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Business Programs at North Central Michigan College

Discover North Central's dynamic business program, where hands-on learning, experienced faculty, and industry connections pave the way for a successful career. Whether you have your sights set on entrepreneurship, small business management, or working for a larger corporation, our programs will prepare you for a rewarding career in the high-powered world of business.

Associate of Arts Concentration in Business:



Gain specialized knowledge in key business disciplines such as finance, marketing, and management while building the foundation for a bachelor's degree in business.

This program meets Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) requirements, which guarantees your North Central credits will transfer seamlessly to participating partner universities statewide.

*Fully online programs begin with college-level classes and are structured with specific course choices to enable students to fulfill their degree pathway to graduation. Seats in online courses fill quickly, so early registration is recommended.

Michele Andrews

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Michele Andrews, M.A.
Dean of Business, Education, and Adjunct Faculty

Program Requirements & Suggested Course Sequences

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Transfer your North Central Associate of Arts Concentration in Business with MiTransfer Pathways! North Central partners with several Michigan colleges and universities to make it easy to apply your credits toward a bachelor's degree in business. Use our transfer guide to help plan your transfer pathway! LEARN MORE

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Questions about which program will help you meet your career goals? Make an appointment with a North Central advisor to get started today! Call 231-348-6605.

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Garrett took advantage of the higher education opportunities at North Central Michigan College in Petoskey – earning an associate degree in 2008, and continuing on through the University Center to complete his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Lake Superior State University.  Garrett is now a wealth management advisor for Greenleaf Trust.

Garrett Urman - Class of 2008