WHY MAJOR IN BUSINESS?
The Business Department at Northwest College offers programs and experiential learning for students pursuing transfer, occupational, developmental, lifelong learning, and personal enrichment goals in business and technology.
The Department is committed to students as individuals, to excellence in education, and to departmental accountability.
WHAT OPTIONS EXIST IN BUSINESS?
ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE — A specialized program of study for those planning to transfer to a four-year institution.
ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE— Typically a two-year program that prepares students for employment upon completion of 64 credits.
SKILLS CERTIFICATE — A concentrated amount of college-level course work in a specialized area.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT TO LEARN?
Research shows that business consistently exhibits a strong demand for people with good communication, reasoning, thinking, decision-making, and leadership skills combined with technological expertise. Choose the program that provides the greatest personal opportunity for you. Each program has been designed to promote individual flexibility and target the acquisition of endurable learning outcomes, including:
- Seeing multiple perspectives of issues
- Developing problem-solving skills
- Developing life skills
WHY CHOOSE NORTHWEST COLLEGE
About 1,850 students from across the U.S. and several foreign countries are enrolled in NWC classes on campus and throughout the Big Horn Basin. Northwest offers:
- up-to-date programs of study
- state-of-the-art technology
- a strong residential life program
- learning opportunities beyond the classroom
- degree completion opportunities