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Business and Professional Studies

The primary mission of the Department of Business and Professional Studies is to provide degree and certificate candidates the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for transfer and career success.

Business associate degree programs and the following business certificate programs: Accounting (ACTC), Financial Services (FNSC), Management (MGTC) and Marketing (MRKC) in the Business and Professional Studies Department are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) which attests to our high standards and excellence in teaching.  Professional Studies associate degree programs and all other certificate programs in the Business and Professional Studies Department have been approved through the curriculum review process at the Community College of Rhode Island and have been affirmed by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the Rhode Island Department of Education.

Along with our degree and certificate programs the Department of Business and Professional Studies offers co-curricular activities that assist students in achieving their academic, personal and career goals.

Enrollment, Retention, and Graduation Statistics

ACBSP 2023 Student Leadership Award

Programs

Business Administration

Degree Programs

Certificate Programs

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Professional Studies

Degree Programs (These degree programs are currently suspended for review)

Certificate Programs

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Criminal Justice and Legal Studies

Degree Program

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Academic Calendar

Mar.
18

Global Wind Organization - Basic Safety Training - Ongoing

March 18, 2024 All Day

Flanagan Campus

Mar.
23

Motorcycle Rider Education - Ongoing

March 23, 2024 All Day

Apr.
18

Water Treatment and Distribution

April 18, 2024 3:00 PM - June 27, 2024 3:30 PM

Woonsocket Education Center (WOC)

May.
20

Securities Industry Essentials (SIE)

May 20, 2024 All Day

May.
27

Holiday (no classes)

May 27, 2024 All Day

May.
27

HOLIDAY - no classes

May 27, 2024 All Day

May.
28

Virtual Adult Learners Info Session

May 28, 2024 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Online

May.
28

English Language Studies (ELS)

May 28, 2024 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM