A.S. Degree - Business Administration

This two year degree program is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in Business Management and Administration.

In addition to the general education courses and professional courses required of the degree, students will choose one of the following specializations (course sets) as part of their elective courses. The chosen specialization should align with the student's career goals.

Specializations

Accounting and Budgeting Operations Management

This specialization is designed to prepare students for entry-level accounting positions. Career options may include general bookkeeping, accounts receivable coordinator, accounts payable coordinator and general management.

  • Microcomputers in Accounting
  • Spreadsheet Applications for Business
  • Principles of Finance

Business Development and Entrepreneurship

This specialization is designed to prepare students with the knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers business, management, and administration. Career options may include: Small business development and general management.

  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Introduction to E-Business
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Small Business Management

Small Business Management

This specialization is designed to prepare students with the knowledge and skills necessary to establish and maintain a small business. Career options may include: small business owner/operator, small business development, and general management.

  • Microcomputers in Accounting
  • Introduction to E-Business
  • Small Business Management
  • Principles of Marketing

Related College Credit Certificates

NFCC also offers three short-term Business Administration certificate programs that can be completed in one year or less. The programs can be taken individually or used as building blocks while completing the A.S. in Business Administration degree.

Business Development and Entrepreneurship

This certificate program is designed to equip career-seeking individuals with relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in business, management and administration. Courses are included in the related Associate in Science Business Administration Degree program and can be used as building blocks toward that degree.

Business Operations

This certificate program is designed to equip students with a skill set for immediate employment or job advancement. All are included in the related Associate in Science Business Administration Degree program and can be used as building blocks toward completing that degree.

Human Resources Administrator

This certificate program is designed to equip career-seeking individuals with a skill set to gain immediate entry-level positions in human resources. Several courses are included in the related Associate in Science Business Administration Degree program and can be used as building blocks toward completing that degree.


Admission, program and degree requirements are subject to change. Contact the program coordinator or an NFCC academic advisor for the most current information.