• Academics
  • Questions?


    Online Degrees

    Earn your Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree online. The Online program allows you flexible course scheduling. You can earn your entire degree online or complete your degree through a combination of online and classroom-based courses.

    Pursue your business degree with flexible options:

    • Complete your degree fully online.
    • Complete your degree by attending courses at one of our Regional Education Centers.
    • Complete your degree by taking courses in class or online.

    You’ve wanted to continue your education, and now is a great time to get started. Our online adult business degree programs are designed for busy adults. Whether you move during your education or you travel for your job, Northwood University is right for you. Our online adult business degree program (or in person at multiple program centers across the country) allows you to learn your way and right away! Don’t let the “what-ifs” stand in the way. We have you taken care of!

    Our online program is getting national recognition. TheBestSchools.org has ranked Online Marketing degree programs‚ and Northwood University earned a spot in the top 20.

    We‘ll stick with you from your first class to your final class to make your academic experience fulfilling, both academically and socially. You will receive personalized attention from our dedicated faculty and staff. You will learn online from the same professors who teach in our classrooms across the country.

    Upon degree completion, you will be welcomed into our global network of over 30,000 alumni! It’s a great time to invest in your education. Join Northwood University today to begin or complete your bachelor’s degree.


    Online Degrees

    Accounting Focuses on profit maximization, cost-cutting initiatives and financial analysis.

    Aftermarket Management Focuses on the various aspects of the automotive aftermarket including the wholesale, retail, manufacture, performance and motor sports channels.

    Applied Management Focuses on the broad functional disciplines of management and builds upon a minimum of 30 transferrable credits in a single specialized/technical area. Or you may choose to earn an associate degree in an area of specialization other than business or management.

    Automotive Marketing & Management Focuses on the various aspects of the automotive marketing function including dealership advertising, finance and insurance, budgeting and forecasting, parts and service and used-car management.

    Entrepreneurship Focuses on business enterprise models and entrepreneurial bases. By combining a rigorous academic curriculum, leadership development, experiential learning and relationships with industry leaders, graduates prepare to become tomorrow’s entrepreneurs.

    Finance Focuses on course work designed to place graduates in financial service industry careers. Specialty areas include securities, banking, insurance, credit, trusts, taxes and financial advising.

    Franchising Management Northwood University is the FIRST and ONLY fully accredited university in North America to offer a bachelor’s degree program in Franchising Management.

    Health Care Management Focuses on various aspects of health care management, including immersion in the economics, accounting, budgeting and financial management of the health care industry.  These aspects are combined with organizational behavior, leadership, legal and ethical studies and total quality management to develop the future leaders of the global health care industry.

    Management Focuses on the broad functional disciplines of management and prepares graduates with a wide background to accept challenges in general management and industry.

    Management Information Systems Provides the required knowledge to understand, develop the interrelations of computers, networking, telecommunication, business and technology management.

    Marketing Focuses on the various aspects of the marketing function, including business-to-business marketing marketing research, integrated marketing and marketing management.

    Earn a minor with any of the above Bachelor of Business Administration degree programs in:

    Contact an Admissions Representative for programs available in your state or to learn more about the options available through Northwood University’s online BBA degree for adults.

    The program is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (800.621.7440; higherlearningcommission.org).

    Course/Section Search

    • Visit the Search for Sections.
    • Select the Term from the dropdown list.
    • Select the Location from the dropdown list, i.e. “Glen Ellyn Center” or “Distant Education Center” for online options, to view the course sections available at that location.
    • Click the “Submit” button at the bottom.

    Course Confirmation

    After your registration is received, you will get a course confirmation. Upon receipt of your course confirmation, you may order your textbooks. Textbooks are ordered through MBS Direct. Ordering directions can be found at http://direct.mbsbooks.com/northwood.htm. The MBS Direct bookstore is a one-stop resource for all textbook and course material needs. The site allows customers to buy textbooks based on your course schedule, track your textbook orders and sell textbooks back from a previous term.


    Northwood University Online Degree Programs

    4000 Whiting Drive
    Midland, MI 48640
    Phone: 800.622.9000 
    Fax: 989.837.4600

    Online Program Managers
    Kim Bryant
    Nikki Gonzalez