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ABE is designed for your busy life.  In the five week program, you take one course one night a week supplemented by online learning every five weeks.  In the eight week program, you can take up to two evening courses at a time, also supplemented by online learning.   You can choose from Business Administration, Liberal Arts, Criminal Justice Studies, Entrepreneurship, Health Services Administration, Organizational Leadership, Sport Management, or Supply Chain and Logistics Management.

Bachelor Degree Programs

The Bachelor of Business Administration Degree is designed to provide students with a rich, comprehensive, and challenging curriculum that encompasses the major fields of study in business management. Students take courses from four areas including communications, marketing and management, finance, economics, and quantitative methods; and leadership and organizational behavior. You may also choose a concentration in accounting. Additionally, you can minor in accounting and business management.

Requirements for Business Management

The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Studies provides students with an understanding of the American criminal justice system, the institutions and personnel which comprise the criminal justice system, and the theories of crime causation, offending, and rehabilitation. A minor in criminal justice studies is also available.

Requirements for degree in Criminal Justice Studies

The Bachelor of Applied Management in Entrepreneurship is designed to prepare students who have earned an Associate of Applied Science for managing or starting a small business within their technical field.

Requirements for degree in Bachelor of Applied Management in Entrepreneurship

The Bachelor of Health Services Administration Degree prepares students with and without health care experience to become competent leaders in health care administration. Students complete courses in four academic areas including business foundation, healthcare systems, policy and management, and integrating of health service management theory and practice.

Requirements for degree in Health Services Administration

The Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts degree is designed to provide students with a curriculum that is broad, flexible, and challenging, and to provide the means for degree recipients to be liberally educated and recognize the interrelatedness of knowledge. Students take courses from five core areas: communications, social sciences, humanities, critical reasoning and analytic methods, as well as science, technology, and the environment.

Requirements for degree in Liberal Arts

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Organizational Leadership is designed to prepare students who have earned an Associate of Applied Science for a leadership position in their current or future organization.

Requirements for degree in Organizational Leadership

Flexible.  Affordable.  Outstanding.

Flexible -step out for five or eight weeks if life happens and you need a break, then jump right back in to your next course.
Affordable – At only $290 / credit hour, about 1/3 less than the cost of combined tuition and fees at ISU.  Full-tuition State Farm Foundation scholarships available in Normal only for those with an associate’s degree, financial need, and a 3.0 transfer GPA.
Outstanding  opportunity to complete your bachelor’s degree while working and caring for your family.