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General Business


Individuals with a degree or certificate in General Business are prepared to meet the needs of an ever-changing business environment as a skilled worker, supervisor, manager or business owner.



TCL offers a variety of two-year Associate in Applied Science degrees with a major in Business. Other options include the Associate in Applied Science with career pathways in fire service administration, golf instruction & management, hospitality & tourism, or law enforcement/security management as well as several general business certificates.


Graduates can be employed in a variety of fields including accounting, retailing, hospitality or business management, health care administration or may operate their own business. Salaries are varied depending on the career choice.



Courses in the General Business program include accounting, management, computer skills, entrepreneurship and personal finance. Students may choose an emphasis in hospitality, fire service administration, law enforcement/security management and golf instruction/management. Certificates, which consist of six or seven courses, can be earned in accounting, culinary arts, hospitality management, and entrepreneurship/small business.


Note: For list of required courses, please see Course Catalog



Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
 7007 College Blvd, Suite 420
 Overland Park, Kansas 66211
T: 913-339-9356



Kristy Ellison / 843-525-8295 / kellison@tcl.edu

Accounting/Business Instructor/Location:  Building 14, Room 114

Candice N. Chastain / 843-525-8278 / cchastain@tcl.edu

Business/Hospitatlity Instructor/Location: Building 14, Room 118

Dr. Kenneth Flick / 843-525-8238 / kflick@tcl.edu
Business and Industrial Technology Division Dean/Location:  Building 14, Room 125