This degree addresses fundamentals of business including management, marketing, economics, ethical business practices, and accounting. Using a responsive approach that tailors your coursework to real workforce needs, this program will help you become a qualified critical thinker, well-rounded communicator, and use quantitative analysis.

Degree Program Details

An overview of what we offer, what you’ll learn, and how to get started.

  • Statistics
  • Principles of Management
  • Financial Management
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Business Management

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Students will

  • Apply management theories such as motivation, leadership, and conflict resolution throughout various functional areas of organizations.
  • Communicate management information effectively across an organization to a broad spectrum of audiences and in a variety of business situations.
  • Apply quantitative tools in business analysis and decision-making.
    Critically analyze, research and articulate management strengths and weaknesses in terms of competitive advantage, human resources, marketing, financial and strategic positioning.
  • Make ethical business decisions based on evaluation of corporate social responsibility and ethical practice.
  • Manage and lead strategically to enhance the effectiveness of individuals, teams, and business organizations in a global environment.
With our Transfer Pathway, we’ll transfer in your entire associate degree, giving you an important jumpstart towards your bachelor’s degree. To meet the eligibility requirements, you must earn a C or better in each of your courses and an associate degree in a related field from a regionally accredited college or university.

Step #1 – Earn Your Associate Degree
Your associate degree should contain the following courses as a foundation for this Transfer Pathway:

  • Principles of Management
  • Economics
  • Marketing
  • Financial Accounting (usually Accounting I & II)

Step #2 – Apply to Granite State College!
Contact us to set up an appointment or begin your application now. During this process, an advisor will review your transcripts to ensure your eligibility for the Transfer Pathway, or recommend a more helpful option for you.

Step #3 – Complete Your Degree Requirements
Review the courses you’ll take as a student by opening the Course Highlights tab above.


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  • Regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).
  • Available fully online with select on campus courses.
  • Affordable tuition.
  • Top-ranked by U.S. News & World Report for our online bachelor’s degrees.
  • 84% of our students are transfer students. Making the most of your transfer credits is our specialty.
  • Career counseling is available to all students and alumni. We also extend this service to those considering their college options.
  • Faculty who are subject matter experts that share their real-world expertise to help you apply what you learn to your personal goals and career.
Applications for admission are accepted on a rolling basis, offering the opportunity to begin studies at Granite State College at any term during the year. Admission is granted to students who earned a high school diploma, completed a high school education in a homeschool setting under state law, or demonstrate high school equivalency. Successful completion of one of the following exams will be required for demonstrating high school equivalency: the GED, HiSET, or TASC.

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Your Prior and Current Learning Counts

Many of our students can demonstrate college-level knowledge gained from military, workplace and volunteer-based training, and experiences. We are expert at helping students demonstrate learning and earning academic credit.

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Career Outlook

The need for business managers will grow, but expect competition in the applicant pool. Those who can communicate well and demonstrate skills in leadership, team building, and multi-tasking, will excel. Focus on your creative problem solving skills and embrace industry trends to grow your potential in the business management field.