The Business Administration program is ideal for those individuals involved or interested in the areas of business and related fields. Courses are taught by experienced professionals who incorporate real-life business applications into the classroom. The major provides a broad business base that students can use in a variety of employment opportunities. In addition to the in-classroom delivery format, this major is also available online.
Elgin, Rockford, and Online
This program offers vital courses to succeed in business roles, and has some of the best instructors in their fields with years of real-world experience. Courses include; Executive Management and Leadership, Organizational Finance, Marketing Management, Managerial Accounting and Budgeting, Leading an Entrepreneurial Venture, Technology Management, Business Law, and Economics to name a few. We have a Corporate Advisory Board that gives input to help keep this program on the cutting edge of the marketplace demands. Students may complete an optional internship, as well. Our comprehensive curriculum, and excellent instructors, makes this an outstanding program.
The job outlook for Business positions is good. According to the U.S. Department of Labor the expected job growth for Management/Analyst jobs for 2010-2020 is above average, (20%+). Management positions include a wide range of positions, as you can see from the possible salary ranges below. The Business Administration program helps prepare you for a variety of management positions, which may include management, executive assistant, and director level positions in for profit and non-for profit organizations.
- Executive Assistant
- Executive Director
- V.P. Operations