Business Administration Degree at Austin Peay State University (APSU)

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Business Administration Degree

The business administration program at Austin Peay State University prepares students for careers in education, government, private business and retail. The program focuses on planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Program courses include: management theory, humor resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making. Get more details below including other Tennessee colleges that offer business administration degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Business Administration Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. APSU has offered the following academic levels for students:

  • Associate's Degree
  • Master's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Associate's Degree13
Master's Degree40

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male22
Female31

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
American Indian1
Black11
Hispanic1
White39

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Business Administration program at Austin Peay State University, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Chief Executives

Description

Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, chief executives employment is expected to grow at a rate of 4.2% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Clarksville, TN-KY
    • Total Employment: 150
    • Average Hourly Rate: $83.32
    • Average Annual Salary: $173,310

General and Operations Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, general and operations managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 4.6% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Clarksville, TN-KY
    • Total Employment: 910
    • Average Hourly Rate: $36.00
    • Average Annual Salary: $74,890

Sales Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, sales managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 11.7% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Clarksville, TN-KY
    • Total Employment: 170
    • Average Hourly Rate: $36.50
    • Average Annual Salary: $75,920

Administrative Services Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, administrative services managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 14.5% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Clarksville, TN-KY
    • Total Employment: 60
    • Average Hourly Rate: $30.16
    • Average Annual Salary: $62,730

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Business Administration Programs in Tennessee

Business Administration programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Daymar Institute - Clarksville

Clarksville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 12 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (C,A,B)

Tennessee State University

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 95 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (B,M)
  • Office Management (B,M)
  • Organizational and Nonprofit Management (B,M)

Nashville State Technical Community College

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 37 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (A)
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management (A)

Aquinas College

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 11 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (B)

Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: Seminary and Bible College

Programs

  • Business Administration (A,B)

Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 71 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (M,D)
  • Operations Management (M,D)

Belmont University

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 22 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (B)
  • Organizational and Nonprofit Management (B)

Lipscomb University

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 24 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (B,M)
  • Organizational and Nonprofit Management (B,M)
  • Organizational Leadership (B,M)

Daymar Institute - Nashville

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 19 students completed this program

Programs

  • Business Administration (C,A,B)

Anthem Career College - Nashville

Nashville, TN
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School Details

  • Type: Career College

Programs

  • Business Administration (A)

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