Woodbury University was founded in 1884 to respond to the emerging needs of a thriving business community in Los Angeles. Meeting the business education needs of today's diverse economy in this market remains the focus of the School of Business. Operating from a new, state of the-art building, the two degrees the school offers are an undergraduate BBA (Bachelors in Business Administration) and the MBA (Masters in Business Administration). Courses are taught by expert faculty who understand the importance of balancing theory and practice in their teaching. The BBA degree has a clear management focus and students can also major in accounting, marketing, or fashion marketing. The MBA takes students on a deeper educational journey and courses are available in evening or weekend formats to accommodate the working student. The mission of the Woodbury University School of Business is to cultivate the distinctive talents of each student to prepare future leaders of business who communicate effectively, act ethically, and think globally.