Pathway Overview

The Business Pathway offers certificate and associate degree programs designed to prepare you for employment in the business field, as well as opportunities for continuing promotion and advancement.

To accomplish its mission, the Business Pathway offers:

  • Courses for entry-level positions
  • Programs for transfer to other institutions
  • Programs for career advancement
  • Courses for personal development

Business Pathway Objectives

While completing one or more of the objectives of the Business Pathway, the student will achieve the following skills through traditional as well as alternative delivery methods:

  • Acquire basic discipline-specific knowledge
  • Expand technology skills
  • Enhance decision making skills
  • Develop critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Expand written and oral communication skills
  • Broaden ethical reasoning skills
  • Cultivate values and attitudes of a professional

Degrees and Certificates

The certificate and associate degree programs offered in the Business Pathway are:

Transfer Degrees

Associate Degrees

Technical Certificates

Certificates of Proficiency

Academic Program Data
Academic Information Goal 2017 2018 2019 2020
Transfer rates for Associate of Science in Business 100% 72% 100% 87.50% -
Placement Rates for Business Management 100% 66% 50% 100% -
Certification Rates for PC Hardware 80% 100% 100% 100% -
Certification Rates for Networking 80% 90% 80% 100% 90%
Certification Rates for Introduction to Security 80% 80% 80% 100% 70%
Certification Rates for Windows 10 80% 70% 100% 60% 100%
Certification Rates for Server Administration 80% 78% 88% 67% -
Certification Rates for Advanced Routing and Switching Part 1 80% 75% 100% 100% 100%
Certification Rates for Advanced Routing and Switching Part 2 80% 75% 100% 100% 100%

These numbers exclude students not seeking employment or educational advancement