Business

Turn Your Ideas into Action and Make Things Happen!

Become a leader who positively impacts their community and beyond. Problem solving, teamwork, and a competitive nature are just a few of the characteristics of successful business people.

There are many paths to choose from in business including accounting, business administration, finance, management, marketing, or operations management & information systems. Not only can you find jobs all over the world, business cover all sectors in the workplace which means you are able to marry things that you are passionate about with your business skills.

Employment of business and financial operations occupations is projected to grow 8 percent through 2024 adding about 632,400 new jobs. Financial advisors lead the way with a growth rate of 30 percent, accountants and auditors will grow 11 percent, while financial analysts are projected to grow 12 percent.

Explore Your Opportunities

  • Rock Valley College
  • College and High School Credit Earned
  • Semester and 1 Year Program
  • Prerequisite: School Counselor Approval and Accuplacer Scores

Rock Valley College

Business

Topics to be covered:

  • Forms of ownership
  • Management
  • Finance
  • Theory and concepts of human behavior
  • Personnel
  • Labor-management relations
  • Human Resources
  • Communication
  • Strategic Planning
  • Business ethics

Course: BUS 101, BUS 170, MGT 270 (online)
*See RVC Catalog for course descriptions

Rock Valley College

 Accounting

Topics to be covered:

  • Financial statements
  • Assets and liabilities
  • Interpreting data
  • Cost control
  • Federal income tax
  • Partnerships and corporations

Courses:
ATG 110, BUS 101 (SEM 1)
ATG 111, ATG 218 (SEM 2)
*See RVC Catalog for course descriptions