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General Business Administration

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College of The Albemarle’s (COA) General Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce you to various aspects of the free enterprise system. You’ll be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Class work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building and decision-making. Through these skills, students will have a sound business education base for lifelong learning.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions and business industry.

Degree and Certificate Options

  • General Business Administration – Associate in Applied Science A25120BA
  • General Business Administration Certificate C25120BA

Dual-enrollment opportunities are available.

This program includes a Work-Based Learning option. A successful work learning experience is helpful in seeking employment.


Please contact your local COA Office of Admissions for more program information.