Business Administration Program | Start Your Education Fremont College

Business Administration

Earn your diploma and start your new career in just 7 months

Program Highlights:
  • Take classes online and learn from the comfort of your home
  • Many thousands of new job openings between 2014 and 2024 *
  • Prepare for entry-level employment in almost any industry, in companies large and small
  • Learn a wide variety of critical administrative skills

* Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics – Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014

Train for a rewarding career in Business Administration

If you're looking to start your career and want to learn skills that are needed in entry-level employees in almost any industry, the Business Administration diploma program at Fremont College is for you.  While earning your diploma, you will complete courses that are designed to provide you with business and administration skills that can transfer into a wide array of careers, including software that modern businesses use on a daily basis.  In 7 months, you will be ready to start your new career!

Are Business Administration Professionals in Demand?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be thousands of clerical and administrative job openings between 2014 and 2024.

* Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics – Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014

Possible Career Options After Fremont Degree

  • Office Coordinator
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Data Entry Specialist
  • Clerical Assistant
  • Personnel Assistant

Important Qualities of a Business Administration Professional

Knowledge

Business administration professionals must possess a basic knowledge of business concepts and practices, including the importance of customers and the role of suppliers.

Communication

Business administration professionals must be able to communicate clearly and professionally with management, colleagues, vendors, customers and clients, with effective speaking and writing skills.

Technology

Business administration professionals possess an understanding of common, modern computer software, including word processing, spreadsheet and presentation applications.

Professionalism

Business administration professionals must represent themselves in a professional manner through dress, communication, and actions.

Time Management

This skill is criticala to ensure that business administration professionals stay on track and up-to-date.

What Do Business Administration Professionals Do?

  • Utilize computer software for communication, information processing and customer and product tracking
  • Maintain business information systems
  • Communicate with customers, colleagues and other professionals about the operations of the business
  • Assist in a wide variety of business operations, including accounting, business development, sales, operations, and human resources
  • Perform day-to-day administrative duties that are critical to the smooth running of offices and business environments

Where Do Business Administrators Work?

  • Accounting Companies
  • Marketing Firms
  • Retail Companies
  • Government Agencies
  • Recruitment Agencies
  • Non-profit Agencies
  • Consulting Companies
  • Financial Planning Firms
  • Real Estate Agencies
  • Schools and Colleges
  • And Many More...

The Fremont Difference

A diploma in Business Administration from Fremont College will prepare you to pursue entry-level employment in almost any industry or organization.  During this 7 month program, you will gain the knowledge to support a business office in its daily operations.  You will learn computer software that is essential in practically any office.  You will learn effective communication, which is critical for success in the business world.  And you will learn about the various components of business operations so that you can feel confident in pursuing a job across the business spectrum.

Accelerated Degree Program

Complete Fremont College's Business Administration Degree Completion program in just 15 months.

Mentoring From Expert Instructors

Receive expert help from our staff of highly-trained instructors, whose industry skills and work experience enhance the students' learning experience.

Online Learning

Complete your coursework when and where it is convenient for you, with access to your online classroom 24 hours a day.

Student Collaboration

Work with your fellow students to learn and grow together.

Career Services

Receive expert career advice and assistance to help you find a job in your field.

Engaging Coursework

Learn through video, audio, interactive multimedia, game-based activities and lively discussions with your instructor and fellow students.

Weekly Webcasts

Every online course has a once-a-week live webcast where students can interact with their instructor (a recording is provided for those who cannot attend).

Peer Tutoring

Get help from your fellow students at no cost.

Essential Courses

Business Administration students will take nine of the following courses:

  • Business Communication Software
  • Management Information Systems
  • Presentation Software
  • Principles of Business and Management
  • Growth Marketing Channels
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Effective Communication Practices
  • Winning with Relationship Selling
  • High Impact Presentations
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Systems
  • Professionalism and Work Ethic
  • Understanding Financial Statements
  • Project Scope, Time and Quality Management
  • Customer Expectation Management
  • Capstone