It is always a high honor when one of our degree programs is recognized, especially at the national level, for its excellence. We strive to give our students a well rounded education whether it be in the classroom or online. Three of our online programs were recently recognized by OnlineColleges.com to be one of the top ten programs in the nation for those three fields. The awarded programs were in: Human Resources, Finance and Entrepreneurship.
In order to be included in these rankings, the college had to meet certain criteria to be considered. The college must offer at least one degree or certificate in the subject being examined and have had been awarded at least one degree/certificate in that specific subject in the 2014-2015 year.
Our Finance program was ranked #3 on the list, you can view the entire list here.
Careers in Finance are expected to grow an average of 13.18%, which sits well above the US job growth average. Some positions available with a degree in finance are: financial advisors, loan officers, financial managers more. All of these positions are paid very well due to the rigorous education it takes to be able to perform the broad range of activities needed in the workforce. The average salary in this field is estimated around $86,000 per year.
Our Entrepreneurship program was ranked #4 on the list, you can view the entire list here.
There is a big difference between earning a degree in entrepreneurship and earning a degree in general business. Both will prepare you to work in the in business world, however entrepreneurship teaches you how to start a business and keep it going instead of maintaining a preexisting one. The career options with a degree in Entrepreneurship are endless, and there are always opportunities to jump into the field.
Our online Human Resources program was ranked #10 on the list, you can view the entire list here.
Careers in HR are expected to grow an average of 6.85% per year, which is about average for all jobs in the US according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics. There are many opportunities in the is field that range from HR Managers to Training and Development Specialists, with the average yearly income sitting around $83,000.
Cleary offers a BBA in all of the programs listed above that are available both online and on-campus. If you are interested in a career in any of our programs, you can learn more about Cleary University’s programs here.