Explore Business at Bay College

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Why Business?

Do you want to develop the job skills necessary to secure sustainable employment or to advance your career?  Do you want to learn how businesses operate and how you can leverage your skill-sets to help a business grow?  Do you want to own your own business someday?  Do you want to learn about business in a supportive environment with low faculty to student ratios?  Do you want to be taught by business professionals that have worked successfully in their careers? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then Bay College is here to prepare you with the skills needed to start a successful career in business.

Why Bay College?

There are four business degree options for students take at Bay College.  Each degree option is designed to build skills that are suited to assist students in their professional business career.  Your instructors will help you develop skills in management, critical thinking, leadership, technological, communication, and other desirable business skills. The range of skills will allow you to prepare for a wide variety of career options, allowing you to choose a business or management career specific to your interests.

The highly experienced business faculty not only provide the knowledge and expertise of their subject matter, but also provide hands-on experiences as they have been employed in these fields.  Small classes allow students to receive personalized attention from their instructors.  Courses are offered in a variety of formats including traditional, online, and hybrid format using Blackboard, a media-rich learning management system.

Earn Your Business Degree Online

Bay College offers a two-year Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Business degree  entirely online! This degree is perfect for students who wish to explore a wide array of business topics and learn about the many aspects involved in the business world. Students will learn the basic working knowledge of general business theory and practice, discover how the use of current technology is appropriate to business operations, and gain the ability to communicate effectively in an organization.

Certificate and Degree Information
Certificate and Degree Options
Certificate/DegreeCompletion CreditsContact Hours
Accounting (AA)60.00
Business Administration60.00
Entrepreneurial Small Business (Certificate)34.00
Public Administration60.00
Recreation Management60.00

Beyond Bay College

Students interested in transferring to a four-year institution to obtain a bachelor's degree or higher may find opportunities in the following areas of study:

  • Accounting
  • Accounting/Corporate Finance
  • Accounting/Information Systems
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Finance and Economics
  • Finance and Risk Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Assurance/Cyber Defense
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Operations Management
  • Ski Area Business Management
  • Sports Management
  • Supply Chain Management
Career Opportunities

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