A Business degree is an effective first step in launching a career with a wide offering of different fields. This type of degree allows for professional growth potential, and will help you create the leadership skills necessary to contribute to important business decisions.

Degrees / Certificates

Map your education by viewing the program map for the degree or certificate you’re interested in earning below. Meet with a counselor to create your official comprehensive education plan.

University Studies: Business Administration AA Degree

The emphasis in Business Administration is designed to provide students with the common core of lower division courses required by most universities to transfer and pursue a baccalaureate degree in Business Administration.

Business Administration 2.0 (AS-T)

Transfer Degree - Provide students with the common core of lower division courses required to transfer and pursue a baccalaureate degree in Business Administration.

Business Administration – Business Entrepreneurship (C)

Students completing this certificate will have the foundation necessary to begin building a small business.

Business – General Business (AS)

Associate Degree - Allows students to explore many areas of business, including accounting, business law, management, marketing, real estate, and hospitality.

Business – Management (AS)

Prepares students to enter the workforce with the skills necessary to move up the career ladder into management.

Business Management (C)

This accredited business program will give students the skills they need to advance in the retail industry.

Small Business/Entrepreneurship Start-up (NCR)

This program is designed to teach students how to think and act in an entrepreneurial manner. Students will learn how to start and operate a business in a fast-paced competitive market.

Business: Marketing and Finance (AS)

This degree is geared towards providing students with a base understanding of marketing and finance within business.

Business is a vitally important and fulfilling field of work.

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Academic Support Team

Our goal here at Shasta College is to connect you with people dedicated to supporting your success every step of the way. Meet those supporting our program below to get your questions answered. 

  • Meet Your Academic Division: Get in touch with the academic division staff who can connect you with the program faculty that teach the courses dedicated to your success
  • Meet Your Academic Counselors: Meet and connect with academic counselors dedicated to creating academic and career plans that support your goals

Career Outlook

What do career options look like with an education in this area? Explore the data below.

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Career Exploration & Resources

Not sure of your career goals? Not a problem! Shasta College is dedicated to not only your academic success but to supporting your career goals. From our dedicated career educational counselors to career exploration tools to internships, we've got you covered through our Shasta College Career Services & Student Employment Center (Career Café). There you can meet with our dedicated career educational counselor and explore options by calling (530) 242-7724. 

The center also offers internships and career opportunities, please contact the Career Café by calling (530) 242-7606.

In addition, the college offers free, online resources to explore your interests and future career goals including: 

  • Career Coach: Take a free assessment to explore your interests, identify majors, and connect to in-demand careers
  • Career Zone: Create a free account here to explore what your interests are, research career possibilities, and develop a budget to make sure your choices can support your plan.

Transferring for Bachelor’s Degree

Ready to transfer for a 4-year university or college or want to stay local? Our Transfer Center and BOLD staff are here to guide you!