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Business Administration

Business Administration

With a credential in business administration, you will be ready to seek employment as an entry-level human resource specialist, a sales representative, a manager or market researcher as well as a variety of other jobs. Responsibilities can include planning, budgeting, supervising others, and making presentations on the status of the company and its marketing initiatives.

The coursework for Business Administration provides a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and organization. Students will learn concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Through additional study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making, study will develop skills for a sound base in understanding the free enterprise system.

Graduates will be prepared to work at government agencies and financial institutions, as well as small and large businesses.


The following credentials are possible with this program:

Business Administration - Degree (A25120)

Business Administration Degree - Entrepreneurship Pathway (A25120E)

Business Administration - Diploma (D25120)

Business Administration - Certificate (C25120)

Business Administration - Small Business Administration Management Certificate (C24120)

Business Administration - Entrepreneurship Certificate (C25120)

Gainful Employment Information

School of Applied Science and Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree Program

South Piedmont has an extensive selection of Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree programs developed for occupational fields. Emphasizing career preparation, these programs of study provide in-depth career preparation and General Education courses so that students are prepared with knowledge or skills in a specialized area.

Note: The coursework for an AAS degree can be completed in two years. The AAS degree program is not designed as a college transfer program; however, because of bilateral agreements with several four-year colleges and universities, courses taken as part of AAS programs may be accepted for transfer credit.

To begin your program of study, call the Enrollment Hotline at 704-272-5391 or send an email to admissions@spcc.edu.

Enrolled students should consult their academic advisors about the transferring process.

Business Administration faculty

Fredrea Crawford-Smith
Business Administration

Sam Spencer
Business Administration