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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 nine 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.

Explore Scholarships

Explore exciting scholarship opportunities such as academic merit scholarships, honors college scholarships, and more! Learn about the scholarships for on-campus incoming freshmen: the $10,000 Freedom Scholarships, $4,000 Homeschool Scholarships and $4,000 Private School Scholarships.

ALIGN YOURSELF WITH EXCELLENCE

Regent has been ranked among Top National Universities by the U.S. News & World Report for two consecutive years (2019 and 2020). Our programs have also ranked as the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in Virginia for 9 years in a row. Experience the Regent difference through our ACBSP-accredited Bachelor of Science in Business program.

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To learn more about this program, please complete the Request Information form on this page.

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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Regent’s Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Financial Management builds upon the core strength of our business degree to prepare you for the financial sector. You will study theories, concepts and practices of corporate finance, banking, risk management, and performance measurements.

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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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Affords the student an opportunity for specialized research or project in an area of interest. An independent study cannot be offered for a course that is already designated and listed. All MFA or M.A. and Ph.D. independent studies have the 90 designation.

Provides a comprehensive presentation of financial accounting principles and practices. Emphasis is placed on the preparation of financial statements, the basic framework and contents of these reports, and the preparation process.

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.

Step 1: Apply to Regent University

Step 2: Complete Your Admissions Questionnaire

  • After you submit your application, you will receive a link to complete the required admissions questionnaire.

Step 3: Submit Your Unofficial Transcripts

  • Email your unofficial high school or college transcripts to apply@regent.edu using the subject line: Unofficial Transcripts.
  • Upon conditional acceptance, Regent University will attempt to obtain your official transcripts from your U.S. degree-granting institution.
  • International transcripts must be evaluated by a NACES-approved company.

Step 4: Submit Your Government-Issued ID if Applicable

  • All online students and graduate level on-campus students are required to email a photo of your government-issued ID to apply@regent.edu using the subject line: Government ID.
  • Please note that all items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.

Step 5: Submit Your FAFSA

  • Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov. Regent’s school code is 030913.

Invest in your calling with this bachelor’s in business degree.

DegreeTuition Block Rate Per SemesterCredit Hours Per SemesterTuition Block Rate Per Semester
Students taking on-campus classes
(fall & spring semesters)
$8,61012 - 18$8,610
DegreeTuition Cost Per Credit HourAverage Credit Hours Per SemesterAverage Tuition Per Semester
Students taking on-campus classes
(fall & spring semesters)
$574Under 12$7,260
Students taking on-campus classes
(fall & spring semesters)
$574Over 18$10,332
Students taking on-campus classes
(summer semester)
$574N/A$1,722+

Student Fees Per Semester

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)$800

Housing Fees »

DegreeTuition Cost Per Credit HourAverage Credit Hours Per SemesterAverage Tuition Per Semester
Part-Time Students (3-11 Credit Hours Per Semester)$4506$2,700
Full-Time Students (12+ Credit Hours Per Semester)$39512$4,740

Student Fees Per Semester

University Services Fee (Online Students)$650

Military Admissions & Aid »

DegreeTuition Block Rate Per SemesterCredit Hours Per SemesterTuition Block Rate Per Semester
Students taking on-campus classes
(fall & spring semesters)
$8,61012 - 18$8,610
DegreeTuition Cost Per Credit HourAverage Credit Hours Per SemesterAverage Tuition Per Semester
Students taking on-campus classes
(fall & spring semesters)
$574Under 12$6,888
Students taking on-campus classes
(fall & spring semesters)
$574Over 18$10,332
Students taking on-campus classes
(summer semester)
$574N/A$1,722+

Student Fees Per Semester

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)$800

Housing Fees »

DegreeTuition Cost Per Credit HourAverage Credit Hours Per SemesterAverage Tuition Per Semester
Part-Time Students (3-11 Credit Hours Per Semester)$4506$2,700
Full-Time Students (12+ Credit Hours Per Semester)$39512$4,740

Student Fees Per Semester

University Services Fee (Online Students)$650

Military Admissions & Aid »

“Regent offered me a way to marry my credentials with experience in a Christian setting.”

Ryan Holloway, MBA, 2016 Executive Director, Care Net Peninsula

“Regent gave me the skills I needed and prepared me for the work I’m doing now.”

Stryker Watts, B.S. in Business - Marketing, 2013 Senior Manager, Deposit & Regional Marketing, First Republic Bank

“Regent prepared me to step into the unknown with confidence and skill.”

Jonathan Holman, B.S. in Business, 2019 Director of Business Intelligence, Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance

“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