BSM Degree | Bachelor of Science in Management | Pepperdine University | Graziadio Business School

Complete Your Bachelor's Degree in Two Years

Integrate theory and real-world application in a comprehensive BSM program that clears your path to increased earning potential and advanced degree options. 

Built for the working professional, the Pepperdine Bachelor of Science in Management (BSM) offers flexibility, mentorship, and a curriculum that goes beyond basics to grow your leadership style. Depending upon the completion format – on-campus or online – you can complete your BSM in as little as two years or up to seven.

Quick Facts

3 yrs

Minimum Work Exp.

2-7 yrs

Time to Complete*



1 yr

MBA Pathway


of Students Graduate in 3 Years


Student:Faculty Ratio**

*The Online BSM must be completed in two years.
**This ratio is the Graziadio average and may vary by program.

Spring 2018 Deadlines

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Classes Begin

Oct. 6, 2017

Nov. 3, 2017

Nov. 30, 2017

Jan. 5, 2018

Fall 2017 Deadlines

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Classes Begin

May 19, 2017

Jun. 30, 2017

Aug. 3, 2017

Aug. 25, 2017

Campus Locations

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Institutes and Research at a Glance

Be On the Pulse and At the Heart of Learning

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Campus Locations

Learn On-Campus or Online

At Pepperdine Graziadio, we put you at the center of your learning experience in small classes offered at convenient locations.

Traditional BSM classes are held nights and weekends at our campuses in Los Angeles, Encino, and Irvine, California – hubs of activity and innovation. In our Online BSM program, you can attend classes from anywhere in the world, and complete your degree in a fixed two-year cohort.

Explore Your BSM Options

Location Pepperdine Campuses in Los Angeles, Irvine, Encino Anywhere
Schedule Weekday Evenings and Saturdays Flexible
Duration 2 to 7 years (flexible) 2 years (fixed)
Learning Environment    Changing Consistent Cohort
Work Experience Minimum 3 Years Required Minimum 3 Years Required

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Which BSM is Right for Me?

Depending upon your location and your learning style, you'll find each of our BSM delivery formats offers unique advantages. Regardless of the mode you choose, you'll access our entire BSM curriculum and strengthen your grasp of key business essentials.

Compare Online and On-Campus BSM Programs

See the Pepperdine BSM Curriculum

Explore the Benefits of a BSM vs. BBA

Next Steps to Completing Your Degree

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Accelerate Your Opportunities

We want to help you reach your next goal, which explains our high degree completion rates. The sooner you complete your degree, the sooner you can see the full return on investment (ROI) of your time, talents, and tuition.

BSM Admission Requirements

BSM Tuition and Financial Aid

Our Transfer Admission Guarantee

Expand the BSM Experience

Pepperdine Graziadio Graduates

Pathways to MBA and MS

Our two-year BSM offers a pathway to the Pepperdine MBA, MSML, and MSHR with just one year of additional study.

Study Abroad at Pepperdine Graziadio

Global Study

Participate in an intensive one-week or multi-week study abroad experience for course credit.


More Resources to Explore

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Be Part of Something Bigger

Join a Prolific Professional Network and a Connected Community

The Pepperdine Graziadio alumni network is more than 40,000 strong – an integral part of the greater Pepperdine University worldwide alumni network. When you become a part of Pepperdine, you join a culture of connection. Your potential is developed by hands-on faculty-mentors and your successes are celebrated by your peers.

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