school of business - we are more than business as usual
A career in business can take you to a lot of different places. Strong communication, leadership, organization, and teamwork skills are the marketable tools you need to achieve your career goals. Get started today! Enroll in the School of Business at San Juan College to begin or advance your business education.
Students are advised to meet with School of Business faculty advisors to learn of new programs.
Use the matrix below to see all programs. Click on the information iconto view brief descriptions or the program links to go directly to those pages. If you're interested in online courses, click here.
Does a career as a financial detective sound interesting to you? Do you have a knack for numbers? As an accountant or controller, it's true you'll be crunching numbers, but you'll also be analyzing financial information and advising your clients on financial strategies. At San Juan College, you'll gain the technical skills you need along with developing good communication and problem solving abilities. This is a stable career with accounting and bookkeeping professionals needed in every company and organization-large or small. This is the ideal program for the person who wants to go right to work. There are also certificate programs for students wanting to specialize in bookkeeping or payroll.
Do you want a career in a business office, but you don't feel prepared? Our program helps you develop computer skills, professionalism, responsibility, and decision-making and leadership skills. You'll be ready to apply for an office job in a variety of businesses, such as a school, hospital, bank, law firm, or government agency. This certificate program can be achieved in a short period of time, so that you can enter the workforce or further your educational goals while youíre employed.
What can you do with a business degree? You might be surprised! The opportunities for employment and career advancement are the reason why this is one of the most popular degrees, especially for working adults returning to college. With a Business Administration degree you can pursue a career in management, human resources, marketing, finance, or technology. The Business Administration program at San Juan College gives you several career path choices. If you want to enter the job market in 2 years, consider the AAS degree program, with its emphasis in accounting, management, and customer service. If your goal is a Bachelorís degree, our AA in Business Administration degree program prepares you to transfer to a four-year institution.
There's no question that computers do a lot to improve our lives, but they require a human to program them. The program works well for those of you who are logical, precise and mathematical, and also creative and imaginative. Is that you? Do you want to explore the exciting frontier of computer technology and be a part of shaping the future? If the answer is YES! get started in our Computer Science transfer degree program. We have state-of-the-art computer labs and equipment, and we also offer an object-oriented programming certificate and a web programming certificate.
Are you into video games? Fascinated by simulation or animation? Wherever you look these days, from TV and film to the web and smartphones, digital media is expanding. You can be a part of this high-tech industry. The Digital Media Arts degree program at San Juan College is designed to provide you with effective design, technical and project management skills for print, web and multimedia production. When you graduate you'll have a portfolio ready to show prospective employers.
Are courtroom dramas your favorite TV shows? Does the legal system fascinate you? Do you enjoy research and investigation? Then a career as a paralegal may be right for you. Short of practicing law, you'll get to do many of the things that a lawyer does, including interviewing witnesses, investigating the facts, researching the law, drafting legal documents, managing case files, and assisting lawyers in the courtroom during trials. This is an exciting career! Graduates from the San Juan College Paralegal program are equipped to work in law offices, financial institutions, title companies, government agencies, and legal departments for a variety of companies. Our program is also approved as a Navajo Nation Tribal Advocacy training program.