Bachelor of Arts in Business

Learn from real-world case studies with experienced professors. Create your own business plan. Deepen your skill set and choose from five concentrations.

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With close proximity to the top container port in North America, you can land internships and meet industry experts to launch your career.

Do more in real time

  • Corner the "craft-brand" food and beverage market with your own startup.
  • Help a budding LA tourist attraction expand its social media presence.
  • Study marketing for a semester at University of Nicosia in Cyprus.
  • Leverage a summer internship with one of the world's top companies into a full-time job.
  • Add an optional one-year MBA to your senior year.
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  • Accounting and finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Sports management

Core business courses give you a foundation in accounting, economics, management, marketing and finance. You’ll also choose a concentration to deepen your expertise in one area and expand your own marketability.

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Don’t just learn something. Live it.

At Marymount, you’ll gain real-world experience in real time.

Start your search with the Internship & Career Planning Office. We’ll help you create your resume, search for internships and jobs, prepare for interviews and perfect your networking skills.

Where our students have interned

  • American Honda Finance Corporation
  • Boys & Girls Club of the Los Angeles Harbor
  • Collegiate Baseball Scouting Network
  • Discovery Channel’s The Swim scientific expedition
  • Disney College Program
  • EAG Sports Management
  • Fidelity National Title
  • Port of Los Angeles
  • Results Sports & Fitness Academy
  • Tesla Motors
  • Washington Center

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  • Big 5 Sporting Goods
  • Dole Fresh Fruit International, Ltd.
  • Fiat Automobiles
  • Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Los Angeles Galaxy
  • Los Angeles Kings
  • Lululemon Athletica
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Raytheon
  • SpaceX
  • Terranea Resort
  • TransHope Medical
  • Union Bank of Switzerland

Start your MBA

Add a Marymount MBA to any bachelor’s degree and graduate in as little as one year. We’ll help you tailor an MBA that accelerates your career. Get started on your MBA as a Marymount undergrad.

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Business majors in demand

Our most popular major, business is also one of the most marketable degrees for entry-level jobs. Employers want grads who can lead teams, manage money and make data-driven decisions. A business education can open doors to a vast range of careers. 

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Cool class: Introduction to Business

Why not hatch your own business? During the first-year Introduction to Business course, you won’t just read about the skills you’ll need after you graduate. You’ll create your own business plan and learn real business concepts as you practice them. Some business ideas are so good they turn into real startups.