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Multiple Degree Pathways

Business Management
Online Programs

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CLASSES START
Jul 8th

20-36 Mo.

Program Length

62-122

Credits

Online

Format

IACBE

Accredited1

Multiple Degree Pathways

Business Management
Online Programs

Your career in business management IS possible

AccreditationIACBE accredited,1 Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
OptionsChoose an associate or bachelor's degree undergraduate path
Transfer creditUp to 91 approved credits into a bachelor's degree program
Format100% online coursework you can take right at home
QuickPathsEarn dual credit towards an MBA degree program; transfer credit, stackable credentials, and adaptive learning technology build a faster pathway to a higher education with Herzing University
Online Business Management Training Class
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Business Management
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Choose Your Business Management Program Pathway

Business management online degree programs include associate and bachelor's degree options which prepare you for a career as a business leader.

The program provides students with fundamental knowledge and skills in accounting, finance, management, business law, leadership and organizational behavior, and much more.

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Career-focused curriculum

Discover the crucial knowledge and skills required to succeed in your work and build a foundation for continued career growth.

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Flexible schedule

You can take classes during the day or in the evening. We strive to be as flexible as possible for busy non-traditional students.

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Virtual services

Access to extensive virtual services, including academic advising, tutoring, support services, technical support and library services.

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Lifelong support

We support your ongoing career advancement by providing comprehensive, personalized student services with lifelong career coaching.

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Rolling admissions

No application deadlines to worry about. Apply when you’re ready and prepare to get started soon.

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Pathways

Follow your career pathway with Herzing

Associate Degree in Business Management Online
  • Program length: 20 months
  • Classes: View the curriculum
  • Credential earned: Associate and Associate of Applied Science in Business Management
Bachelor Degree in Business Management Online
  • Program length:36 months
  • Classes: View the curriculum
  • Credential earned: Bachelor of Science in Business Management
MBA Degree Programs Online

Earn an MBA with Herzing University and take your career to the next level as a leader in business.

Dual Credit

Save time and money by earning dual credit

Enroll in our bachelor’s degree program and you can get a head start on earning a Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Qualifying undergraduate students who pursue a Herzing bachelor’s degree in business management may apply up to 12 credits toward an MBA degree.

U.S. News Best Online Bachelor's Degree Program 2021

Classes Start July 8th

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Careers

Your career in business is built on your education

Earn a degree and you may become qualified for all sorts of exciting job opportunities in business management across many different industries.

Earning a degree in business management online can benefit anyone – from those working in customer relations or sales, directors and executives, or entrepreneurs. The skills you’ll learn in Herzing’s business classes – both online and on-campus – can readily apply to any industry, including finance, industry, manufacturing, healthcare and education.

Business Operations Manager Ranked #11 Best Business Jobs of 2023 by U.S. News & World Report

 

How can I advance?

 

With Herzing University you may earn dual credit towards a Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Choose our general MBA curriculum, or you can focus your study in analytics in our STEM-designated MBA in Business Analytics program.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Business management degrees provide the opportunity to develop versatile skills. Learn the basics of how businesses function in society and within the economy, and then go deeper into the knowledge you need to capably function in a leadership or leadership support role.

Herzing’s business management degree program includes topics in:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business communication
  • Business law
  • Principles of marketing
  • Business ethics
  • Project management
  • Economics

Business management skills are strategic leadership skills. Graduates of a business management degree are prepared to manage the long-term growth of business operations. They learn to make decisions about people, processes, and projects. They also develop a broad base of skills in finance, accounting, organizational management, and more.

Business administration skills are more about day-to-day operations. In a business administration degree, students often choose a specialization area to focus on a specific business function, such as human resources. They’ll still learn principles of other business functions, but their skill set will be more heavily weighted toward what they learned in their specialization coursework.

Learn more about the biggest differences between business management and administration.

A business management degree is an educational program that teaches students general skills for leading business operations at a strategic level.

As you earn your degree, you’ll gain critical skills in accounting, management, business law, economics, marketing and sales.  You'll also choose electives that focus on your key interests in the business administration field.

In addition to specific subject knowledge, our online business management degree students learn how to:

  • Think critically in an ever-evolving business world
  • Develop innovative solutions to critical business issues
  • Communicate effectively - both verbally and in writing
  • Use industry-standard computer software for data collection and analysis.

Business degrees generally fall into two categories: business administration and business management. Within those categories, there are many different specializations and options.

Herzing currently offers six different business degree programs at the bachelor’s degree level:

Take our quiz to determine which business degree path might be right for you based on your goals and personality.

Graduates typically work in an office environment, although office environments can vary greatly – from start-up agencies to established corporations. Offices may be located in an office building or on location at a manufacturing company or factory.

Some business graduates may be able to work from an online home office with occasional trips to the main office for meetings and presentations. Depending on the specific position, some travel may be required to satellite offices or client establishments.

As a business grad, you can typically expect a 40-hour work week, though extra hours may be required for bigger projects or tight deadlines. Those in upper management or with greater responsibility will typically work beyond the 40-hour standard. Executives often spend additional time attending professional events and staying current with industry trends. Full-time employees generally receive full benefits packages including health/dental insurance, paid vacation and sick time, and retirement/wealth savings or accrual plans (such 401(k), company stock, and profit-sharing).

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Virtually every organization needs professionals with the skills business degrees teach, so business management degree graduates have the opportunity to put what they’ve learned to work in all kinds of industries. There’s also high potential for advancement as you gain experience. If you want to earn a degree with a strong return on investment, a business management degree could be right for you.

Business management degrees are versatile. The critical thinking, leadership, and decision-making skills you learn in a business management program can apply to roles in virtually any industry, from hospitals to high finance. They’re also specifically designed to set you on a path toward management-track roles, meaning upward mobility is built into the curriculum.

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This program prepares students with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for entry-level positions in various business enterprises. These career opportunities may be in areas such as accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, business administration, sales, marketing, and human resources.

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