Business Administration

What You'll Learn

The business program offers the skills you need to be successful in your education and your career.  Whichever concentration area you choose to study, once you graduate, you will be able to:

  • Write properly structured and organized business documents
  • Examine a business problem and design a course of action
  • Use correct business terms

Depending on your focus, you will also learn how to:

  • Develop a business opportunity (Entrepreneurship)
  • Explain the universal management functions of directing, planning, organizing, and controlling (Management)
  • Develop the appropriate marketing mix to capitalize on a marketing opportunity (Marketing)
  • Contrast cultural differences between domestic and international business (International Business)
  • Analyze management dilemmas and propose responses using resources and tools that support effective practice in the nonprofit sector (Nonprofit Management)
  • Prepare real estate documents (Real Estate)

Degrees & Certificates​


Business AA Degree

The Business Transfer Major prepares you to transfer to any 4-year college or university in Colorado to pursue a bachelor's degree in business.  Visit the Colorado Department of Higher Education website to learn more about Colorado's guaranteed transfer and guided degree pathways.

Business AA Degree With Designation

Business AAS Degrees

(Concentrations in Entrepreneurship/Small Business Start-up, International, Leadership, Management, Marketing, Nonprofit Management)
Getting your Business Administration Degree provides you with the foundational skills you need to begin an exciting career, start your own business, advance in your current job or continue your education at select 4-year institutions.

Business Administration AAS
Business - Interdisciplinary AAS
Business - Real Estate AAS

Business Certificates

The Business Certificates offer a wide range of business related courses to advance in your job, to enhance skills needed in the workforce, and to excel in self-employment.

Business Fundamentals Certificate
Small Business/Entrepreneurship Certificate
International Business Certificate
Leadership Certificate
Management Certificate
Nonprofit Management Certificate
Real Estate Certificate
Workforce Readiness Certificate


Job Potential

Getting your degree and/or certificate in Business Administration provides you with many career paths. Depending on your area of focus and your goals, the ACC Business Administration program prepares you for a wide range of business careers, including:             

         Account Manager

            Business Data Analyst

         Marketing associate

            Entrepreneur

         Sales Support

            Customer Service Representative

         Human Resource Representative

            Office Coordinator

         Order Processing Specialist

            Project Management Assistant