Degrees and Certificates
Why Choose This Program
The Business Management program will be phased out after Fall 2019. Good news though - you can enter the Business Transfer Pathway, which provides for the first two years of a bachelor's degree and easy transfer to Minnesota State universities.
This degree builds a strong foundation in general business topics and gives students the ability to choose to concentrate in accounting, finance and credit, or sales management, marketing. Each elective area focuses students' practical knowledge in their field of study and provides opportunities to apply these skills in a variety of settings.
The Business Management AS Degree at SCTCC is a flexible degree designed for students who want to continue their education and/or enter the workforce. Emphasis is placed on developing skills in decision-making, interpersonal communication, critical thinking, project management and problem solving.
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- Decision Making
- Critical Thinking
- Project Management
- Problem Solving
- Strategic Planning and Implementation
Graduates entering the work environment are likely to be employed by a variety of public and private organizations within the areas of:
- Professional Sales
- Customer Service
- Financial Services
Where Grads Work
- Capital One
- St. Cloud Hospital
- Wells Fargo
- BI Worldwide
- Northwestern Mutual
- Mission Construction
- Integrity Global Solutions
The associate’s degree in Business fully transfers to a Business bachelor’s degree program at any one of the seven Minnesota State universities:
- Bemidji State University
- Metropolitan State University
- Minnesota State University, Mankato
- Minnesota State University, Moorhead
- St. Cloud State University
- Southwest Minnesota State University
- Winona State University
Accelerated 3-Year Program with St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud State University’s Herberger Business School has developed an accelerated 3-year business program in partnership with St. Cloud Technical and Community College. This program gives you the opportunity to complete an Associate of Science degree in Business Management at SCTCC and a Bachelor of Science degree in General Business at St. Cloud State in three years, including summers. The program allows you to graduate and begin your career more quickly.
In addition to tuition and fees, business management students can expect to pay $1,795 for books, supplies, and materials.
Clubs & Organizations
Students have the opportunity to participate in Collegiate DECA. This student organization facilitates student’s connection of classroom skills training to real work application. Students in Collegiate DECA also attend business conferences and competitions and participate in volunteerism and community networking activities. Membership in this student organization is free to business students.
Pictured: Business students on a field trip to Bad Habit Brewing.