Program at a Glance

Program Type
2-year Associate Degree
Area of Study
Business & Hospitality
College & University Transfer
Learning Options
100% online, accelerated
100% online
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Get Ready for Your Career in Business

Learn the core functions of business with this degree. Pursuing an education in business administration can lead to a successful career in a variety of fields, from accounting to human resource management. Get your start as a businessperson today.

Why Choose Germanna?

Cut the cost of your education by starting with a degree at Germanna. With our numerous community partners, you have the opportunity to meet and learn from local business leaders.

Career Options in Business Administration

In-Demand Jobs:  

  • General and Operations Managers: Oversee departments or businesses.
  • Cost Estimators: Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services.
  • Accountants and Auditors: Examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to prepare financial statements.

Transferring After Germanna

Visit our Transfer Services page to learn more about transferring after Germanna. Explore over 45 partner colleges and universities and review Germanna’s guaranteed admission agreements.

What You'll Learn

In-Demand Skills:

  • Accounting
  • Business skills
  • Communication skills
  • Economic principles
Course Highlights
ACC 211: Principles of Accounting I
CST 126: Interpersonal Communication
ECO 201: Principles of Macroeconomics:

Courses may vary from semester to semester. Please consult the college catalog for the most up-to-date information.


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We’re thinking differently at Germanna and shaping an entirely new approach to career-focused education. Our faculty has extensive teaching experience and can break down complex concepts as you gain more knowledge of the field.
Work Experience
Work experience can help you identify areas of opportunity for advancement. At Germanna, education and training are available for any stage of your career.
Technical Training
Technical training and career-based certificates can further develop the specific job skills you need to advance in your current job or change careers.
Associate's Degree
Our associate degrees can prepare you for entry-level careers, professional certifications, and successful transfer to a four-year school.
College Transfer
Transfer your Germanna credits to top Virginia four-year schools including UMW, VCU, and Hampton U through our guaranteed transfer agreements.
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