Gain a competitive edge in any field, trade, or industry with the Pierce College business programs. Take a variety of courses, develop critical skills, and stand out in the marketplace. Earn a specialized certificate in just one year or an associate's degree in two. Getting ahead was never this easy!
Enrollment is open throughout the year. Start in the fall, winter, spring, or summer quarters.
Students must have a GED or high school diploma, and are advised to take a skills assessment test through the Pierce College testing center.
Certificates can be earned in about a year (40 to 50 credits). The associate in business takes about two years (90-plus credits).
Lab fees may apply for students taking some hybrid or online courses.
The Pierce College Associate in Business – AT degree (professional technical) transfers directly to:
Pierce College business programs are designed to prepare students for career advancement across all work areas. A stable future starts here!
Special funding assistance may be available for unemployed workers or low-wage working parents.
Part Time Faculty
PT Online Instructor
Office of Professional/Technical Education