Business Administration

Business Administration

The Business Administration curriculum introduces students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system.

The Business Administration program provides a fundamental knowledge of business functions and processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today's global economy.

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making.

Through these skills, students will have a sound business education base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for entry-level employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, and large to small business or industry.


The North Carolina REAL program offers students the opportunity to develop a functional business plan ready for review by financial institutions. It is an extremely interactive program involving class activities and group projects in place of the typical lecturebased curriculum. The course focuses on: critical thinking, creativity, persuasive communication, research, and use of technology – all tools used in business.

Phi Beta Lambda

Phi Beta Lambda is a voluntary campus organization that provides students with leadership opportunities to gain valuable experience for the job market. Students participate in activities such as promoting their profession in the community; fundraising and outreach projects; and networking with people, agencies and organizations that play a vital role in their profession. Students have the opportunity to attend state and national conferences and compete with other students in various areas of specialization in the business professions.


Select any Option below to see a step-by-step guide to program completion, admissions, costs, financial aid, and more.

Associate in Applied Science Degree 65-67 semester hours N/A
Diploma 43-44 semester hours Gainful Employment
Certificate 18 semester hours N/A

Collins, Mike
Collins, Mike

Collins, Mike
Department Chair, Business Technologies