Business Administration (Associate's)

Business Administration (Associate's)

The business world welcomes people with good people skills and the right training. If you are looking for practical, real-world business education in a supportive learning environment, the Business Administration associate's degree program from Virginia College may be the right place for you.

Associate's Degree in Business: A Foundation for Business Career Paths

Online business administration courses are as close as your computer, or you can choose the Virginia College campus nearest you. Either way, we help prepare you with skills that employers value. Some of your course work includes topics such as these:

  • Fundamentals of business
  • Management and finance
  • Critical thinking
  • Customer service
  • Workplace ethics
  • Project planning
  • Implementation and communication

Plus, in-depth computer courses will help prepare you for the technical aspects of working in business. Professionalism is an important part of the curriculum, too; you will learn the importance of punctuality, dress code, professional etiquette and other skill sets necessary to be an effective professional.

You're Not Just Another Face in the Crowd

Competition for jobs in the world of business is keen, but the hands-on, practical training and support from Virginia College faculty and staff can help you succeed. At Virginia College, you're not just another face in the crowd. We are invested in the success of each student and provide a personalized approach to learning.

As graduation approaches, our Career Services team can help you hone your job search skills. They can review your resume, assist in interview techniques, help you research the job market and even generate job leads. This team maintains job-placement relationships with local business employers as well as national Corporate Partners.

Careers with a Business Degree

With your associate's degree, you will be able to seek employment in entry-level management and administrative roles, including:

  • Office manager
  • Administrative assistant
  • Management trainee
  • Project assistant
  • Office support specialist

If you decide to return to school later for more training, credits earned from this program will transfer to the Virginia College bachelor's degree program in business administration.

Take the First Step

Take the next step toward a better future. Learn more about the Business Administration associate's degree by completing the Request More Information form now!


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NOTE: Program details subject to change. See the official campus catalog and appropriate addenda for the latest information.
Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas are required by Georgia, South Carolina and Oklahoma to be listed as Certificates (C).
Associate of Science degrees (AS) are required by SC, TN & VA to be listed as Associated of Applied Science degrees (AAS).
Associate of Applied Science degrees (AAS) are required by LA & VA to be listed as Associate in Occupational Studies degrees (AOS).
Bachelor of Science degrees (BS) are required by TN to be listed as Bachelor of Applied Science degrees (BAS).


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