Business Administration

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Business Administration

Ready for a Business Career?

Have you ever wanted to be part of a fast-paced business office? The Administrative Management Program gives students the tools they need to be successful in today's professional workplace. In-depth instruction focuses on computer applications utilized in everyday office settings as well as the highly sought-after soft skills that employers want. As a graduate of this program, you will be well prepared to face complex challenges in your professional career. 

How to Apply Plan of Study

Kirkwood is the affordable option! We offer more than $3 million in scholarships every year. 

Kirkwood’s Business Administration program is the first and only one to transfer directly to the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business, or to Mount Mercy University. You’ll learn from faculty who will share their real-world business experience in the classroom.

 Graduates of the Business Administration program will be able to:

  • Operate current and emerging business equipment and software.
  • Use database systems.
  • Use spreadsheets.
  • Create common business documents.
  • Create presentations following design principles.
  • Solve problems mathematically.
  • Demonstrate effective written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate effective oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrate pre-employment skills.
  • Form synergy in a team-based environment.

What career could this lead to?

Graduates with Business Administration degrees can obtain jobs in a variety of different career opportunities.
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Mission Statement

The Administrative Management program will positively impact the student by providing quality education in industry-identified technical skills, soft skills, and business-management knowledge. Students are encouraged to become life-long learners while making a productive contribution to their community and society.


Business & Information Technology
203 Nielsen Hall