Business Administration Specialist

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Business Administration Specialist

Technical Certificate

18 Credits | Less than 1 year

Ashland, New Richmond, Online, Rice Lake, Superior

Career Cluster: Business Management

The Business Administration Specialist certificate will prepare students for success in today’s business world. Areas of emphasis include supervision, human resource management, and business law.

Program Overview

This certificate will provide you with the well-rounded skills that are necessary to become an integral support employee in a business firm. 

Program Outcomes

Business Administration Specialist graduates will be able to:

  • Handle basic functions of a business office
  • Make informed decisions regarding business transactions
  • Document business transaction and planning documents
  • Communicate and relate with clients, peers and supervisors

Academics

The Business Administration Specialist certificate is conveniently available at every WITC location and online. 

Experienced Instructors

WITC is large enough to serve you but small enough to know you. WITC's experienced instructors are knowledgeable, approachable and eager to help you. 

Cutting-Edge Curriculum

WITC's continuous networking with business professionals, employers and recent graduates will ensure your courses are up-to-date and applicable for your future career. 

Convenient

Take your classes at any of WITC's campuses or online. No matter which you choose, you will make connections with others who share your desire for a career in business. 


Curriculum

This certificate covers business law, human resource management, entrepreneurship, supervision and technical reporting. 

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Featured Business Administration Specialist Courses

10145101
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UGRD
| 3 CR
This course is designed to develop the planning, organizing, financing, and management functions needed to start a small business. Included are research methods and identification of the resources to create, develop, and implement solutions to problems. Students will also develop appropriate strategies to initiate or maintain a small business.
10104198
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UGRD
| 3 CR
Introduces the functions of Human Resource Management in the legal and social context of today's dynamic business environment. Topics include human resource development, employee selection, performance, appraisal, compensation, training, labor relations, affirmative action, and career management.
10196191
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UGRD
| 3 CR
In Supervision, the learner applies the skills and tools necessary to perform the functions of a frontline leader. Each learner will demonstrate the application of strategies and transition to a contemporary supervisory role including day-to-day operations, analysis, delegation, controlling, staffing, leadership, problem solving, team skills, motivation, and training.

Admissions and Tuition

To apply for a certificate, just fill out an application form either online or at a campus, and WITC will guide you from there. 

Tuition and Fees

WITC breaks down the cost of education, so you'll have a good idea of how much your education will cost.

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Estimated Total Program Costs*

Business Administration Specialist

18 Credits | Less than 1 year

$2,628

$2,628 In Tuition and Fees


*Tuition is an estimate and does not include any miscellaneous fees for various courses, tools, books, supplies or uniforms. Program book costs are in addition to tuition and fees and vary depending on course selection and where the books are purchased or rented. 


After the WITC Business Administration Specialist Program

Upon completion of the program, you will obtain a Business Administration Specialist certificate.

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Transfer Options

Transfer your WITC credits to a four-year college in Wisconsin to obtain your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

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