Program Overview

Individuals who are looking for a streamlined and quick technical degree that will prepare them for management positions may wish to consider Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Business Management Technical Degree program. This program has the potential to be completed in less than a year, and is also offered completely online. Students will be able to access study materials and assignments from the ease and comfort of their own personal computers. Classes are taught by experienced web instructors who will be available to assist and guide students throughout the course of the degree program.

This program features a broad education in the foundations of business and successful management techniques. Students will learn how to effectively organize, and manage teams and projects. Management techniques will cover both human resource-related skills and education on how to develop project goals and policies. Classes will teach students how to professionally communicate with both clients and employees.  Students will also learn the basics of business accounting, to allow them to easily create budget plans and use cost vs. risk analytical methods.

The curriculum consists of 24 credit hours of online classes. Students will typically complete this program in under a year.  Examples of classes include Intro to MS Office, Communication Skills, and Small Business Management.  This is a technical diploma, not an undergraduate program. It is most useful if gained before entering into employment as a way to gain the skills to secure a new position at the organization the graduate is currently employed at. The diploma can also be used as an add-on to an existing undergraduate degree.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Diploma

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    School Overview

    Milwaukee Area Technical College is a public, two-year institution of higher education, located in the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. MATC was founded in 1912 as the Continuation School after Charles McCarthy asked State Legislature to pass a law creating a statewide network of continuation schools. Today, MATC offers classes at campuses in downtown Milwaukee, Oak Creek, West Allis, and Mequon. The Mequon Campus features the largest wind turbine on a college campus in the state.

    Milwaukee Area Technical College offers degree, diploma, certificate and apprentice programs. Many students who attend MATC plan to earn a bachelor’s degree by transferring to a four-year college. Accelerated programs are offered for full-time working adults, as well as online programs for degrees, diplomas, and certificates from all of MATC's schools.


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