Do you see yourself running your own organisation or managing a sales team?

The business environment has opportunities for rapid career progression, however you must be willing to meet deadlines and work well under pressure.

Based within the main College campus, you'll be based in specialist classrooms preparing you for a career in an office based environment. You will complete a portfolio of work and gain experience for progression into a range of business roles including management, human resources, finance and marketing.

Career Choices

Business careers are among the fastest-growing and in-demand of all occupations. One reason for this is that business professionals are needed in just about every industry across the UK. Business related skills such as management, human resources, marketing and finance are in demand by organisations of all shapes and sizes.

Career Progression Routes

Jobs that you can go into with a business qualification include: 

Marketing Manager | Sales Manager | Financial Advisor | HR Partner | Business Advisor



Darlington Building Society

Redcar and Cleveland Council


Ambrose Accounting

Wilton International


Why study with us?

  1. Students can expect to develop skills and knowledge required for working in an office based environment within our specialist classrooms
  2. Previous Business students have gone on to study everything from Business Enterprise and Marketing to Economics at University
  3. Completing a portfolio of work, learners will gain experience for progression into a range of business roles ranging from management and human resources, to finance and marketing
  4.  If you're thinking of a career as a Business Analyst, you can expect to earn up to £53,294 per year!
  5. Following your vocational course, you could step up to complete one of our Higher Education programmes
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