Business Administration Fastrack

Business administration is a widely varied field that incorporates many types of entry level management and planning careers. From major corporations to small businesses, every company needs skilled planners, managers, and administrators to succeed. There is an opportunity for you to impact day-to-day operations as well as long-term plans for the future.

Program Code

3070 Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Management
3780 Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Business Administration Fastrack
5152 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Business Administration Fastrack 

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Program Contacts

Mark Barton, Program Director 
Office: BUS 130
Phone: 480.425.6913

Sue Sandblom, Department Chair
Office: BUS 126
Phone: 480.425.6792

Brenda Lawson, Division Secretary
Office: BUS 121
Phone: 480.423.6253

Transfer Options

This program does NOT transfer into a business degree program at a university. To pursue a bachelor’s degree in business, please follow the Business University Transfer (ABUS) program.

Career Outlook

The career outlook for students with a business administration certificate varies by specific occupation.

Since business administration is a broad area, job titles can vary greatly.

Job titles associated with entry-level business administration include:

  • Human Resource Manager
  • Entrepreneur (business owner)
  • Retail Store Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Logistics Manager

*Source: Occupational Information Network (O*NET) at

Learning Opportunities
  • Business internships
  • DECA (student business association with professional development opportunities)
  • Service learning and volunteerism