How do you want to be known in your business career? As a manager or a leader? Being a manager means you can get people to do the work that’s assigned to them. Being a leader means you inspire people to want to follow you. When you are a great leader, you can motivate people to do great things. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Leadership from Fremont College, you’ll graduate with the leadership skills that most companies lack and desperately need. You will learn different types of communication skills, understand financial statements, and learn how to prioritize important tasks through project management tools. This will make you a valued member of any strategic management team. It will also position you to start your life as an entrepreneur should you choose. It’s your choice, a basic business degree that prepares you to be a manager, OR a Business Leadership degree that sets you apart from the competition. Be the leader you know you are with your Bachelor’s Degree in Business Leadership from Fremont College. See below for more information about this exciting program!
O1 Career Overview
Are Business Leaders in demand?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of Human Resources Specialist jobs is expected to increase 7% from 2012 to 2022.
How to become a Business Leader
- Complete a business program at a college to earn a bachelor's degree.
- Obtain on-the-job-training with an employer.
Important qualities of a Business Leader
Business leaders must be able to communicate clearly and persuasively. They must effectively discuss issues and negotiate with others, direct subordinates, and explain their policies and decisions to those within the organization.
Business leaders must be able to lead an organization successfully by coordinating policies, people, and resources.
Business leaders need decision-making skills when setting policies and managing an organization. They must assess different options and choose the best course of action.
Business leaders must organize and direct the operations of an organization. For example, they must manage business plans, employees, and budgets.
Business leaders need problem-solving skills to properly address issues within an organization. They must be able to recognize shortcomings and effectively carry out solutions.
Business leaders must be able to do many tasks at the same time to ensure that their work gets done and that they meet their goals.
What do Business Leader do?
Establish and carry out departmental or organizational goals, policies, and procedures
- Direct and oversee an organization’s financial and budgetary activities
- Manage general activities related to making products and providing services
- Consult with other executives, staff, and board members about general operations
- Negotiate or approve contracts and agreements
- Appoint department heads and managers
- Analyze financial statements, sales reports, and other performance indicators
- Identify places to cut costs and to improve performance, policies, and programs
Where do Business Leaders work?
- Accounting Companies
- Government Agencies
- Marketing Firms
- Recruitment Agencies
- Consulting Companies
- Financial Planning Firms
- Real Estate Agencies
- Schools and Colleges
O2 Fremont Difference
Earn a bachelor’s degree in Business Leadership and be prepared for a leadership role in a wide variety of industries in a little over one year when you enroll in the degree completion program at Fremont College. The Degree Completion Program allows students to apply previous college credits toward a bachelor’s degree that can be completed in a short amount of time. Students who are interested in the Business Leadership program but do not have previous college credits can earn a bachelor’s degree in just two-and-a-half years. No other career training school offers such a fast timeline for completing a bachelor’s degree. In addition, the program takes place online so students can complete coursework when it’s convenient for them – day or night. Learn more about the “Fremont Difference” below and discover why the Business degree program is the perfect choice for those who want to pursue a leadership career.
Accelerated degree program
Earn a degree in just 15 months and begin working in your field in a little over one year.
Small class sizes
Allows for one-on-one interaction with instructors.
Receive one-on-one help from a peer tutor at no cost.
Technology, finance, and business law training
In addition to studying business fundamentals, you’ll learn about all aspects of business practices, including business technology, the latest concepts in Internet marketing and e-commerce, how to read financial reports, and laws of the modern business world.
Mentoring from expert instructors
Industry skills and work experience enhance the classroom learning experience.
Training in modern computer classrooms
Simulate real work experiences with hands-on training.
Day and evening course schedules to fit your life.
Students work together to complete assignments.
Assistance with career advice and resources to help graduates find a job in their field.
- Employment Law
- Business Communication
- Business Law
- Business Information Systems
- Human Resources Management
- Internet Marketing
- Project Management
- Introduction to Financial Statements
- Introduction to Accounting
- e-Commerce and Mobile Applications
O3 Admissions and Aid
Fremont takes the stress out of enrolling in college by working with you every step of the way to determine your career goals and help you find a way to pay for school. If you have concerns that you won't be able to afford college, our financial aid team will help you apply for grants and student loans to fund your education. We are committed to making sure that nothing stands in the way of obtaining the career you have always wanted.
Our trained team of admissions representatives will help you understand yourself, visualize your dreams, and map your career. During your informational meeting, we will help you find the associate's degree or bachelor's degree program that best fits your interests. We will also take you on a tour of the school, show you our unique learning methodology, Professional Action Learning (PAL), and discuss how easy it is to apply for financial aid. You will also discover how you can complete your education training in 15 months or less and, most importantly, which job opportunities exist for Fremont College graduates.
There are various options when it comes to paying for school. Grants, loans, education benefits for veterans, and payment plans make college affordable. Our trained financial aid team can help you apply for financial aid and will assist you through the entire process.
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O4 Fremont Graduates
Your time at Fremont doesn't end at graduation. Alumni are invited back for workshops, networking mixers, and other events that provide an opportunity for career enhancement. Fremont alumni also receive career planning assistance from our career services team and have access to numerous resources to help them achieve their career goals. In addition, our employer network consists of well-known companies that have been employing our graduates for years. We have numerous graduate success stories to prove that earning a degree at Fremont College is a wise investment in your future.
Meet Our Graduates
“When I came in for my orientation, I fell in love and decided that this was the school I wanted to go to. I ended up signing up and enrolling that same day. It’s very personable.” -Christine Jones, Business Leadership Graduate 2012
- Kiewit Infrastructure Group
- Wells Fargo
- Bank of America
- The Cheesecake Factory