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School of Business, Media and Technology


At Highlands, you can prepare for and advance your career with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree. Concentrations in accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, general business, management, marketing, and media marketing give you plenty of options to shine in your chosen career.

Why choose NMHU’s Department of Business Administration?
NMHU is consistently rated #1 in student satisfaction in New Mexico. Better yet, NMHU provides one of New Mexico’s most cost-effective business degrees. We offer small class sizes (15:1 instructor/student ratio), a family atmosphere, and unparalleled access to faculty.

You can complete your BBA courses at our main campus or online, which gives you the flexibility to schedule courses around work and family. NMHU is also an open enrollment institution. Many of our students are the first in their family to attend college.

The Department of Business Administration’s academic programs focus on real-world applications and teach in-demand skills. You will build a professional portfolio of work and earn valuable professional certifications. This experience makes our graduates highly marketable.

Watch Professor Heath Anderson’s presentation on entrepreneurship.

New Mexico Highlands University’s Department of Business Administration is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Active Projects from Media Arts

Photo essay: NMHU students’ installations at Jemez Pueblo Visitors’ Center

Multimedia Installation

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Alumni occupations

Graduates of the School of Business, Media and Technology can be found in the following occupations:

  • Appraiser or Assessor of Real Estate
  • Budget Analyst
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Economist
  • Financial Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Postsecondary Education Administrator
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Survey Researcher
  • Training and Development Manager
  • Multimedia Artist and Animator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Film and Video Editor and Camera Operator
  • Producer and Director
  • Interaction design
  • Writing for media, culture and technology
  • Installation and exhibition design
  • Website and mobile application development

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School of Business, Media and Technology



The Department of Business Administration is committed to the success of our students and to the highest observance of our professional accreditation standards. The department’s goal is to be the best small business department in the Southwest, preparing students to be confident, competent, ethical and responsible decision makers, managers, leaders and agents of economic and social betterment in today’s changing global business environment.