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Business Administration A.S. Degree


Compete in Today’s Business World


To some, owning a business is the epitome of the American dream. Working for yourself, setting your own hours and building your dream may be what motivates you the most. To others, working for an already established, stable organization holds more appeal. Improving operations, consulting business owners and having a set number of hours could be your ideal of the perfect career. No matter what your professional preference is, you’re sure to find the program that fits your business style here at Broward College. 
Our Business Administration programs are valued for their affordability and their well-roundedness. We provide the foundation for success in your business endeavors, whether they are for yourself or other organizations. Earn your associate’s degree in Business Administration and gain the skills that will teach you to be an effective leader in today’s competitive business world. Or choose one of our five technical certificates and specialize in entrepreneurship, sports and recreation management, business consulting, small business ownership or customer service.
Classroom Experience
All Business Administration tracks are carefully developed to help you build the necessary technical and problem-solving skills necessary to succeed in your chosen field. Curriculums prepare you to play a role in business development, management and administration. Some of the general coursework you will be learning includes:
  • Computer literacy
  • Legality and ethics
  • Workplace communication
  • The basics of being a supervisor and manager 
Business classes are offered on all three campuses: A. Hugh Adams Central, North and Judson A. Samuels South. Class sizes are small enough to allow for individual interaction with your professors and fellow Broward College students. We also offer complete flexibility in how you take your classes, with options to register in day, evening, weekend or online, so you can complete your chosen track even when employed full time. 
For more information about each Business Administration track, including entrance requirements and required courses, browse through the program sheets below. 




Business Administration AS
Career Path
In an entrepreneurial state like Florida, there will always be new business opportunities that can launch or enhance your career, whether you choose to start your own business or act as a customer service liaison. With the training we provide, the possibilities for employment are limitless. 
Broward College’s Business Administration program is renowned in South Florida for training technically proficient, competent problem solvers. Our degree and certificate graduates have gone on to find local employment with: 
  • Bacardi
  • Spirit Airlines
  • American Express
  • Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Florida Power & Light
  • Zimmerman Advertising
  • Local airports (MIA, FTL, PBI)
  • Local seaports (Port Everglades, Port of Miami, Port of Key West)

Is This Program Right for Me?
You should enroll in our Business Administration programs if you are:
  • Ready to work for a successful organization
  • Eager to know how to start your own business
  • A go-getter who can plan and execute your ideas
  • Team player that can get along with different personalities
  • Interested in knowing the operational side of running a business
Broward College is regionally accredited by the (SACS-COC) to award associate’s degrees in Business Administration.
Business Administration faculty are industry experts who have proven track records within their field of study. They include graduates of local schools such as Barry University, St. Thomas University, Nova Southeastern University, University of Miami and Broward College. Accounting and economics classes, required for some tracks, are taught in a manner that prepares you to transfer into a state university, which our faculty works closely with to ensure a seamless transition for you. Many faculty members are published authors and accounting faculty hold Certified Public Accountant titles.
Business Administration courses are on the skill sets you feel you need to develop the most. The Business Management Technical Certificate program requires 24 credits. The Business Operations Technical Certificate requires 18 credits, and the Business Specialist Technical Certificate requires 12 credits. The Associate of Science degree in Business Administration requires 60 credits to complete and offers a broad overview of business development, management and administration.
For Alumni
Have you joined Broward College’s Alumni & Friends Association yet? If you graduated from the Business Administration program, stay connected to your alma mater by activating your membership today. Membership grants you access to exclusive networking events for BC alumni, discounted group offers and more. 

We also ask that you consider joining our students during business club meetings so you can offer your professional insight to current and future students. To learn more about getting involved, contact Program Manager Angel Velez at 954-201-2360 
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Advisement-related Questions
Ian Ferguson

Curriculum-related Questions
Angel Velez
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Student Organizations
Ready to meet more like-minded business enthusiasts while adding to your resume? Join one or all three of our business and management student clubs. Business Professionals of America (BPA), Delta Epsilon Chi (DECA) and Future Business Leaders of America—Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) are open to Business Administration students and anyone else interested in business or management.  
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