The mission of the Business Technologies Division is to provide high quality educational opportunities to students pursuing personal and professional goals and to explore new educational opportunities needed by students and the community. The following Associate in Applied Science degrees (non-transfer), diplomas, and certificates are offered through the Business Technologies Division:
Programs of Study
Associate in Applied Science Degrees (A.A.S.)
Business Admin. / Marketing and Retailing
Computer Information Technology
Medical Office Administration
Office Administration / Legal
Computer Information Technology
General Office Diploma
Accounting and Income Tax
Health Care Clerical
Industrial Management Quality and Leadership
Medical Coding Billing and Insurance
The Culinary Arts program is accredited by the American Culinary Federation (ACF).
Many courses offered through the Business Technologies Division are available in either online or hybrid* format. The following certificate programs may be completed online:
- Accounting and Income Tax
- Financial Accounting
- Microcomputer Software
- Word Processing
*Hybrid courses include a combination of face-to-face and online instruction.
Transferability of Courses
2Plus program at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Students completing an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree through the Business Technologies Division may seek admission to UNCG’s Bryan School of Business and Economics through the 2Plus Program. The 2Plus Program is for North Carolina Community College students who hold an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Information Technology or Office Administration. To be eligible for this program, students must have at least a GPA of 2.3 and have completed their A.A.S. degree. Once accepted to UNCG, students must take an additional 60 – 80 hours of university courses to complete a bachelor’s degree.
Note: The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees offered through the Business Technologies Division are not University Transfer degrees. Students wishing to transfer to a North Carolina public four-year college or university should pursue the University Transfer Program through the Division of Arts and Sciences.
Many four-year colleges and universities will award transfer credit for courses completed in an A.A.S. program on a case-by-case basis. Students wishing to transfer to a four-year college or university are encouraged to contact an admissions counselor at the institution to which they are interested in transferring.
Career and College Promise Pathways (High School Juniors and Seniors)
The Business Technologies Division offers the following pathways to eligible high school juniors and seniors. Each pathway is taught on ACC’s main campus.
- Introductory Accounting
- General Business and Marketing
- Computer Information Technology – Software
- Culinary Arts
- Medical Office Administration – Coding Billing and Insurance
- Medical Office Administration – Healthcare Clerical
- Networking Technology – Linux/UNIX
- Networking Technology – Windows NT
- Web Technologies – Web Design
Students interested in enrolling in a Career and College Promise pathway should contact the Director of Enrollment Management at (336) 506-4120.