Business Administration Systems

The Business Administration Systems Program prepares students for a variety of careers in business. A core curriculum provides students with a foundation of knowledge applicable to any business career. The Hopkinsville Community Colleges Business Administration Systems Program offers an Associate in Applied Science Degree and a variety of certificates in the areas of Accounting, Management, and Finance.

Available Credentials

Associate in Arts (AA)

Associate in Science (AS)

Murray State Transfer Agreement Information

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)



For definitions of AA, AS, AAS, and Certificates.


Employment Opportunities

The curriculum is designed for those who seek entry level jobs as well as currently employed individuals seeking vertical promotions. The Accounting track leads to careers in accounting including bookkeeping, accounting clerk, and cost payroll clerk. The Finance track leads to careers in financial services, government lending agencies, and credit companies. The Management track prepares with broad based management knowledge and skills which lead to a variety of positions in the manufacturing and service sectors.

Admissions Requirements

This program has no special admission requirements. Please see the general college admission requirements.

Length of Program

If taken full time, the AAS degree in Business Administration Systems should take you two years to complete.

Opportunities for More Education

Your AAS in Business Administration Systems can transfer to other institutions in a two-year + two-year (2+2) agreement. Check with your Program Coordinator for more information.


Arthur Pendleton, Program Coordinator
Office: Hopkinsville Campus, Technology Building Room 124I
Phone: (270) 707-3898

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.