Business Management & Administration

  • Business Administration
  • Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Human Resources
  • Operations Management

What type employment options does a certificate in Business Management & Administration prepare you for? Certificates in Business Management & Administration prepare students for various career responsibilities such as formulating policies, managing daily operations, developing ideas for new ventures, developing resources to be profitable and sustainable, planning the use of materials and human resources, and employee relations.

Can credits completed in this certificate be applied to an associate and/or bachelor’s degree now or at a later point in time? Credits from this certificate program can be applied to an associate degree.

What are possible job fields that this certificate can lead to? Certificates in Business Management & Administration could lead to occupations as an Office Manager, Business Owner, Entrepreneur, Employment Coordinator, Recruiter, Operation Manager, Plant Superintendent, Administrative Services Manager, Management Analyst, Training and Development Specialist, and more.

More information on the occupations and career pathways can be found on the Advance CTE Web site at https://www.careertech.org/sites/default/files/CCFrame-BusinessMgmtandAdmin.pdf

What are the educational requirements for careers in Business Management & Administration? Typically a four-year bachelor's degree is required.

What is the occupational outlook for careers in Business Management & Administration? The outlook for careers in Business Management & Administration are described as having a “Bright” employment outlook, meaning jobs in this field are expected to grow rapidly, have large numbers of job openings, and/or are new and emerging.

What approved CTE institutions offer Business Management & Administration? For a list of approved CTE institutions offering certificates in Business Management & Administration go to the CTE certificate search tool.

Do these certificates have programmatic accreditation? Certificates in Business Management & Administration do not have programmatic accreditation.