Business*

  • Business*

Location:
Sheridan College, Gillette College
To see program curriculum, click on a degree option below
Degree Options: AA AS AAS Certificate 

*This program is also currently available online.

Business leaders shape the world. From marketing to finance, accounting to economics, a degree in Business will provide you the foundation to pursue a number of thriving careers. Our NWCCD Business program, offered at Gillette College and Sheridan College, blends real-world application, experiential learning and theoretical knowledge to equip you with the skills to succeed. An Associate degree in Business from NWCCD will prepare you to lead, inspire, create, manage and grow.

 

Industry Outlook

Thinking about a career in business? From small start-ups to Fortune 500 companies and everything in between, businesses of all sizes are thriving in every state and across the globe. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statics predicts steady job growth in several business-related jobs, including 131,500 new market research analyst jobs from 2012-2022, an increase of 32%. The business-related fields of logisticians and event planning will grow by 22% and 33%, as well.

 

Careers and Opportunities

Business school graduates pursue careers and jobs in numerous fields. NWCCD’s Associate of Art, Associate of Science and Certificate programs in Business will ensure you have the skills and knowledge to launch your career and advance your career to new heights. Business degree graduates often find jobs in the following fields:

 

  • Business administration
  • Market research analyst
  • Economist
  • Cost estimator
  • Financial analyst
  • Fundraiser
  • Human resource specialist
  • Loan officer
  • Management analyst
  • Accountant
  • Event planner
  • Budget analyst

Research additional employment information by viewing this program’s gainful employment page.

 

Students enjoy our outstanding faculty who integrate theory and practical application into their college experience.

 

Our Program

Our faculty members understand how businesses work and bring their insight to the classroom. Whether for profit or nonprofit, business enterprises coordinate the special skills, talents and abilities of labor in the production of products and delivery of services that serve to fulfill society’s never-ending desires. This practical approach anchors our NWCCD Business program, giving you the educational experience and credentials you are looking for.

 

Small classroom sizes, engaging interaction between you, your classmates and faculty, and real-world courses highlight our Business program. You will have the opportunity to experience the depth and breadth of a regionally recognized Business program with courses ranging from management to marketing, finance to microeconomics.

 

“You will learn how business professionals operate, what business leaders think about, how to channel ambition in a positive direction and develop leadership skills.”

Scott Engel, NWCCD Associate Dean

 

Faculty and Community

NWCCD Business faculty are here to help you. They will guide you through relevant, applicable courses, help you build key skills and mentor you as you pursue your goals. Whether you are looking to own and operate your own business, or pursue a higher degree, majoring in Business at Gillette College or Sheridan College in Wyoming can provide you the right platform to succeed.

 

Students enjoy our outstanding faculty who integrate theory and practical application into their college experiences. NWCCD offers a wide array of Business courses in a variety of delivery methods that meet your interests and needs.

 

Many students who receive Associate degrees in Business from NWCCD transfer to four-year colleges to complete a higher program of study in business. NWCCD partners with the University of Wyoming to provide a seamless transfer process for students interested in pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Business from UW. Students also have successfully transferred to colleges and universities across the U.S.

 

Want to learn what a Business degree can do for you?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meet Our Faculty

About NWCCD


Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.

Sheridan College

3059 Coffeen Avenue
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307-674-6446
Phone: 800-913-9139

Gillette College

300 West Sinclair
Gillette, WY 82718
Phone: 307-686-0254
Phone: 888-544-5538