Bachelor – Business Administration

Starz University


The College Program

The National Commission on Higher Education accredited Starz as a tertiary level institution and licensed to offer Undergraduate programs in Liberia. The College currently offers several specialized ICT and engineering studies, including; a Bachelor of Information Technology with an emphasis in Networks & System Administration, Bachelor of Engineering with an emphasis in Telecommunications, a Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis in Management Information Systems, Bachelor of Communication with an emphasis in Broadcast & Media Studies, Bachelor degree in other business and arts disciplines such as Procurement & Logistics Management, Banking & Finance, Business Administration, Project Management, and Marketing Management. These disciplines comprise of a full eight academic semesters.

About Bachelors Degree in Business Administration

The degree in Business Administration is a four-year full-time study that provides students with relevant skills in commerce and business administration. The study covers advance computer knowledge, communication, interpersonal,  and productivity skills. 

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for enrollment at the Starz College of Science and Technology:

  • Candidate must be at least a high school graduate or above
  • Candidate must hold a valid WAEC certificate or result
  • Candidate must have an interest in business administration
  • The college will authenticate the accuracy of the data given
  • Candidate must register and successfully complete Starz Entrance and Placement exam
  • Candidate must be enrolled or have graduated from an institute of higher learning to obtain a direct transfer into the program. (No Entrance and Placement Exam needed)

Application procedure for freshman students

  1. Register for entrance and placement examination and pick up an Application Package
  2. Fill the application form and submit with the following requirements:
  • One passport size picture
  • Package application in manila and hanging folders and submit before exam date
  • After exam’s result is released, candidates are required to submit the following documents: High School Diploma, Transcript, WAEC certificate, two letters of recommendation, Auto-biography (handwritten), and Health Certificate from a hospital

Transfer Procedure & Requirements for current university students and graduates

Please submit the following items and documents to be considered for enrollment:

  • Provide original transcript from current university or university attended
  • One passport size picture
  • Submit all documents in a long manila and hanging folders
  • Two letters of recommendation. One from the high school, college or vocational training institution you last attended and the other from a guardian or relation.
  • Short essay: Maximum Words count: 350-500 words auto-biography
  • Return application portfolio to Admissions Office, Starz Campus, Airfield Sinkor, (Opposite Shark’s Business Center), P.O.Box 1040, Monrovia, Liberia

Financial Information and Semester Timeline

Please refer to the Admissions Office for financial information on the following:

  • Entrance Registration
  • Transfer fees
  • Credit hours charge
  • ID Card
  • ICT Resources Fee
  • Catalogue
  • Registration fee per semester
  • e-Library
  • T-Shirt

How to Earn a Degree (Degree Type: Bachelor of Business Administration – BBA)

  • Complete 151 credits total to earn a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Course study guide for program

Year 1

First Semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
ENGL 101Freshman English I3
MATH 107Pre-Calculus I4
ACCT 101Introduction to Accounting I3
FREN 101French Grammar I3
PHYS 101Applied Physics I3
INFO 101Computer Introduction3
FO 100Freshman Orientation1
Total Credits20
Second Semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
ENGL 101Freshman English II3
MATH 108Math for Decision-Making4
ACCT 101Introduction to Accounting II3
FREN 102French Grammar II3
PHYS 102Applied Physics II3
GEOG 101Fundamentals of Physical Georgraphy3
Total Credits19

Year 2

First Semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
ENGL 201Sophomore English I3
MATH 203Calculus for Business Students4
MANG 201Principal of Management I3
ECON 201Principal of Economics I3
ACCT 201Principal of Accounting I3
BA 201Principal of Business Administration3
Total Credits19
Second Semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
ENGL 202Sophomore English II3
BEN 202Ethics/Morals & Customer Relations 3
MANG 202Principal of Management II3
ECON 202Principal of Economics II3
ACCT 202Principal of Account II3
BA 202Principle of Business Administration II3
Total Credits18

Year 3

First semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
BA 311Human Resource Management3
BA 360Business Finance & Booking3
BA 362Quality Management 3
BA 363Organizational Behavior & Structure3
BA 364Marketing Management3
BA 341Business & Economics Statistics I3
MINORBased on selection3
Total Credits21
Second semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
BA 342Strategic Inventory Management3
BA 357Business Law 13
BA 366Management Theory & Practices 3
BA 369Business Management & Administration3
BA 365Business Negotiation3
ECON 342Business & Economics Statistics II3
MINORBased on selection3
Total Credits21

Year 4

First semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
BA 401International Business Communication 3
BA 402Financial Management in Business 3
BA 403Public Relations & Professional Strategy in Business Admin3
BA 405Business Policy & Strategy3
BA 491Business Research Project 3
MINORBased on selection3
Total Credits21
Second semester
Course No.Course TitleCredit Hours
BA 406International Business Administration3
BA 404Projects and Services Management3
BA 411Entrepreneurships 3
BA 492Research Methodology/Thesis3
MINORBased on selection3
MINORBased on selection3
Total Credits18