Bachelors in Business Administration

Bachelors in Business Administration

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The Bachelor in Arts degree in Business Administration from Western Technical College is a passport to achievement in business administration and the key that opens doors to career opportunities.

With the Bachelor’s degree in hand, a graduate from Western Tech may find employment as a financial analyst, business managers, general manager, public relations specialist, retail manager, operation coordinator, logistics clerk, accounting clerk, project coordinator, project manager, advertising rep, marketing manager, sales manager HR assistant among other business positions.

Bachelors in Arts

Program Name: Bachelors in Business Administration-Hybrid Program

Length: 130 weeks / 30.2 months daytime or evenings. FLEXIBLE SCHEDULES

The Bachelors in Business Administration-Hybrid Program is designed to offer our students the flexibility to balance school, work and family life by offering daytime students a schedule of five hours of face-to-face instruction for only two days out of the week and the remainder of class time is on-line using Canvas, our Learning Management System (LMS).  

Curriculum

The pursuit of a business degree from Western Technical College is more than taking a collection of courses; it is an experience that teaches students not only how to think but how to apply skills that they acquire.  Classes are offered in Principles of Management, Microsoft Office Applications, Payroll Accounting, Human Resources, Business Finance, Lean Six Sigma and in other disciplines.

Certifications and Professional Badges

The Bachelors in Business Administration is versatile because of the variety of certifications for which a student may qualify, including: 

  • Word
  • Excel
  • Payroll
  • Quickbooks
  • Bookkeeping
  • Lean Six Sigma-Yellow Belt
  • Lean Six-Sigma-Green Belt
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

Additionally, students are eligible to earn16 digital “badges.”  A badge is a clickable online record that provides evidence of academic achievement directly from the college.  This is a portable electronic way in which to provide evidence of skills mastery.

Internships and Community Service

Internship and community service strengthen students’ resumes so that they can be competitive in the job market right out of college.  A student may come into the program straight from high school or enter the program from the working world to bolster job skills.  Individuals will complete an internship in a real business setting with a local company prior to graduating.  

Employment Opportunities

The number of jobs in the business administration industry in Texas is projected to increase by nearly 54 percent between 2010 and 2020. Also, the Bureau of Labor Statistics expects bookkeeping and accounting jobs in the U.S. to grow 11.4 percent to more than 2 million jobs between 2012 and 2022. 

Potential Career Opportunities upon Graduation from the Business Administration program

  • First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
  • Business Operations Specialists
  • Human Resources Assistants
  • Information and Record Clerks
  • Executive Administrative Assistants
  • Data Entry and Information Processing Workers
  • Bookkeeper
  • Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
  • Administrative Service Managers
  • Human Resource Specialists
  • Payroll Specialist
  • Office and Administrative Support
  • Logistics Clerk
  • Project Coordinator
  • Advertising Representative
  • Marketing Coordinator

Facilities

Tuition: $41,072.00
Fees: $3,497.95
Books & Supplies: $4,820.75
On-Time Graduation Rate (Full Time): 00.00%
On-Time Graduation Rate (Part Time): 00.00%
ACCSC Placement Rate (Full Time): 00.00%
ACCSC Placement Rate (Part Time): 00.00%
TWC Employment Rate: 00.00%

*Tuition, Fees, and Books & Supplies are subject to change at the discretion of Western Technical College. 

Title IV Loans: $00,000.00
Private Educational Loans: N/A

Western Technical College does not have data on Private Educational Loans for the award year 2010 (07/01/2009 – 06/30/2010). Therefore the Median Loan Debt for this category is not available. 

Link to Occupation Information

CIP Code: 00.0000 Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
SOC# 00-0000.00 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics

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