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Business Administration

Business Administration

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Chestnut Hill College’s Accelerated Adult Degree Program is designed for the adult learner. The Business Administration program emphasizes the importance of integrating a liberal arts curriculum with a solid foundation of business courses to prepare students to solve real-life business problems in a socially sensitive, ethical manner. Students will learn how to analyze both the qualitative and the quantitative variables in the decision-making process as they develop the skills needed to succeed as business professionals. This program will also prepare students for graduate studies in business administration or finance. 

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Chestnut Hill College's Center for Business programs are in candidacy for accreditation by the ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR BUSINESS SCHOOLS AND PROGRAMS (ACBSP).
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Major core requirements

In addition to Core Liberal Arts, 54 credits are required in the major. The Major Requirements are:

  • UEMG 201 - Principles of Management
  • UEMK 201 - Principles of Marketing
  • UEBC 206 - Business Writing and Communications
  • UEEC 109 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • UEMA 104 - Mathematics for Business I
  • UEMA 105 - Mathematics for Business II
  • UEMA 110 - Probability and Statistics
  • UEFN 220 - Principles of Finance: Money and Banking
  • UEAB 217 - Financial Accounting
  • UEAB 219 - Managerial Accounting
  • UEAB 372 - Legal Environment of Business
  • UEHR 305 - Human Resources Management
  • UEMG 325 - Operations Management or
  • UEMG 307 Strategic Management
  • UEFN 441 - Financial Management
  • UEMG 453 - Senior Seminar


Major elective requirements

Any three (3) of the following courses are required:

  • UEEC 110 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • UEMG 303 - Psychology of Leadership
  • UEMG 321- Managing Non-Profit Organizations
  • UEMG 350 – Government and Business
  • UEFN 342 - Risk and Insurance
  • UEFN 352 - International Business
  • UEMG 400 - Special Topics
  • UEFN 460 – Internship
  • UEPL 135 – Business Ethics



For your convenience, Chestnut Hill College offers accelerated degree courses in four locations:

  • Chestnut Hill College Main Campus
  • Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell
  • University Center at Montgomery County Community College in Pottstown

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Transferring Credits

Students can transfer up to 75 credits from another accredited college or university. Prior Learning Assessment options can also help you earn credits for on-the-job experience and training programs.

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