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Your Future …

The Business Administration program is a great opportunity for people who enjoy performing a variety of tasks and working as part of a team.   Business Administration is a good choice if the following qualities describe you:
• Customer-service oriented
• Interested in technology
• Good at solving problems and troubleshooting
• Flexible and adaptable
• Friendly, outgoing, and patient
• Enjoy multi-tasking

Our Program …

Porterville College’s two-year Business degree prepares a student to work in an exciting and growing field. Successful graduates are in great demand and enjoy health and life insurance, excellent working conditions and other fringe benefits such as modern offices.

Contact Information …

For more information, contact:
Ms. Kailani Knutson
559.791.2294
kknutson@portervillecollege.edu

Associate in Arts Degree AA

Porterville College’s two-year Business degree prepares a student to work in an exciting and growing field. The Business program is a great opportunity for people who enjoy performing a variety of tasks and working as part of a team. Successful graduates are in great demand and enjoy health and life insurance, excellent working conditions and other fringe benefits such a modern offices.

Graduates have a wide range of career options including: business, industry, research, and agriculture. They work in multiple-speciality areas including: accounting, finance, marketing, management, human resources, logistics, and information systems.

Program Learning Outcomes: Students will analyze business, economic, or financial principles and explain their application to the real-world; apply written and verbal communication skills in a business relationship, a teamwork setting or a leadership position; apply the importance of ethical behavior in the business environment or workplace; explain the significance of international cooperation to the success of global business.

Required-26 or 27 units from the below courses:  
BSAD P011 - Business Mathematics 3 units
BSAD P132 - Business Communication 3 units
BSAD P140 - Business Law 3 units
BSAD P160 - Intro to Entrepreneurship 3 units
OFFT P030 - Human Relations in Business 2 units
MKTG P124 - Principles of Marketing 3 units
ACCT P010 - Practical Accounting 3 units
  OR
ACCT P110 - Financial Accounting 3 units
BSAD P101 - Intro. to Business 3 units
  OR
BSAD P120 - Prin/Management/Organization 3 units
INFS P001 - Intro. to Computers 3 units
  OR
INFS P100 - Introduction to Information Systems 3 units

General Education: In addition to completing the major requirements, students must also complete one general education pattern:

  1. PC General Education Pattern
  2. IGETC Pattern
  3. CSU General Education Pattern

Electives as needed to complete the 60 minimum units to complete the degree.

Effective Spring 2012.

June 16, 2015
Kern Community College District