Business Management prepares students for a business career by providing comprehensive skills for today's rapidly changing business environment.

Business professionals are needed across many types of office environments from small businesses, corporate offices, and schools, to government agencies, non-profits, and more. Future business leaders will explore different types of business systems, organizations, management practices and theories related to the global economy as they prepare to transfer for a Bachelor and/or Master's degree.


Harford Community College's Business Management programs allow students to concentrate their studies in specific areas they are interested in pursuing while incorporating problem solving and decision making skills.



Program Overview


Programs and No. of Credits Required:


Associate of Applied Science: 

Agribusiness: 60

Administrative Professions: 60

Entrepreneurship: 60

Marketing: 60

Human Resources: 60 




Programs and No. of Credits Required:


Certificate in Business Management:

Agribusiness: 24

Administrative Professions: 24

Entrepreneurship: 24

Marketing: 24

Human Resources: 24 



Middle States Commission on Higher Education



Miriam Wiglesworth





Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your agricultural studies.

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What kind of courses can I expect to take?

Develop a strong background in business management through required courses and electives like these at Harford:

Intro to Entrepreneurship

Business Ethics/Law



Communication Technologies

Business Computer Applications

Contemporary Issues in Business

International Business

What can I do when I complete this program?

A degree or certificate in business management at Harford, provides comprehensive skills for today's rapidly changing business environment. You can prepare for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree or immediately enter the business workforce in areas such as agribusiness, human resources or marketing, use your entrepreneurial skills at starting your own business, or working as an administrative professional.  

Top Transfer Destinations

  • University of Maryland

  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore

  • Towson University

  • Johns Hopkins University

  • Frostburg University

  • Salisbury University

Potential Careers

  • Agricultural Business Management

  • Golf Course/Landscape/Turfgrass Management

  • Human Resources Professional

  • Marketing/Sales/Advertising Professional

  • Business Owner

Use the Career Insight Tool to see what opportunities are available for you.




Who teaches this program?

At Harford, our award-winning full-time and adjunct faculty bring a wealth of industry and classroom experience to professionally mentor and guide you through your program.

How do I get started?

You've taken your first step into a larger world of possibility for you and your future. Now is the time! Reach out and apply, request more information, or visit our campus.