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Business Institute

The Business Institute provides enrichment experiences as you pursue the Business Associates degrees or certificates.  The Business Institute is your one-stop shop for business exploration, workforce readiness, university transfer, entrepreneurship and small business development.

By participating in the Business Institute, you will have small classroom size, with the opportunity for one to one interaction with your instructors.  In addition, you will have opportunities to meet members of the business community and to interact with them at business panel workshops or as a business intern participant.   

The Arizona Department of Labor anticipates growth in entry level and experienced areas of business.  For those interested in becoming a small business entrepreneur, the Business Institute, Entrepreneur/DECA Club and community partners are here to assist you! 

Business Institute Programs:

University Transfer and Associate Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Administrative Professional
  • Associate in Business, General Requirements
  • Associate in Business, Special Requirements
  • General Business
  • Organizational Management
  • Retail Management

Certificates of Completion (CCL)

  • Accounting
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Retail Management
  • Small Business Management Level I