B.S. in Business Administration Online

The two-year, online B.S. in Business Administration: Global Business & Leadership degree completion program is designed specifically to meet the needs of students completing associates degrees at Rowan College of Gloucester County (RCGC) and Rowan College of Burlington County (RCGC), but is open to other New Jersey community college students who have completed the necessary prerequisite courses. Students graduate with a prestigious Rowan University business degree; a comprehensive understanding of business functions, including management, marketing, accounting and finance; and an in-demand specialization in global business. Designed to provide students with hands-on experience that will allow them to excel in their first and future career positions, all students complete a required internship. Students who graduate from this program will find jobs in business that focus on global markets.

The goals for these programs are:

  • To assist students who have completed the Associate of Science in Business Administration
  • To provide greater access to education to regional students
  • Maintaining AACSB and ABET standards of quality


The program of study provide the common business core of classes (27 semester hours) covering all of the functional areas of business. An additional 33 semester hours, the Specialization, is used to increase students’ understanding of the challenges and opportunities of global business as well as develop their managerial skills and understanding. The program’s goals include:


  • Assisting students with an Associate of Science in Business Administration complete a four year degree in general business
  • Providing greater access to education to regional students
  • Maintaining AACSB and ABET standards of quality


Options exists for students to also complete a minor in international studies in addition to the Specialization in Global Business and Leadership.



With the completion of the Associate of Science in Business Administration, students entering this program can typically complete the Bachelor of Science program (121 semester hours) with an additional 60 semester hours of credit in general education, business core, and specialization classes. Students completing this program will have an understanding of business fundamentals, a comprehension of the global business enterprises and leadership principles.


  • Required Courses: 27 s.h.
  • Specialization Courses: 33 s.h.
    • Global Business Courses: 12 s.h.
    • Leadership Courses: 6 s.h.
    • Specialization Capstone Courses: 6 s.h.
Total Program Semester Hours: 84

Admissions Requirements

The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.

  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee

  • At least 24 transferable undergraduate credits (45 is usually recommended)

  • Recommended minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale)

  • Foundation Courses (eligible applicants must have successfully completed the following undergraduate foundation courses at an accredited institution prior to admission):

    • MATH 03.125 - Calculus: Techniques and Applications (or equivalent)
    • STAT 02.260 - Statistics I (or equivalent)

Tuition & Costs

Rate Fees Per Semester Hour
$452 -- $452