BA Program Descriptions


Business Administration

Program Descriptions


Accounting AAS Degree

The Accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession.  Using the “language of business,” accountants assemble and analyze, process and communicate essential information about financial operations.

In addition to course work in accounting principles, theories, and practice, students will study business law, finance, management, and economics.  Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking skills, and ethics.

Graduates should qualify for entry-level accounting positions in many types of organizations including accounting firms, small businesses, manufacturing firms, banks, hospitals, school systems, and governmental agencies.  With work experience and additional education, an individual may advance in the accounting profession.

For more information contact Tim Broadwell, Curriculum Coordinator.


Business Administration AAS Degree

The Business Administration curriculum is designed to prepare an individual for entry into management positions.

The curriculum develops competencies in the applications of management principles.  Emphasis placed on skill development in the areas of management functions, computer applications and analysis, critical thinking and decision-making techniques, marketing, finance, legal aspects of business, oral and written communications, and the utilization of human resources.  Through the development of management competencies, the graduate will be able to function as a contributing member of the management team.

For more information contact Daniel Rhem, Curriculum Coordinator.


Human Resources Management AAS Degree

Human Resources Management is a program within the Business Administration Department at Pitt Community College in Greenville, North Carolina. A career in Human Resources Management allows you the opportunity to manage people in the office environment and to applycritical thinking skills for solving problems.

For more information contact Ray Heath,Curriculum Coordinator.