Business Professional, Associate in Applied Science Degree

Program Description for Business Professional

The Business program is designed especially for students interested a two-year, or shorter, degree to enter into the workplace. (Students interested in a four-year Bachelor's Degree will want to check out our Business Transfer Major.)

This program provides the fundamentals necessary to be able to solve business-oriented problems. Students obtain extensive hands-on experience working "real-world" business problems relating to management and supervision. Students graduating from the program will have a solid business background necessary to enter or advance in the business job market in a variety of positions.

As a Business Management graduate you will be prepared to enter a company as a manager/supervisor trainee. If you are currently working in a business management position, you will-- through updated skills, knowledge and techniques--be able to move up the career ladder to higher supervisory positions.

Award Options for Business Professional

New State of Iowa program can pay your tuition, click here to find out more about the Last Dollar Scholarship.


Job Outlook for Business Professional

The Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, provides detailed information on hundreds of jobs - including:

  • earnings
  • expected job prospects
  • what workers do on the job
  • working conditions

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Locations: Clinton Community College, Muscatine Community College, Scott Community College

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