Business & Entrepreneur­ship

Southern California means business. Start or advance your career working in various areas of business—or gain the tools to start your own company—with an associate degree or certificate of completion from the Community Colleges of LA.

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Go Into Business at CCLA

From cutting-edge startups to multinational companies, California offers unrivaled opportunities to work at the world’s leading firms. It’s also one of the top places to be if you have the itch to start your own business—the Los Angeles area is routinely cited as having among the most entrepreneurs per capita in the nation.

With a world of opportunity at your door, CCLA’s business and entrepreneurship programs will equip you with the skills, knowledge, and tools you need to take advantage.

California Career Outlook

Average Annual Salary*

$49,961

Average Annual Job Openings**

410,870

* Projections Central – State Occupational Projections
** U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Business & Entrepreneurship Programs

Career Education Programs

Accounting

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
Citrus College
Compton College
East Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College
West Los Angeles College

Administrative Assistant

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Glendale Community College
Mount San Antonio College
West Los Angeles College

Advertising & Marketing

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El Camino College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College

Banking/Finance

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Cerritos College
Citrus College
East Los Angeles College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Rio Hondo College
West Los Angeles College

Bookkeeping

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
East Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College

Business Administration

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
Citrus College
Compton College
East Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College
West Los Angeles College

Business Information Worker

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles Mission College

Business Legal Programs

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
East Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College

Business Management

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Los Angeles Mission College
Mount San Antonio College
Rio Hondo College
West Los Angeles College

Child Development Administration

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Los Angeles Mission College

E-Commerce

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Los Angeles Pierce College

Facilities Management

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
West Los Angeles College

Financial Planning

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Mount San Antonio College

Global Logistics & Supply Chain Management

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
East Los Angeles College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College

Human Resources

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Mount San Antonio College

Insurance

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
East Los Angeles College
Glendale Community College
Santa Monica College

International Business

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
Cerritos College
East Los Angeles College
East Los Angeles College
Glendale Community College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College

Job Readiness & Workforce Preparation

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
West Los Angeles College

Marketing

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
Compton College
East Los Angeles College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College
West Los Angeles College

Merchandising & Sales

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Santa Monica College

Office Occupations

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Citrus College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College

Office Technologies

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
El Camino College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
West Los Angeles College

Payroll

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Mount San Antonio College
Rio Hondo College

Public Relations

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College

Real Estate

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
Citrus College
Compton College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
West Los Angeles College

Real Estate Appraisal

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Glendale Community College
West Los Angeles College

Retail Management

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
Compton College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College

Retail Management (Food)

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Compton College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles Pierce College

Restaurant Management

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Los Angeles Mission College

Small Business/Entrepreneurship

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Cerritos College
East Los Angeles College
Glendale Community College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College
West Los Angeles College

Tax Preparation

AVAILABLE CAMPUSES
Glendale Community College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Rio Hondo College
Santa Monica College

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