Bachelor of Business & Administration (BBA)

Kick start your Business journey with Globally Recognised BBA from International American University, Los Angeles, USA. You can study full program online or on-campus any time. 

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The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program aims to develop students’ intellectual ability through an appropriate blending of business and general education. The program assists the student in understanding and developing the unique leadership qualities required to be successful in business functions, an organizational unit, or an enterprise. The coursework provides students with a solid business foundation in the field. An emphasis is on critical thinking, decision-making, and Christian ethical behavior. The BBA degree program is designed to provide students with opportunities to explore business administration and meet educational goals and enhance their career opportunities.


Primary objectives of this program include equipping students with the knowledge and ability to:

1.   Develop a broad foundation in general education fields of study with an emphasis on critical thinking

2.  Acquire a broad understanding of the business field and apply it to a global contemporary business environment

3.  Demonstrate written and oral communication skills

4.  Understand the basic concepts of supervision and leadership, and apply leadership skills at the individual and group level

5.   Understand how Christian teachings, ethical principles, and core personal values are involved in business decision-making, and develop a Christian global perspective with respect for diverse cultures and faiths


IAU requires either evidence of an earned high school diploma, General Educational Development (GED) tests, ability-to-benefit exam (ATB), or the successful completion of a degree program. The degree must be earned at an appropriately accredited institution or foreign equivalent. Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis.

Professional Experience:
IAU recommends 1 year of full-time professional experience, in any organization, including, but not limited to, private, public, for-profit, non-profit, start-ups, or established corporate organizations.

Information Technology:
Possess computer and internet skills sufficient to effectively participate in IAU’s pedagogical model and conduct research at the undergraduate level.

Evidence of English Proficiency:
IAU requires writing skills at the appropriate level. Proficiency in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English is essential to your success at IAU. If English is not the applicant’s native language, or if an applicant has not had their secondary education taught in English, they will be required to provide proof of English Proficiency. Since classes are taught in English, an applicant must demonstrate their ability to read, write and speak English.


Maximum Total Credit Awarded is 90 units: 
Transfer Credit (TRC): 90 units
Standardized Exam Credit (SEC): 90 units

Paying for School

This program does not charge students for their educational instruction, course materials, or annual enrollment. It does charge modest fees for application and examination processing. The current fee schedule is as follows:


Application Fee - $100 USD

The Application Fee is non-refundable and must be submitted by the applicant along with the application for admission. The Application Fee does not include any additional fees that may be required for third-party evaluation.


Students are required to pay an Assessment Fee of only $600 USD for Each Semester 

For enrollment, students must pay 2-semester assessment fees which is $1200 USD

The estimated total assessment fees for the BBA are as follows: $4,800 USD for 8 Semester


Cancellation Policy

Students have the right to cancel their Enrollment Agreement at any time and are not charged any Assessment Fees during the first seven days of enrollment or prior to the first day of classes. A student’s notice of cancellation must be received by the University in writing via email to student.services@universityroad.org. Notice of cancellation is effective if it shows that the student no longer wishes to be bound by the Enrollment Agreement or to continue his or her attendance at the University. The notice of cancellation is effective five days after the time the University receives the notification of the cancellation. During this time, the student may notify the University that he or she no longer wishes to cancel his or her enrollment.


Refund Policy

Students who drop or withdraw from a course within the required deadline are not required to pay the Assessment Fee. 


The Application Fee is non-refundable except in instances when applicants withdraw their application for admission before an admissions decision is made. Applicants may write a formal request for a refund of the Application Fee to their personal advisor. If approved, refunds will be available to the applicant within 30 days of the submission of the formal request and the refund will be issued using the same payment method used by the applicant to pay the fee. 


Students who remain in their course beyond the course withdrawal deadline are not eligible for a refund of the Assessment Fee. The assessment fee is only refundable in instances where the University has canceled a student's course or if the student’s work was not assessed at all during the course.



1.   Complete 120-semester units of the prescribed curriculum.

2.  Complete a minimum of TWO internships.

3.  Complete all required course work with a cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

4.  Apply for graduation and meet all academic and financial requirements.

5.   F-1 students must maintain lawful status.



BBA Program Requirements


Communication & English
5 Required Courses
15 Units

COM 100 Intro to Mass Communication


COM 200 Public Speaking


ENG 100 English Composition


ENG 200 World Literature I


ENG 300 Critical Thinking


Social Sciences
3 Required Courses
9 Units

POL 100 Introduction to Political Science


PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology


SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology


Math & Sciences
4 Required Courses
12 Units

BUS 150 Business Math


ENV 100 Introduction to Environmental Science


INT 100 Introduction to Information Technology


INT 150 Computer Applications


Religious Studies
3 Required Courses (Choose 3)
9 Units

REL 100 Introduction to Religion


REL 105 Christianity: History and Tradition


REL 110 Introduction to the Bible


REL 200 Religions of the World


REL 300 Global Perspectives on the Old Testament


REL 310 The New Testament


Core Module
14 Required Courses
42 Units

ACC 100 Principles of Financial Accounting


ACC 200 Principles of Managerial Accounting


BUS 100 Introduction to Business


BUS 300 Business Ethics


BUS 310 Business Law


BUS 400 Business Strategy and Policy


ECN 200 Introduction to Microeconomics


ECN 210 Introduction to Macroeconomics


ECN 300 Money and Banking


FIN 300 Fundamentals of Finance


MGT 300 Principles of Management


MGT 320 Organizational Theory and Behavior


MGT 400 Operations Management


MKT 300 Marketing


Elective Module
11 Required Courses
33 Units

The Electives Module requirement can be fulfilled by taking any undergraduate courses that are not already a requirement. Undergraduate course codes are 100-499.


BBA Total Units



52.0201) Business Administration and Management, General

* Source: https://www.onetonline.org/crosswalk/CIP?s=52.0201&g=Go




Chief Executives


General and Operations Managers


Sales Managers


Administrative Services Managers


Industrial Production Managers


Transportation Managers


Storage and Distribution Managers


Construction Managers


Social and Community Service Managers


Regulatory Affairs Managers


Compliance Managers


Investment Fund Managers


Supply Chain Managers


Security Managers


Loss Prevention Managers


Wind Energy Operations Managers


Wind Energy Project Managers


Cost Estimators


Management Analysts


Business Teachers, Postsecondary


Assistant Manager (11-9199), Bookkeeper (43-3031), Executive Assistant (43-6011), General Manger Assistant (11-1021), Marketing Assistant (13-1160), Office Assistant (43-6010), Sales Associate (41-3099), Sales Associate Intern (41-0000), Salesperson (41-3000), Second Manager (11-9199).


Technology Requirements

To complete a degree program at University Road, students will need to have consistent access to a computer with a reliable internet connection. If students are working on a computer that is not their personal computer and are unable to save documents, it's important also to obtain an external drive. Because there are no mandatory video materials for University Road courses, this drive can be a simple USB drive. 

Most of the learning materials that students will be dealing with in their UR courses are compatible with Adobe PDF or Microsoft Office. Our learning platform, Moodle, can be accessed by the latest versions of IE, Safari, Opera, and Chrome, but we recommend that students use the latest version of Mozilla Firefox. Note also that although working through a mobile device is not recommended, it is an option. There is no need to purchase software to study at University Road. 

Note that whatever system students choose to use, all files shared with Course Instructors and classmates must be saved in either Microsoft-compatible formats or PDF format.




1. Is it available for students from every country?


2. How many hours per week?

15-20 hours per course per week

3. How many students per class?


4. Can students fail? Can students re-sit? How many times?

Yes, students can fail, and they are permitted to re-sit – once.

5. How are students graded?

Students will be graded on performance on assignments that can include quizzes, discussion forum submissions, papers, case studies, projects, presentations, and more.


Bachelor of Business & Administration (BBA)

  • Become a part of a global & strong alumni network.

    • Get an BBA Degree from American Leading Business School
    • World-Class Faculty
    • Industry-relevant curriculum for Career Enhancement & Growth
    • Regular interaction with Global Faculty & Industry Experts
    • Peer-to-peer interaction with learners from across the globe


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The University Road Advantage

Industry Mentors
  • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants, and graders
  • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalized feedback on improvement
Student Success Mentors
  • A dedicated Success Mentor is allocated to each student so as to ensure consistent progress
  • Success Mentors are your single point of contact for all your non-academic queries
Q&A Forum
  • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
  • Personalized feedback on assignments and case studies
Expert Feedback
  • Personalized expert feedback on assignments and projects
  • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept-related doubts
Industry Networking
  • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
  • Group discussions
  • One-on-one discussions and feedback sessions with industry mentors

Career Impact

  • Career Counselling

    Get personalised career paths traced by experts to ascertain the best opportunities

  • Resume Feedback

    Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content

  • Interview Preparation

    Get unlimited mock interview sessions with hiring managers and receive detailed feedback

Admission Details


Candidates can apply to this program in 4 steps.

  • Complete Application

    Fill the application form.

  • Know eligibility

    Once you fill-up the application form, you will be evaluated based on your academic profile. You will see whether you are eligible or not.

  • Book your seat

    Upon showing eligibility, book your seat by paying application fees

  • Complete Payment

    Pay the tuition fees


We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply for this Data Science certification. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program

Sign up for the BBA today!
  • BBA Degree from International American University, USA
  • Alumni Status from International American University, USA
  • World-Class Faculty
  • Industry-relevant curriculum for Career Enhancement & Growth
  • Regular interaction with Global Faculty & Industry Experts
  • Peer-to-peer interaction with learners from across the globe

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