Yes, you can absolutely earn a business degree online.
Whether you choose a traditional classroom setting or an online one, all business degree programs have certain requirements and a number of required hours. Regardless of your particular interests, a business program can equip you with new skills and help you advance your career.
Attending an online business degree program has unique advantages—especially if you already have a career. You won’t have to commute to a campus. You won’t have to quit your job. And you can attend class whenever it’s most convenient for you—from late night hours to the early morning. This flexibility in itself is one of the main reasons why people opt for online learning, not to mention the money you’ll save.
Many programs in our School of Business and Information Technology have received programmatic accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), meaning that they meet the standards set for teaching excellence and continuous quality improvement.
Our business school curriculum equips you with the ideal blend of soft and hard skills. At Purdue Global, we combine theory and practice so that students benefit not only in the short term with immediate career application, but also in the long term with continued success. We emphasize a hands-on approach so that you can apply what you learn in the real world.
In our curriculum, you’ll study the fundamentals of business (e.g., decision-making, managing human capital, strategy, process, logistics and technology) and learn professional strategies (e.g., developing skills in networking, negotiation, leadership, professionalism, teamwork, personal branding, coaching and mentoring). Our courses are designed and taught by professors with firsthand knowledge in their areas of expertise–so you’ll always be learning from experts in your field.
Furthermore, you’ll become competitive in the global job market, learning how to cultivate relationships across cultures and how to make an impact in emerging markets around the world.
Our School of Business and Information Technology also offers opportunities to network and interact with fellow students and faculty members through special events and course activities. We offer a variety of clubs and honors societies, including prestigious groups such as Ambassadors and Leaders, Golden Key, International Honour Society, and the Business and Management Student Association.
Purdue Global does not guarantee employment placement or career advancement. Actual outcomes vary by geographic area, previous work experience and opportunities for employment.
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