Accelerated Bachelor's Degree Completion

B.S. in Business Management

No matter what’s fueling your ambition, we have the tools and structure to help you every step of the way as you achieve your goals.

Management and leadership are imperative skills for a career in business. In the Accelerated Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program business management major, you will develop these essential qualities while gaining valuable expertise in teamwork, marketing, professional communication, accounting and operations management. Collaborative courses help prepare you to advance your career and pursue leadership positions.

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared to apply for graduate studies in Jefferson’s Master of Business Administration program with advanced standing–a range of iMBA foundation courses are part of the bachelor’s requirements.

business management studentAccelerated Program Features

Get the Credit Your Deserve: To be admitted, you must have a minimum of 30 transferable credits. You can transfer up to 72 credits.
Schedule for Your Busy Life: Eight-week terms; afternoon, evening and Saturday morning classes; and online courses enable you to schedule your education around life and career demands.
Learn from the Real-world: Experienced faculty give insight into the field, while collaborative projects help develop practical skills while building your network.


To earn a Bachelor of Science degree, you must complete a minimum of 120 credits. These credits are acquired through transfer of credits from previously attended accredited colleges, universities and institutes, and through courses taken at Jefferson. Specific course requirements are listed below. Remaining credits are satisfied with elective courses.

General Requirements: College-level courses in writing, math, science, history, social science, humanities, and information systems are required for a Bachelor of Science degree.

General Education Core: 15 credits

  • HIST-321 Business, Industry and Work in American History
  • HUMN-310 Globalization and World Politics
  • SOC-310 The Social Science of the Workplace
  • COMM-320 Professional Communication Skills
  • CSSEM-499 Professional Studies Capstone Seminar

Continuing Professional Studies Core: 18 credits

  • CSSEM-300 Professional Practice Seminar
  • MGMT-361 Leadership Theory and Ethical Practices
  • ECON-331 Economic Decision Making
  • STAT-311 Finding and Evaluating Statistical Data
  • FINC-323 Financial Decision Making
  • IT-201 Learning and Technology

*Major Courses: 15 credits

  • MGMT-401 Operations Management
  • MKTG-102 Principles of Marketing
  • ACCT-101 Financial Accounting
  • ACCT-102 Managerial Accounting
  • BUS-499 Business Capstone Seminar

*Courses in this program are offered at Thomas Jefferson University’s East Falls Campus, the Bucks County Campus, and in Delaware County at the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology.