Arapahoe Community College

2015-2016 Catalog

Business Administration Certificate


CIP 520201 (BUSB)

The Business Administration certificate offer opportunities for students to add a wide range of business related courses to their expertise in order to advance in their jobs, to enhance skills needed in the workforce sectors, and to excel in endeavors involving self-employment and entrepreneurship.

Admission Requirements

  • Admission to Arapahoe Community College

Program Requirements

Major Courses

(12 credit hours)

BUS 115

Intro to Business


BUS 216

Legal Environment of Business


BUS 217

Business Communication and Report Writing


CIS 118

Introduction to PC Applications


Choose one of the following Concentration areas:

General Business Concentration

(12 credit hours)


Choose 12 credit hours from the following prefixes: BUS, ENP, MAN, MAR or other with Department Chair approval


Management Concentration

(12 credit hours)


Choose 12 credits hours from the MAN prefix or other with Department Chair approval


Marketing Concentration

(12 credit hours)


Choose 12 credit hours from the MAR prefix or other with Department Chair approval


Entrepreneur Concentration

(12 credit hours)


Choose 12 credit hours from the ENP prefix or other with Department Chair approval


Human Resources Management Concentration

(12 credit hours)


Complete MAN 128, MAN 200, MAN 201 and MAN 226 or other with Department Chair approval



24 credit hours

Graduation Requirements

  • To graduate, students must apply for graduation and complete the graduation survey (available via myACC). (form available at
  • After applying for graduation, all correspondence to a student about the status of their program conferral will be sent to their student email address only.
  • As a graduate of a Career and Technical Education program you will be contacted by an ACC employee in approximately six months to verify your employment information. This information gathering is a federal requirement to ensure that ACC receives certain federal funding.
  • Information regarding occupations, completion rates, placement rates, program costs and median loan debt may be found at

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