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Business Administration Career Information

What jobs can I get? How much can I get paid?

Degrees and certificates in the Business Administration program may lead to the following jobs or careers:


Executive Secretary/
Administrative Assistant

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Administrative Service Manager[1]

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General/Operations Manager[1]

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Industrial Production Manager[1]

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1 This job may require a bachelor's degree or higher. Please review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.

All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence

Why is This a Good Career Bet? 

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 21 percent annually for both supervisors of administrative support workers and administrative services managers through 2024. Growth for human resources specialists is projected at 17% annually.


The Business Administration program can prepare you for a rewarding career in:

  • Accounting
  • Business law
  • Business operations
  • Government
  • Human resources
  • Information management
  • International business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit administration
  • Personal finance

Salary ranges will vary widely depending on the type of business you work in and whether you earn additional academic degrees.