Cowley College

Career Paths

Career Pathways

Business & Management Career Pathways

Accounting

Associate of Arts Degree in Accounting is a two-year program that concentrates on core curriculum requirements that are tailored for transfer toward a bachelor degree in accounting. Career opportunities for professional accountants include: - auditors - tax specialist - public accountant - management consultant - IRS agent - financial analyst - senior accountants - forensic accountant.

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Accounting is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as - tax preparer - auditing clerk - junior accountants - credit analysts - bank tellers - bookkeepers.

Business Administration

Associate of Arts Degree in Business Administration is a two-year program that concentrates on core curriculum requirements that are tailored for transfer toward a bachelor degree in accounting, management, marketing, finance, and general business. accounting. Career opportunities in business include management positions in - wholesale and retail industries - entertainment - travel - health care - education - social services - large and small private companies - government - education - business owner.

Entrepreneurship & Business Leadership

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Entrepreneurship & Business Leadership is a two-year program that prepares you for an entry-level positions as - store management - department and division management - purchasing manager - sales representative. Entrepreneurs that want to start their own business will take electives specific to their business venture.

Hotel and Restaurant Management

Associate of Arts Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management is a two-year program that concentrates on core curriculum requirements that are tailored for transfer toward a bachelor degree in hotel and restaurant management.

Career opportunities include management positions in the hospitality industry, including - hotels - motels - convention centers - destination resorts - full-service restaurants - fast-food restaurants - cafeterias - bed-and-breakfast inns - food service for sports and entertainment complexes, school campuses, large corporations and institutional facilities.

Leadership ()

Associate of General Studies Degree in Leadership is a two-year program that prepares you for entry-level leadership positions in - business - industry - profit or non-profit organizations .

Management Information Systems

Associate of Arts Degree in Management Information Systems is a two-year program that concentrates on core curriculum requirements that are tailored for transfer toward a bachelor degree in management information systems. Career opportunities include: - banking - purchasing - marketing - sales - information technology services - insurance - financial firms - government agencies - education - manufacturers .

Office Management

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Office Management is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as a legal office assistant in - law firms - corporate legal departments - court system - law-related government offices.