Associate of Business Online Degree Program Page
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Jan 13, 2020

Learn Foundational Business Concepts with Liberty’s Online Associate Degree in Business

Liberty University’s online associate degree in business offers introductory courses designed to develop your competencies in business administration. You will use communication and computer application skills to evaluate and diffuse common management problems. The Liberty University School of Business desires to Train Champions for Christ as well as train up strong businessmen and businesswomen.

We want to challenge our business students to hit new levels of success and our faculty is committed to helping them get there. By challenging students to serve each other, love others more than they love themselves, and become all that God has called them to be, Liberty’s School of Business students are being trained to become the employees, leaders, and entrepreneurs that organizations are seeking. Partner with us to receive a business degree that prepares you for more.

Why Choose Liberty University’s Associate Degree in Business?

Our online associate degree in business is an industry leader in online business programs, taught by professionals with real-world experience in professional and leadership settings. Our associate degree in business is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus. Additionally, our associate degree in business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). 

What Will You Learn in Liberty’s Online Associate Business Program?

As a student in our associate degree in business, you can learn how to confidently approach opportunities in the business industry. You will learn to utilize a variety of decision-making methods and address issues through synthesis and evaluation. Our professors focus on teaching their students how to understand the intricacies of accounting, communication, law, ethics, and statistics.

Imagine learning from Christian business professionals who began their career with the same passion you possess. That passion has led our professors to years of success, and now they want to share their insight with you. From navigating database programs to creating detailed spreadsheets, you will learn practical skills for a rewarding career. As you move through your associate degree in business, you will be introduced to international business concepts that can equip you with the knowledge, skills, and attitude to excel in an ever-changing global environment.

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times
  • Potential college credit for military training

Program Highlights 

  • Your success is our success, which is why we’re committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’ve frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 4 years  ̶  and counting.

  • To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

  • By earning your associate degree in business from a nonprofit university whose online programs are ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Liberty’s online associate degree in business is ACBSP accredited, adding prestige to your degree.
  • You can complete an associate degree in business in less than 2 years.
  • Students benefit from networking opportunities with other professionals in the program from around the country.

Potential Careers

Our students’ career goals vary, and that is why our online associate degree in business is such a great fit. An online associate degree in business can provide you with the foundational skills and knowledge needed to enter the business industry.

You can be prepared for entry-level positions in fields like:

  • Accounting

  • Economics
  • Finance
  • General business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Statistics/research

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have a 2.0 or above cumulative GPA for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions related information. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form**
  • A High School Self-Certification form
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.