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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Bachelor of Science in General Business Administration

UMass Dartmouth's Bachelor of Science of General Business Administration is a fully online degree completion program for students who wish to pursue business and management ca...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Business Administration

Earn your Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree online from the UMass Amherst Isenberg School of Management and open a world of new opportunities for your career. The Isenberg O...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    93
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration

UW-Whitewater offers its high-quality Bachelor of Business Administration degree 100% online to help you start your career in business or elevate your existing career. Offered through the College ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Business Administration / Healthcare Administration

Is a Healthcare Administration Career in Your Future? One of the fastest growing sectors of the economy is healthcare. Skilled managers and administrators are vital in thi...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    4
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester

Bachelor of Business Administration

Northcentral University’s online Bachelor of Business Administration degree is designed to give you a competitive edge, with first-hand knowledge about the basic principles of business ...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Technology & Innovation Management

NCU’s Technology & Innovation Management (TIM) specialization gives professionals skill sets in cutting-edge technologies that can be applied in the workplace. For those int...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Business Management

The NCU Business Management specialization provides a foundation in business for individuals who hope to pursue higher career goals or start their own company. This specialization is also ...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Business Leadership

NCU’s Business Leadership specialization combines leadership practices and organizational strategy.  Learn how to:  Deal with crises <...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Business Administration

Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana offers a Bachelor completion degree in Business Administration.  This program exposes students to the multiple disciplines in business...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    71
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration

For busy students who wish to further their education, earning the skills and knowledge needed to enter and thrive in such career paths as management consultation, advertising and marketing, accou...

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

    Presbyterian Church (USA)

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    124
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Leadership & Administrative Development (LEAD)

La Roche College has designed a bachelor degree completion program with the needs of working adults in consideration. The LEAD (Leadership and Administrative Development) program can earn a studen...

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

    Roman Catholic

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Completion Degree

For those students looking to get involved in the business world, Lawrence Technological University offers a Bachelor of Science in Business administration degree. Unfortunately, this degree is no...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    Hybrid
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:

BAS Business Adminstration

Mayville State University offers a BAS in Business Administration, which provides extensive training in technology and education necessary for employment in the business industry. A BAS in Busines...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    36
  • Credit Type:

Business Administration - Marketing

Earn your degree in Business Administration - Marketing from Misericordia University...

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

    Roman Catholic

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:
    NA

Business Administration, B.A.S. / Management Information Systems

The online Business Administration, B.A.S. / Management Information Systems is designed to prepare students for an entry-level position in a computer information systems department. Students in th...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    4
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester

Bachelor of Business Administration (General Business)

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
  • Credit hrs to complete:
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Business Administration (Marketing)

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
  • Credit hrs to complete:
  • Credit Type:

Applied Science - Administration, Bachelor of Applied Science

Earn your degree in Applied Science - Administration, Bachelor of Applied Science from Northern Arizona University...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Business Administration / Computer Information Management

Northwood University offers a degree in Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Computer Information Management to students who are interested in pursuing this route as a career. While...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    60
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Arts in Business degree with a concentration in Healthcare Management

Ohio Christian University offers a Bachelor of Arts in Business with a concentration in Healthcare Management.  Centered around one of the fastest-growing industries in the U.S., this higher ...

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

    Other Protestant

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    124
  • Credit Type:

iPace BBA in Business Studies

Earn your degree in iPace BBA in Business Studies from Pace University-New York ...

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

    Not applicable

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

B.S.B.A. Online Degree Completion

Rider University offers an affordable, convenient and flexible Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program that is recommended for working professionals. The program and the courses are...

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

    Not applicable

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

BBA in Management

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management from Rochester College is an online degree program that aims to prepare graduates for entry-level business jobs. The Business Managem...

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

    Churches of Christ

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Concentration in Accounting

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration offered at Saint Peter’s University located in Jersey City, New Jersey, is a part of the university’s School of Professional and Cont...

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

    Roman Catholic

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    Hybrid
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    135
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Concentration in Business Management

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration offered at Saint Peter’s University located in Jersey City, New Jersey, is a part of the university’s School of Professional and Cont...

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

    Roman Catholic

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor Completion
  • Delivery format:
    Hybrid
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

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