The business world moves fast! Learn to succeed and evolve along with it in the School of Business at SLCC.

  • Our Business Associate of Arts (AA) and Business Associate of Science (AS) will help you transfer to a four-year school for a bachelor’s degree.
  • Our Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees will help you enter the workforce. (Generally, AAS degrees are NOT intended to transfer.)
  • If you are looking for an internal promotion, have been given new responsibilities, or interested in a career shift a Certificate program may be just what you need. These certificates can be completed quickly and may stack to an AAS degree.

We offer many online classes as well as on campus activities and events, so you can choose the learning experiences that works best for you. What many students enjoy most during their time with us is the care and personal interest from our faculty.

Business Degrees

Business Associate of Arts and Business Associate of Science degrees prepare students to transfer to 4-year universities or colleges to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, Management, and other business-related fields.

AA and AS degrees transfer to business schools at four-year institutions within the Utah System of Higher Education.

The Business Administration AAS degree opens doors to a broad range entry-level business administration and management positions. This is a very unique degree, which can be tailored to your career goals. Once you have completed your general education requirements and the Business Basics Certificate of Proficiency (CP), you can choose two additional CPs, which stack together for the AAS degree. It also:

  • Allows you to complete small chunks of training, which can be added to your resume.
  • Prepares you for a wide variety of business-related careers.

Note: This degree helps you enter the workforce. It is not designed to transfer to four-year schools or Utah Higher-Education Institutions. If your goal is a bachelor’s degree, consider the AS or AA Business programs.

Management Degrees

The AAS in Business Management includes the study of business theory and principles applied in the many activities of business today. Emphasis is given to problem solving and decision making to prepare the graduate with decision-making skills for a variety of career areas.

These areas are designed to lead to employment as managers, manager-trainees, production planners and schedulers, inventory control technicians, entrepreneurs, General & Operations Manager, Sales Manager, and Business Analyst.

Note: This degree helps you enter the workforce. It is not designed to transfer to four-year schools or Utah Higher-Education Institutions. If your goal is a bachelor’s degree, consider the AS or AA Business programs.

The AAS in Small Business Management, is designed to provide you with a practical hands-on technical experience, with completing the Certificate of Completion in a designated technical specialization program, along with a Certificates of Proficiency in entrepreneurship/business.

Certicates of Completion (CC)

Select and Complete one of the following Certificates of Completion:

  • Automotive Collision Repair (32 credits)
  • Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair (38 credits)
  • Automotive Refinishing (34 credits)
  • Cabinetmaking & Furniture Construction (31 credits)
  • Construction Management & Sustainable Building (33 credits)
  • Diesel Systems Technology (33 credits)
  • Motorcycle & Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (32 credits)
  • Welding Technology (35 credits)

Certificates of Proficiency (CP)

Complete both of following Certificates of Proficiency:

  • Business Basics (18 credits)
  • Small Business Management (16 credits)

Career Opportunities

Small businesses are the lifeblood of America. With the AAS in Small Business Management, You’ll learn to run one inside and out! Gain far-reaching expertise in entry level management positions within a technical company in the front office, the field or shop with potential for rapid promotion!

This can be the first step toward starting your own business or working in a technical business. Additional opportunities are available in marketing, management, sales, etc.

Are you interested in Marketing and Sales? We offer many online classes, certificates and an AAS degree that will help you in the workforce.