Associate in Applied Science (AAS),
Certificate of Proficiency (CP),
Certificate of Specialization (CS)
Offered through Business, Management and Technology
@ Florissant Valley | Forest Park | Meramec | Wildwood | Online
This program is designed for students who seek immediate employment in entry-level positions in a variety of industries or for employees who want to enhance their skills for career advancement. The focus is on a balanced curriculum of general education courses, fundamentals in business subjects including accounting, finance, economics management and marketing. Typical positions might include group leaders, office managers, administrative assistants, customer service representatives, personal bankers, sales representatives and sales or management trainees. The College offers two business administration certificates. These programs are designed to address the educational needs of those interested in advancement at their current occupation.
The recommended academic plan blends general education requirements with options for areas of concentration to ensure students get the most out of their certificate or degree.
Additional information is available in our online catalog
For more information about credits
- Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration is 64-to 66-credit-hour program for persons interested in seeking immediate employment in entry level managerial, marketing or finance positions.
- Certificate of Proficiency in Business Administration is a 35-credit-hour program for persons currently employed in business-related areas who want to upgrade their skills and competencies. Students will acquire fundamental knowledge and skill in accounting, marketing, management, decision making, economics and statistics.
- Certificate of Specialization in Business Administration is an 18-credit-hour program designed to address the career and educational needs of those currently employed in business-related areas. Designed to enhance business skills and competencies, this focused program can be used to expand job-related skills and to provide a foundation for advanced study in business.
- Online Degree Program — Students enrolled in the program will earn an Associate in Arts degree.
Check with the advisor on your campus to see what options are currently available on your campus.
More than one million students have attended STLCC. It’s the largest institute of higher education in the region and the second largest in Missouri.
St. Louis Community College expands minds and changes lives every day by offering high-quality educational experiences leading to degrees, certificates, employment, university transfer, and life-long learning.
St. Louis Community College offers students several opportunities to develop and expand their interests outside of the classroom. We provide opportunities to participate in service learning, leadership development, civic engagement activities, community service projects, clubs/organizations and other special presentations.
As college costs continue to rise, St. Louis Community College continues to keep a high-quality college education within reach. It costs nearly 70 percent less per year to attend STLCC than other public universities in Missouri, and that figure is based on tuition alone. When you factor in additional four-year college expenses like room and board, the value of an education from STLCC becomes even clearer.
Whether you are beginning work on an online degree or certificate program or taking one or two courses online to accommodate your busy schedule, STLCC Online can help you prepare for success.
The gainful employment regulation requires nondegree programs at community colleges to meet minimum thresholds with respect to the debt-to-income rates of their graduates. You can view the information for the certificate of specialization program and the certificate of proficiency program here as reported to the Department of Education.