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 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:

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / 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:

    Not applicable

  • 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:

    Not applicable

  • 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:

    Not applicable

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

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:

    Evangelical 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:

    Evangelical 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:

    Evangelical 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:

    Evangelical Christian

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Leadership

Liberty University offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Leadership. This online degree educates individuals in topics that may include marketing, administration, project...

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

    Evangelical Christian

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

BA in Business Administration

Earn your online Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration degree from the Forbes School of Business & Technology™ at Ashford University, and increase your project man...

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

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Gain Marketable Leadership Skills by Earning an Online Business Administration Degree Supervisory skills and management techniques are at the core of the solid business ed...

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

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Human Resources Management

Gain Marketable Leadership Skills by Earning an Online Business Administration Degree Supervisory skills and management techniques are at the core of the solid business ed...

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

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Organizational Leadership

Gain Marketable Leadership Skills by Earning an Online Business Administration Degree Supervisory skills and management techniques are at the core of the solid business education that Sout...

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

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Small Business Management

Gain Marketable Leadership Skills by Earning an Online Business Administration Degree Supervisory skills and management techniques are at the core of the solid business ed...

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

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Studies

At Southern New Hampshire University, you’ll use cutting-edge technology to develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, all while learning to be an effective leader. The online BS ...

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

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Business Administration

South University offers an online Bachelor of Business Administration degree for those interested in a comprehensive business education with the flexibility to attend classes at any time of day.&n...

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

    Not applicable

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

    Not applicable

  • 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:

    Not applicable

  • 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:

    Not applicable

  • 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:

    Not applicable

  • 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:

    Not applicable

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

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program prepares the student to use analytical skills in evaluating cultural issues. In addition, the student analyzes theories, principles, and ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    122
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Business Administration / Human Resource Management

A Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resource Management provides students with the specialty skills necessary for work as a human resource manager. Required core curriculum to complete ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    124
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Offered by UMass Lowell's Robert J. Manning School of Business through the Division of Online and Continuing Education, this flexible degree program makes it easier than ever for you to comple...

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

    Not applicable

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    122
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Arts in Business Studies

You may have years of experience in the business world. You may be running your own successful business. You might be ready for a career change. We get it. At UMass UWW we will support you in desi...

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

    Not applicable

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

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