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A course is a program that has a number of purposes. Some students take a course to help them connect two different phases of study, while others take a course to provide professional qualifications to help improve their options in their current job.

What is a course in business studies? This program provides business fundamentals that help prepare students for more advanced studies in a particular business field. It can also provide necessary knowledge for students who plan on studying an unrelated subject but would benefit from having business essentials. Every program will vary, but examples of classes may include marketing, communication, human resources, finance, and business resources. Along with classroom lectures, students may also work on projects, conduct research, and attend symposiums featuring local and national businesses.

Students who pursue a business course benefit in a number of ways. Business skills such as problem-solving, leadership, and communication can help in many different areas. There are also a wide variety of business careers available for those who want to continue on with their studies.

Institutions all over the world offer this program, and there are many factors involved in tuition cost. These factors include the location of the school and length of the program. Students who are interested should contact the schools directly to ask about the financial requirements.

After completing this course, individuals have a variety of paths that they can choose from. Some may be prepared for a career or promotion in the areas of banking, insurance, human resources, accounting, finance, and insurance. A course in business studies also prepares graduates to open their own business in areas such as health, art, retail, and consulting.

Start researching and comparing schools by using the online database. 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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227 Results in Business Studies

Entrepreneur Lab by CIEE

Generate and develop a viable business idea, then take it from concept to complete business plan and investor-ready pitch. Bring a business problem you’d like to solve or ... [+]

Boot Camp for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Generate and develop a viable business idea, then take it from concept to complete business plan and investor-ready pitch. Bring a business problem you’d like to solve or we will provide one from a real company – then tackle it and pitch your solutions. Polish your CV and earn a valuable certificate while you get a taste of start-up culture, hone essential skills, and gain an international edge.

The Payoff A compelling business plan An investor-ready pitch deck An Elab certificate

Program Structure

Your week will consist of a mix of activities to maximize your experiential learning experience including day sessions and group work, guest talks and discussions, coaching and fireside chats.... [-]

Germany Berlin United Kingdom London
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6 weeks
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Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

General business managers are found in nearly all work settings in virtually every sector of the economy. Graduates of the Business Management program are equipped with t ... [+]

General business managers are found in nearly all work settings in virtually every sector of the economy. Graduates of the Business Management program are equipped with the foundational skills needed to manage the operations of a business. Graduates are competent in the business functions of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling with the core skills that are vital for success in the business world.

Employment Potential

There are many job listings that would be appropriate for a graduate of the Business Management program. Small organizations typically require generalist skills and large organizations tend toward some specialization among their managers.

With additional education and/or work experience, a graduate may find employment opportunities as a manager of operations with increased responsibility, authority and commensurate pay.... [-]

USA Green Bay Marinette Sturgeon Bay
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Online
Universidad UADE

Unique International Management Program, delivered 100% in English with international and local students from Argentina. ... [+]

Best Courses in Business Studies 2019. Leading the way to success in Latin America, 17th edition January 20th – April 24th 5 ECTS Credits per course Unique International Management Program, delivered 100% in English with international and local students from Argentina. The courses will be accredited at your home institution. Program Sections and Courses Course load: 14 weeks (280 contact hours), Monday to Thursday. 5 ECTS per course. Level: Advanced Undergraduate of First Year Master students specializing in business, finance, economics, marketing or human resources. Language: Spanish lessons are offered at three different levels (Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced), depending on the student´s previous knowledge. Certificate of... [-]
Argentina Buenos Aires
March 2020
Full-time
14 weeks
Campus
Academy of York

This NQF aligned and SABPP accredited is for those looking to get a better understanding of the Business Environment. Students who successfully complete this course will ... [+]

Overview

ACCREDITATION: SABPP & NQF ALIGNED

This NQF aligned and SABPP accredited is for those looking to get a better understanding of the Business Environment. Students who successfully complete this course will earn 27 NQF credits.

Section 1 – Sell Services Section 2 – Process Payments Section 3 – South African Law Section 4 – Contracts Section 5 – Consultation and negotiation at the shop floor level Section 6 – Working in Teams Section 7 – Diversity in the Workplace

Academy of York students will receive continuous information and support, over and above the prescribed course material, to assist students to achieve in their studies. Students will have 6 months to complete this SABPP accredited and NQF aligned short course.... [-]

South Africa Randburg
February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
6 months
Online
EU Business School

The EU Business Winter School is designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in busin ... [+]

The EU Business Winter School is designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in business and considering applying to a business grad school or starting up their own company.

The academic content has been adapted from EU’s MBA offerings to allow students to prepare for their professional future. All courses are taught in English by high-quality professors and business leaders, the same that teach in EU’s top-ranked MBA programs. By joining the program, students will update and upgrade their business knowledge while developing the soft skills necessary for a career boost. Last, but not least, students will have the opportunity to meet and bond with young and entrepreneurial people from all over the world while enjoying their winter break in Germany’s business capital.... [-]

Germany Munich
September 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
EUSchool European School of Leadership

The Superior Program in Business Management of EUschool is a high level professional training that provides the knowledge and the fundamental tools for the direction and ... [+]

Postgraduate Degree in Business Management: presentation

The Superior Program in Business Management of EUschool is a high level professional training that provides the knowledge and the fundamental tools for the direction and management of business in an international business environment marked by Digital Transformation and Innovation .

The Postgraduate in Business Management Online offers a global vision of business management based on detailed knowledge of the cross-cutting areas common to the entire organization, such as strategic management, human resources, finance, marketing and sales. .

This Online Program in Business Management is an essential complement for those professionals who want to perform in management positions, in which leadership, strategy, mastery of finance and a deep knowledge of digital marketing tools are fundamental requirements for the success.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Spanish
Part-time
6 months
Online
UC Berkeley Extension

This unique program provides access to Berkeley Haas' top-notch faculty, courses, and networks within the innovative ecosystem of the Bay Area and Silicon Valley. Through ... [+]

Join an elite cohort of students learning in a dynamic, experiential environment with UC Berkeley Haas School of Business faculty.

This unique program provides access to Berkeley Haas' top-notch faculty, courses, and networks within the innovative ecosystem of the Bay Area and Silicon Valley.

Through the Berkeley Haas Global Access Program (BHGAP), top-qualifying international students from both business and non-business backgrounds gain the knowledge, skills, and connections necessary to excel as tomorrow's innovators and global leaders. Put your new education to practical use with an internship and apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT).

The core curriculum emphasizes entrepreneurship, product launch and transformative leadership in digital and global markets.... [-]

USA Berkeley
August 2019
Full-time
4 months
California State University, East Bay

Offered in collaboration with the College of Business and Economics, the Pre-Business Analytics is an intensive, integrated curriculum of business courses, GMAT preparati ... [+]

California State University, East Bay, named by the Princeton Review a Best in the West College and a Best Business School, is a distinguished institution celebrated for its academic excellence, personal learning environment, acclaimed faculty, and cultural diversity. The MS in Business Analytics (MSBA) is designed for students and business professionals with a background in computer science, statistics and mathematics who want to have a mastery understanding of business analytics, such as business intelligence and big data analytics. The Pre-Business Analytics Program offers both GMAT preparation and required prerequisite courses needed to apply for admission to the MSBA program.

The San Francisco Bay Area ... [-]
USA Hayward
August 2019
Full-time
8 weeks
Campus
Hanover College

We don’t settle for the one-dimensional business degree offered at most colleges or universities. The Hanover Business Scholars Program combines the wide-reaching scope o ... [+]

Business

We don’t settle for the one-dimensional business degree offered at most colleges or universities. The Hanover Business Scholars Program combines the wide-reaching scope of the liberal arts with the traditional career-building skills you need to succeed in any field.

Today’s employers are hiring grads that can hit the ground running with the following skills:

Broad-based education Experience Problem-solving skills Communication skills Professional demeanor

How it Works Choose your major Select from any of our majors. You get to keep studying your passion. Master the art of business Next, you’ll take B.S.P. courses that give you transferable business knowledge and skills that employers seek. Build your resume Every Business Scholar completes a paid, project-based internship prior to their senior year. Prove that you are a self-starter and active in pursuing your passions by working in the field of your choice. Get professional experience Walk into an interview with the complete package; liberal arts thinking, business acumen, and a killer resume. ... [-]
USA Hanover
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Avans University of Applied Sciences - Undergraduate programs

The international study programmes of Avans University of Applied Sciences prepare you for excellent career opportunities in a range of professional areas. We are pleased ... [+]

Online Q&A sessions

Q&A sessions for prospective international students are hosted by the International Office. During these live chats, staff will answer all your questions regarding study programmes, admission requirements, application procedures and practical matters such as visa, insurance, housing and residence permits. You can join us by adding Avans International as a Skype contact.

Online Q&A session dates February and March 2018: every Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CET. Friday 30 March, Avans will be closed due a national holiday. April till July 2018: every Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CET. [-]
Netherlands Breda
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Full-time
2 days
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Universidad Católica del Norte

A significant learning experience in the marvelous region of Coquimbo, a cultural and magic place. The programs are designed to provide a comprehensive experience, includ ... [+]

Spanish, Sea Sciences and Business in Coquimbo

Atacama Immersion Chile By Universidad Católica del Norte

Place: Coquimbo Region in the Center of Chile

A region that surprises its visitors with wonderful places like Elqui Valley, the famous valley where the Chilean Pisco is produced. An important scene of astronomical observatories thanks to the clearness of its skies. Magnificent coasts with marine biodiversity ideal for the study of sea sciences. Coquimbo is the region where the Literature Nobel Prize Gabriela Mistral was born, its work, childhood and history are in these beautiful lands.

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A significant learning experience in the marvelous region of Coquimbo, a cultural and magic place. The programs are designed to provide a comprehensive experience, including quality academic learning, activities in field inserted in the landscapes surrounded by beaches, where visitors can enjoy, share and exchange experiences.... [-]

Chile Coquimbo
Open Enrollment
Full-time
2 - 4 weeks
Campus
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)

The objective of this program is to know and apply the concepts of agronomy in the management activity of agribusiness. ... [+]

objective

Knows and applies the concepts of agronomy in the management activity of agribusiness.

Benefits of the programYou will standardize the knowledge of the agronomic concepts proper to agribusiness.You will improve communication with customers and between different areas of the business.You will increase the speed of adaptation to the position and knowledge of the business model.You will improve the decision-making process.Addressed to

Graduates in business administration, international business, finance, public accountant, economics, marketing, communication, engineers in biotechnology, chemistry, biochemistry, civil, agroindustrial, mechanical, electrical, food industry professionals.... [-]

Mexico Zapopan
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Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
48 hours
Campus
Milano Fashion Institute

The course focuses on innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship, accompanying students through all phases of the entire process to create a creative and innovative star ... [+]

Not only new ideas. Not just managerial and strategic skills. New technologies and a reshaped competitive environment have radically changed the concept of a company and the way ventures are created, from the structure to the processes, up to new professional roles, design innovations and emerging business models.

Fashion Entrepreneurs must be able to surf in the compelling waters of a new ocean: the one of a global venture-oriented fashion industry. A revolution that requires to link an entrepreneurial insight with a market opportunity and the competences of business design for getting a competitive edge. Let’s call it starting a new business.

Key facts Director: Alba Cappellieri, Nicola Guerini End of registration: May 27th, 2019 Lectures’ start: June 10th, 2019 Lectures’ end: June 28th, 2019 Duration: 4 weeks, 120 hours Frequency: 80% of overall classes is the minimum required to get the certificate Location: Milan, Campus Bovisa Politecnico Value of the course: € 2. 400 (VAT 22% included) ... [-]
Italy Milan
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4 weeks
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Instituto Europeo de Salud y Bienestar Social

Facilitate the tools of Corporate Social Responsibility; Acquire the necessary skills in people management to achieve the involvement and commitment of workers and manage ... [+]

ContentCoordination of the Prevention of Occupational Hazards in safety and healthPromotion and Health Education in organizationsNutrition and dietSpecific psychosocial risksAddictions and habits harmful to healthOrganizational human managementInternal and external communication and its importance for the corporate imageManagement and Strategies of healthy companiesFinal projectgoalsFacilitate Corporate Social Responsibility tools.Acquire the necessary skills in people management to achieve the involvement and commitment of workers and managers in the adoption of healthy habits.Facilitate methods for the establishment of a strategic labor health policy.Admission requirements

Degree or Degree in Medicine, Nursing, Psychology, among others. Professionals dedicated to organizations: Labor Relations and Human Resources. Prevention of Occupational Risks, Personnel Directors, Managers, Advice.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
12 months
Online
TU Delft Open & Online Education

This course will take participants beyond the obvious into the unexplored. It will expand their view and move their research from the realm of the traditional user-produc ... [+]

Cultural sensitivity and understanding can stimulate the potential for innovation in new product and service design. This course will show you how!

Could a valuable (and healthy) innovative idea, such as the use of hot air technology to fry food be adopted worldwide? Can indigenous patterns and other forms of native art be used to decorate products regardless of their context and meaning? Can the way we look at and compare cultural differences and practices be a source of inspiration in product and service design?

This course will take participants beyond the obvious into the unexplored. It will expand their view and move their research from the realm of the traditional user-product environment into the cultural context. Cultural sensitivity will help, not only to avoid mismatches between designs and intended users, but it will also prove a great source of inspiration and opportunities for new product design.... [-]

Netherlands Netherlands Online
September 2019
Part-time
7 weeks
Online