Going to school for an administration degree is for people who already hold a bachelors degree. There are many different aspects to the administration degree, but the most important thing discussed and learned is how to become a better leader in the work force and the job place that someone sees themselves working in. One must also chose the appropriate administration degree to go along with the environment in which they work. For example; an individual who wants to be a Principal of a school must pursue an administration degree designed towards education. An individual who works in the business field would pursue an administrator's degree in business. An administration degree in business would also cover how to make better decisions that affect the business and employees. Case studies take up major portions of the course work required for an administration degree.
An administration degree can offer an individual a promising career in the job market they chose to pursue. Many times, students who enroll in an administration degree do so right after completing their undergraduate degree. These students feel that they will more likely increase the odds of obtaining a good, solid, higher paying job with a company than they would have if they only had their bachelors degree. Continuing on full-time after undergraduate school can be a good choice for some (it should allow you to defer student loans). There's also the option to complete a degree part-time. Getting a full time administration degree will take a little over one full year to complete. Going to school part time will take a little over two years to complete. This depends on the program, of course.
For many, finding a full-time job first is a better path to take. With the overwhelming costs of a college education, student loan debt can become burdensome, meaning that students will want to pay it off sooner rather than later. They need to work for a while to pay off some debt before returning to school and possibly accumulating additional debt. For some students, pursuing an online degree may make sense. This allows them to continue working and earning a salary and yet they can work towards getting an administration degree at their own pace and within their own financial restraints.