Hello Jim Halpert!

Based on our conversation, we have outlined some options for you to consider as you pursue your academics. All estimates include tuition, fees, and approximate cost of books only, not room and board. We hope you find this helpful!

Leakina Chan

Admissions Counselor

  • College
  • Degree
  • Published Tuition Per Credit
  • Book Costs
  • Fees Per Credit
  • Total Cost Per Credit
  • Transferable Prior Credit
  • Modality
  • Total Cost of Degree (without GDC)
  • Potential Savings Through Global Digital Classroom
  • Total Cost of Degree (with GDC)
  • Tuition Assistance Applied
  • Estimated Net Out Of Pocket
  • Time to Completion
    • Purdue University - Global
    • Bachelor of Science: Business Administration | Management
    • $371
    • $33
    • $23
    • $427
    • 22
    • Online
    • $67,466
    • $21,606
    • $45,860
    • $21,000
    • $24,860
    • 3.5 Years
    • West Virginia University
    • Bachelor of Science: Business Administration | General Business
    • $294
    • $50
    • $75
    • $419
    • 12
    • Online
    • $45,252
    • $9,894
    • $35,358
    • $21,000
    • $14,358
    • 4 Years
    • Peirce College
    • Bachelor of Science: Business Administration | Management
    • $600
    • $0
    • $0
    • $600
    • 15
    • Online
    • $63,600
    • $33,891
    • $29,709
    • $21,000
    • $8,709
    • 3.5 Years
    • The University of Alabama
    • Bachelor of Science: Commerce and Business Administration | General Business
    • $375
    • $50
    • $27
    • $452
    • 12
    • Online
    • $48,816
    • $8,172
    • $40,644
    • $21,000
    • $19,644
    • 4 Years
    • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus
    • Bachelor of Science: Business | Management and Marketing
    • $497
    • $50
    • $0
    • $547
    • 9
    • Online
    • $60,717
    • $6,762
    • $53,955
    • $21,000
    • $32,955
    • 4 Years

Disclaimer - This is an estimate of the cost to attend each of these institutions. The exact costs will vary based on several factors including the number of transfer credits accepted for a particular school & major, variations in programs/tuition at a particular school, the exact courses and grades on your transcripts, residency and other factors. The cost of books and fees has been estimated and will vary from institution to institution. This does not factor into account any costs for transportation, room & board. This options document is designed to help you make a more informed college decision. Prior to enrolling in any particular school or program, Pearson will confirm the exact costs and build you a comprehensive course by course progression plan.

Purdue University - Global

Bachelor of Science

Business Administration | Management
  • Based in West Lafayette, IN
  • Regional accreditation
  • Online
  • More Details
In their own words
Purdue's main campus in West Lafayette is one of the most prestigious research universities in the world. It routinely ranks highly in accredited national and world university rankings like the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education for its distinguished academic programs. Choose from 180 online programs, with courses taught by professors who are practicing professionals in their fields.
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The objective of the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program is to prepare you with the knowledge, technical skills, and work habits to pursue positions in a variety of business fields. The curriculum is designed to provide a solid foundation in management and helps you develop teamwork and leadership skills as well as the ability to motivate people and communicate effectively. Decision-making and problem-solving skills are also emphasized.

West Virginia University

Bachelor of Science

Business Administration | General Business
  • Based in Morgantown, WV
  • Regional accreditation
  • Online
  • More Details
In their own words
WVU ranks nationally for prestigious scholarships: 25 Rhodes Scholars, 22 Truman Scholars, 42 Goldwater Scholars, 2 George C. Marshall (British) Scholars, 5 Morris K. Udall Scholars, 5 USA Today All-USA College Academic First Team Members (and 11 academic team honorees), 22 Boren Scholars, 36 Gilman Scholars, 46 Fulbright Scholars (5 in 2012), 3 Department of Homeland Security Scholars, 28 Critical Language Scholars, one Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholar, 5 National Institute of Standards and Technology Fellowships and 4 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships.
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The online BSBA with a major in General Business, offered through the WVU John Chambers School of Business and Economics, gives students an overall understanding of business and how organizations operate. They also learn business and management skills, including the ability to research, interpret and use business and financial data. Graduates of this program are well prepared to enter corporate management training programs, or to apply their skills to virtually any industry.

Peirce College

Bachelor of Science

Business Administration | Management
  • Based in Philadelphia, PA
  • Regional accreditation
  • Online
  • More Details
In their own words
Peirce College is Pennsylvania's only college dedicated exclusively to serving adults, and has a long history of serving veterans, National Guard members and corporations. For three consecutive years, it has been named among the top institutions of higher learning in Philadelphia for post-secondary social mobility, graduation and affordability by the Social Innovations Journal. The Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce report, A First Try at ROI: Ranking 4.500 Colleges, recently ranked Peirce College in the top 12% nationally for best long-term ROI 40 years after enrollment. Peirce was also selected as the sole educational partner of the NFL Alumni Association, providing degree completion and graduate programs for former NFL players, coaches, cheerleaders, employees and their families.
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Peirce College was established in 1865 to serve the educational needs of Civil War veterans and is a leader in online education for busy adults. Peirce College also enables students to earn credit for what they already know, including college-level knowledge gained through years of work experience, professional and military training, professional certifications, credit-by-exam programs and portfolio assessment, which saves time and money. In addition, most of Peirce's courses are offered in an accelerated, 8-week format. 
Students who complete courses through the GDC receive an exclusive discounted tuition rate of $415 that includes books and all fees. This exclusive discount is reflected in the potential savings. You may be eligible for other discounts or scholarships through academic scholarship, employer partnership, military benefits, etc. Please note that discounts do not typically stack.

The University of Alabama

Bachelor of Science

Commerce and Business Administration | General Business
  • Based in Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Regional accreditation
  • Online
  • More Details
In their own words
Founded in 1831 the University of Alabama is the state’s oldest public university and a senior comprehensive doctoral-level institution. UA is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service, and has ranked among the top 60 public universities in the nation in U.S. News and World Report’s annual college rankings for more than a decade.
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In the business world, The University of Alabama is a well-respected name. By earning your bachelor’s degree in Commerce and Business Administration (BSCBA) online from Culverhouse College of Business, you can reach your career goals without sacrificing your current position.

General Business is the only major offered for an online BSCBA degree.

Pennsylvania State University-World Campus

Bachelor of Science

Business | Management and Marketing
  • Based in University Park, PA
  • Regional accreditation
  • Online
  • More Details
In their own words
Penn State World Campus is the second largest campus in The Pennsylvania State University system with nearly 18,000 students. Penn State World Campus provides an accessible, quality Penn State education online to address the needs of individuals who seek a higher education beyond the traditional campus experience. Partnering with Penn State's academic units and colleges allows Penn State World Campus to offer more than 150 degree and certificate programs developed and taught by Penn State faculty.
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Employers are looking for versatile business professionals to evaluate and respond to their organization's challenges. As a student in the Bachelor of Science in Business program, offered online through Penn State World Campus, you will gain broad exposure to the most important disciplines of business, including accounting, finance, management, and marketing. Then, you will tailor your program by electing an 18-credit specialized option based on your unique career aspirations and areas of strength.