Preparing Students for Professional Success

Business administration focuses on business management and prepares you to work in the world of commerce. Business administration course work includes the principles and application of economics, marketing and planning.

Business Administration

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An Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration will give you a well-rounded business education. You can become one of those people employers are looking for -- people who can go beyond their immediate area of specialization, people who are able to grasp "the big picture," people who care about the company and its success.

West Valley College offers an excellent two-year program preparing you to get started in a variety of careers. Core courses in the Business major include units in accounting, business, and computer science.

In addition to these courses, you will also complete requirements for one of the certificate programs:

  • Administrative Management
  • Business Administration
  • Business Communication
  • Business Leadership Skills
  • Business Management
  • Human Relations in Business
  • Marketing
  • Professional Selling
  • Retail Management
  • Retail Selling
  • Small Business Start Up

Real Estate

The Real Estate program at West Valley College equips you with the tools you need to represent buyers or sellers in the real estate transaction process. You can also learn about appraisal, property management, lending and other career options in real estate. By mastering the skills needed to succeed in the real estate field, you can enjoy the flexibility of a versatile schedule, while also helping other realize their dream of property ownership.

last published: 4/1/18