Business Administration Diploma Program

Business Administration Diploma Program

03/2020: All programs have been converted to online.  Enrollment and financial aid can be done from home. You can start your program ONLINE at Rockford Career College today. The College moved to online instruction for all our programs to be in compliance with Governor J.B. Pritzker’s executive order.
Don’t postpone enrolling.  Use your time wisely and enroll today.  This program was online and continues to be online ONLY

Businesses need employees prepared to step into entry-level office positions.  Our business administration program helps you develop strong Microsoft computer skills needed to create spreadsheets, outlines, and presentations.  Courses cover relevant topics such as managing change, encouraging effective team building, leading continuous improvement in operations, and managing finances and human resources. 

Our experienced instructors teach real-world skills, and our externship program gives you the opportunity to work in a professional environment prior to seeking employment.  Some graduates are offered jobs where they gained their experience.

Our diploma program provides a strong knowledge base that could be expanded in the future. Credits earned transfer to our Associate Degree in Business Administration if you decide to further your education. Some employers may even offer tuition assistance!

Enjoy Strong Career Opportunities
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of business occupations is projected to grow seven percent from 2016 to 2026.1

Reference:
1https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/administrative-services-managers.htm, retrieved 2/25/2020

The Business Administration program could prepare you to become a valuable member of any professional office environment. Develop the skills you'll need to qualify for an entry-level position in a business related field.

Program length – 10 months

 

Online program

Courses address business administration practices and approaches that aim to maximize resources – including human participants, time, money and technology – to meet business goals and deadlines. General courses in oral and written communication and the humanities are included to help develop your interpersonal skills, writing ability, and workplace adaptability.

Business professionals with good decision-making, organizational, and communication skills will always be in demand. Whether you are looking for your first position or want to advance your career, the skills you could develop are transferable, which means if you decide to change jobs, they could be used in a variety of different organizations and industries.

The U.S. will need 756,200 new office clerks between 2014 and 2024.1

1U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-2024 Edition, General office clerk, retrieved 4/26/16

Online

Rockford, Illinois Campus Only