Business Administration


Why study Business Administration?

Combining essential business skills with a strong spirit of entrepreneurship, Business Administration at COCC equips students for success in the modern working world. Learn from instructors who bring major-corporate career experience into the classroom, whether you’re focused on mastering accounting basics, an entrepreneur starting a creative new business, or looking to become a well-rounded office professional.

"What impressed me about the Business Administration program was the availability and personable nature of the faculty and staff."

Hannah Erickson, Business Administration graduate

Programs of study include the Associate of Applied Science Business degree options, an Associate of Science Oregon Transfer degree with a Business emphasis, and four unique one-year certificates, from Entrepreneurship to Marketing Communications. With contemporary tools of the trade and a supportive learning environment, students build confidence and develop critical thinking as they prepare for a bright future in business.


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Program-Specific Information

The Business Administration area of study offers options for associate degrees and one year certificates, as well as transfer to Oregon universities. Emphasis is in areas that include accounting, entrepreneurship, management, marketing communication, and office professional.

Related Disciplines



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Explore career paths in business administration.

Career Paths In Business


Student Stories

Testimonials from Business students and graduates.

Student and Alumni Stories


Business Faculty

Learn about faculty backgrounds and expertise.

Faculty Profiles


Business Administration Department

Department Directory

Vaughan Briggs
Business Department Chair
Assistant Professor II Business

How to Pay for College

Our Financial Aid staff can guide you through ways to pay for college.


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