Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

The Bachelor of Business Administration degree program combines a powerful specialized curriculum featuring more courses in your area of interest with classes taught by industry specialists who bring a real world perspective to their courses. Our online business degree programs are able to help give you the skills and knowledge you need to get an edge in the marketplace and compete in today’s business environment.

Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation

American InterContinental University® is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. To contact the Higher Learning Commission please visit

The business administration degree programs at AIU are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The Fashion Marketing specialization, Bachelor of Accounting, Master of Accounting, Bachelor of Healthcare Management, and Master of Healthcare Management degree programs are not accredited by ACBSP.


    Today’s business careers are becoming increasingly specialized, challenging students to develop more extensive skills and expertise. AIU offers industry-focused degree specializations that allow you to take more courses in your field of interest than at other schools so you can develop the specific knowledge you need to move your career forward. Scroll down to view AIU’s degree specializations.

  • Generalist

    Focus on areas essential to the field of business with a program that is designed to give you a solid foundation in all areas of business.

  • Accounting

    Learn the fundamentals of the accounting cycle while gaining a better understanding of the role of financial accounting information in support of decision-making and planning throughout an organization.

  • Entrepreneurship

    Gain a solid background in business fundamentals along with an in-depth study into the knowledge and skills needed to effectively create, organize, develop and manage a business.

  • Fashion Marketing

    Blend a real-world understanding of the fashion, retail and garment industry with core business courses to work effectively on a wide range of fashion marketing promotions.

  • Finance

    Learn the fundamentals of the financial industry and gain a better understanding of financial investing, international finance, capital planning and financial analysis.

  • Healthcare Management

    Explore management issues in healthcare, such as the environment of care, performance improvement, risk assessment and managing diverse workforces in healthcare while acquiring a solid foundation in business fundamentals.

  • Human Resource Management

    Acquire a solid foundation in business while exploring topics related to human resources such as employment law, the employment process, compensation and benefits, training and development, employee motivation, employee safety and labor relations.

  • International Business

    Learn the foundations of international business with a focus on topics like international finance, global leadership and management, trade and legal operations.

  • Management

    Learn about organizational change, the role of managers and cultural differences found in today's fast-paced, ever-changing business environment in addition to developing a solid background in business fundamentals.

  • Marketing

    Gain insights and real world knowledge from marketing industry specialists with a focus on topics such as public relations, international marketing, consumer behavior and advertising and promotion management.

  • Operations Management

    Operations management in modern organizations involves design, management and improvement of production processes. Learn to evaluate the transformation process involved in the creation of goods and services as well as gain a foundation in business fundamentals.

  • Project Management

    Learn how to devise creative solutions that can help solve unexpected problems as they arise throughout the course of a project's lifecycle while acquiring the skills and knowledge to complete projects on time and within specified budgets.