Business Administration 


The Business program is constantly updated to stay relevant to today's industry standards, ensuring our students will be prepared for the ever-changing business world. Students gain a strong knowledge of the core concepts and principles of business, as well as hands-on computer time to learn important accounting and analytical skills to build a solid base for their professional career.

Core Business classes include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Economics-Micro & Macro
  • Statistics or Finite Math

Related electives include:

  • Principles of Business
  • Principals of Marketing
  • Computer Concepts & Information Systems
  • Small Business Management
  • Human Relations in Organizations
  • Principals of Management

Business Majors go into a variety of careers. Some examples are:

At the Certificate Level:

At the Associate's Level: At the Bachelor's Level and Beyond:
Bank Associate/Teller Account Director Financial Analyst
Bookkeeper Production Supervisor Human Resources Director
Data Management Marketing Specialist/Director Project/Operations Manager
Non-Retail Sales Supervisor Financial Planner Business Development
Administrative Assistant Property Management College Professor
Customer Service Human Resources Generalist Senior Accountant

Please see a counselor for major preparation and general education that will best meet your specific goals.

AA-T/AS-T = Associate of Arts/Science Degree for Transfer Earned by completing requirements in the academic major, a transfer general education pattern, and a total of 60 transferable units that would be the typical first two years of a 4-year degree; provides a clear transfer pathway to CSU.
AA/AS = Associate of Arts/Science Degree Earned by completing requirements in the academic major, a general education pattern, and a total of 60 degree-applicable units.
COA = Certificate of Achievement Formally recognizes a student’s competence in a program of study and prepares students for employment in a career/technical field. Also available for completion of a General Education Pattern for transfer. Will appear on the student’s academic transcript.
SAC = Skills Attainment Certificate Prepares students for employment with experience in specific career/technical fields. Do not appear on official transcripts.
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