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Santa Barbara City College Skills Competency Award in Business Administration: Level II
Santa Barbara City College

Skills Competency Award in Business Administration: Level II

Santa Barbara, USA

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USD 419 / per credit



This program offers occupational and professional programs in business which meet the needs of students planning to obtain immediate employment, retrain, or take courses to enhance their understanding of the environment in which they work and live.

The Business Administration Department provides students with a broad background in Business Administration, Business Law, Legal Environment of Business, Management, Leadership, Business Mathematics, Real Estate and Entrepreneurship. They provide foundational, specialized, knowledge in the areas of law, management, real estate and entrepreneurship, which represent the ongoing needs of business and industry.

The Department offers degrees and certificates as well as entry-level and advanced Skills Competency Awards.

The Department participates in a variety of industry/educational partnerships including the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship, the United States Association for Business and Entrepreneurship, the American Management Association, the American Bar Association, Global Trade Workforce, LinkedIn, Santa Barbara Association of Realtors, and the Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce.

The Department also provides introductory courses (electives) for students in programs campus-wide.

Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Under the aegis of the Business Administration Department, the Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation is where students from any discipline can access the tools, resources and mentorship needed to start or grow their business. The Scheinfeld Center supplements the Business Administration courses in Entrepreneurship with an entrepreneurial internship program, the Enlightened Entrepreneurship Speaker Series, and the regional New Venture Challenge business plan and pitch competition. The Scheinfeld Center hosts the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) of Santa Barbara, which provides no-cost business consulting to students and the community. Additionally the Scheinfeld Center hosts the Center for International Trade and Development (CITD) to assist businesses with international expansion through importing and exporting. The Scheinfeld Center is located in BC-220 and is open Monday through Friday, with scheduled and drop-in appointments available.


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