College of Business and Economics, Koleke Pāʻoihana a Kālaihoʻokele Waiwai

Programs and Certificates

All of these links go to program detail pages in the UH Hilo Catalog.

Bachelor of Business Administration

University Classroom Building, UH HiloUniversity Classroom Building at UH Hilo Students in the Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) program may choose to major in Accounting, or in General Business Administration.

The General Business option allows you to construct a program of study tailored to your specific interests and needs, with specializations in Finance, General Management, and Marketing. Want to work in the visitor industry? You can take a sequence of elective courses in Tourism Management. Interested in starting your own business? We offer courses in New Venture Management that can be combined with courses in Marketing, Finance, and Accounting to provide the preparation you need.

4 Year Degree Maps

The office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs prepares 4 year degree maps for the BBA degree, with a variety of concentrations.



The College of Business and Economics also offers several certificate programs. The certificate programs are an option for graduates of other programs who wish to gain a formal credential testifying to their up-to-date skills and knowledge in an area of focus.