Business Administration consists of the Accounting, Business, and Hospitality disciplines.  See general brochure for career opportunities in these disciplines.  Program specific brochures are shown below.  You can also get more information about the Program for Accelerated College Education (PACE) for busy adults.  Please follow us on LinkedIn.

Students participating in the Business Administration program will expand their knowledge of business for purposes of academic transfer, career enhancement, and completion of vocational certificate and degree programs. Students will develop an understanding of the different facets of business and the contribution business makes to the production of goods and services and the standards of living of people, as well as an understanding of the role ethics, social responsibility, and diversity play in business operations. Students will improve their written and oral communication skills, critical thinking skills, and work place skills to enhance their contribution to local, state, and regional economic growth and global competitiveness.

Programs Offered

Which option is best for you?


  • Learn about Accounting: take ACCT M01 (Introduction to Accounting)

  • Learn about Business Administration: take BUS M30 (Introduction to Business)

  • Learn about Hospitality: take HOSP M100 (Introduction to Hospitality)


  • Transfer to CSU: A.S. Transfer degree (see Counselor)

  • Transfer to UC: Follow the IGETC pattern (see Counselor)

  • Other schools: See Counselor

  • May transfer later: Complete the A.S. in Business Administration (You will be eligible for the certificate as well, no extra courses required)

Work related:

  • Certification: Complete courses for the Certificate in Accounting or Certificate in Business Administration, or Certificate in Hospitality

  • Degree Credential: Complete the A.S. in Business Administration (You will be eligible for the Business certificate as well, no extra courses required)

Full Catalog Description / Degree Information