Business Administration

Program Type: Major, Minor
Program Level: Undergraduate, Associate, Certificates
Department: Social Sciences


Our instructors provide students with valuable insights into economics, marketing, management, accounting practices and information technology based on their experience with the latest business and market trends. Learn why people choose Mount Marty.Designed to help working adults earn their degrees, Mount Marty-Watertown’s Business Administration program complements your work and life experience with lessons from the contemporary business world.

We know it is important to complete your degree in a timely manner, with an eye on your investment of time and money, and at our Watertown campus, we are focused on supporting you as you achieve your goal.

Mount Marty College was reported by the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) to be the Most Effective and Most Efficient private college in the state of South Dakota.

Plus, Colleges of Distinction has honored Mount Marty College’s Business Administration program as one of our nation’s top programs.

Thanks to small class sizes and personal attention, Mount Marty business administration students grow personally and professionally. Enhance your critical thinking skills as you conduct research, challenge assumptions and investigate worldwide issues.

Choose from two areas of emphasis within the business administration major. Students may complete both emphasis areas within their four-year college career.

  • Banking/Finance
  • Management

All Mount Marty business administration majors participate in an internship experience, where they develop an extensive knowledge of their chosen field and the business world.

Explore possible career growth in virtually every industry. Career options include:

  • Account Executive
  • Advertising Executive
  • Bank Manager
  • Health Care Executive
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Database Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Insurance Agent
  • Loan Officer
  • Public Relations
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Sales Representation
  • Stockbroker

Mount Marty also offers an Associate of Arts degree and a certificate in business administration. Every step you take helps you improve your career options, and Mount Marty wants to help you succeed.

Are you a transfer student hoping to gain your bachelor’s degree at MMC after completing an associate degree at LATI? Take advantage of a simplified transfer process thanks to an articulation agreement between our two schools. Students enrolled in an academic degree program at LATI who complete all requirements for their designated Associate of Applied Science in business (marketing/management option) may transfer to MMC to complete their B.A. in business administration (management emphasis).

Start your journey.