Business Administration & Management Courses


Colleges and technical schools with business administration and business management degree courses. Use the search application to find degree training in the business career field from a technical college near you.

Colleges with Business Degree Programs

Online, accelerated and hybrid (classroom/online) class options are available at most schools.

Business Administration Defined

Business administration at a college or university is designed to prepare you for a career in business. The course focuses on areas relating to business theory, practices, and management. Business administration encompasses a wide variety of related career choices such as financial, human resource, marketing management, healthcare administration, and more. An effective business administrator efficiently organizes the people and other resources of a business to best direct it into profitability.

Business Administrator Job Duties

Day-to-day duties may vary depending on the exact position of the business administrator. However, most business administrators play a highly active role in the going-ons of the business where they may be CEO, general manager, or operations manager. They are usually quite knowledgeable in several areas such as accounting, marketing, sales, finance, and human resource.

The most common duties of a business administrator: 

  • Oversee the daily business operations
  • Improvement strategies
  • Create best practices for the business
  • Contract and deal negotiations
  • Minimizing spending while maximizing budget
  • Preparing data