The College of Business at Baker College strives to best equip business students to become high-quality professionals who can successfully lead and run organizations at any level. It continually works toward accessibility, service, improvement, teamwork, community outreach, excellence, and a strong work ethic. Baker has been developing business students since 1911 and carries the IACBE accreditation.
There are many different programs of study the College of Business has to offer. The college also prides itself on keeping classes small to allow for the personal attention each student needs to better succeed. Undergraduate students can obtain an Associates in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. The BBA has optional areas of concentration in Accounting, Human Resource Management, Management, and Marketing. There is also an accelerated Bachelor of Business Administration program available. All of the graduate business degrees offered are in the online format. Many students need financial assistance to earn their education. Baker offers numerous financial aid opportunities through grants, loans, and primarily through scholarships like the BakerProud Scholarship, Dianne Addington Leadership Scholarship, George W. Hoddy Scholarship, Graduate Studies Scholarship, Leadership Scholarship, Presidential Scholarship, and the Regents Scholarship. Advantageous educational resources also include buildings equipped with the latest technology, up-to-date laboratories, computer centers, free tutoring, and the Academic Resource Center.
Baker believes that education happens in and out of the classroom, and they work hard to provide the best atmosphere for life to happen. With eight campuses throughout Michigan, there are a variety of ways for students to feel at home, get involved, make lasting relationships, and to enhance their overall educational experience while in school. Campuses offer student housing, bookstores, campus-wide wifi, cafés, community events, and student groups. The Student Center is a great area to relax, work on group projects, or hang out with friends.
Online degree programs are a convenient and flexible way to earn a degree. Baker College has provided excellent online business programs, including the Associates in Business Administration and the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics, Management, and Marketing. The accelerated Bachelor of Business Administration program is also offered online. An excellent way to earn a Bachelors and Masters in Business Administration in just five years is the 4+1 program, and Baker offers it online. The BBA/MBA 4+1 program options are in Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics, Management, and Marketing. To help professionals continue working while earning the next-level degree, Baker offers all of their business masters and doctoral programs only online through the Center for Graduate Studies. Graduate students can pursue a Masters in Business Administration in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Intelligence, Cloud Security Risk Management, Finance, Healthcare Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Leadership Studies. They also offer a Doctorate of Business Administration degree.