Business Department

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degrees

 

Professional Sales *STARTING 2017-2018*
With Highline's Professional Sales degree, students will be prepared for careers in retail sales, customer service positions, related merchandising, and professional sales. Professional Sales students complete courses in selling, retail management, mathematics, and computers. The student is provided the knowledge and training necessary to become an efficient salesperson within a business operation.
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International Business and Trade
In Highline's International Business program, you will receive the training and expertise required to succeed in the international marketplace. Our programs develop international business people with practical skills, a sense of global citizenship and an understanding of cultural diversity.

In today's global economy, international trade is increasingly becoming the engine of growth for economic development around the world, according to the Washington State Office of Community, Trade and Economic Development.
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Business
Enroll in Highline College's Business programs and you will learn the practical skills and business theory you need to succeed in today's competitive work environment. Whether you are new to the field, or want to build additional skills for your current job, Highline's two-year degree and three- or four-quarter certificates will help get you there.

From careers in e-commerce to marketing, Highline's programs are designed to provide a foundation for working in a business setting. Choose from an Associate of Applied Science degree or certificate programs in Business, E-Commerce, Retailing or Small Business Entrepreneurship.
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Small Business/Entrepreneurship
Enroll in Highline College's Small Business Entrepreneurship program to turn your dreams of managing or owning a small business into reality.

An entrepreneur organizes, operates, and assumes the risk for a business venture. In this program you will develop the practical skills you need—including management, marketing, retailing and accounting—to effectively plan for and operate your small business.
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E-Commerce
With increased use of the Internet and the continuing growth in electronic commerce, more and more retailers are looking to conduct some, if not all, of their business online.

Enroll in Highline College's E-Commerce program and you will learn the practical skills you need to succeed in today's exciting online business environment. Whether you are new to business, or want to update your skills for your current job, Highline's two-year degree will help get you there.
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Retailing
Enroll in Highline College's Retailing program and you will learn the practical skills needed to succeed in today's competitive retail environment. Highline's two-year degree program puts you on the path to a rewarding career in retailing.
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Also, take a look at the Retail Management Certificate online business program. As an approved community college partner, Highline College can award you with this online certificate that has been recognized as a part of the White House’s Upskill Initiative, and leading organizations and foundations including the Clinton Global Initiative, ACT Foundation, and the U.S. Department of Labor.
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Business class descriptions

 

HC Business AA