Certificate in Business Administration

This certificate provides entry-level skills for students considering business careers. It can be earned in one semester, and all courses apply to the Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Compare the various disciplines within a business environment.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing, using appropriate office technologies.

Students can earn the following degree related to this certificate:

  • A.A. in Business Administration

Class Requirements


BSAD 111 Introduction to Business (3)

ENGL 111 Composition and Rhetoric (3)


ENGL 119 Professional Communication (3)

OFTC 111 Business Software Essentials (4)


Choose two from the following:

ACCT 111 Small Business Accounting (3)

ACCT 121 Principles of Accounting I (Financial) (4)

BSAD 112 Business Math (3)

BSAD 211 Principles of Management (3)

BSAD 232 Business Law I (3)

BSAD 235 Human Relations in the Workplace (3)

BSAD 240 Principles of Marketing (3)

BSAD 245 Corporate Finance (3)

BSAD 270 Business Ethics (3)

ECON 200 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)

ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3)