Gain the Skills to Advance Your Business Career

Apply By: 8/12/2022

Classes Start: 8/15/2022

From accounting and supply chain to cybersecurity and technology management, Athens State University offers degrees in almost every aspect of business and technology. Our career-focused, affordable programs will prepare you with the cutting-edge skills and strategies to advance your career in a variety of business settings. You’ll be welcomed into a supportive community led by an industry-experienced faculty who will give you the academic and professional support you need to make the most of your degree.

Top Programs

BS in Accounting

With courses covering everything from forensic accounting and federal tax accounting to law for accountants and international economics and trade, our BS in Accounting will transform you into a holistic accounting professional who can be the financial expert in any organization.

BS in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Led by a faculty with decades of hands-on experience in the field, the BS in Logistics and Supply Chain Management will prepare you to plan for and forecast the demand for products, mitigate disruptions, and uncover inefficiencies in the movement of products and raw materials.

BS in Management

The BS in Management gives you the tools to pursue leadership opportunities in a variety of business fields, offering in-depth courses in accounting, finance, management, information systems, global business, production theory, and marketing.

The Future of Business and Technology

The face of business and technology is changing — a shift only hastened by the pandemic in the past few years. We need business professionals who are ready to innovate, problem-solve, and help organizations thrive in this new landscape. And at Athens State, we’re giving students all the tools they need to be those leaders.

Graduate Programs

Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $348 (plus fees)
Credits: 30

Master of Science in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $348 (plus fees)
Credits: 30

Master of Science in Strategic Human Resource Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $348 (plus fees)
Credits: 30

Master of Science in Strategic Leadership and Business Analytics

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $348 (plus fees)
Credits: 30

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Acquisition and Contract Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Advanced Manufacturing Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Systems Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Homeland and Corporate Security

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Management

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Management of Cybersecurity Operations

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Bachelor of Science in Management of Technology

Format: Online
Cost per credit: $241 (plus fees)
Credits: 124

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I switch majors within the College of Arts and Sciences after I’ve enrolled in classes?

Definitely. As a university that caters to transfer students, Athens State is committed to giving students the opportunity to finish the degree that best aligns with their career goals. That includes making it possible to transfer programs while enrolled at Athens State.

Once I’ve enrolled in an online program, can I switch to an on-campus degree?

Yes, you can. We want to make sure you’re getting the best education that works for your life. If you realize you need to go to class on campus, we’ll do what we can to accommodate you.

If I’m taking an online course from outside Alabama that requires an internship or fieldwork, can I complete that fieldwork in my state?

Yes! Many of our online programs do require some form of in-person fieldwork; however, you can complete those assignments in your own community.

Does Athens State offer any career pipelines or connections with potential employers?

Athens State maintains strong relationships with a variety of local and regional employers to help provide a clear school-to-career pathway. Our faculty members also leverage their extensive industry experience and connections to help students network with potential employers. You’ll also have access to Athens State’s Career Development Center, which provides resources in connecting students with employers and assists in pairing them with careers.