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BS in Business Administration - Business Process Management

Aspiring business managers could develop leadership and organizational skills by enrolling in Kaplan University's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a career focus area in Business Process Management program. Learn more about the program here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a career focus area in Business Process Management

School Offering Program:

Kaplan University

Degree Level:

Bachelor of Science

Program Description:

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a career focus area in Business Process Management program at Kaplan University is designed to provide a basic understanding of several business areas and functions while developing management, communication, and organizational skills. Students will have the opportunity to study quality management tools and processes, project planning and selection techniques, project scheduling and budgeting, business information system management, change management, and business process analysis. Required courses in the business administration major address managerial accounting, marketing research, business ethics, corporate finance, and operations management. The program emphasizes the development of problem solving, communication, and leadership skills.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length/Total Credits Required:

180 credits. Kaplan University defines an academic year as the time in which a full-time student is expected to complete three terms of instructional time. Full-time students are expected to complete at least 36 credit hours within the academic year.

Financial Aid Available:

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Aid opportunities include military aid and federal, state, and private lending programs.

Required Courses for a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Career Focus Area in Business Process Management:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Kaplan University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Business Process Management Career Focus Area

  • IT 301: Project Management I (6 credits)
  • MT 300: Management of Information Systems (6 credits)
  • MT 400: Business Process Management (6 credits)
  • MT 475: Outcomes Assessment and Quality Management (6 credits)

Major Requirements

  • BU 224: Microeconomics (5 credits)
  • MM 255: Business Math and Statistical Measures (5 credits)
  • MT 140: Introduction to Management (5 credits)
  • MT 217: Finance (5 credits)
  • MT 219: Marketing (5 credits)
  • MM 305: Business Statistics and Quantitative Analysis (6 credits)
  • MT 302: Organizational Behavior (6 credits)
  • MT 460: Management Policy and Strategy (6 credits)
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • AC 113: Accounting for Nonaccounting Majors
    • AC 114: Accounting I
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • BU 204: Macroeconomics
    • MT 220: Global Business
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • MT 203: Human Resource Management
    • MT 209: Small Business Management
  • Choose one of the following (6 credits):
    • LS 311: Business Law
    • LS 312: Ethics and the Legal Environment
  • Choose one of the following (6 credits):
    • MT 355: Marketing Research
    • MT 450: Marketing Management
    • 300/400 Level: Marketing Elective
  • Choose one of the following (6 credits):
    • MT 400: Business Process Management
    • MT 435: Operations Management
  • Choose one of the following (6 credits):
    • MT 445: Managerial Economics
    • MT 480: Corporate Finance
  • Choose one of the following (6 credits):
    • MT 490: Management Capstone Externship
    • MT 499: Bachelor's Capstone in Management

Core and Elective Requirements

  • CM 107: College Composition I (5 credits)
  • CM 220: College Composition II (5 credits)
  • CS 204: Professional Presence (3 credits)
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • MM 150: Survey of Mathematics
    • MM 212: College Algebra
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • HU 200: Critical Evaluation in the Humanities
    • HU 245: Ethics
    • HU 250: Humanities and Culture
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • SC 200: Discovering Science - Current Issues in a Changing World
    • SC 235: General Biology I - Human Perspectives
    • SC 246: Fundamentals of Microbiology
    • SC 250: Science for Everyday Life
  • Choose one of the following (5 credits):
    • SS 211: The 1960s - Reshaping the American Dream
    • SS 236: People, Power, and Politics - An Introduction to American Government
    • SS 250: The Technological Revolution - A Social Scientific Approach
  • Open Electives (59 credits)

Post Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Graduates of Kaplan University's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a career focus area in Business Process Management program could enhance their skills or prepare to seek career advancement by pursing a master's degree. Obtaining a graduate degree could prepare students for upper management positions in a business environment.

Master's degree options for graduates include (but are not limited to):

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Management

Career Paths:

Upon completion of Kaplan University's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a career focus area in Business Process Management program, graduates could pursue specific types of management positions in nearly any industry. They could apply the management skills developed in the program to positions in information technology, project management, marketing, operations, or quality management.

Positions graduates could pursue include:

  • Project manager
  • Product manager
  • Operations manager
  • Information systems manager

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