Business Administration

The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, management, and marketing.  Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making.

Business Administration Mission

The mission of the Business Administration Department of Alamance Community College is to educate each of our students to develop marketable, lifelong learning skills for success upon transfer to a four-year academic institution, or employment in a globally competitive, or diverse business environment.

Programs of Study

AAS = Associate in Applied Science Degree
D = Diploma

C = Certificate

Business Administration (AAS, D, C)
  • Associate Degree: Business Administration (AAS) (Day Option)
  • Associate Degree: Business Administration (AAS) (Evening/Distance Learning Option)
  • Associate Degree: Business Administration (AAS) (Online Option)
  • Diploma: Business Administration
  • Certificate: General Business Administration
  • Certificate: Entrepreneurship
Business Administration: Marketing Concentration (AAS, C)
  • Associate Degree: Business Administration: Marketing Concentration (AAS)
  • Certificate: Marketing
  • Certificate: Supervision 
Business Administration: Human Resources Management Concentration (AAS, C)
  • Associate Degree: Business Administration – Human Resources Management Concentration (AAS)
  • Certificate: Human Resources Management

Career Options

  • Account Manager
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Bank Teller
  • Customer Service Associate
  • Entrepreneur
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Marketing Associate
  • Office Manager
  • Store Manager
  • Supervisor

Why ACC?

The Business Administration Department at Alamance Community College (ACC) provides students with the education they need, when they need it, and how they need. Here are the top reasons to get your Business Administration Degree at ACC.

  • Value – A local quality education at an affordable price
  • Degree Options – General Business, Human Resources Management, and Marketing
  • Flexibility – Take courses that fit your schedule and needs (day, evening, or online)
  • Financial Aid – Pell Grants and Foundation scholarships
  • Hands on Learning – Build the technical and soft skills employers desire
  • Work Based Learning and Internships – Gain work experience before you graduate
  • Caring Faculty – Personalized advising to help ensure you stay on the path to graduation
  • Workforce Ready – Earn a degree that prepares you for a job in your career field
  • University Options – Transfer to UNC-Greensboro or NCCCU upon AAS degree completion


Ann SnellAnn Snell
Lead Business Instructor