Business

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Preston Cameron

Residential Faculty - General Business

480-461-7714

480-461-7729 (alternate)

This program is part of the Business Department.

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Business

Students who earn their business degree have more marketable skill sets, more competitive earning potential, and more flexibility when it comes to their career options. If you’re interested in starting a career in accounting, business administration, business data analytics, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, retail management, supply chain management, or as an administrative assistant, consider enrolling in the Business program today to work your way towards an Associate's in Business degree.

The Business program’s curriculum is designed to provide business training for a range of entry-level jobs. You will receive a comprehensive education while learning the fundamentals of business concepts, accounting, computer principles, and legal issues related to business. You will also receive training on essential technological skills, business communications, public relations, records management, and report preparation.

What are you waiting for? Make it happen today with our Business program!

The Right Pathway for You

MCC offers Associate Degrees and Transfer Degrees for this program. Your interests and goals will guide you in selecting the pathway that is ideal for you. You may find a combination of degrees or transfer options is the fastest way to realize your dreams.

Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.

Degrees

MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.

A list of available associate degrees offered in the Business program
Name Type Title Courses
Associate in Applied Science AAS Administrative Professional
Associate in Applied Science AAS General Business

Transfer Degrees

Want to pursue a bachelor’s degree? Save money by starting at MCC in manageable, small classes taught by renowned faculty. Our transfer pathways with Arizona universities help you achieve two goals: completing an associate’s degree while also staying on track to earn a bachelor’s degree at your transfer destination. MCC’s university partnerships throughout the nation assure your seamless transition toward a four-year degree.

A list of available transfer degree options for the Business program
At MCC, get an... Emphasis in... Transfer to... To get a... Courses
Associate in Business, General Requirements Associate in Business, General Requirements Arizona State University Business
(Bachelor of Science)
University of Arizona Business
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Business
(Bachelor of Science)
Grand Canyon University Business
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Business, Special Requirements Associate in Business, Special Requirements Arizona State University Business
(Bachelor of Science)
University of Arizona Business
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Business
(Bachelor of Science)
Grand Canyon University Business
(Bachelor of Science)

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of a degree within the Business program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

$59,518

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

$57,958

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants

$36,335

* Career and wage information provided by Emsi using data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and Emsi’s proprietary analytical processes. Emsi’s data covers multiple classes of workers including QCEW, non-QCEW, and those who are self-employed. Disclaimer

Financial Aid

You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.

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