General Business students learn about business by taking courses in accounting, finance, marketing and management. A variety of advanced business courses are available including Consumer Behavior, Leadership, and Organizational Behavior. To prepare for the workplace, students use computer applications in every course and develop their “soft skills” – communicating, collaborating, and teamwork. In addition, career exploration is available through exciting internship opportunities. This program is available 100% online if desired. Many students go on to finish their bachelor degrees while others obtain entry level jobs in their field of interest.
- Estimated Length of Program: 2 years
- Credential Awarded: Associate in Science in Business Administration
The General Business program allows students maximum flexibility in choosing Business Department electives in the areas of Accounting, Finance, Management and Marketing areas. The students receive a general overview and broad background in business subjects. This program may be preferred by those unable to decide on a major after completing the freshman core business program (described previously) or by those contemplating transfer to a four-year college who want the flexibility of choosing business electives for a particular institution. This program is offered in an online option to residents of Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Upon the successful completion of requirements for this program, the degree of Associate in Science in Business Administration will be awarded.