Program at a Glance
|Degree: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration|
|Strome College of Business: Department of Finance|
|Cost: $316-345 per credit hour *|
|Required: 63 credit hours from ODU (120 total)|
|Learning Environment: Online asynchronousAccess course material online from any location and complete coursework following a defined course schedule., Online synchronousAccess course material online from any location and participate in regularly scheduled online class meetings.|
Do you enjoy numbers, analysis, and real world application?
This program will prepare you both professionally and ethically, in a global context, for a successful financial career in business, government, and non-profit sectors. You will be able to perform relevant basic, applied and educational research within regional, national and global economic communities.
Talk with an advisor to determine how your credits will transfer. The curriculum sheets below can serve as a guide for planning your course of study.
Map out your education with this program's Long Range Schedule (PDF). Note: The real estate and insurance tracks are not available via distance learning.
This is a degree completion program.
Explore Monarch TRANSFERmation to see how courses you've completed may transfer to ODU. To have an advisor review your transcripts, contact your nearest ODU extended classroom site or call 1.800.968.2638.
For this program, you will need to be accepted into ODU as a degree-seeking student. Additionally, you will need to apply to the Strome School of Business, which is a two-step process: BSBA Step One (PDF); BSBA Step Two (PDF). Courses required for this admission are ACCT 201, ECON 202S, ENGL 110C, MATH 162M, and BUSN 110 with a grade of C or better in each.
Courses in this program are offered in this technology:
Online Asynchronous: Access course materials online from any location. These courses require little to no synchronous (same-time) scheduled class meetings, but assignments and exams are scheduled by the instructor. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.
Online synchronous: Access course material online from any location and participate in live, regularly scheduled online class meetings.
You also may be able to get your associate’s degree online from John Tyler Community College or Northern Virginia Community College. Thanks to our partnerships, your entire undergraduate program could be completed online! Click to learn more.
- Corporate financial management – financial analysts, capital budgeting managers, credit managers, or a position in cash control or risk management
- Securities analysts
- Account executives or portfolio managers/analysts
- Bank management positions, such as lending officers, marketing officers or financial analysts
- Entrepreneurs operating their own businesses
|Undergraduate Distance Learning Tuition Classification||Cost per credit hour|
|Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile)||$316|
|Students living outside of Virginia||$345|
|* In Virginia but without Virginia domicile||$874|
Rates are effective Fall 2015 and subject to change. Please visit ODU's main Admission & Financial Aid web site for complete tuition details.
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