dcsimg
You are here:

Business Associate's Degrees

If you are eyeing office assistant and entry level positions in accounting and in the operations department of companies and businesses, then business associate degrees provided by colleges, universities and online educational institutions will suffice. More often than not, people who get associate degree courses in business after high school want to have a job immediately. You really do not have to worry about getting a job even if you only have a two-year associate business course under your belt because there are a lot of companies who are in need of efficient office staffs and assistants.

After getting business associate degrees, candidates can apply for entry-level jobs in the accounting, customer service, or human resources departments. If you are great with people and have secretarial experience, you can also apply as a receptionist or administrative assistant. If you are good with numbers, you can apply as accounting clerk or bookkeeper, but if you take pride in your fast typing skills, you can apply as word processing clerk, data encoder or typist.

You really cannot expect a high paying job if you are just starting out. However, after you have gained ample experience on the job, you can surely expect higher salary and promotion even if you only have an associate degree. Average salary of office staffs and assistants in the United States is around $41,000 a year.



Business Schools

      
Matching School Ads
  • Western International University

    Lower Tuition Cost Than Many Other Universities.  Classes Start Soon.
    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Associate of Arts in Business
    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

    Location: Online

    Western International University Request Info »
  • Baker College Online

    Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Business Administration - Associate
    • Business Administration - Accelerated Program - Bachelor
    • Finance - Bachelor
    • More...
    Location:
    Willis: 4500 Enterprise Dr. Allen Park,, Willis MI 48191
    Baker College Online Request Info »
  • Post University Online

    At Post University, we believe you shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to further your education.

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • B.S. in Business Administration
    • B.S. in Business Administration / Accounting
    • B.S. in Business Administration / International Business
    • More...
    Location:
    Waterbury: 800 Country Club Rd. P.O. Box 2540, Waterbury CT 06723
    Post University Online Request Info »
  • Independence University

    Congratulations! Your interest in Independence University is an important first step toward changing your life. A career-focused degree is the key to a career with a potentially higher income, better benefits, and more satisfaction.

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Business Administration (BS)
    • Business Administration - Technology (BS)
    Location:
    Salt Lake City: 4021 South 700 East, Suite #400., Salt Lake City UT 84101
    Independence University Request Info »
  • Argosy University

    Welcome to Argosy University

    Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Business Administration (AS) (Online)
    • Business Administration (BS) (Online)
    • Business Administration - Customized Professional (BS) (Online)
    • More...
    Location:
    Phoenix: 2233 West Dunlap Ave., Phoenix AZ 85021
    Argosy University Request Info »
  • ECPI University

    Making the decision to earn your degree and pursue your career goals could be the best decision you ever make. Enroll at ECPI University and you’ll join a collaborative and fostering learning environment, surrounded by faculty and staff who are there to support you through the entire process.

     

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Business Administration - Bachelor's

    Location: Online

    ECPI University Request Info »
  • Keiser University

    For over 35 years, Keiser University has provided student-centered, quality career education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions.

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Business Administration, BA - Finance

    Location: Online

    Keiser University Request Info »
  • Golden Gate University

    Since 1901, Golden Gate University (GGU) has been helping adults achieve their professional goals by providing education in accounting, law, taxation, and business-related areas.


    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Finance

    Location: Online

    Golden Gate University Request Info »
  • Ohio Christian University

    Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.
    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Bachelor of Arts in Business - Organizational Leadership
    • Associate of Arts in Business - Agribusiness
    Location:
    Circleville: 1476 Lancaster Pike,, Circleville OH 43113
    Ohio Christian University Request Info »
  • Antioch University

    A private, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) institution, Antioch University serves approximately 5,000 adult students online and at five campuses in four states. All benefit from an education immersed in our core values of inclusiveness, social justice, experiential learning, and socially engaged, global citizenship.  

    Get School Info Add to My Compare List Compare Now Read User Reviews Help

    Programs

    • Bachelor of Arts in Management

    Location: Online

    Antioch  University Request Info »
  • Matching School Ads