BS in Business Administration – Public Administration Step into the World of Governement


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Liberty University’s 100% online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) and Data Analysis – Public Administration degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), so you can be confident you are receiving a quality education. Each course in our public administration specialization will help you enrich your understanding of public administration as well as the financial, professional, and administrative issues related to the federal, state, and local levels of government and nonprofit organizations. With your passion and a business administration – public administration bachelor’s degree accredited by ACBSP, you will stand out from others in your field.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Through our online business and government classes, you will be prepared to lead with confidence as you look forward to your career in public administration.

Liberty’s BS in Business Administration – Public Administration degree is offered completely online, giving you the ability to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus.

Liberty University’s online bachelor’s degree in business administration – public administration is designed to equip you with a basic understanding of government. With this understanding, you will build a solid foundation for future courses in advanced public administration and business. As you begin to examine public policy and the federal budgetary process, you can learn from professors who desire to see you succeed in your degree and the future. Our professors will help you develop skills in management, administration, finances, and service-oriented leadership. 

Throughout this degree, you will study the application of economic theory, management theory, administrative law, and political theory in the resolution of public sector management cases. In addition, you will become familiar with the content of specific laws, rules, and regulations of government agencies as imposed on the private sector and the processes by which those agencies operate. Your studies will culminate with advanced methods of business and current trends in public administration.

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 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!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service 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 (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.