Business Administration

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Business Administration Program

The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Course 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.

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

Why Business Administration?

Graduates of the WCC Business Administration Program will:

  • Apply appropriate financial accounting principles and concepts to identify, record, classify, summarize, interpret, and communicate financial results.
  • Demonstrate effective communication and critical thinking skills in the business and professional environment.
  • Use marketing concept to successfully identify customer needs and deliver a product which meets those needs.
  • Understand and apply the fundamental legal concepts of contract law and employment law.
  • Apply the theories and concepts of economics, finance, and human resource management to various business problems and decisions.
  • Demonstrate the ability to access, compile, evaluate, and present relevant information using spreadsheet, document production, and presentation software.
  • Recognize and demonstrate work habits that model professional and ethical behavior in the workplace.

Contact Information

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Matt Baldwin
Lead Instructor - Business Administration
Phone: 336-838-6161
mjbaldwin795@wilkescc.edu
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Kim Tetzlaff
Lead Instructor - Office Administration/Customer Relations Management
Phone: 336-838-6159
kstetzlaff523@wilkescc.edu
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David Ritter
Lead Instructor - Economics and Management Information Systems
Phone: 336-838-6124
dmritter951@wilkescc.edu
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