Business Administration


MCC's business management program provides students with the fundamental skills needed to succeed in public, private and non-profit sectors covering topics such as accounting, finance, human relations, leadership, customer service and marketing. Choose from the following business emphasis areas:

  • Business management*
  • Logistics management*
  • Hospitality management*
  • Retail management*
  • Small business management

* Can be taken 100% online

Whichever pathway chosen students graduate with the skills, knowledge and abilities sought by workforce partners who hire current students, promote graduates, and continuously develop them for career advancement on a pathway to high wage jobs.

Create your own future with MCC's accelerated evening plan!

  • Take two 8-week classes at a time to get your degree in two years
  • Evening classes to fit your schedule
  • Lowest total tuition and required fees, per year, charged to a typical full-time college student in the state of Missouri 2021-2022.*

Get the skills to move up in your career or launch a new one. MCC's Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Business Management accelerated evening plan makes it easier to prioritize the educational path to your future. This degree transfers seamlessly to Northwest Missouri State University in Kansas City, Maryville or online and Bachelor of Applied Science in Management or Marketing.

*Source: MDHEWD Missouri Comprehensive Fee Survey for Public Institutions of Higher Education: FY2022 

Career and salary information

Visit the MoSCORES website for information on MCC's programs, including length, credit hours, and wage and employment data. Search Metropolitan Community College. Note: The historical data listed is informational and can vary based on the number of credit hours students earn, local wage conditions and other factors.

Career options

Job Preparation:
Student Employment Services
MCC Career Central Job Bank

Business degrees and certificates are the gateway to many career options. Depending on your emphasis area, your education will equip you to develop into any of the following roles among others:

  • Business Owner
  • General Manager
  • Front Office Manager
  • Dining Room Manager
  • Kitchen Manager
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Guest Services Manager
  • Fulfillment and Inventory Manager
  • Intermodal Operations Manager
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Logistics Manager
  • Store Manager


Northwest pathway

The A.A.S. in Business transfers seamlessly to Northwest Missouri State University. Additionally, Northwest will accept up to 90 credit hours from MCC students who have completed the A.A.S. in Business saving students more than $8,000 in tuition compared to alternative transfer pathways.

Transfer alternatives

Students planning to transfer to any other 4-year college or university should complete the associate of arts and consult an academic advisor to identify the elective courses best suited for the transfer institution.

Learn more about MCC's seamless transfer

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