AA Business Administration

Get the proper training to succeed in the business world. Saint Leo's associate of arts in Business Administration helps you take your career to the next level in fields including accounting, advertising, sales and human resources.

Why choose Business Administration at Saint Leo?

Saint Leo’s flexible classes are designed for a busy lifestyle, so you don’t have to compromise work and family obligations. At Saint Leo, you’ll build core knowledge you can take with you into any future job—and employ at your current job. You'll take classes in cost accounting concepts, managerial decision-making, micro- and macroeconomics, business law, and management and marketing, and hone your computer and writing skills through hands-on courses—identical at Education Centers to University Campus.

The largest Catholic business school in the U.S., Saint Leo's Donald R. Tapia School of Business is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), a professional accreditor for business programs in student-centered colleges and universities throughout the world.

Some amazing classes you can take

  • Essential Business Skills
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Business Law

Professional development opportunities

  • Conferences: Prepare a research paper under the guidance of a faculty member, and present it at a national conference. Attend Saints Leo’s International Business Conference, held annually at our University Campus.
  • Internships: Earn credit and gain real world business experience at a local company close to your home or work. Business students have interned at AAA, Home Shopping Network, TECO Energy, Quest Corporation of America and all branches of the military.
  • Professional memberships: Join the local chapter of the American Management Association (AMA) or Sigma Beta Delta, the international honor society in business, management and administration.

What can you do with a degree in Business Administration?

As associate degree is a great springboard to a variety of entry-level positions in business.

  • Office Manager
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Project Assistant
  • Retail Manager
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Event Planner
  • Administrative Assistant

Where are Saint Leo Business Administration grads now?

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Citigroup Corporation
  • AAA
  • Southern Command at MacDill Air Force Base
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Harvard Law School