The Business Department offers a non-transfer Associate degree in Business Administration structured around a set of core courses enabling students to develop a general business perspective and skills. The program offers students the knowledge and skills necessary to understand the changing global and domestic business environment and to prepare students for success in their professional careers.
The non-transfer Certificate in Business Administration provides a broader theoretical overview and approach to the business world while the non-transfer Certificate in Small Business Operations provides a focus on practical small business operation skills and techniques. Additionally, there is a variety of non-transfer Employment Concentration Certificates available, each with its own emphasis. These include Accounting Applications, Accounting and Tax Preparation, Entrepreneurship, Event Operations Management, Management Communications, Professional Development, Project Management, and Sustainable Energy Management for Business.
The Business Department is committed to providing a broad and flexible professional education. Recognizing the importance of Accounting, Business Law, Economics, Finance, and Marketing in the business community; these areas provide students with learning opportunities relevant to everyday business and consumer decisions.
Transfer students may earn an Associate degree in Liberal Arts with an area of emphasis that includes Business and Technology. This degree path is designed to accommodate the differing requirements for a wide variety of transfer institutions and provides an efficient means to achieve transfer goals and career success.
For individuals currently working within these listed fields, there may be potential for salary and/or career advancement.