Undergraduate Business Majors

Are you a high school senior or recent high school graduate and considering earning a business degree? Or, perhaps you have been in a business profession for a number of years and want a business degree in order to have the opportunity for advancement or pay increases.

Grand Canyon University's (GCU) undergraduate business degrees cover topics all business professionals should understand in order to gain a solid academic foundation for a chosen career path. GCU's undergraduate business majors develop and refine skills in core areas such as economics, accounting, marketing, statistics, organizational behavior and legal and ethical issues. Furthermore, you can strengthen your communication and leadership skills.

GCU offers real-world undergraduate business degrees so you are able to immediately apply the skills you are learning directly to your career.

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Campus Experience

Enjoy a traditional college experience by attending day classes on our main campus. Experience our vibrant campus in the heart of the desert, with everything you need to find your purpose right at your fingertips.

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Undergraduate Business Degrees Online

Offering convenience and flexibility, GCU’s online degrees allow you to advance your education on your time. Choose from a variety of business degrees and study in our innovative digital classroom with full-time faculty.

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Colangelo College of Business

GCU’s business college was built on the pillars of servant leadership, ethics and entrepreneurism. Become a values-driven business leader, and study in our student-centric college, where we always put Lopes First.

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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Learn to become a business leader with GCU’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Study the fundamentals of business, including topics such as operations management, labor markets and responsible business practices. Looking to specialize in web analytics? Consider our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Business Intelligence.

What can you do with a business administration degree?

A Bachelor of Science in Business Administration can prepare you for a career as a specialist or manager. Many graduates of this business degree program also choose to continue their education by earning a Master of Business Administration (MBA).

What is business administration?

Business administration typically describes a set of activities that are essential in maintaining the operations of a business organization. If you have excellent leadership and organization skills, a degree in business administration may be right for you.

Sports Management Degree

Turn your love of sports into an exciting business career with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management.  Undergraduate business majors in this program gain real-word practical experiences while examining relevant topics, such as sports consumer behavior, sponsorships, public relations, facility management, industry trends and strategic planning. In GCU’s sports management degree program, you also have the opportunity to gain hands-on experiences through access to our NCAA Division I athletic teams.

What is sports management?

Sports management involves a variety of business aspects related to sports and recreation, as well as the health, wellness and fitness industries, including planning, directing and organizing for major organizations or retailers. If you have a passion for sports and an interest in business, a sports management degree may be the perfect choice for you. 

What can you do with a sports management degree?

With a sports management degree, you will be prepared for an exciting career in the sports industry, working with teams from youth to intercollegiate and professional. You may also find a job in athletic administration, marketing supply, event planning or operations, sports sales, media or sports merchandise and retail.

Hospitality Management Degree

GCU’s Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management helps you learn the skills needed to contribute to the overall success of an establishment, typically a hotel or restaurant. One of our newest undergraduate business degrees, the hospitality management degree, will help you learn skills related to management, marketing, operations, communication and more. Additionally, GCU offers you access to the GCU Hotel, GCU Golf Course and Canyon 49, the GCU restaurant, to help you gain hands-on learning experiences, including how a hotel and restaurant are managed.

What is hospitality management?

Hospitality management is comprised of a variety of services related to the hospitality industry, including hotel and lodging and food service. If you are interested in the inner workings of hospitality establishments such as resorts or restaurants, this degree may be a great fit for you.

What can you do with a hospitality management degree?

A hospitality management degree can lead to a fulfilling career. Many hospitality management majors seek employment in the hospitality industry as a resort manager, food service manager, conference manager, public relations specialist, event planner or sales representative.

Bachelor of Science in Business Management

Prepare for a management role in a business or organization with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management. This business degree prepares you to improve an organization’s effectiveness and successfully lead. Undergraduate business majors in this degree program study organizational management, servant leadership, innovative work environments and managerial concepts.

What is business management?

Business management is a term used to describe a variety of managerial positions across business and organizations. If you want to become a leader or manager in an organization, a Bachelor of Science in Business Management can help you find a successful career.

What is a business management degree?

After earning a business management degree, you may to choose to work in a business or organization as an entry-level manager. If you are considering advancing your education, you may choose to pursue an MBA or a Master of Science in Leadership (MSL).