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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.

 

CAREER OPTIONS:

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.

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

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

 

SPECIALIZED PROGRAM ACCREDITATION:

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

 

FACULTY:

Pat Herkenham / 843-525-8325 / pherkenham@tcl.edu
Accounting/Business Instructor/Location:  Building 14, Room 107

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