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Business Administration Jobs and MBA Programs in Wisconsin

Those thinking about careers as business administrators can find educational and employment prospects in Wisconsin. For business administrators in Wisconsin, the job pool currently sits at 25,490 and is expected to fall by two percent to 26,720 jobs by 2016. This is below the national trend, which shows relatively little movement. Business administrators create and execute project work plans and revise to meet changing needs and identify resources needed to complete project.

Wisconsin photo by KKNiteOwl

The income for business administrators is $50 per hour or $103,000 per year on average in Wisconsin. Nationally, their income is $52 hourly or $107,000 per year on average.

Wisconsin, also known as the Badger State, has a population of 5,654,774. It has grown by 5.4 percent in the last 10 years. Madison is the state capital. In 2008, there were a total of 3,619,782 jobs and at $37,770, the average annual income in Wisconsin was higher than the previous year's per capita figure of $36,990. The unemployment rate in Wisconsin was 8.5 percent in 2009. It rose by 3.7 percentage points from the previous year. Roughly 22.4 percent of state residents have college degrees. This is below the national average.

Dairy product manufacturing, dairy product manufacturing, cheese manufacturing and converted paper product manufacturing are the top employing fields in Wisconsin.

While being known for many things, one of the most noteworthy, The American Birkebeiner, a 52K cross-country ski race between Cable and Hayward, is the largest on the North American continent. Several important people were born in Wisconsin such as Frank Lloyd Wright, who was born in Richland Center on June 8, 1867.

Business Administration

Business administrators create and execute project work plans and revise to meet changing needs and identify resources needed to complete project.

They regularly oversee staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties and establish departmental policies and processes, conferring with board members, organization officials, and staff as needed.

They are required to respond to the actions of other and coordinate activities with them,. Also, they must listen well to others and take in their information and issues.

Business administrators must be able to listen to and understand others in meetings. They should also have the ability to articulate ideas and problems.

In order to be successful in the workplace, business administrators must be reliable and be able to take change and lead.

Business Administration opportunities by state

Local Business Administration MBA opportunities in Wisconsin

News about Business Administration in Wisconsin

  • 7, 2012 about the Water Works and Lighting Commission during the committee's meeting in Wisconsin Rapids. / CASEY LAKE/DAILY TRIBUNE Ellen Dahl, chairwoman of the Water Works and Lighting Commission, listens Tuesday as members of the city's Finance and ...

    Thu, February 09
  • "We're not going to fight this fight with one hand tied behind our back," Jim Messina, the Obama re-election campaign manager, told The New York Times. That's why the President is dispatching his campaign staff and advisers to raise money from big ...

    Wed, February 08
  • The Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association (WSCGA) recently recognized a number of individuals for contributions to the industry. The President's Award was presented by Mike Moss to Steve Hahn. He serves on the WSCGA Education Committee and ...

    Thu, February 09
  • By Suzanne Weiss, Herald Times Reporter MANITOWOC, Wis. (WTW) - Marge Miley, a former editor and "Milestones" columnist for the Herald Times Reporter in Manitowoc, reached her final milestone Tuesday morning. Miley died at age 86 at Oak Creek Assisted ...

    Thu, February 09
  • Doug Watson is the new President and COO of The Howard Company/Mainstreet Menus. Mike Kopacz remains as CEO. Brookfield, WI, February 09, 2012 --( The Howard Company Board of Directors appointed Doug Watson President and COO on January 27, ...

    Thu, February 09
  • Wisconsin, USA, Feb 09, 2012 (Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) -- MADISON, Wis. - February 9, 2012 - Alliant Energy Corporation /quotes/zigman/203635/quotes/nls/lnt LNT -0.09% has scheduled its fourth quarter and annual 2011 earnings release for Friday, ...

    Thu, February 09
  • Joe Sienkiewicz/Gannett Wisconsin Media >> Four to 12 inches of ice is needed for snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles. >> 12 or more inches of ice is needed for pickup trucks and cars. Some spearers will not get the chance to spear a sturgeon after all.

    Thu, February 09
  • The 2013 Dodge Dart will be built at the Chrysler plant in Belvidere, Ill. More than 200 Wisconsin residents already work at the plant, but more are expected to find work there due to Chrysler's plans to add 1800 jobs. Janesville native Dave McKee ...

    Wed, February 08

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Featured Online Business Schools & MBA Programs

American InterContinental University – Associate’s & Bachelor’s Degrees. With multiple business concentration degrees, American InterContinental University is ideal for any student looking for a degree focusing on Accounting, Marketing, Finance, International Business, or Management. Their flexible programs also allow students to engage in other responsibilities while earning their degree entirely online.

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Kaplan University – Associate’s & Bachelor’s Degrees. As one of the largest and most prolific online universities, Kaplan University provides numerous MBA & Bachelor of Science Degrees in Business at their campus and online locations. Full-time and part-time students will be satisfied with the business degree plans offered by Kaplan.

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Ashford University – Associate’s & Bachelor’s Degrees. Ashford University offers advanced, quality education for students seeking to further advance their career into leadership or management roles in several different entities. Their programs are based on current business practices and trends to prepare students for the competitive, demanding business industry.

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