Students in the Elmhurst Management Program (business administration) are required to successfully complete 12 courses for a total of 9.75 credits (39 semester hours).
In addition to completing the major requirements, to earn a bachelor’s degree, all students must also complete certain requirements in the Elmhurst College Integrated Curriculum, a series of courses that provide a strong foundation in the liberal arts and sciences (32 course credits/128 semester hours). You may be able to earn elective credits for life experience and other non-collegiate learning (see Alternate Sources for College Credit to learn more).
As an adult learner, you come to class equipped with knowledge and skills that enable you to learn at an accelerated pace. The Elmhurst Management Program (business administration) can be completed in 16 months or less. All courses are offered in a logical sequence through a hybrid format which combines on-campus and online learning. On-campus courses meet once a week in the evening.
Students in the program complete the coursework as a cohort. The cohort model provides you with a supportive learning environment in which you will study alongside students with similar goals, develop your capacity for teamwork and build a new professional support network.
NOTE: Students in the Elmhurst Management Program (business administration) should be at least 24 years of age. Program Directors reserve the right to admit students under the age of 24 who are qualified to meet the rigorous requirements of an accelerated program.