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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.

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246 Results in Business Studies

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
June 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Online
STC Higher Education

The PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate course is a comprehensive 5-day program that provides participants with an extended theoretical and practical knowledge of PRINCE2, ... [+]

Professional Business Courses PRINCE2® Practioner About

The PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate course is a comprehensive 5-day program that provides participants with an extended theoretical and practical knowledge of PRINCE2, the best non-proprietary practice model that ensures a project delivery is on time, on budget and of high quality. This course educates participants in all aspects of the PRINCE2 methodology, including its practical application. It covers the eight core components and Processes of PRINCE2 at a very detailed level, including all sub-processes and techniques. Exercises are based on real life case studies to ensure that participants learn the practical application of PRINCE2 theory.... [-]

Malta Pembroke
March 2020
Full-time
1 week
Campus
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
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
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
June 2019
Full-time
Part-time
6 weeks
Campus
European Summer School

There are many reasons why someone decides to start their own business – they may be a born entrepreneur their head swimming with business ideas or they may need to start ... [+]

There are many reasons why someone decides to start their own business – they may be a born entrepreneur their head swimming with business ideas or they may need to start a business as the only way to have an income. There are many aspects to starting a business from coming up with ideas, evaluating them, planning a business start-up, launching and then running a business. You often have to deal with a lack of finance, perhaps insufficient experience and many other issues. You have to decide how to design your product, how to differentiate your business from competitors, and how to hire and manage staff. Whether you’re thinking of starting a business or you’re studying business at a university, you will surely find this course highly useful and practical.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
July 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
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.

Description

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
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
March 2020
Full-time
2 days
Campus
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
May 2019
Full-time
8 weeks
Campus
Aston American University

Certificate courses are instructed by highly educated and qualified instructors who hold doctoral and master’s level degrees. Their corporate business experience will be ... [+]

If your goal is to empower yourself to meet the growing expectations of today’s business world, let Aston American University help inspire you. Motivating yourself to support your aspirations may be the best investment you can make for the future you envision. Imagine utilizing the most effective business principles at your workplace. Prepare for advancements as you gain newly acquired marketable skills, stronger business communication, and critical thinking capabilities. Are you ready to apply effective real-world application with your current experience? Be ready to showcase your leadership potential and passion to succeed.

Certificate courses are instructed by highly educated and qualified instructors who hold doctoral and master’s level degrees. Their corporate business experience will be an asset to you because Aston American University instructors will also provide mentorship. By taking the next step to improve your understanding of business with Aston American University, you’ll be on your way to applying real-world business concepts, contributing to the world around you.... [-]

USA Honolulu
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 12 months
Online
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
Full-time
12 months
Online
European School of Economics

To be truly emancipated professionals in the real estate sector of the luxury world, it is necessary to redefine the cornerstones of their role. ... [+]

To be truly emancipated professionals in the real estate sector of the luxury world, the cornerstones of one's role must be redefined. In particular, to operate successfully in the world of luxury it is necessary to focus attention on two different macro dimensions: the professional and the aesthetic-relational.

The Executive Course in Luxury Real Estate of ESE aims to integrate both dimensions by proposing a set of modules that balance the elements of the system. On the one hand it is essential to develop strong professional strength, on the other it is necessary to look more closely at key soft skills .

The course in Luxury Real Estate will focus on the following topics:

... [-]
Italy Florence
January 2020
Full-time
6 days
Campus
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)

The objective of this program is to know the main tools and strategies to develop and administer the Training Needs Detection (DNC) program aligned with the needs and str ... [+]

objective

Learn about the main tools and strategies to develop and administer the Training Needs Detection (DNC) program aligned with the needs and strategies of the company.

Benefits of the programYou will optimize the annual training costs based on company priorities.You will increase productivity and improve the management skills of the staff.You will know the tools to develop a DNC.You will have a comprehensive methodological guide from the DNC.You will know how to administer the DNC program.Addressed to

Human resources personnel; directors, sub-directors, heads of the human capital area and personnel who are working in areas related to the administration of human resources; middle managers, supervisors, coordinators, bosses; and people with personnel under their charge.... [-]

Mexico Monterrey Santiago de Querétaro Morelia Irapuato Oaxaca  + 2 More
June 2019
Full-time
Part-time
24 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
June 2019
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
South Mediterranean University

Our Undergraduate Program in Business Administration (License) at Mediterranean School of Business is distinguished by its global approach. This program presents a unique ... [+]

Best Courses in Business Studies 2019. Why Choose MSB? A Global Education: programs taught in English to diversified students by internationally qualified professors Interactive Teaching Methods: favoring the development of soft skills, use of case studies, learning by doing Stimulating Learning Environment: state-of-the-art facilities, dedicated advisors, diversity of clubs (AIESEC, Google Students Club, Debate club, Young Professionals Club, Mediterranean Finance Club, among others) Innovation Lab: a physical space dedicated to creativity, problem-solving, and experimentation with the mission to help all entrepreneurs find, test, and realize innovative ideas Joint Degrees Programs: Possibility to start at M.S.B. and continue at top-ranked business schools in Europe and North America Training Visionary Entrepreneurs for a Global Career ... [-]
Tunisia Tunis
Open Enrollment
Full-time
3 years
Campus