2021-2022 Catalog

Bachelor of Business Administration, Joe Gibbs Performance Management Concentration*

The Bachelor of Business Administration prepares graduates for a wide range of managerial positions in business, government and nonprofit organizations. Business Administration students acquire fundamental, practical and professional skills in all phases of business, including decision-making and problem-solving capabilities. The program also provides a strong liberal arts component that develops communications skills, information literacy, abstract thinking and critical analysis while fostering historical and political and social awareness.

The Joe Gibbs Performance Management Concentration of the Bachelor of Business Administration is designed to develop you as a leader. If anyone has figured out the key to success, it’s legendary coach Joe Gibbs. With Super Bowl (SB) wins in SB XVII, SB XXII, SB XXVI and four NASCAR championships to his name, Coach Gibbs has defined what it takes to build and lead people to both personal and professional success. This concentration will expose you to the essential elements of performance management and leadership principles so that you can lead from anywhere you are within an organizationwhether private, public or nonprofit. This innovative and practical curriculum draws from Joe Gibbs' coaching strategies to help you determine your personal and professional purpose. You will learn what makes an effective team and how to lead a team to success and how to manage challenges along the way.


Also available are an Associate in Arts in Business Administration, a Joe Gibbs Performance Management Graduate Certificate, and a Master of Business Administration.

*The Bachelor of Business Administration program curriculum offering described on this page is not available to students enrolled through an Arkansas or New Jersey ground-based campus. Students enrolled through an Arkansas or New Jersey ground-based campus must follow the Bachelor of Business Administration program requirements as set forth in the corresponding state-specific section of the catalog. Arkansas or New Jersey residents enrolled through online global should refer to the curriculum on this page. 

The Joe Gibbs Performance Management concentration courses are available in an online-only format to Arkansas, Delaware, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia students. 

The Strayer University Bachelor of Business Administration Joe Gibbs Performance Management concentration is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213, 913.339.9356.



ACC 100Accounting I

BUS 100Introduction to Business

BUS 302Management Concepts

BUS 309Business Ethics

BUS 475Business and Society

BUS 499Business Administration Capstone

ECO 100Principles of Economics

FIN 100Principles of Finance

LEG 100Business Law I

MKT 100Principles of Marketing

Total Credit Hours:45.0


JGR 100Finding Your Leadership Purpose

JGR 200The Power of People

JGR 210Motivating Teams

JGR 300Performing Under Pressure

JGR 310The Right Way to Win

Total Credit Hours:22.5

General Education Core

CIS 101Navigating a Digital World

COM 100Communication at Work

COM 200Communication: The Key to Working Together

ECO 110Taking Charge of Your Economic Future 

ENG 116Discover the Writer in You

ENG 201The Power of Persuasion 

HIS 110U.S. History: Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future

HUM 201Exploring Cultures: Adapting in a Global World

MAT 110Using Math to Inform Your World

MAT 210Data-Driven Decisions

PHI 201Thinking it Through

PSY 101Smarter Decisions through Psychology

SCI 201Unlocking the Secrets of Science and Innovation 

SOC 101The Story of Us: Embracing Diversity and Collaboration 

WRK 100Preparing for the Future of Work

Total Credit Hours:67.5


These courses are selected in consultation a dean, advisor or coach; within this component it is possible for students to develop a minor in a second area of study (see Minors).

Total Credit Hours:45.0

All courses are 4.5 quarter credit hours.

Total Credit Hours: 180.0