Business Administration Associate Degree Program

Business Administration Associate Degree Program

This program provides students with an opportunity to continue their business administration studies beyond the diploma level. It is designed for those who already have 61 credit hours in a business concentration. 

Students complete general education courses such as Oral and Written Communication, College Math, History of American Government, Introduction to Psychology, and Life Science. These are complemented by business courses covering marketing, accounting, strategic planning, and digital communication.

This program is online, so you could complete all coursework in the comfort of your own home or use our campus computer labs if you need some assistance. Once you have earned your Business Administration diploma, you could either start the associate program immediately or wait until you have started working. Some employers may even offer tuition assistance programs!

Enjoy Strong Career Opportunities
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the salary range in Ohio for executive administrative assistants is $36,210 to $78,030 with a median salary of $53,540.
   
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1 onetonline.org/link/summary/43-6011.00, retrieved 5/1/2019

Program length – 7 months

 

Online program

This program includes courses in marketing, accounting, organizational strategies, and strategic negotiations. General education courses in history, math, ethics and psychology provide the necessary curriculum to complete the associate degree. This program also offers a course in digital communication strategies, providing students with an opportunity to explore current social media and its use in a professional setting.

Business administrators work in a variety of companies and industries helping run business operations including, human resource management, accounting, managing payroll, and training and developing new employees. Managers with good decision-making, organizational and communication skills will always be in demand.

Demand for administrative services managers and general managers is expected to grow 5-8% through 2024 with 688,800 new general manager positions.1

1U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-2017 Edition, Administrative services manager, General manager, retrieved 4/26/16

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