Associates of Applied Science in Business Studies

An Associate of Applied Science degree is earned by a student who completes a two-year course in a particular field of study. Curriculums tend to be hands-on, with less emphasis on lectures. These degrees are designed for individuals who desire to directly enter the workforce and may not be transferrable to a university. What is an Associate of Applied Science in Business Studies? This degree teac… Read more

An Associate of Applied Science degree is earned by a student who completes a two-year course in a particular field of study. Curriculums tend to be hands-on, with less emphasis on lectures. These degrees are designed for individuals who desire to directly enter the workforce and may not be transferrable to a university.

What is an Associate of Applied Science in Business Studies? This degree teaches students how the world of business operates. Students are able to choose a program that appeals to them, such as marketing, accounting, insurance, human resources or public relations. Critical thinking, management and leadership skills are honed, which can then be applied to business upon graduation. The degree is typically designed to give students a firm foundation and a running start to their career.

This degree benefits adults who are already working or who want to start a career as soon as possible. It is relatively short in duration, and the material learned by the student will typically give him or her the skills needed to excel in the business world.

Many schools around the world offer Associate of Applied Science in Business Studies degrees. The costs vary, depending on the length and location of the program. Prospective students should take a close look at programs that interest them before enrolling.

Business degrees open up a large variety of job prospects to those who have earned them. Career choices such management, basic accounting, payroll, and human resources are all options. Many industries hire graduates of business programs, so individuals can choose which field appeals to them the most strongly. Often, students are able to use their studies to open their own businesses.

Enrolling in a degree program is an exciting first step towards a new career. To learn more about a school that you are interested in, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Sullivan County Community College
Loch Sheldrake, USA

This Associate in Applied Science degree program offers a group of related business courses which give the student a broad background in and a clear understanding of marketing ... +

This Associate in Applied Science degree program offers a group of related business courses which give the student a broad background in and a clear understanding of marketing and its function in business and society. This program shares a number of courses in common with other business programs. Graduates who complete this course of study should find employment in a wide variety of marketing occupations. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, USA

The Business Administration Degree program provides the student with a broad base of knowledge to assume a wide variety of professional business positions in our ever-changing ... +

The Business Administration Degree program provides the student with a broad base of knowledge to assume a wide variety of professional business positions in our ever-changing business environment. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
HIWASSEE COLLEGE
Madisonville, USA

The purpose of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Entrepreneurship is enabling you to gain the skills needed to succeed in the business world, while continuin ... +

The purpose of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Entrepreneurship is enabling you to gain the skills needed to succeed in the business world, while continuing your own lifestyle. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Online
 
American National College
Atlanta, USA +2 More

American National College's Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration focuses on the principal areas essential to management, providing a solid grounding in corp ... +

American National College's Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration focuses on the principal areas essential to management, providing a solid grounding in corporate operations. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
60 hours
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Mid Michigan College
Mount Pleasant, USA +1 More

A Business Degree is one of the most flexible degrees you can hold, opening doors to numerous career fields, from marketing to human resources to administration. Our associate ... +

A Business Degree is one of the most flexible degrees you can hold, opening doors to numerous career fields, from marketing to human resources to administration. Our associate degrees allow students to enter managerial or sales roles or continue to a four-year program while saving thousands of their advanced degrees. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Southwestern Michigan College
Dowagiac, USA +1 More

This degree can be used for students who want a two-year associate degree or to transfer to Ferris State University. If you wish to transfer to another four-year program, plea ... +

This degree can be used for students who want a two-year associate degree or to transfer to Ferris State University. If you wish to transfer to another four-year program, please contact your advisor to determine specific course requirements at the receiving institution prior to selecting options/electives. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Community Colleges of Spokane
Spokane, USA

Whether you want to work on a family farm, for an agriculture supply company, or for a local, state, or federal agency, this program can prepare you for a range of career oppo ... +

Whether you want to work on a family farm, for an agriculture supply company, or for a local, state, or federal agency, this program can prepare you for a range of career opportunities in the broad field of agriculture. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Sullivan County Community College
Loch Sheldrake, USA

The Accounting AAS degree program integrates a thorough knowledge of accounting theory and concepts with hands-on training in computerized accounting. It is designed to prepar ... +

The Accounting AAS degree program integrates a thorough knowledge of accounting theory and concepts with hands-on training in computerized accounting. It is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in private, public, and governmental accounting. Students learn how to use popular, commercial software packages. The program is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Sullivan County Community College
Loch Sheldrake, USA

The Business Administration Associate of Applied Science provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to make decisions and solve problems in today’s business org ... +

The Business Administration Associate of Applied Science provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to make decisions and solve problems in today’s business organization. Students learn how to use popular, commercial software packages. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
English
Campus
 
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, USA

The Business Administration Degree program provides the student with a broad base of knowledge to assume a wide variety of professional business positions in our ever-changing ... +

The Business Administration Degree program provides the student with a broad base of knowledge to assume a wide variety of professional business positions in our ever-changing business environment. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus