Why study Applied Administration?

The Bachelor of Applied Administration program is geared for students who already hold an associate's degree or have 60 semester hours from a regionally accredited institution and seek a pathway to obtain a bachelor’s degree.

This degree is ideal for students and working adults who want to move into supervisory or administrative positions. The program is suitable for people who have work experience or who have recently earned an associate degree. It gives graduating students an edge in their current positions and helps them achieve a supervisory role within their company or industry.

Applied administration coursework allows students to—

  • fulfill UC’s general education requirements
  • acquire the breadth and depth of a baccalaureate degree
  • qualify for career advancement

This program is offered through a collaboration between UC Clermont College and UC Blue Ash College.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the Bachelor of Applied Administration program is open to all students who hold an associate degree or have 60 semester hours from a regionally accredited institution. The curriculum allows students to complete any general education requirements not completed previously.

The successful candidate and graduate will be analytical, detail-oriented, flexible, decisive, and have good communication skills. Good relationship skills and the ability to work well as part of a team are also important skills for success. 

With the Bachelor of Applied Administration program, you will:

  • Earn your bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati, a globally recognized leader in higher education.
  • Learn more about communication, collaboration and strategic planning skills that will help you advance your career and reach your goals.
  • Enroll as a junior and enjoy our online class model that combines a flexible schedule with personal attention.
  • Take advantage of low tuition rates that help you save money, while preparing you to earn more in your professional career.

The Bachelor of Applied Administration program helps one advance into supervisory positions, and will assist the student in understanding how organization work and succeed in today's world.

You may pursue many different jobs and careers or use your degree to advance into supervisory positions. Some of your opportunities for employment include the following fields of work:

  • Medical technology
  • Computer science
  • Web development
  • Automotive services
  • Construction
  • Paralegal services
  • Office and business management
  • Social services
  • Business Analyst
  • Project Supervision
  • Training Specialist
  • Sales Representative
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Program Director
  • Financial Administrator
  • Systems Analyst

Academic advising is an essential part of your educational experience.  An institutional representative will provide insight or direction about an academic, social or personal matter.  The nature of this direction might be to inform, suggest, counsel, discipline, coach, mentor, or even teach a college student how to navigate university systems to be successful. 

We are committed to providing advice and assistance throughout your academic journey. As a result, you will be assigned a Program Advisor as well as a Program Retention Specialist.  These individuals will work with you to create an academic plan based on your own personal and educational goals.

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Contact Information

Enrollment Services
University of Cincinnati Online
57 West Daniels Street
Cincinnati, OH 45221
(833) 556-4428

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