Is it time for you to grow? The sky’s the limit!
Associate in Business Administration transfer degree is offered completely online or a combination of online and on-campus.
Median Salary (2019) in Michigan: $81,460
Employment growth trends (2018-28): 11% or higher
Median Salary (2019) in Michigan: $68,750
Employment growth trends (2018-28): 4% to 6%
Median Salary (2019) in Michigan: $94,800
Employment growth trends (2018-28): 7% to 10%
The median salary for career opportunities from this program according to O*NET Online.
What will you learn?
You’ll learn how to analyze finances and how to analyze market research. You’ll learn how to analyze management and how to manage people and business systems. You’ll be solid when it comes to solving problems and making decisions in a leadership role.
My Kirtland experience began with classes when I took Dual Enrollment classes in high school. I really connected with the instructors and realized how much I could gain financially and educationally by attending Kirtland before transferring to a four year school to finish my business degree.
Earn your Business Administration AAS degree through us!
Our Business Administration program is streamlined so you can complete it quickly. You can choose to do it entirely online or as a mix of online and on campus. It’s one of our transfer degrees, so if you’re headed toward a BA or MBA, we’ll help you transfer credits — seamlessly.
Depending on how far you want to take your career in Business Administration, you could be worth upwards of $80,000 or more per year with this degree according to the US Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics.
This program is for you if you:
- want to add valuable credibility to your resume
- plan to become a leader in business
- are interested in corporate management
- have a feeling administration is up your alley!
Dollars & Sense
Yes, we mean sense — as in business sense, a strong sense of money and people. Administrators are leaders. They have to know a lot about virtually every aspect of business. They manage human and financial resources. They are able to analyze and advise and communicate effectively. It’s why they get paid the big bucks.
This degree will allow you to take a deeper dive into finance and management. Businesses are growing. They need professional, qualified people they can trust. This degree will serve as proof of your ability to perform at a high level.
Although any business would be crazy to not hire you, you’ll get to choose from working for virtually anyone looking for a business administrator, including corporations, public administration organizations, accounting firms, finance departments, advertising and marketing firms.
Are you ready to go beyond?
Beyond all the accounting and business requirements for this degree, you’ll get to choose from a host of awesome electives. You’ll be able to customize your electives to fit your personal interests, style and professional goals. People who love what they do never work a day in their life, right? Well, you get to choose from areas that either interest you or will impress people in the field(s) you hope to work or serve!
They’re designed to add credits that count in areas such as web animation, programming, geology, music, psychology or a sociology course on racial, cultural and ethnic diversity.
You will be ready to take this degree and get a great job you’ll love to keep or keep learning and use these valuable credits toward your BA or MBA.
What’s distinctive about our Business Administration AAS?
- Our business program courses are online!
- If you want to mix it up, you can craft a schedule of online AND on-campus classes.
- Our tuition is one-third the cost of four-year universities and colleges!
- Choose electives that best serve you and your long-term goals!
- Instructors will prepare you for the broad world of business.
Ready to get started?
We hope so! This is one of our most popular degrees. It will make you more interesting and interested in life! Get started today. Our admissions, registration, advising and financial services staff are ready to help you now!
Pursuing a Business Administration degree with Kirtland College will allow you to start your business education journey with instructors who are working in the business world and are committed to helping you reach your goals, the best combination ever made! Our specially designed small class sizes, great technology, and supportive team will help you build a foundation for success you just can’t get at bigger schools.
Take it from me, the title you see, Director of Business and Information Systems Programs would not have been possible without Kirtland, I graduated in 2004 with a business degree and my experience changed the trajectory of my life. The professors cared about my success, helped me overcome obstacles, and played such a strong role in my personal and professional growth, that I still have relationships with them. The Business Administrative program may just be the start to your education journey and it is exciting to know we will play a role in preparing you to be a competitive and well-rounded business leader.