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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT STUDIES (BSMS)

Currently enrolling for Spring Semester!

Accelerate your career – Complete your Business degree.  Click HERE to get started. 

Become Rock Solid.

Our Accelerated Bachelor of Business 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 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. 

IT’S FAST:

  • Accelerated format
  • 8 week Hybrid (5 weeks face-to-face)
  • Complete in as few as 18 months (dependent upon transferable credits)

IT’S COLLABORATIVE:Req4Info

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

IT’S AFFORDABLE:

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

Multiple start dates for your convenience

Classes begin approximately every five weeks
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

Department Information

Adult Accelerated and Graduate Admission
Nelson Hall - first floor
5050 E. State Street Rockford, IL 61108
815-226-4040 
accelerated@rockford.edu

Hours:
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