Earn your BBA at Lakeland Community College

Monte Ahuja College of Business has partnered with Lakeland Community College.

Earn your BBA Degree through the General Business Completion Program

Ideal for working adults and part-time students, the BBA Degree: General Business Completion Program provides a comprehensive foundation of business knowledge and advanced exposure to multiple business disciplines.

This program is based on a cooperative 2+2 program with Lakeland Community College and the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University. Students are required to complete a minimum of 120 credit hours and all Monte Ahuja College of Business AACSB accredited course work. 

  • Lakeland Course Requirements: on the Lakeland campus at the Lakeland tuition rate
  • Cleveland State University Course Requirements: on the Cleveland State University campus or online via the Cleveland State University Blackboard portal at the Cleveland State University tuition rate
  • Flexible schedules students are able to complete coursework on a full- or part-time basis

BBA Degree: General Business Completion Program Guides

Students must complete an Associate's Degree from Lakeland prior to enrolling in Cleveland State University course work to earn their BBA degree. The two guides below outline the required programs students must complete through Lakeland in order to enroll.

Sequence and Admissions Information:

1. Students must complete one of the two above programs of study prior to starting the BBA Degree: General Business Completion Program.

2. CSU courses are offered during the CSU academic semesters of Fall, Spring and Summer. Please view the CSU academic calendar for additional details here.

3. Students must apply to CSU and submit a Partnership Supplement form with the application. The Partnership Supplement form can be obtained here.

Ready to enroll or have additional questions? Take the next steps. Connect with our advisors:

1. First meet with the Lakeland Counseling Office to discuss how the Associate's Degree program can transition into the BBA Degree: General Business Completion. The Lakeland Counseling Office can be reached at: 440.525.7200.

2. Connect with the Cleveland State University Partnership Office to learn more about the program and submit your application by calling 440.525.7471 or emailing

3. Connect with a Cleveland State University Academic Advisor in the Monte Ahuja College of Business Undergraduate Programs and Student Services office by phone 216.687.3729 or through email at

  At Lakeland Community College At Cleveland State University

Holden University Center
Northwest corner of State Route 306 and Kirtland Road;
Kirtland, Ohio 44094

Monte Ahuja College of Business
1860 East 18th Street, Second Floor, Room 219
Cleveland, Ohio 441115

Phone: 440.525.7200 216.687.3729