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We are the starting point for future business leaders.

Our program will give you the skills to be ready for tomorrow’s job-market challenges.

The Business Administration program at White Mountains Community College is meeting the challenge of today’s dynamic business and economic environment.  Exciting positions are available at many entry-levels.  Positions include management, and involve skills in areas like human resources, leadership and administration. Some possible titles could include:

  • Assistant manager
  • Office assistant
  • Sales assistant
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant

The coursework has been designed to satisfy the requirements of the first two years of a four-year business administration degree, as well as give the office management student the skills to work within a small office setting to a larger corporate environment immediately after program completion.  By completing our program, the students will gain knowledge in management, accounting, finance, strategy, economics, statistics, marketing, operations/project management, entrepreneurship, and computer applications.

Our Business Administration program integrates the use of the most current information technology tools.  All courses require the use of computer applications, including Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint, and the use of electronic collaboration.  Students within the Office Management option have an internship capstone course to gain office experience for their resumes.  WMCC works with a large range of employers to give the students the experience in each field of specialization.

College students choosing Business Administration as a program and career have a number of doors open to them. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics the job outlook projects a 15 percent increase in the number of jobs through 2020.  Graduating students will have the choice of working in a variety of industries, depending on their interests. The work is diverse, the responsibilities exciting, and the opportunities can be limitless.

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First Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
ENGL120W College Composition 4 0 4
MATH120W Topics in Applied College Math 4 0 4
MGMT112W Intro to Business Logic and Ethics 3 0 3
Business Administration Option      
BUS112W Intro to Business Administration 3 0 3
ECON111W Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 3
OR        
Office Management Option      
ACCT111W Accounting I 3 0 3
OTM113W Formatting in Word 3 0 3
  Semester Totals 17 0 17
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
COMP120W Quantitative Decision Making 3 0 3
HUMA240W Critical Thinking Seminar 3 0 3
MATH214W Statistics 4 0 4
Business Administration Option      
ECON112W Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 3
MGMT212W Marketing 3 0 0
OR        
Office Management Option      
ACT114W Financial Accounting 3 0 3
OTM120W Office Systems and Procedures 3 0 3
  Semester Total  16 0 16
  First Year Total      33
 

Second Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
ENGL211W Technical Writing 3 0 3
MGMT214W Management & Teamwork 3 0 3
  Science 3 0 3
Business Administration Option      
ACCT111W Accounting I 3 0 3
MGMT215W Business Law 3 0 3
OR        
Office Management Option      
COMP214W Database Development 3 0 3
PSYC111W Psychology 3 0 3
  Semester Total  15 0 15
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
ACCT214W Managerial Finance and Accounting 3 0 3
MGMT230W Leadership and Strategic Management 3 0 3
RRM201W Introduction to Human Resources 3 0 3
Business Administration Option      
BUS116W Business Plan Development 3 0 3
MGMT224W Management Internship 0 3 1
OR        
Office Management Option      
OTM213 Internship Seminar 3 0 3
  Liberal Arts 3 0 3
  Semester Total  15 3/15 13/15
  Second Year Total      28/30
  Total for A.S. Degree - Business Administration     61
  Total for A.S. Degree - Office Management     63