Frequently Asked Questions
How Much Can You Earn as a Business Consultant?
Business consultants are among the most highly paid professionals. Entry-level consultants earn an average of $65,000 annually while senior partners earn an average of over $300,000. Independent business consultants can earn $35 to $400 or more per hour. Many factors go into determining fees, including the consultant’s experience, geographic location, specialization, and type of client.
What Does a Business Consultant Do?
As a business consultant you will help businesses and other organizations identify problems, and you will recommend solutions to those problems. As a business consultant you might choose to specialize in areas such as: communications consulting, e-business consulting, human resources consulting, marketing consulting, organizational development, small business consulting, strategic planning, or any other areas organizations need professional advice.
How Do I Become a Business Consultant?
Through earning master professional certification as a business consultant, you will learn advanced business consulting techniques and earn designation as a Master Business Consulting Professional (MBCP) by the International Association of Professional Organizations. Certification also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
What is the Business Consultant Master Professional Certification Course?
The Business Consultant Master Professional Certification Course is an advanced business consulting certificate course offered online by International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) for professional business consultants. The Business Consultant Master Professional Certification Course has a recommended completion date of 12 weeks from the starting date or 120 hours. However, you may choose to complete the Business Consultant Master Certification Program in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 24 weeks, depending on your schedule. Throughout the course you can receive up to four hours of personal teaching assistance or professional mentorship from a faculty member.
What is IAP Career College?
The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and “dream” careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life – you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.