Business Administration programs

Business Administration

25120B (Associate Degree) C25120B (Certificate)

This curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, 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 employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions and large to small business or industry.

In addition to the courses listed below, students may be required to take transition/co-requisite classes based on RISE criteria. These classes do not count toward hours required for graduation.

Potential Careers

Self employment; local manufacturing plants; small businesses, local government

Work Areas

McDowell County Government, Crane, Columbia Forest Products, Local Banks, Baxter Healthcare, McDowell Economic Development, Small Business Owners

Typical Salary (Entry-Level)
$30,000 – $40,000
Typical Salary (Mid-Career)


Contact us today to find out more!