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Accelerated Business Management Degree for Adults

Apply online to get started today and become a Rock Solid graduate. 

Accelerate your career – Complete your Business Management Degree. 

Currently enrolling for summer and fall!

Our Accelerated Bachelor of Business Management Degree Program is housed within the PURI School of Business and offers a true liberal arts education. The program is designed to provide a quality educational experience for adult learners who wish to acquire a degree in management in an accelerated format. At Rockford University, we focus on helping you become well and truly educated for life. It’s specifically geared to harness leadership abilities, increase presentation skills and promote decision-making and critical thinking.  In short, this program prepares students for success in business administration and management.



  • Small classes of approximately 15 students
  • Facilitated by faculty with professional experience 
  • Learn alongside fellow working adults


  • $430 per credit hour
  • Eligible to apply for financial aid

Multiple start dates for your convenience

Classes begin approximately every five weeks. Currently enrolling for summer and fall!

Questions? Contact us today; we accept applicants year-round.

If an accelerated program isn’t a fit for you, we invite you to explore our traditional undergraduate programs of study.

Additional Resources

Adult Accelerated and Graduate Admission
Nelson Hall - first floor
5050 E. State Street Rockford, IL 61108

Mon-Fri - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
After hour appointments available by request

Chat with an Admission Counselor

Returning to school as an adult student was scary for me. I had tried on three different occasions, but struggled due to being a caregiver for many of my family members. Now is my time. Rockford University is a great fit for me!

Kristine Winter - current student