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Career Outcomes & Job Titles

People who choose an online Bachelor's in Business and minor in Business Intelligence degree often pursue positions as business, data, or management analysts, or management positions in the field of business information and Business Intelligence.

Potential Employment Settings

  • Advertising or marketing agency
  • Corporation
  • Financial services organization
  • Government — local, state, federal
  • Health care organization
  • Information technology consulting firm
  • Market research firm
  • Nonprofit organization
  • Public, private, or for-profit educational institution
  • Retail organization
  • Small business
  • Software development company
  • Telecommunications organization
  • Web development company
 

Common Job Titles/Positions*†

  • Business analyst
  • Business analytic developer
  • Business intelligence analyst
  • Business intelligence developer
  • Data analyst
  • Data performance analyst
  • Data specialist
  • Data technician
  • Management analyst
  • Market research analyst
  • Operations research analyst
  • Project manager
  • Quality assurance analyst
  • Quality assurance specialist
  • Quantitative analyst
  • Risk analyst
  • Systems analyst
  • Web data analyst
 

*These examples are intended to serve as a general guide. Many factors determine what position an individual may attain and Capella can't guarantee a graduate will secure any specific job title.

†Some positions require licensure and/or other designations. We encourage you to research requirements for your job target and career goals.

BS in Business Degree Graduates

Data from graduates across all BS in Business programs have been combined for these career outcomes results.

Capella University BS in Business degree alumni report high satisfaction with the salary, benefits and responsibilities of their jobs. The most common industries in which bachelor's alumni are employed are IT, education, government, healthcare, and manufacturing.

Career growth potential 46% Promotional opportunities 44% Salary and benefits 57% Tasks and responsibilities 69%

Percentage of respondents who answered "satisfied" or "very satisfied"
Source: Responses to the Alumni Outcomes Survey one year after graduation. The data were collected during Q3 2011 – Q2 2012.


Many of our BS in Business degree graduates report receiving a salary increase and gaining recognition from employers for their Capella degrees. Many also said they advanced in their careers or received a promotion.

Advanced in career or profession 28% Successfully changed careers 6% Obtained a teaching position in higher education 1% Assumed a leadership role 19% Received a promotion 24% Received a salary increase 35% Received favorable employer recognition of my degree 30% Received award 4% Presented at a conference, published article, book, manuscript 9% Conducted a research project 8% Served as a professional consultant 8%

Percentage of respondents who indicated they had accomplished each item
Source: Responses to the Alumni Outcomes Survey one year after graduation. The data were collected during Q3 2011 – Q2 2012.