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Southern States University, San Diego & Orange County:
With campuses in desirable locations in Southern California, Southern States University (SSU) provides accredited BBA and MBA courses for international students. Founded in 1983, students can earn an undergraduate or graduate degree on-campus in San Diego (La Jolla & Fashion Valley) or Newport Beach (just south of Irvine, 40 minutes from Los Angeles). In addition to our business degrees, we also provide intensive English language courses which can be taken alongside your academic studies.

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About Southern States University:

Photo of Study Business in USA UniversitySouthern States University was first established over 25 years ago in Orange County, California. In 2005, SSU was acquired by an education-focused corporation, which immediately re-directed the University and its programs to better reflect the needs of today’s global business community.

Since January 2006, SSU has grown from less than 10 students in one location to over 1,000 students studying our BBA and MBA Degree Programs and an Intensive English Program at three campuses in San Diego and Orange Counties in Southern California.

The University has received national accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) in 2010. All SSU programs and locations are fully accredited.

Why Choose SSU?

-  Improving Our Students' Career Opportunities
We are committed to improving our students’ career options and opportunities, and will accomplish this by delivering cutting-edge content, teaching both the fundamental and advanced skills needed to succeed in today’s competitive marketplace.

-  International Atmosphere
SSU's mission is to offer competitive and professionally-recognized academic degree and certificate programs, to serve a culturally diverse student community, and to facilitate international awareness amongst our students.

-  Professional Learning Environment
SSU creates a learning atmosphere that encourages students to develop the highest standards of ethical and professional behavior

Financing / Monthly Payment Plans:

Southern States University (SSU) is the most affordable accredited university in the U.S. We finance our MBA or BBA students with monthly payments of $350/4 weeks (plus fees: $25 library fee and $40 processing fee). Fees are related to graduation, final project, student card, etc.

Our Intensive English Program prices start at $190/4 weeks at our Fashion Valley campus with early morning classes from 7:30 am-12:00 pm.

International Student Employment:
After one academic year, international students can start to work legally in U.S. through CPT (Curricular Practical Training). After graduation, students can work full time legally through OPT (Optional Practical Training) in any job related to their field of study.

Business Administration Degrees for International Students:

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Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree:
Duration: 4 years. Core courses include:

- Accounting
- Business Law
- Business Communications
- Information Systems
- Macro / Micro Economics
- Marketing
- Business Statistics
- Business Calculus..

Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree:
Duration: 2 years. Core courses:

- Financial Accounting
- Managerial Economics
- Organizational Leadership
- Managerial Finance
- Operations Management
- Strategic Management
- International Marketing..

English Language Programs:
- Intensive English course
- TOEFL Exam preparation

On-Campus Accommodation:
On-campus residential accommodation is available throughout the year. Southern States University provides a pleasant studying environment, spacious classrooms and well-trained and dedicated instructors to help you achieve your goals.

Student Testimonials:

Photos of Southern States University, San Diego & Orange County"The classes were not crowded and it helped professors get acquainted with each student personally and find unique ways to bring the knowledge to everyone."
- Svitlana, Ukraine

“SSU is one of the best schools in California, located in one of the most fascinating places in the US. The professors are very experienced, and recognized in their fields."
- Nisrag, India

“I am proud to be a student at Southern States University. Having an MBA degree has always been my dream, and now I am pursuing this dream at SSU. All of our teachers are very professional, and experts in their fields. I am learning a lot from them. SSU’s career services are also extremely helpful.”
- Bora, Turkey

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Address: 1601 Dove Street, Suite 105, Newport Beach, California 92660, USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2023-11-16 were from:

Dakar, Senegal; central lombok, Indonesia; pontianak, kalimantan barat, Indonesia; Konya, Turkey; Bandung, Indonesia; Kabupaten Garut, provinsi Jawa barat, Indonesia; France; Irvine, CA; Yakutsk, Russia; and more.