Course Progress

Business progression routes

This section explores progression routes related to business. 

There are several subjects and courses that fall under the umbrella of ‘business’. For example, at level 2 and 3 you could study business, business management, or accounting at college. Similarly, you could study business studies, maths or further maths at A Level. 

In terms of higher education, you could study a range of university courses including: 

  • University of Cumbria: BSC (Hons) Project Management, BA(Hons) Business Management
  • Lancaster University: BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance, BA (Hons) Advertising and Marketing
  • UCLan: BA(Hons) Sports Business Management, BA (Hons) Digital Marketing

There are also a range of apprenticeships available across levels 3-7. Examples include: 

  • Barclays
  • Network Rail 
  • AstraZeneca

Transferable skills you might gain from a business-related progression route include analysis skills, leadership, critical thinking.