business administration


The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making.

Through these skills, students will have a sound business education base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, and large to small business or industry.

The Business Administration A.A.S. offers three pathways: 

General Business

Human Resources Management


For more information about A-B Tech's Business Administration program, contact:

General Business Pathway

Jonathan Bricker
Instructor, Business Administration
(828) 398-7246

Human Resources Management Pathway

Marketing Pathway

Marlene Frisbee
Interim Chair, Business Administration
(828) 398-7247