Business Administration & Accounting - Degree Programs

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A.S. Degree in Business
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A.A.S. Degree

Degree and Certificate Programs

Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree

The Associate in Science Degree is available to students who plan to take the first two years of college work at Passaic County Community College and then continue their studies at a four-year college of business. These degree programs include college-level courses that are similar in content and quality to those offered at four-year colleges and universities in the United States.

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S. Degree) - Accounting

The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree program is for students who plan to enter a career field upon graduation. Students who wish to continue studies leading to a four-year degree should know that four-year colleges usually decide on a course-by-course basis whether to accept credits for transfer. Each Associate in Applied Science Degree program requires a general education core of 20 credits as well as courses in career or technical areas.

Career Certificate Programs

These programs offer training in a variety of careers that can be entered after one year of course work. In most cases, the credits earned in certificate programs can be applied to related degree programs.

Certificate of Achievement Programs

These short- term, special-purpose training programs
prepare students for immediate employment or with the
upgraded skills needed to advance in a job