List of Accredited Online Degrees

Students at higher education institutions can earn an advanced degree or certification in the specialization of becoming an administrative assistant, secretary or office assistant. The different job titles encompass basically the same profession, and all can be earned with certificate or bachelor degree programs. The modern assistant will provide various types of clerical support to other professionals, senior team members or entire groups of individuals in a business type of enterprise.

The changed role of an assistant or a secretary has seen growth in respect and responsibility with the new age dependency of personal touches in an automated world. A well trained administrative assistant or secretary will be able to contribute expertise in areas of Human Resources, Accounting, Development, Sales and Marketing or Information Technology to name a few. The integral impact an efficient assistant can have on the success of an office is the outcome of performing a multitude of tasks such as:

  • Managing logistics, equipment inventory and storage, in addition to sourcing for suppliers and submitting invoices.
  • Coordinating between departments for proper communication.
  • Scheduling and coordinating meetings, interviews, events and other similar activities.
  • Sending out and receiving mail and packages, also faxes.
  • Using a word processing program to prepare business correspondence.
  • Managing Files.
  • Performing general office support.
  • Preparing meeting minutes, meeting notes and internal support materials.

Graduates of a certificate or degree program specializing in the professional administrative duties will have the necessary skills to enter the competitive job market. The need for assistants will be in a growing demand as industry and technology expand.

 

List of Accredited Online Degrees

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B.S. in Business Administration

Grand Canyon University’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program addresses the areas of servant leadership, innovation, entrepreneurial spirit, and business skills in order t...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Interdenominational

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Business Intelligence

Grand Canyon University's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Business Intelligence program prepares student for career options which include business analyst, p...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Interdenominational

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester

BS - Business Intelligence

The need for business analytics specialists is rising, and the U.S. is facing a shortage of professionals with deep analytical skills. Capella University's online Bachelor's in Business mi...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

BS - Business Administration (ACBSP-accredited)

Capella's Bachelor’s in Business Administration will ensure that you gain the skills required to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.  This degree provides you with the oppor...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration

Designed to train students to lead in the global business economy, Central Christian College of Kansas offers a Bachelor of Business Administration. Students are challenged to gain a deeper u...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian / Free Methodist Church of North America

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Human Resource Management

Offered through Liberty University is a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Human Resource Management. Students will study topics such as workforce planning, employee and labor ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Digital Marketing and Advertising

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Digital Marketing and Advertising degree available from Liberty University is intended for interested in entering the field of digital advertise...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Marketing Analytics

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Marketing Analytics concentration at Liberty University may be ideal for those who want to work in business analytics departments in their...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Strategic Marketing Management

Liberty University offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Strategic Marketing Management to students interested in this particular sector of the business field. Strategic marketi...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Marketing: Sales Management and Professional Selling

Liberty University offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Marketing: Sales Management and Professional Selling degree to students in an online format. This program may be ideal f...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Students seeking a degree in business management should consider Ashford University’s Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration degree. This degree should prepare students for their experi...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

At Kaplan University’s School of Business and Information Technology, our goal is to prepare you with the career skills that could heighten your effectiveness in your current role.* We under...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Financial Analysis

If you would like to pursue a career as a financial analyst who assesses the economic performance of companies and industries for firms and institutions with money to invest, consider this concent...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Human Resources

Consider the human resources concentration if your desired position requires a thorough understanding of employment practices, personnel administration, employee training, compensation, and benefi...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Information Assurance

At Kaplan University’s School of Business and Information Technology, our goal is to prepare you with the career skills that could heighten your effectiveness in your current role.* We under...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Investment

The investment concentration is designed to expose you to concepts and methodologies used in portfolio management and securities analysis. You will study the importance of analyzing trends in capi...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Computer Information Systems

Post University offers a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Computer Information Systems (CIS) Degree that is well suited for students who wish to enhance their specialized kn...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Management

Post University offers a B.S. in Business Administration/Management Degree that is well suited for students who wish to enhance their specialized skills in management and gain valuable information...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Marketing

Post University offers a B.S. in Business Administration/Marketing Degree that is well suited for students who wish to enhance their specialized skills in marketing and gain valuable information i...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

The College of Professional Studies (CPS) at Regis University in Denver, Colorado offers a B.S. in Business Administration degree. The program has a 128-credit curriculum, which includes an integr...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Roman Catholic

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    128
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Drexel University's online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program is a degree completion program accredited by AACSB International - the highest standard of achievement for bu...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Term

Bachelor of Business Administration / Accounting

The AIU ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs) accredited Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a specialization in Accounting gives students the opportunity t...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year and above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Entrepreneurship

Successful completion of AIU’s ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs) accredited Bachelor’s in Business Administration program can provide students with a rea...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year and above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Finance

The increasingly complex field of finance opens doors to a variety of opportunities for study in the world of finance. AIU’s ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs) ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year and above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Generalist

Get a degree that means business. Whether you want help building skills that you could apply in your current job or not quite sure what area of business to pursue, AIU’s ACBSP (Accreditatio...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year and above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

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