What will I learn?

Business administration is a wide field that incorporates many types of management positions. From major corporations to independent businesses, every operation needs skilled administrators in order to succeed.

An associate’s degree in business will prime you for entry-level positions in the field. Earning a bachelor’s will advance your knowledge with skills of organizational leadership, managing people, and strategic planning. With a bachelor’s under your belt, you’ll qualify for a variety of business roles right out of school.

The Business Administration AS-T Degree qualifies for GWC CSU in 2 Guarantee program.

This curriculum is designed to prepare students for careers in business in both the private and public sectors. It also prepares students for further studies in business, management, and other related disciplines.


Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

1. Identify, analyze, and solve a variety of business problems.

2. Develop an understanding of business issues to make informed business decisions.

3. Demonstrate effective communication skills used in today’s business environment.

4. Possess knowledge of financial report preparation and interpretation.

Which department am I in?

Golden West College

Study options

Full Time (60 units)

Tuition fees
US$7,368.00 per year
USD $377 per unit

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

31 January 2022


Golden West College

15744 Goldenwest Street,



92647, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

All applicants must have earned the equivalent of a high school diploma or be at least 18 years old by the start of their first term.

IELTS - 5.5; iTEP Academic - 3.5; PTE Academic - 45; TOEFL iBT - 61; TOEFL PBT- 500; GTEC CBT - 1075; Duolingo Test for English (1st attempt only) - 85

All application materials must be submitted by the following deadlines: July 15

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Golden West College

Based across over 120 acres of beautiful campus, Golden West College (GWC) is an open-access institution that offers academic quality and innovation.

  • Located on a beautiful campus in Southern California
  • Outstanding University Transfer Preparation programs
  • More than 60 major options across a range of disciplines
  • Part of the multi-campus Coast Community College District