Bachelor's in Business in Two Years in Palos Heights, Dyer, IN, or Chicago

Advance your career with a Bachelor’s in Business. Learn from faculty who have advanced degrees and years of experience in the corporate world. Trinity’s accelerated business program is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Request an information packet.

Overview and Tuition

The Business program is designed for working professionals like you. Learn with other adults looking to fulfill their career goals. Apply your previous college credit and earn your Bachelor of Science in Business in two years.

Tuition is $499 per credit hour, for a total tuition of $25,449. Students receive a wireless laptop computer and all rental books with their paid tuition. Tuition in Dyer is discounted to $390 per credit hour, for a total tuition of $19,890. Books are not included in tuition in Dyer. Financial aid is available to those who qualify. For the cohorts beginning at the Chicago location in 2014, Trinity is offering a special tuition discount. Friends or colleagues who begin either the business program together will receive a 15% tuition discount.

To apply, complete the Adult Studies application and submit with the $25 application fee and official college transcripts. If you bring your official college transcripts when you meet one-on-one with a representative or attend an information session, we will waive your $25 application fee.

Requirements

Students must transfer in at least 45 hours of previous college credit (grade of “C” or better) and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Specific transfer courses needed are:

Accounting Principles I 
American History ^
English Composition
Physical Science, with lab *  
Accounting Principles II 
Biology, with lab * 
Fine Arts *
Western Civilization ^
Macroeconomics
Cross-Cultural Elective *
Literature *
Electives 
Finite Mathematics (must be taken prior to ABUS 310)

* waived with AA or AS degree; ^ one waived with AA or AS degree

Courses

You will attend class one night a week, from 6-10 PM, on the same night each week. Classes range from 5 to 7 weeks, allowing you to concentrate on one class at a time and to complete your program in two years. Courses will build on a variety of subject areas in a set sequence.

Course # Course Name Course Length Course Credits

Orientation

 

1 Week

 

ABUS 301

Professional Communication

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 302

Organizational Behavior

6 weeks

3 credits

ATHL 103

Biblical Perspectives

5 weeks

2 credits

ABUS 317

Information Technology Management

6 weeks

3 credits

APHL 104

Christian Worldview

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 304

Contemporary Economic Analysis

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 316

Business Ethics and Society

5 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 308

Marketing Management

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 310

Collection, Analysis, and Interpretation Quantitative Data

7 weeks

4 credits

ABUS 305

Management Planning and Decision Making

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 383

Negotiations

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 311

Global Business

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 314

Legal Environment of Business

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 313

Financial Planning, Analysis, and Decision Making

6 weeks

3 credits

ABUS 315

Strategic Management and Decision Making

6 weeks

4 credits

ABUS 417

Comprehensive Senior Capstone Assessment

9 weeks

5 credits

Start Dates and Locations

For your convenience, Trinity offers the Adult Studies Business Program on its main campus in Palos Heights and two off-site locations - Dyer, Indiana and Chicago’s South Loop. All locations have free, on-site parking.

The Program begins every March and September in Palos Heights; May in Dyer, Indiana, and September at the Chicago location.