B.S. in Business Administration

Affordable, Flexible, and Transfer-Friendly

Earn your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Mayville State University on the campus of Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, North Dakota, and Cankdeska Cikana Community College in Fort Totten, North Dakota. You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a four-year degree that will open doors to exciting career opportunities.

Degree Requirements

For this degree, a minimum of 36 credit hours at the 300/400 level from MSU are required. Students can opt to complete a minor in accounting, or two specializations in accounting, marketing, management, banking, and real estate. Students with a previously earned bachelor's degree only need to complete the core business administration degree requirements.

Courses are available on the Lake Region State College campus (LRSC) and Cankdeska Cikana Community College campus (CCCC) by Interactive Video Network (IVN). Students may also take classes face-to-face at LRSC and online.

Students in the Devils Lake area with an Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Arts, or Associate of Science degree may also complete the Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration degree through a combination of IVN courses at LRSC or CCCC and online courses.

Click below for a tentative course rotation to see the IVN and online business administration courses available for you to complete in the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree.

Mayville State Business Division Tentative Course Rotation


Mayville State University accepts transfer credit from regionally recognized accredited institutions of postsecondary education. All credit hours earned from the institutions that meet this criterion are accepted in transfer towards graduation degree credit hours.

Below you will find links to detailed transfer information from some of the institutions we have been working with, including Lake Region State College and Cankdeska Cikana Community College. You can view detailed articulation agreements by clicking the link below. These are only sample articulations. Actual transfer credit granted will vary.

Find articulation agreements with Mayville State.


Mayville State University recognizes the importance of technology in today's world and wants to ensure that baccalaureate graduates of the institution have the technological knowledge and skills necessary to compete effectively. Students in this degree program may lease a tablet PC computer (with updated software) to use while completing coursework.


Mayville State online and distance courses cost $275 per credit for tuition and fees. (Tuition is subject to change without notice.) Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, and limited scholarships. To see if you are eligible for financial aid, you first need to complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). When completing the form, list Mayville State University (Title IV code 002993) on your application.

Apply for a Mayville State scholarship.


Today's employers place a strong emphasis on relevant work experience. Mayville State University's Internship Program provides an excellent opportunity for students to gain valuable hands-on work experience coupled with a paycheck and academic credit for the work completed during an internship.

BS Business Administration Factsheet

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Samantha Eastman is the Mayville State Distance Education Coordinator working with students located in the Devils Lake & Fort Totten areas. She is available to answer any questions you may have about Mayville State’s distance and online programs.To set up an appointment with Samantha, please contact her at the contact information below.

Samantha Eastman :: MSU Distance Program Coordinator

Samantha Eastman

MSU Distance Program Coordinator
1801 College Drive N
Room 119
Devils Lake, ND 58301-1598
1-800-443-1313, ext. 21587
Local: 701-662-1587