Pearl River Community College offers a Business Administration curriculum for students who intend to transfer to a four-year institution and earn a Baccalaureate degree in one of the following areas: Accounting, Banking and Finance, Business Administration, Economics, Real Estate, Insurance, International Business, Management, Merchandising, Management Information Systems, Financial Information Systems, Marketing, Production/Operation Management, Sports Management and Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism in addition to other business related fields. Courses are offered in a variety of formats including the traditional classroom format as well as hybrid and online formats.

There are many different types of degrees available in the business field. A Business Administration career can prepare you for a job in Government, Retail, Education, Private Business or to own your own business.

Course Number Course Title Course Description
BAD1113 Introduction to Business. (3) This course is designed to introduce students to the basic concepts of business. Students receive instruction regarding the current business and economic environment, entrepreneurship, marketing, management, financial management, and business careers. Three lecture hours per week.
BAD1213 Introduction to International Business. (3) Introduction to international business theory and practices. Emphasis is placed on terminology and the importance of understanding cultural differences. Three lecture hours per week.
BAD2413 Legal Environment of Business. (3) An introduction to interrelationships of law and society, jurisprudence and business. Topics include an introduction to law; law of contracts; agency, and employment. Three lecture hours per week.
BAD2533 Computer Applications in Business and Industry. (3) This course is an introduction to MS Office Suite software, which is the industry standard. This software includes the components of an information system: spreadsheets, presentation graphics, database management, and word processing. Data entry and retrieval records management, and electronic communications are skills taught in this course. This course will satisfy the computer literacy requirement for graduation from PRCC. A student may not earn credit for both BAD 2533 and CSC 1113. Thre
BAD2713 Principles of Real Estate. (3) The course deals with the nature of the real estate market, types of ownership of property, contracts, methods of transferal of title, instruments used in transfers, title closing, financing, property management, insuring, and appraising. Three lecture hours per week.
BAD2723 Real Estate Law. (3) Prerequisite: BAD 2713 Designed to give the student a general background in the law of real property and the law of real estate brokerage. Three lecture hours per week.
BAD2813 Administrative Communications. (3) A study of effective principles and practices of written communications, emphasizing a managerial approach for business and the individual. Three lecture hours per week.