Business Administration Major
The bachelor of science in business administration degree program at Seaver College prepares students for careers in accounting, business, or management, and offers an excellent foundation for graduate work in business administration.
Business Administration Degree
Our graduates with a bachelor of business administration degree have a strong liberal arts foundation, quantitative preparation, training in the core areas of accounting, finance, management, and marketing, and a nation-leading service leadership initiative. This combination provides students with the utmost flexibility in career choices and preparation for a life of service.
Recommended Course Sequences
Service Leadership Project
Our undergraduate business administration majors in accounting, business, and international business as well as nonprofit management minors all take a required course called the Service Leadership Project, designed to blend academic study with community service. Students form consulting teams to serve nonprofit organizations by applying business concepts and skills to mutually agreed-upon projects.
Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative
The Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative prepares all undergraduate students at Seaver College for a life of service personally and professionally while strengthening the impact of the nonprofit sector in our community.
Clubs and Activities
Our students are part of a number of clubs and societies, including the Accounting Society, Alpha Kappa Psi, Delta Sigma Pi, Pepperdine Microfinance Club, Pepperdine Entrepreneur Club, Rotaract, and the Sports Business Association.
Our Business Administration Division has a full-time faculty member serving as an internship coordinator for our students. We offer internships for academic credit and encourage students to take advantage of the wealth of internship opportunities in the Los Angeles area.
Our division offers the following departmental scholarships to current students:
- Maxy Pope Alles Scholarships
- Michael R. Summers Memorial Scholarship
After the successful completion of our program, our students go on to work with major companies and organizations, pursue graduate degrees, attend law school, or start their own entrepreneurial ventures.
Learn more about how you can join the Pepperdine community.
Business Administration Division
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263
Office: CCB 305
Divisional Dean & Professor of Economics and Finance