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What Can You Do with a Business Administration Certificate

With so many programs to choose from, why would you select a Business Administration Certificate? There are many reasons! If you want to work in an office, be a part of business operations, and support nearly every part of a business, Business Administration is for you. With the extensive skills acquired through MaKami’s innovative Business Administrative Assistant program, graduates are well-equipped to navigate the today’s dynamic corporate landscape.

Career Opportunities: What Can You Do with a Business Administration Certificate?

With a comprehensive set of skills under your belt, you’ll be ready to excel in a variety of careers and industries in business administration. Graduates of the program can find themselves managing client relations, conducting general office procedures, or even leading teams, thanks to their robust understanding of organizational behaviour. Some exciting career opportunities with a Business Administration diploma include:

  • Office Receptionist
  • Administrative Assisant
  • Spa Receptionist
  • Office Administrator
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Team Supervisor
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Computer Support 
  • Office Coordinator or Manager
  • File Clerk
  • Data Entry

Business Administration diploma holders can pursue careers in office administration, office management, executive and administrative assistant roles, marketing, event planning and social media management. And business administrators work in a variety of industries including healthcare, legal, manufacturing, marketing, health & wellness, and other business settings.

Online Business Administration Program with In-Person Support

MaKami College’s Business Administrative Assistant Certificate program is offered online with some in-class components at both our Calgary and Edmonton campuses. This 10-month intensive program provides an up-to-date curriculum carefully crafted to align with the ever-evolving needs of the contemporary workplace. Our online Business Administration curriculum is designed around the latest developments in the field and delivered through a case-study format that allows students to acquire practical, real-world skills that set them apart from their peers in the job market.

Unfolding the Education Journey

The Business Administration curriculum at MaKami College consists of 15 main courses covering various areas of office management. These courses range from mastering keyboarding and software skills to planning corporate events and navigating the world of marketing and social media. Developing essential soft skills like communication and conflict management are critical for thriving in any professional setting and are emphasized in this program.

Added Advantaged: Case-Study Format for Learning

MaKami’s unique case-study format allows students to experience the role of an administrative assistant in a simulated company environment, preparing them for real challenges in the workplace. Through case studies, students learn how to solve problems, make decisions and communicate effectively through role play and peer learning, where students can exchange ideas and collaborate to solve problems.

Superior Student Support

We understand that pursuing an education can be challenging, especially for students who are juggling other responsibilities. We are proud to offer a wide range of support services to help our students succeed. Financial support through scholarships and loans are available for most students. Academic advisors are available to provide guidance on course selection and program requirements, tutors are available to provide one-on-one support in specific subject areas and we offer free ESL workshops for anyone who wants to improve their English skills. 

We also offer a range of career services to help students prepare for the workforce. Our career advisors provide support with resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation, and job search strategies. Plus, our online job board provides access to a range of employment opportunities in various industries.

Ready to Embark on Your Journey?

Taking the first step towards a fulfilling career can be daunting, but with MaKami College’s cutting-edge Business Administrative Assistant program, you’re not just getting an education, you’re preparing for a successful future. Our program is designed to equip you with the tools necessary to succeed in the ever-evolving business landscape.

Take our Pre-Approval Survey to see if you qualify for this program, and book a tour of our Calgary or Edmonton campuses today. Experience how our Business Administration program can set you on the path to success.

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