Business Assistant Diploma


Online or On-Campus

Business Assistant Diploma

 Students pursuing the Business Assistant diploma at Bryant & Stratton College will gain the business skills necessary to pursue a number of career opportunities in the business field. The Business Assistant diploma program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to work in customer service, sales positions, front-office roles, and other roles within the business field.

The Business Assistant Program You’ve Been Looking For

Graduates of the Business Assistant diploma program will have a foundation of skills that can be applied to various jobs in the business field. The curriculum in this program provides a strong foundation in a variety of skills, ensuring that students are ready for their future upon graduation.

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12 months

Approximate Program Length

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36 credit hours

Total Credits

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Sept 4

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Students will learn how to improve processes and productivity, address customer concerns in a professional manner, and effectively communicate products, services, and other vital information.

Available on-campus and online to fit into your life

The Business Assistant diploma program is available for study online with Bryant & Stratton College. The online Business Assistant diploma program follows the same outcomes and curriculum as the campus-based program with the added flexibility and convenience of an online program. Students can expect the same personal touch and support as provided by our campus faculty and staff.

Credits earned in online classes at Bryant & Stratton College are the same as credits earned in campus-based classes at Bryant & Stratton College.

Graduates of this program may apply courses and earned credits toward the associate degree in Business at Bryant & Stratton College.

Where can you take this program?

Whether you prefer the vibrant atmosphere of on-campus classes, the convenience of online learning, or the flexibility of remote options, our degree programs are tailored to fit your lifestyle. Use our interactive map to explore the various campus locations where this degree program is offered.

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Program Outcomes

The Business Assistant diploma program will provide students with the ability to:

Explain the role of business in a global environment.

Recognize management and leadership skills.

Demonstrate knowledge and skills employers expect of new hires entering the career field.

Stackable Solutions

Scalable to Your Career Level & Goals 

Bryant & Stratton College designs skill-building programs to fit your needs. In addition to online, on-campus, and live remote learning options, our degree offerings are scalable and stackable. Whether seeking to jumpstart your career or advance your education we offer diploma, associate, and bachelor’s degrees to help you achieve your academic and career goals on your schedule.


Build out your essential approach to business, along with management and leadership skills, within a global environment.

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Program Format


Program Duration

  • 2-Years Full-Time Study


Prepare to apply business fundamentals to a global landscape, and develop your management and leadership approach.

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Program Format

  • Online/On-campus

Program Duration

  • 1 Year Full-Time Study
  • 2 Years Part-Time Study

Valuable Internship Experience

In addition to your classroom experience, we recognize the importance of real-world application. Through our partnership network, students are provided with opportunities to actively apply their learnings within their chosen field.


What can you do with a Business Assistant Diploma?

Launch a business career with the Business Assistant diploma. Graduates with this diploma will have the foundational skills for entry-level roles in customer service and retail. Enter the business workforce or apply your credits toward an associate degree in Business. Either way, this diploma provides a global perspective on essential business skills.

Frequently Asked Questions

Entrepreneurs come in all types, from professionals with years in the industry to dreamers with no experience but plenty of vision. While there are stories of new business owners beating the odds without a formal education, the skills you can gain in a Bryant & Stratton College business program can help you overcome obstacles to business ownership success.

That depends on what you want out of a career. If you want to start your business career quickly and on the right foot, then a diploma has a lot to offer. Bryant & Stratton College’s Business Assistant Diploma can be completed in months. Plus, course credit can be directly applied to our AAS in Business when you’re ready for more.

At Bryant & Stratton College, our diploma for business assistants is designed to help you develop the professional skills you need to pursue entry-level positions in business, from customer service and sales to front-office jobs.

A diploma in business is a credential that demonstrates to potential employers you have worked toward developing the professional skills needed to be successful in the world of business. At Bryant & Stratton College, our Business Assistant Diploma covers the essentials of business, from improving productivity to handling customer inquiries to working with new clients.

Traditionally, business assistants are those key front-office personnel who keep the company’s wheels on track. They help business leaders with a variety of administrative duties: clerical functions, ordering supplies, proofing documents, sales support and more.

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