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Business-Related Career Pathways

Interested in working in career areas that include accounting, finance, marketing, sales, human resource management or business administration?

The two year Business Administration Associate in Science degree, and the related certificates, are designed to prepare graduates for positions in a wide range of organizations. Fundamentals of marketing, accounting, finance, law, management and technology are emphasized.

Starting Fall Term 2020, this degree's accounting and entrepreneurship specializations will each become independent Associate in Science degrees called Accounting Technology A.S. and Business Entrepreneurship A.S. The 2020-21 catalog curriculums for those new degree choices will be available soon and you can apply now for a fall start. Work with the program advisor if you have questions.

Click each pathway for details

Business Administration  A.S. Degree

Read about the A.S. degree  catalog requirements for the Business Administration A.S. Degree.

The College Credit Certificates listed in this accordion are part of the A.S. Degree. Certificates offer a streamlined way to target skill sets. Courses in the certificates build toward the A.S. degree and may also be used to meet the B.A.S. 21 technical credit hour requirement.

View information on how the A.S. degree can transfer to a Bachelor's program at EFSC and beyond

View an A.A. advising plan if you hope to transfer into a University bachelor's-level business program

Archived College Catalogs

Accounting Technology Management College Credit Certificate (AACC)

View the EFSC college catalog Accounting Technology Management certificate requirements.

  • 27 Credit Hours
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate course to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration
  • Completion of MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or competencies in math skills are recommended, but not required for this certificate

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Accounting Technology Operations College Credit Certificate (AOCC)

View the EFSC Accounting Technology Operations certificate college catalog requirements.

  • 18 Credit Hours
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration
  • Completion of MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or competencies in math skills are recommended, but not required for this certificate

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Accounting Technology Specialist College Credit Certificate (ASCC)

View the EFSC Accounting Technology Specialist certificate college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 12 Credit Hours
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration
  • Completion of MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or competencies in math skills are recommended, but not required for this certificate

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Business Operations College Credit Certificate (BOCC)

View the EFSC Business Operations certificate college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 18 Credit Hours
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration
  • Completion of MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or competencies in math skills are recommended, but not required for this certificate

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Business Management College Credit Certificate (BMCC)

View the EFSC Business Management certificate college catalog requirements.

  • 24 Credit Hours
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • TWO SPECIALIZATIONS to choose from: Management or Marketing. The Business Seminar/Practicum course (MKA 1302) will no longer be required in the Marketing option (as of 2015-16 catalog updates).
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration
  • Completion of MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or competencies in math skills are recommended, but not required for this certificate

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Business Specialist College Credit Certificate (BSCC)

 

View the EFSC Business Specialist certificate college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 12 Credit Hours
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration
  • Completion of MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or competencies in math skills are recommended, but not required for this certificate

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Business Development and Entrepreneurship College Credit Certificate (BECC)

Learn more about the specialized Entrepreneurship track.

View the EFSC college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 25 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Business Entrepreneurship College Credit Certificate (ENCC)

Learn more about the specialized Entrepreneurship track.

View the EFSC college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 12 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Entrepreneurship Operations College Credit Certificate (EOCC)

Learn more about the specialized Entrepreneurship track.

View the EFSC college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 25 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Human Resources Administrator College Credit Certificate (HRCC)

View the EFSC college catalog catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 21 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education Courses needed
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Business Administration

Check the A.S. Degree curriculum to see how this certificate is part of the greater A.S. Degree.

Resources

Courses for the Business Administration program are offered at all EFSC campuses as well as through Online Learning/eLearning.

Check the Class Schedule to find a location that suits your needs.