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To start a rewarding career in Business Administration, earn your Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree at Beal University

20 to 40-Month* Business Administration Programs to accelerate your career

The online Business programs** at Beal University prepares students to manage, direct, plan and control business operations and employee supervision. The program gives students an overview of business topics to include accounting, marketing, economics, finance, business law and healthcare management. Through lectures and case studies the students will demonstrate critical problem solving, decision making and professional skills.

In addition to participation in all courses, students will be required to complete out-of-class or additional assignments. These assignments include but are not limited to reading, exercises and problem solving, projects, research, papers, and presentations. A student can anticipate out-of-class activities that equal to about two (2) hours for every one (1) hour of lecture.

Next Start Date: Jul 1stBusiness Administration Beal University - Bangor - Main School 99 Farm Road Bangor ME USA 04401 The Business programs will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to start a rewarding business career. You can choose between the Associate's or Bachelor's Degree program. You will learn a variety of important business topics, including accounting, marketing, economics, finance, business law, and healthcare management. You will feel fully prepared to enter the workforce as a business professional and start a career in a short period of time. University

The best way to see if Beal University is the right fit for you is to contact an admissions representative. Get more information on the Business Administration program, class schedules, and financial aid options so that you can make an informed decision about your future. Get more info or Book a Tour.

What is Business Administration?

The Business Administration program is designed to give you the practical training you need to start a rewarding business career. As a student in this program, you will learn the relevant skills that business professionals use each day. This program is offered online, so you can focus on your studies from the comfort of your own home, or wherever you have access to the internet.

Flexibility and Excellence in Online Education

With flexible online and on-campus schedules, smaller class sizes, and accelerated programs, you will feel prepared and supported to pursue your career goals upon graduation.

Leading to Successful Careers in Business Administration

During the Business Administration program, you’ll take courses such as:

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Human Resources Management
  • Business Management
  • Ethics in Business
  • Organizational Strategic Planning
  • Operations Management
  • Marketing & Public Relations
  • And more!

If you choose to take the 16-month* Business Administration Associate’s Degree you will not be required to complete all of the courses that appear on this list.

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Career Opportunities and Business Administration Average Salary

Upon successful completion of an online degree in Business Administration, students could seek or obtain entry-level employment in a professional business or business-related field(s).

Exploring Business Administration Degree Jobs

Job titles include:

  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Advertising Executive
  • Business Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Loan Officer
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Meeting, Convention and Event Planner
  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Healthcare
  • and more!

Business Administration Degree: Curriculum Overview

Beal University offers a 20-month* Business Associate’s Degree as well as a 40-month* Bachelor of Science Degree for Business Administration. For those who already have their Bachelor’s degree, Beal also offers an 20-month* Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) program.

Specializations in Business Administration

At Beal University, we offer three Business programs:

Business – Associate’s Degree (20 Months*):

If you are looking to quickly start a career in Business, consider our 20-month* Associate of Applied Science Degree program. This program is intended for those who wish to take a faster, less in-depth approach to becoming a Business professional.

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (40 Months*):

The 40-month* Bachelor of Science in Business Administration will provide you with foundational business knowledge, practical experience, opportunities for career exploration, and soft-skills development to help students prepare for entry-level careers in retail, banking, or marketing. Upon completion of this program, you will feel fully prepared to start a career as a Business Administration professional.

Business Administration – Master’s Degree (20 Months*):

Beal University’s 20-month* Master’s in Business Administration program will prepare you for career growth from supervisory to management or leadership positions in an organization or business. You will learn theory and practical skills for managing a business. Upon completion of this program, you could seek or obtain a variety of interesting positions in business or organizational management.

Transfer Credits Accepted

Already have an associate’s degree? You could get credit for your previous coursework and graduate even sooner! Get info today to learn if you qualify.

Why to choose Beal University to get certified?

Beal University designed the Business Administration programs with a student-centric approach to allow the freedom of remote learning. Students will not feel alone, though. Beal’s support system is there to help students succeed within the program, and into their professional careers.

Benefits of Studying Business Administration Online

Students will not have to worry about missing out on a traditional learning experience. Group projects, discussion questions, and integrative assignments create an interactive curriculum. Subsequently, this provides a hands-on experience. In addition to this, students can still access campus services such as the writing center, library services, technical support, and career services.

How Online Education Prepares You for the Business World

Upon successful completion of this online program, students should be able to:

  • Develop a strong and general knowledge base of information through the General Education courses;
  • Demonstrate critical thinking strategies and methods in various settings;
  • Develop and demonstrate communication effectively in written, oral and digital settings;
  • Effectively explore and apply current business practices and strategies that will enhance various professional business settings;
  • Gain knowledge in organizational planning and strategic negotiation methods used in current contexts of business;
  • Develop skills in current marketing and accounting practices in business.

Financial Aid and Scholarships for Business Students

If you’re interested in enrolling at Beal University, a Financial Aid Adviser can discuss funding options with you and guide you through the process of applying for Financial Aid if necessary. To get started you can schedule a visit to come in and speak with a Financial Aid Adviser or request more information.

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If you’re interested in learning more about a career in Business Administration, fill out the form on this page to receive more information. A friendly Beal University Career Advisor can answer career questions, guide you to our virtual tour, and get you helpful financial aid information. Get the answers you need to discover the perfect career path for you.

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* Program length when completed in normal time.

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