. With this associate degree in business, you'll gain a unique understanding of the leadership styles, management approaches and business systems that drive organizational success. You'll also explore innovation and its critical role in business. Our associate degree in business is taught from a Christian perspective to enrich how you think and lead personally and professionally.

  • Learn from a distinguished faculty with executive leadership experience in business, education, government and the military.
  • Take courses in accounting, marketing, business communications, business law, technology and financial management.
  • Discover your leadership strengths and the principles that lead to greater productivity and job satisfaction.

Career Opportunities:

  • Business Operations
  • Business Communication
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Human Services
  • Marketing

Admission requirements for the business associate degree vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

 Invest in your calling with this on-campus or online business associate degree.

College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type


On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours


  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.


  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour


Student Fees




Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)



One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)



Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)


One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

New Student Programming Fee


One-time fee applied to all incoming students

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)



Contributes to university academic and administrative operations


Optional Fees


Late Payment


Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

$70-200 per course

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