$5,000 Online Bachelor's in Business Degree Pathway

High Quality Accredited Associate's for $2,000 & Bachelor's Degree for $5,000


Financial Aid and Discount Policy

Students completing our program will learn all the key functions needed to run a business, including accounting, budgeting, human resources, and management skills, all from a Christian perspective.

City Vision University is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commissionwhich is recognized by the US Department of Education and CHEA.

Job Possibilities

Format & Transfer Credit

About City Vision University

The program can be taken toward a Bachelor's degree (120 credits), Associate's degree (60 credits), or certificate (30 credits). We accept transfer of up to 90 credits from any accredited college. Students can use our prior learning assessment program to apply for up to 30 credits for unaccredited training and experience.

City Vision University is a nonprofit Christian college established in 1998 providing Bachelor's in Addiction Studies, Missions, Nonprofit Management & Business and a Master's in Technology & Ministry. All of our faculty have at least Master's degrees and are current or past practitioners in their fields.

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Qualifying students may use Pell grants, Federal loans or GI Bill benefits for City Vision Courses. Saylor and Qualifi do not qualify for Federal Financial Aid. City Vision's regular tuition of $600/course. The City Vision tuition discounts listed above only apply to new City Vision students after students they have passed 5 Saylor courses.




What You'll Learn

City Vision Instructor Led Courses (5 required)

Students in our Business Administration program may get jobs in mid-level management in either business or non-profit settings. Some may also get jobs in accounting or office administration. Finally, some may use our entrepreneurship training to start their own business.

Associate's in Business Recommended Pathway

Bachelor's in Business Recommended Pathway

General Education (Saylor/Qualifi)

Business Courses (Saylor/Qualifi)

Business Enterprise (Entrepreneurship)

Year 1. Freshman Year for $400: Independent Study Online with Saylor and Qualifi

Year 2. Sophomore Year: Independent Study Saylor/Qualifi and Instructor-Led City Vision Courses

Business Courses (Saylor/Qualifi)

City Vision Business Courses (5 required)

Year 3. Junior Year: Instructor-Led Online Courses with Qualifi (Pick One)

Year 4. Senior Year (for students who took the previous 3 years' pathway)

General Management

Nonprofit Management

Accounting & Operations

Technology & Entrepreneurship

Year 4. Senior Year (for students who did not take the previous 3 years' pathway above)

Business Courses Independent Study (Saylor/Qualifi)

Core Business Courses (Required)

Students must complete at least 30 credits (10 courses) with City VisionThis typically takes about one year, taking two courses per term for five 8-week terms.These may be taken from the above courses or through electives

Business Management


Associate's Degree Cost

Bachelor's Degree Cost


$375      Saylor Exam Proctoring Fees
$100      Qualifi Credit Endorsement & Transcript Fee
$1,525   City Vision Tuition: 5 Associate's Degree Courses
$2,000   Total 2-Year Cost of Associate's Degree

$2,000  Cost of Associate's Degree
$125     Saylor Exam Proctoring Fees
$875     Qualifi tuition & accreditation
$2,000  City Vision Tuition for 5 Courses
$5,000 Total 4-Year Cost of Bachelor's Degree
* The discounted tuition for City Vision only apply after students complete 5
Saylor courses (normal City Vision tuition is $600/course. Price for City Vision courses does not include the cost of books.

About Saylor Academy

About Qualifi

Saylor Academy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with a mission to provide open education to all through open online courses and twenty-first century credentials. Since 2012, Saylor Academy's credit-recommended courses have helped students overcome barriers of cost and time to complete college degrees.

Qualifi is a UK Awarding Organization regulated by Ofqual in England and the Welsh government in Wales and is a signatory to the BIS international commitments of quality. Its mission is to enable learners throughout the globe to achieve their true potential by accessing learning programs cost-effectively.

Concentrations (Pick 4 Courses in One Concentration)

Freshman/Sophomore Year. Students take 15 courses (45 credits) through Saylor Academy endorsed by Qualifi. Credits are transferred to City Vision University. 
Sophomore Year: Students transfer to City Vision to take 5 courses (15 credits)Students will receive an Associate of Science in Business Administration for a total two-year cost of $2,000
Junior Year. Students take 30 credits of courses  accredited by Qualifi. Credits are transferred to City Vision. 
Senior Year. Students take 5 courses (15 credits) through City Vision and 5 courses (15 credits) through Saylor Academy that transfer to City Vision. Students will receive an Bachelor of Science in Business Administration for a total four-year cost of $5,000.
Saylor courses are online, self-paced, independent study & can start at any time. City Vision courses are 8-week, instructor-led courses that start 5 times a year. Students may not use US federal aid with Saylor and Qualifi, but may use federal aid with City Vision courses.

Four Year Online Degree Path Summary

  1. Students in the US may also receive ACE Recognition of Credit for select Saylor courses.
  2. Students will also receive a Level 4 UK Qualification Certificate from Qualifi.

Students will also receive a UK Level 5 Qualification Diploma from Qualifi. 

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