Bachelor of Science

Empire State College

  • Designated As
    Signature Program
  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
  • Degree Level
    Bachelor of Science
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Earn your Bachelor of Science online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

  • $0 application fee
  • Apply for Spring 2023
  • 100% online
  • 124 credits | $295 per credit hour
  • Transfer credits to finish sooner
  • For career advancement or graduate school
  • Ideal for managers, business owners, and entrepreneurs
  • Management, accounting, marketing, HR management, organizational behavior

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Overview of Empire State College Management BS - Online

Every business and organization needs good managers. The BS in Management from Empire State College gives you the chance to pursue career possibilities in a wide range of industries. The business degree also prepares you for graduate work and an MBA. Employers seek the skills and competencies offered in a business degree curriculum. Business students learn everything from ethics and communication to economics and information management.

This program provides a solid foundation with classes in management, business, and the liberal arts. The business degree allows students to focus on management practice and theories, making it ideal for small business owners, entrepreneurs, and other future business leaders.


Why students choose the BS in Management at Empire State College

  • Empire State College has been a leader in adult education for 50 years.
  • Empire State College offers adult and returning students unique opportunities to transfer in more credits, use prior learning assessments, and build individualized degree pathways based on a student's past and hopes for a new future.
  • Students with an associate degree can transfer in as a junior.
  • The program will follow the college's policy for granting prior learning credits (PLA) credits to be among the 93 maximum transferable credits.

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What's a bachelor's degree?
A bachelor’s degree usually takes four years to complete as a full-time student and mixes general education courses with specific courses tied to your major.

Courses you will take online

  • Principles of Management
  • Self-Management and Self-Marketing
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Human Resources Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Operations Management
  • What's it like to earn this degree online?

    Let's put your mind at ease about online learning

  • 100% Online
    This program is presented 100% online. You will not be expected to attend any classes on campus.
  • Same faculty as on-campus
    The faculty that teach online classes are the same faculty that students learn from on-campus.
  • SUNY Online Success Coach
    Success Coaches are available for onboarding, networking, and success webinars with coaches and peers. One-on-one application support is available (no application fee).
  • Personal assistance
    Tutoring support is available as well as additional support from our 7-day-a-week helpdesk.
  • Program elements
    This program has been identified as a high-needs area and has received regional accreditation. Articulation agreements are in place for easy transfer.
  • Additional elements for specific programs
    -Experiential learning opportunities
    -Industry accreditation
  • SUNY Online Signature Program
    In addition to the features listed above, this SUNY Online Signature Program includes 24/7 support, incorporates industry-leading teaching practices, and targets an area of high employer demand in New York State and beyond.

How do I apply?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  5. Send in your academic records

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