Nearly every business or industry needs a qualified administrative assistant or secretary to handle the day-to-day tasks that keep a business on track. Wallace State’s Business Education & Office Administration program offers the education and training needed to prepare you for that very important role.

To run effectively, all businesses need leaders within the organization who possess the skills that will keep people and processes running smoothly. Wallace State Community College’s Business Management and Supervision program options offer opportunities for students to work in a number of professional careers, as well as develop the skills of the next entrepreneur.

Admission Requirements and Curriculum

Business Programs

The Business and Commerce Department is committed to providing student-centered, innovative, and inclusive learning that advances ethics, community, workforce and economic development; and inspires a quest for lifelong learning.


Business Administration Program - Transfer Option
Business Management Program
     Banking and Finance
     Business Management
     Financial Management
     Logistics Management
     Office Management
Business Education and Office Administration Program
     Administrative Assistant
     Medical Administrative Assistant

businessAbout the Program

You need technical skills, superior leadership qualities, and a college degree to compete in today’s fast-paced, global business environment. The Business Department at WSCC is comprised of three program areas: Business Administration, Business Management, and Business Education. Within these areas, you may choose from a variety of programs or certificates designed to help you achieve your career goal.

Regardless of the program you choose, all of the Business Programs at WSCC are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. The ACBSP is the premier accrediting association for business schools and programs with a focus on teaching excellence. Accreditation ensures that faculty, programs and courses are relevant and current to best serve the needs of students and the surrounding community, including area employers. ACBSP is recognized by the Council on Higher Education Accreditation. 

ACBSP Business Accreditation Report - Self Study 2013-2014
     Self Study Tables 2013-2014
ACBSP QA Review - February 2018
ACBSP QA Report Tables - Public Information - February 2018
ACBSP Report Tables - Public Information February 2023

Explore the business programs at WSCC to see how "a Wallace State of mind" can enhance your life. Click the links to the Business websites to determine the program that will best meet your career goal.

Important Information regarding Business Online Programs

In order to participate in our Business Education online programs, you must have ready access to a computer with Microsoft Office 2019 and a high-speed internet connection. You should have a basic understanding of Internet navigation and the ability to upload, download, save and attach files.

You may also utilize our business computer lab on campus to complete assignments. Check with a business advisor for lab hours each semester.

All online classes begin the first week of each semester. It is the student's responsibility to buy the textbook and other related materials, sign in to Blackboard, access the course syllabus, and begin assignments during the first week of classes.

Your course syllabus will tell you everything you need to know about the class!

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