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Due to our intention to mitigate and minimize the spread of the coronavirus (covid-19), no face-to-face classes are being held. Classes are currently held remotely. For updated information, please visit www.palomar.edu/covid-19.
If you have specific questions please contact: Jackie Martin– Business Department Chair at Ljmartin@palomar.edu
For Business Lab (MD-335), tutoring services, visit the Tutoring Services Webpage
 UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS AT PALOMAR COLLEGE

Dear Palomar College Business Administration students,

Redlands University is partnering with Palomar College to provide an exceptional opportunity to finish your four-year Business degree from Redlands, AT Palomar College, in less time and for less money!!!

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Only 40 transferable credits and a minimum 2.0 GPA is required for admission into the B.S. in Business program- an Associate’s degree is not a prerequisite for admission
  • Application is free and can be completed online in 10-15 minutes
  • Act soon, as November 30th is the application deadline for the January 6th program start opportunity
  • As a complimentary service, Redlands will order and pay for applicant’s transcripts from any college/university that accepts third party transcript requests (Palomar College does accept our requests)
  • A recording of the Redlands & Palomar Partnership Program presentation and how to enroll is now available online at https://youtu.be/X0MHiEsBhgs.

Apply at Redlands Application

Schedule an appointment at Virtual Appointment

Business makes it happen!

The Business program in the Business Administration Department at Palomar College prepares for transfer AND/OR a job at the same time! You can choose from the following programs of study:

  • Business Administration (AS-T): The Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer degree provides students the basic functions of the business including accounting, economics, business ethics, business-related software applications, business communications, and business statistical study. The degree prepares students for entry into an extraordinary number of academic studies such as accounting, finance, marketing, business administration, advertising, merchandising, banking, economics, entrepreneurial studies, health care management, hospitality management, international business, and public relations. It can also provide skills necessary for entry-level positions in the field of business.
  • Business-General (AS): The General Business degree provides a solid overview of business fundamentals
    and can prepare students for entry-level work in various industries. Students choose an emphasis area allowing them to tailor this degree to their individual interests. Once completed, students will have the problem solving, communication, and creative skills needed to thrive in the business world. Students may choose one of the four areas on emphasis:

      • Advertising, Marketing, and Media
      • Business Management
      • International Business/Supply Chain Management
      • Small Business Entrepreneurship
  • Administrative Assistant (AS | CA): This program is designed to prepare the student for an entry-level or higher office position and reflects significant changes in the level of preparedness in Digital Information Literacy that is required to enter business and industry.
  • Advertising, Marketing, and Merchandising (AS | CA): This program is designed to provide a general academic background of coursework pertinent to entry-level employment and/or upper-division education in the field of product or service distribution.
  • Business Administration (AS-T): The Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer degree provides students the basic functions of the business including accounting, economics, business ethics, business-related software applications, business communications, and business statistical study. The degree prepares students for entry into an extraordinary number of academic studies such as accounting, finance, marketing, business administration, advertising, merchandising, banking, economics, entrepreneurial studies, health care management, hospitality management, international business, and public relations. It can also provide skills necessary for entry-level positions in the field of business.

General Business A.S. with new areas of emphasis; Medical Office Specialist, and Social Media and Marketing

  1. Business Information Worker (CA): The Business Information Worker Certificate of Achievement is a new certificate that is based directly on industry advisors’ recommendations for required job skills; it is designed to prepare students for entry-level office administrative support in a variety of fields or businesses.  This certificate will upgrade existing job skills and will lead to preparation for immediate employment in entry-level positions in various fields as well as augment employer-required skills for any career/degree.
  2. Creating Your Business in a GIG Economy (CA): This unique three-course certificate combines a comprehensive course in small business entrepreneurship to launch a business; a course in social media to advertise and market the business; and a cooperative education course where the student will be mentored on the creation of a new business or improvement of an existing business, via an experienced and certified small business coach.
  3. E-Marketing (AS | CA): This program combines business skills in marketing and advertising with technical skills in web design and digital media production. Students will gain a working knowledge of Web 2.0 techniques used in e-marketing such as digital media design, search engine optimization, social networking, and other methods of creating digital content for driving website traffic.
  4. Medical Office Specialist (AS | CA): Provides specific front office skills for an entry-level position in a medical-related facility.
  5. Retail Management (CA): A comprehensive program designed to prepare current and future retail employees for the fast-paced challenges in a competitive retail environment. This certificate has been endorsed by the Western Association of Food Chains and its member companies.
  6. Social Media (CA): Market your business with social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and more!  The Social Media Certificate of Achievement provides a comprehensive overview of the theory and practice of social media. Students who complete the requirements will be able to demonstrate how to create and share digital content in order to establish and grow a social media presence online. Potential careers students may enter upon completion include social media strategy, public relations, and/or online journalism

For program requirements and course offerings, consult the Business section (PDF) of the current Palomar College Catalog.

NEW CERTIFICATES!

  1. General Business degree with four areas of emphasis!
  2. Social Media
  3. New Articulation Agreement. BMGT 153–Palomar College and BUSA 40026–UCSD

FREE RESOURCES

  1. OFFICE 365
  2. Accounting/business tutoring
  3. Join the Business Club

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  1. Go to College, we will help you pay for it. Start here I can Afford College
  2. Gainful Employment Programs