Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Business Administration
Graduates may either seek entry-level employment or enroll in a graduate degree program. Baccalaureate-level graduates may gain employment in business, sales, communication, and human resources.
- Prerequisite: High School Diploma or GED
- Program Length: Four years to complete
- Post-Grad Options: Entry-Level Employment or Master’s / Doctoral Program
- Projected Employment Growth: 22% (2010-2020)*
The curriculum within a baccalaureate-level program in business administration may combine general education courses with major-specific classes. These courses may teach students how to plan strategically, understand business management systems, and examine international business applications. Core business administration classes may include the following:
- Business Law
- Marketing and Sales
- Payroll Applications
- Analytical Tools
- Business Ethics
Bachelor’s-level graduates may pursue employment opportunities in business, communication, sales, finance, and human resources. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment options are expected to increase by 22% from 2010-2020*.
Possible careers include:
- Management Analyst
- Administrative Service Manager
- Financial Manager
Students who successfully complete an online bachelor’s degree program in business administration may decide to continue their education by enrolling in a graduate-level program. These upper-level programs may provide students with additional skills and training in finance, managerial accounting, human resource management, and organizational behavior. Many employers prefer to hire applicants who possess at least a bachelor’s degree.
*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*
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