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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Doctor of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Management

Grand Canyon University’s Doctor of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Management program is designed for those who desire a deeper understanding of business theory and its applicat...

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

    Interdenominational

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

DBA - Accounting

Develop the advanced skills and knowledge to lead organizations, provide high-value consulting services, or educate the next generation of accounting professionals. Capella University's online...

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

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    12
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter

DBA - Business Intelligence (ACBSP-accredited)

Capella University's online Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) in Business Intelligence program prepares you to lead organizational strategies. This curriculum incorporates information-te...

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

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    12
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter

DBA - Global Operations and Supply Chain Management (ACBSP-accredited)

Capella University's online Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) in Supply Chain Management program prepares you to lead global operations. This program, which reflects the major knowledge ...

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

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    12
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter

DBA - Strategy and Innovation (ACBSP-accredited)

Capella University's online Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) in Strategy program prepares you to drive innovation and lead strategic results. Through a strong focus on research techniqu...

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

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    12
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter

DBA - Finance

Gain the skills, knowledge, and informed perspective to lead organizations, provide strategic finance advice, or educate the next generation of finance professionals. Capella University's onli...

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

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    12
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter

Doctor of Business Administration / Accounting

Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, offers a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting for professionals interested in furthering their knowledge of the ...

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

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration / Human Resources

Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, offers a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources for professionals interested in furthering their knowledge of...

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

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration / International Business

Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, offers a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in International Business for professionals interested in furthering their knowl...

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

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration / Leadership

Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, offers a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Leadership for professionals interested in furthering their knowledge of the ...

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

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration / Marketing

Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, offers a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing for professionals interested in furthering their knowledge of the b...

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

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration/Advanced Accounting

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    18
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration/Applied Computer Science

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    18
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration/Computer & Information Security

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    18
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration/Criminal Justice

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    18
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration/Financial Management

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    18
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration Degree

The Doctor of Business Administration Degree can be an ideal option for individuals wanting to prepare for advancement in their career. The D.B.A. allows individuals to study critical analysis and...

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

    Roman Catholic

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Hybrid
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    57
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration

Baker College offers a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) that is designed to be completed in approximately three years. Comprised of a mix of taught content, research, and independent f...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, primarily associate's, Private, not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    90
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Doctor of Business Administration

The Master’s degree is bestowed upon graduates who have reached the point of those who are experts in their fields. The title of Doctor Ph.D. is bestowed upon post-graduates who are now contributi...

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

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    61
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration

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  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    N/A
  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    56
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Doctorate of Business Administration

Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business offers a Doctor of Business Administration degree for professionals in business whose interests include developing research beneficial to the ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, primarily associate's, Private for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Golden Gate University’s Doctor of Business Administration program is designed for those interested in advancing their education or seeking careers within areas such as teaching or consultin...

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

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    Campus Based
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:

Doctorate of Business Administration

A Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) provides graduates with higher-level education and knowledge for career advancement in addition to new job opportunities. Inpiduals will learn strategi...

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

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Doctorate
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:

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