Candidates for the program must satisfactorily complete all requirements, including a minimum of 95 credits, 40 of which are in the General Education Components. Successful pursuit of this program requires students to possess collegiate skills in reading, communication, computation, and critical thinking. To acquire that competency, it is highly recommended that students complete pre-collegiate courses to gain these skills in the first terms of their program.
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Linda Davenport
Program Lead
541-880-2241
7390 South 6th Street
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
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Mission


The Business Administration Department provides instruction, training, and connections with local employers in fields related to management, marketing, human relations and e-commerce.  The Department seeks to develop student professionalism, soft skills, and familiarity with software applications that are essential to workforce success.

The Department also prepares students for successful transfer to university level business programs, for entry into business ownership, or for advancement in their current careers.  By assisting students in developing or enhancing professional behavior, ethics, and civic responsibilities to meet or exceed workplace expectations, the Department promotes student success.
Career Opportunities
Marketing Assistant
Advertising Representative
Customer Service Supervisor
Digital Media Specialist
Social Media Coordinator
Website Designer
 

Program Outcomes


  • Demonstrate the ability to apply concepts, methods, and tools of management in an ethical manner to typical business operations.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of general business law, including the court system, contracts, principal/agent law, and business structures.
  • Demonstrate a fundamental knowledge of general accounting practices and the managerial accounting process.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work effectively with others in a team environment.
  • Demonstrate a fundamental knowledge of general marketing concepts as they relate to the competitive advantage of a business or organization.
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively apply social media tools and strategies to business operations.
  • Demonstrate personal and professional competency in student's chosen area of study related to marketing: web design, sales, or retailing.
 

Degree Options


Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree in Business Administration - Marketing: Graduates are prepared for employment in occupations in general marketing, sales, advertising, retail management, or web design; it can also lead to promotional opportunities for students already employed in a business occupation or with substantial background in that industry or management.

Four Related Certificates are Available: Marketing/Sales (One-year Certificate) Web Design for Marketing (One-Year Certificate) Web Design Specialist (Career Pathways Certificate) Retail Management (Statewide Certificate-see advisor)