Program Highlights

Applied Business
61 total credits
60 total credits 
Certificate Requirements
32-33 total credits
Program Contacts
Naeim Dian

Business Program

At NMSU Grants, the Business program provides various courses in Accounting (ACCT), Economic (ECON), Management (MGMT),Marketing (MKTG), Business Law (BLAW), and Business Management (BMGT) that contribute to a certificate or Associate degree in Business.

About the Program

The principles of business are important to the success of every company or organization. New Mexico State University Grants can help students stand out in today's competitive job markets. The college's small class sizes offer individualized attention from faculty members with real-world experience. Whether you are seeking in person or online classes, NMSU Grants offers a variety of course offerings and degree programs to help on your journey to career advancement.


Career Opportunities

The Associate of Science in Pre-Business is designed as a transfer degree to a Bachelor's degree offered by the College of Business at New Mexico State University. Students who earn this degree will have completed the first two years of most four-year business degrees.

The Associate degree in Applied Business is designed to prepare students for various middle-level entry jobs in business related fields such as Bookkeeper, Accounting Clerk, Human Resources Assistant/Benefits Coordinator, Customer Service Manager, Loan Officer, Purchasing Manager/Agent, Medical Billing Specialist, Administrative Assistant, Operations Manager, Business Services Representative, Computing Business Coordinator or Entrepreneur.

The Certificate in Applied Business Retail and Merchandising Services will enable students to acquire the fundamental business skills needed to manage and promote a retail sales operation.