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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

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.

What can I do at NU?

Enjoy flexible options while pursuing your business degree.

  • 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.

We know you've wanted to continue your education, and now is great time to get started. Our online adult business degree programs is designed for busy adults. Whether you may decide to move or you travel for your job, NU is right for you. Our online adult business degree program (or in person at multiple program centers across the country) allow you to learn your way and right away! Don't let the "what-ifs" stand in the way. We have you taken care of!

Not only that, but the Online program is getting national recognition. 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 professors who are the same faculty 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 The Accounting program focuses on profit maximization, cost-cutting initiatives, and financial analysis.

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

Applied Management The Applied Management program focuses on the broad functional disciplines of management and builds upon a minimum of 30 transferrable credits in a single specialized/technical area or earned an associate degree in an area of specialization other than business or management.

Automotive Marketing & Management The Automotive Marketing program 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.

Computer Information Management (Transfer Students Only) The Computer Information Management program provides students with the required knowledge to understand, develop the interrelations of computers, networking, telecommunication, business, and technology management.

Entrepreneurship The Entrepreneurship major 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 The Finance major 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 The Health Care Management program focuses on various aspects of health care management.  Specifically, students are immersed 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 The major in Management focuses on the broad functional disciplines of management and prepares graduates with a wide background to accept challenges in general management and industry.

Marketing The Marketing major 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;

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.

Semester and Online Registration Dates:

Semester and Online Registration Dates:

Summer 16SU: May 16 - August 7, 2016 (12 week)

  • Summer I: 5/16/2016 - 6/26/2016 (6 weeks)
  • Summer II: 6/27/2016 - 8/7/2016 (6 weeks)

Open Registration: March 22 - May 9, 2016

Please contact your academic advisor or program center manager if you need assistance with searching or registering for course sections.

Fall 16FA: August 29 - December 18, 2016

  • Fall I: 8/29/2016 - 10/23/2016 (8 weeks)
  • Fall II: 10/24/2016 - 12/18/2016 (8 weeks)

Open Registration: May 31, 2016 - August 22, 2016

Please contact your academic advisor or program center manager if you need assistance with searching or registering for course sections.

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 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.