B.A. B.S. Business Administration


A degree in business administration from Concordia University, Nebraska is one of the smartest investments you can make in your future, because you can gain essential life skills, such as:  

  • effective communication 
  • leadership  
  • strategic planning  
  • problem-solving   
  • cost management  
  • business ethics  
  • data evaluation 

Whatever your business goals, a degree in business administration from Concordia can help you achieve them. 

Business Administration Courses

120 credit hours
95% career outcome rate1
22:1 Student-to-faculty ratio
66% Faculty with terminal degree

Be prepared for positions of leadership and responsibility. 

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Program Highlights

WHY STUDY business administration AT CONCORDIA?

As a business administration major at Concordia University, Nebraska, you’ll find a distinctive blend of faith-based instruction and real-world, hands-on experience, including: 

  • A broad exposure to the liberal arts and the analytical, interpersonal and communication skills you’ll need for success in your future careers. 
  • An inextricable foundation of Christianity woven throughout Concordia's business administration program: from faculty and administration to student activities.  
  • A focus on being good stewards of the resources God has entrusted us to manage and acting out our faith in an ethical way. 
  • The chance to grow in your faith and find your vocation in business. 


As experts in business administration, our faculty and instructors bring years of experience to the classroom. 

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Meet our students

Melanie  Vanness
Melanie Vanness
Wasau, Neb.

I love the confidence I get when doing different activities in business such as presenting, interviewing and working in a group setting and I love that I could apply those abilities to connect with people to basically any job.”


The College of Business at Concordia University, Nebraska has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE).  

Degree Goals

A business administration graduate from Concordia University, Nebraska will be able to:  

  • Demonstrate the ability to research industry and organization best practices 
  • Incorporate data to solve business problems 
  • Perform basic quantitative analyses and interpret results 
  • Implement ethical business practices 

Business Minors and Concentrations


  • Accounting  
  • Business  
  • Computer Science 
  • Marketing 
  • Mathematics 


  • Accounting 
  • Agribusiness 
  • Business 
  • Communication  
  • Entrepreneurship  
  • Finance 
  • Leadership 
  • Marketing 

Career Outcomes

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) 

  • Create policies and provide overall strategic direction for your company 
  • Work with a board of directors to make plans and coordinate operational activities 
  • Make major corporate decisions 

Administrative Service Manager 

  • Coordinate business services 
  • Maintain facilities and regulation compliance 
  • Keep records 
  • Plan budgets 
  • Direct staff development 

Management Consultant  

  • Help businesses improve their performance by proposing more efficient operating procedures 
  • Advise managers on increasing profitability through reduced costs and increased revenues 

Cost Estimator 

  • Collect and analyze data to assess the time, money, materials and labor required to manufacture a product or provide a service 
  • Determine budgets for projects 


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1 Recent graduates attending graduate school or employed within six months of graduation.