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B.S. in Business

Be Equipped for Success Through Regent’s B.S. in Business Degree

Ready to lead? Innovate? Be an entrepreneur? Regent’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Business will prepare you for a career in management, banking, marketing, human resources, and more. You’ll build critical-thinking and ethical decision-making skills, develop marketing strategies, and a viable business plan, and blend modern business concepts with real-world experience. You can pursue our ACBSP-accredited Bachelor of Science in Business program online or at our beautiful campus in Virginia Beach. Choose from one of seven concentrations that best aligns with your career goals.

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SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS

Use statistical methods and techniques to develop and implement strategic decisions for improved efficiency and productivity.

BUILD ON A STRONG FOUNDATION

Anchor your knowledge and skill on Christian principles and values.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

Be mentored by faculty in Virginia Beach who hold the highest degrees in their field.

ALIGN YOURSELF WITH EXCELLENCE

Regent has been ranked among Top National Universities by the U.S. News & World Report for two consecutive years (2019 & 2020). Our programs have also ranked as the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in Virginia for 8 years in a row. Experience the Regent difference through our ACBSP-accredited Bachelor of Science in Business program.

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On completing the Bachelor of Science in Business degree program, you will be able to:

  • Maximize the unique strengths of others within corporate, nonprofit, ministry or government settings.
  • Identify, analyze and resolve complex challenges.
  • Use statistical methods and techniques to develop and implement strategic decisions.
  • Apply principled business practices to achieve organizational success.

Career Opportunities

  • Advertising/Marketing Manager
  • Corporate Executive
  • Entrepreneur
  • Financial Advisor/Analyst
  • Human Resources Specialist
10%
Projected growth in business and financial occupations from 2016-2026 Bureau of Labor Statistics

Regent's Bachelor of Science in Business – Accounting builds upon the core strength of our business degree to prepare you for a career in accounting and finance. Gain essential skills needed for success in the worldwide business community.

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Prepare for a successful career in finance, banking and more through the Bachelor of Science in Business – Economics program. Learn about cost and inflation, estimation, market structure, and capital budgeting—all taught from a Christian perspective.

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Grow as a principled leader and innovator through the Bachelor of Science in Business – General Management program. Study a broad range of topics including operations, management, and human resources.

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Develop the crucial skills and knowledge to manage one of the workforce's most valuable resources through the Bachelor of Science in Business – Human Resource Management program. Explore human resource strategy, compensation, personnel law and more.

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The Bachelor of Science in Business – International Business program will teach you about building relationships with vendors and franchise partners cross-culturally, as well as factors influencing foreign markets.

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Study marketing research, public relations, e-commerce, advertising and promotion through the Bachelor of Science in Business – Marketing program. Experience an entrepreneurially-focused education.

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Prepare to handle the corporate side of sports through Regent's Bachelor of Science in Business – Sports Management program. Study current trends, marketing strategies and plans that promote brand awareness, sales and public image.

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Prepare for a career in management, banking, marketing, human resources and more through the Bachelor of Science in Business – Undeclared program. Blend modern business concepts with real world experience.

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Investigation of the role of business in society, the human side of business, the functions of business, and the accounting/reporting processes of business.

Exploration of principles and activities in the commercial enterprise including topics such as product, price, promotion, place/channel, competition, company, and communication.

Examines from a Christian perspective, foundational leadership behaviors required of leaders within organization. Students will learn leadership theories and styles of communication, and develop strategies for implementing effective oral and written leadership communications in businesses and organizations.

Explores the financial function of the commercial enterprise including topics on working capital management, procurement of resources from financial markets, and financial decision making in the firm. Prerequisite: ECON 120 or ECON 260.

Examines statistical theories, principles and concepts associated with business operations and processes. The course utilizes statistical methods and techniques to develop, implement and analyze business decisions designed to improve efficiency and productivity. Prerequisite: MATH 102 or 211 or equivalent.

Examines the current and emerging legal principles that impact business transactions, topics include contracts, business organizations and structure, sale of goods, commercial paper, personal and real estate property, intellectual property and international business law.

Examines the process of selecting, designing, implementing and evaluating technology to meet mission critical requirements while maintaining competitive advantages, increase efficiency and minimizing costs.

Surveys the opportunities and challenges associated with planning, conducting and implementing international business transactions in the international marketplace. Prerequisite: BUSN 240.

Study of strategy development and deployment in the business enterprise and examines the overarching application of the role of a biblical worldview in the business enterprise. Prerequisites: BUSN 220, BUSN 240, and BUSN 320.

The integration and synthesis of knowledge and principles concerning all areas of business. Requirements include submission of a working business plan. Prerequisite: Senior standing.

Examines macroeconomic theories, comparative economics, econometrics, macro-economic models, fiscal and monetary policy formation and analysis. Prerequisite: ECON 120 or ECON 260.

Planning, operating, and controlling production of goods and services. Prerequisite: MATH 102.

Admission requirements for the bachelor’s in business program 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 bachelor’s in business degree.

2019-20 Tuition Rates

Program Type Tuition

On-Campus Student

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

 

  • $8,610 (block rate)
  • $605/credit hour
  • $574/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
  • $450/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

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

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150

$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

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

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee(On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee(Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

2020-21 Tuition Rates

Program Type Tuition

On-Campus Student

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

 

  • $8,610 (block rate)
  • $574/credit hour
  • $574/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
  • $450/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

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

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150

$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

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

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee(On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee(Online Students)

$750/semester

$600/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

“Regent's online, eight-week programs will help you take responsibility and have a way to be self-taught. You'll not only have that initiative, but you'll be able to interact with your professors online. It was really good for me.”

Taniki Richard, B.S. Business Leadership, 2016 Former U.S. Marine Corps

“I am thrilled, delighted and honored to be used for His purpose.”

Jennifer Bennett, B.S., 2007; M.A. in Organizational Leadership & Management, 2011 Organizational, Workforce, Strategic Planning and Leadership Management, U.S. Navy (Washington Navy Yard)

“It is neat to see people who care about excellence but aren’t haughty about it. They approach it with humility in their academics, their spiritual lives, and each other.”

Hannah Lillemo, B.A., 2020 Honors Program Graduate

“At Regent, they encourage you as an individual and want you to succeed. Don’t sell yourself short. You can do it.”

Robert Coward, B.A. in History, 2019

“My friends and I feel like Regent chose us. It was clear that we were meant to be here, and we're better for it. I tell others, 'If you're looking for something out of the ordinary, something authentic, that gives evidence to God, I suggest Regent University.' Our community and the pursuit of God are unparalleled.”

Kristin Smith, B.A. in History, 2020 Next Generation Coordinator, Strong Tower Church