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In today’s world, businesses demand highly-skilled employees who are oriented to the preparation, interpretation and use of verbal, written and number-based data.

Businesses also require employees to be skilled in the latest technology. Stark State’s Business and Entrepreneurial Studies Division offers associate degrees, options and one-year certificate programs to meet the demands of today’s rapidly changing workplace. Studies are available in the following career fields:

  • accounting and finance
  • business management and marketing
  • entrepreneurial studies
  • financial services

Mission Statement
To provide a current, relevant and quality-driven technical education to those seeking to pursue or expand careers in business-related fields. Through experienced, degreed faculty, the division delivers demand-driven curriculum with a professional, customer-service focused organization.

New and innovative entrepreneurs will play a vital role in maintaining our competitive edge. The Business and Entrepreneurial Studies Division is committed to providing the tools for economic development of local communities in order to compete in today’s global economy.

Business @ a Distance Consortium
The human resources major is offered via the Business @ a Distance Consortium, a collaboration of several Ohio two-year colleges cooperating to deliver web-based business course majors to Stark State’s associate of applied business degree in business management. Member colleges deliver online specialty courses. – Human Resources Business @ a distance online option.