Build on your previous college experience with an online BASM

With the Strayer Bachelor of Applied Science in Management (BASM), you can expand on what you already know with people skills and expertise in business, leadership, and management practices.

Transfer the credits you’ve earned in your community college, technical college, or applied science associate’s degree into this exceptional bachelor’s degree program.

You’ll learn to:

  • Measure strategic goals and performance
  • Apply decision-making techniques to critical business challenges
  • Communicate strategies, policies and procedures
  • Foster more productive, ethical organizational cultures
  • Develop organizational structures and operational concepts
  • Tap into the power of critical-thinking skills and logic

AT-A-GLANCE

Winter Classes Start:

January 6

Courses to Complete:

28

Cost Per Course:

$1,480

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KEY COURSES IN THE BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT DEGREE

  • BUS 302 - MANAGEMENT CONCEPTS

    Provides a survey of fundamental management concepts and techniques. This information contributes to effective management and provides a foundation for the continued study of management applications. Emphasis is placed on the roles, the environment, and the primary functions of the manager (planning, organizing, leading, controlling), as well as the skills required and various techniques used to perform these functions. The course will also highlight the development of management principles and their integration into modern management theory. The communication process, motivation, and operations (production) management are also presented.

  • BUS 309 - BUSINESS ETHICS

    Examines the applications of ethical principles through consideration of typical problem areas encountered in organizations. The course focuses on the ethical perspectives of business decision-making and policy development in a variety of key areas including individual behavior, human resource management, work environments, marketing, property rights, and international business. The analysis of case situations will illustrate the application of various ethical approaches (utility, individual rights, and justice) in managing organizations.

  • BUS 310 - Human Resource Management

    Analyze the major human resource management functions in organizations. Understand the various components of the human resource management process (workforce planning, recruitment, selection, training/development, compensation, performance appraisal, labor relations and employee relations) and the associated activities to perform these functions. Discuss the workforce management responsibilities of all managers, with an emphasis on job analysis considerations, the supporting role of human resource management to strategic planning and the major government legislation affecting workforce management.

  • BUS 322 - Organizational Behavior

    Review the fundamental concepts of organizational behavior, with an emphasis on human problems and behaviors in organizations and methods of dealing with these problems. Focus on motivation, informal groups, power and politics, communication, ethics, conflict resolution, employment laws, technology and people, and managing change.

  • BUS 375 - Project Management

    Presents the fundamentals of the project management process and examines application of the process. Reviews the stages and activities in the project life cycle, the organization for project management, and various project control and evaluations processes. Introduces considerations for negotiation and human resource management concerns in project management.

  • MKT 305 - Consumer Behavior

    Learn to perform consumer analyses to develop an effective marketing strategy. Examine the principles of individual, group and social dynamics influencing consumer behavior. Review the consumer decision-making process and marketing approaches that can be used to improve consumer sales performance and customer satisfaction.

  • BAS 499 - Bachelor of Applied Science in Management Capstone

    This course is the capstone course for the Bachelor of Applied Science program. The capstone examines the strategies needed by management and organizations in technical settings to make difficult decisions, implement long and short-term strategy, and considerations to remain competitive in the marketplace.  The ethical implications of strategic choices are a central concern of this course. Analytic, integrative, and decision-making skills will be exercised through the use of case analysis and decision making.

Why choose Strayer?

Opening a world of opportunity for you

Nine out of 10 Strayer students would recommend Strayer University to a friend, colleague, or family member.* Discover how Strayer can help you achieve your personal and professional goals.

*Based on third-party sample surveys of 298 existing Strayer University students in a targeted market. Strayer University enrolls approximately 45,000 students.

Transfer your credits, finish your degree (Bachelor's)

You can transfer up to 28 classes into a bachelor’s degree program.

The number of credit hours you can transfer depends on which program you want to start. Here’s a breakdown of the maximum number of credits you might be eligible for:

  • 126 quarter hours of credit toward a bachelor’s degree
  • 63 quarter hours of credit toward an associate degree
  • 22.5 quarter hours of credit toward a diploma program

Save up to 25% on tuition

Cost should never prohibit an education. We help you start from the best possible financial place for you by offering: 

  • Savings of up to 25% with the Graduation Fund.
  • Scholarships you can combine for even more affordable tuition.
  • Financial aid advice – videos, and in-person support.
  • Potential savings through eligible transfer and experiential learning credits.

Flexibility to match your lifestyle

We offer online learning that lets you work at your own pace. It’s designed to give you the best possible student experience while freeing you from a classroom schedule. You’ll pick up real-world skills on your own time, where and whenever classwork fits into your life. And our programs run all year round, four quarters a year.

MAKING IT ALL POSSIBLE

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE & TOOLS

We can help you identify, understand and qualify for a variety of financial aid options.

The financial assistance that may be available to you includes:

  • Federal financial aid programs
  • Military education benefits
  • Selected state grant programs
  • Tuition assistance programs
     

Tuition Information

Scholarships and Grants

ADMISSION TO A STRAYER BACHELOR’S PROGRAM

To qualify for admission to a bachelor’s degree program at Strayer, you’ll need to submit an application and documentation that you graduated high school or its equivalent.

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YOUR CHOICE IN CHANNELS

Days. Nights. Weekends. Online anytime or on campus when you want. Our programs are designed for adults who lead busy lives.

  • We continually update our online resources to bring you the latest technology and facilitate a better student experience.
  • Our campuses offer resources whenever you need them.
  • Your personal Student Services Coach will help ensure it all fits together in a program that meets your goals.
     

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INFORMATION FOR TENNESSEE ONLINE STUDENTS

Strayer University is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and graduation information on the programs offered by Strayer University, please visit  www.state.tn.us/thec and click on the Authorized Institutions Data button. Please contact your campus director or campus dean with any questions regarding the information provided on the Tennessee Higher Education Commission website. Credits earned at Strayer University may not transfer to another educational institution. Credits earned at another educational institution may not be accepted by Strayer University. You should obtain confirmation that Strayer University will accept any credits you have earned at another educational institution before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement. You should also contact any educational institutions that you may want to transfer credits earned at Strayer University to determine if such institutions will accept credits earned at Strayer University prior to executing an enrollment contract or agreement. The ability to transfer credits from Strayer University to another educational institutions may be very limited. Your credits may not transfer and you may have to repeat courses previously taken at Strayer University if you enroll in another educational institution. You should never assume that credits will transfer to or from any educational institution. It is highly recommended and you are advised to make certain that you know the transfer of credit policy of Strayer University and of any other educational institutions you may in the future want to transfer the credits earned at Strayer University before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement.

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