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A diploma in business is a door-opener in the highly competitive world of business. Earning a diploma will enable students to acquire foundational skills and basic knowledge related to the field of business over one to two years of study.   What is a Diploma in Business? A diploma in business is a first step for students to pursue careers and hold positions in the dynamic and fast-paced field… Read more

A diploma in business is a door-opener in the highly competitive world of business. Earning a diploma will enable students to acquire foundational skills and basic knowledge related to the field of business over one to two years of study.

What is a Diploma in Business? A diploma in business is a first step for students to pursue careers and hold positions in the dynamic and fast-paced field of business. Students will likely take courses in core curriculum areas such as basic economics, accounting, administrative duties, managerial processes, and entrepreneurship. Students may further specialize in their areas of study, depending upon which institution of higher education is offering the program, or may choose to keep their areas of study to business in general.

A diploma in business will equip students with the knowledge of foundational business practices and administrative skills that they will need in the real world of business. A student may seek a position or start his or her own business after graduation. After a diploma is earned, an individual can also look into the transfer credits towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree. Pursuing a diploma in business often helps bridge a potential gap between secondary schooling, university training, or graduate school.  

The cost to earn a diploma in business will vary depending upon the institution and the duration of study. Prospective students should research a school’s program thoroughly, keeping in mind their long-term career goals.

With a diploma in business, graduates can gain entry-level positions in a wide variety of business-related areas. Students may choose to become bookkeepers, financial analysts, administrative professionals or even entrepreneurs. From there, graduates may be promoted to management positions and advance as far up the corporate ladder as their aspirations will take them.

Students can earn a diploma in business from a multitude of nationally-recognized and international institutions of higher learning. Online classes will appeal to those who need a flexible schedule. To learn more, 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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The University of Law Business School Postgraduate
London , United Kingdom

We offer the Postgraduate Diploma (PG Dip) for those who are looking to complete a postgraduate qualification, in less than one year. The PG Dip is designed to be undertaken i ... +

We offer the Postgraduate Diploma (PG Dip) for those who are looking to complete a postgraduate qualification, in less than one year. The PG Dip is designed to be undertaken in two terms (6 months). On this course, students select modules from our existing MSc Business Intelligence and Analytics. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
6 months
English
Campus
 
University of Essex Online
UK Online , United Kingdom

In a business world increasingly defined and dependent on data, having a solid understanding of the challenges and opportunities within business analytics is a great way to se ... +

In a business world increasingly defined and dependent on data, having a solid understanding of the challenges and opportunities within business analytics is a great way to set yourself apart from others in your industry and to improve your ability to drive effective change within your company. Rather than being a mathematical or coding course, this short postgraduate course* is designed for professionals who want to understand the uses of data within marketing, sales, customer service, market development, finance and much more. It will increase your confidence in working with different types of data as well as give you a grounding in general management techniques. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
16 months
English
Online
 
Southern Cross University (Online)
Australia Online , Australia

Southern Cross University Online’s Graduate Diploma in Business is a great option for those wanting to upskill in the key areas of business. You’ll study global business, entr ... +

Southern Cross University Online’s Graduate Diploma in Business is a great option for those wanting to upskill in the key areas of business. You’ll study global business, entrepreneurship, marketing, corporate governance, project management, finance, managing people, information systems, strategy and case analysis. -
Graduate Diploma
Part-time
16 months
English
Online
 

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Cambrian College
Sudbury , Canada

Interested in the world of business but not sure which career path to take? In just two years, Cambrian’s Business program will expose you to the areas of finance, entrepreneu ... +

Interested in the world of business but not sure which career path to take? In just two years, Cambrian’s Business program will expose you to the areas of finance, entrepreneurship, marketing, human resources, accounting, personnel management, new business development, and organizational planning. Launch your career or continue into the third year of Cambrian’s Business Administration program when you graduate. -
Diploma
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Fanshawe College
London , Canada

In this business diploma program, you will explore accounting, finance, marketing, human resources, operations and supply chain management, small business and project manageme ... +

In this business diploma program, you will explore accounting, finance, marketing, human resources, operations and supply chain management, small business and project management. You will study and collaborate with future colleagues, networking with experienced professors. Your concepts of leadership, whether with a small business, in entry-level management, in the not-for-profit sector, or within corporations, will be nurtured and challenged. You will examine real case studies as you earn your diploma in business and develop real business skills. Available in a traditional in-class format with September, January, February and May admissions or 100% online. -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
Online
 
Online Business School
Coventry , United Kingdom

The Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management is an MBA advanced entry course, which provides learners with 120 credits of the 180 credits required to achieve a complet ... +

The Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management is an MBA advanced entry course, which provides learners with 120 credits of the 180 credits required to achieve a complete MBA. The course itself is made up of 30 interactive modules and 8 written assignments, with approximately 40 guided learning hours per module. -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
1200 hours
English
Online
 
Lingnan University
Tuen Mun , Hong Kong

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Programme offers advanced academic training to equip bachelor’s degree holders with advanced English language academic and analytical skills, ... +

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Programme offers advanced academic training to equip bachelor’s degree holders with advanced English language academic and analytical skills, and a solid foundation of business knowledge required to study a master’s degree programme in a business-related discipline. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
English
Aug 2021
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Campus
 
UC Berkeley Global: Study-Abroad Opportunities
Berkeley , USA +1 More

You've mastered the skills, now it's time to put them to work. Combine the two full-time certificates (International Business and Business Development) with focused electives ... +

You've mastered the skills, now it's time to put them to work. Combine the two full-time certificates (International Business and Business Development) with focused electives to be eligible for an internship and OPT. Gain real-world experience and launch your career. -
Diploma Diploma
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
London School of Planning and Management
UK Online , United Kingdom

The Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management and finance, as well ... +

The Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management and finance, as well as an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a manager. It includes a broad range of highly relevant business and management subject areas, making it ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, -
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Full-time
Part-time
English
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Regent College London
Wembley , United Kingdom +1 More

HND in business provides a general understanding of how business works. This course covers all the essential knowledge you need to progress your career within an office-based ... +

HND in business provides a general understanding of how business works. This course covers all the essential knowledge you need to progress your career within an office-based business environment. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Jan 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
AAS College
Thessaloniki , Greece

The SQA Advanced Diploma in Business and AAS College provide students with a progression route into employment. The Advanced Diploma covers the main aspects of international b ... +

The SQA Advanced Diploma in Business and AAS College provide students with a progression route into employment. The Advanced Diploma covers the main aspects of international business including management, human resources, economics and administration. It will equip students with an awareness of key issues and practices within a changing business environment. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
24 months
English
Campus
 
London School Of International Business - LSIB
London , United Kingdom

This qualification will suit you if you are planning to take a business degree but do not yet have sufficient, relevant attainment at Level 3 to meet the entry requirements fo ... +

This qualification will suit you if you are planning to take a business degree but do not yet have sufficient, relevant attainment at Level 3 to meet the entry requirements for a higher education course. -
Diploma
Full-time
9 months
English
Online
 
Centennial College
Toronto , Canada

Centennial College's Business – Accounting program was created for students seeking excellent accounting-related training in a short time frame. In this two-year Business Scho ... +

Centennial College's Business – Accounting program was created for students seeking excellent accounting-related training in a short time frame. In this two-year Business School program, you'll learn the basics of accounting through a rigorous curriculum that will focus on expanding employable skills. While this business program will include the quality features of all Centennial College accounting programs, it will concentrate on building proficiency in financial and managerial accounting and on fostering in-depth knowledge of accounting software. Because they're essential for career success, communication and analytical skills will also be emphasized. As a graduate of this diploma program, you'll be able to look forward to rewarding employment opportunities in a wide range of business sectors. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Jan 2021
Online
 
Canadian College of English Language
Vancouver , Canada

This program is designed for students pursuing a career in the field of business. The coursework gives students an understanding of the activities required to manage the opera ... +

This program is designed for students pursuing a career in the field of business. The coursework gives students an understanding of the activities required to manage the operations of a company, and a nine-month co-op provides valuable work experience in the business world. -
Diploma
Full-time
6 semesters
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Toowoomba , Australia +2 More

Looking to extend your career opportunities or undertake specialised postgraduate study in business? With a wide range of specialisations, or the ability to tailor a degree to ... +

Looking to extend your career opportunities or undertake specialised postgraduate study in business? With a wide range of specialisations, or the ability to tailor a degree to suit your interests, USQ’s Graduate Diploma of Business gives you the opportunity to align your study interests to areas that best support your business career aspirations. -
Graduate Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 

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