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Career Options & Highlights

Folsom Lake College’s business programs are designed to provide an entrance into an exciting career. Many opportunities are available that can lead to immediate employment and/or career advancement. FLC offers a variety of degrees and certificates to meet students’ present and future needs. Whether it is one class or a step toward a degree, there are a variety of options. FLC also offers the Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) club for interested students.

Career Options
Account Executive
Bank Employee
Data-Entry Clerk
Data-Entry Specialist
Financial Planner
Government Service
Insurance Representative
Investment Counselor
Market Research
Office Assistant
Public Administration
Purchasing Agent
Real Estate Agent
Retail/Industrial Sales
Tax Consultant

There are some self-employment opportunities available in these fields. Some career options may require more than two years of college study.

Additional training in courses acceptable as electives for civil service occupations.
- Hands-on experience in the use of computers for business purposes.
- Opportunities for work experience in local industry and business.
- Training for small business management, entrepreneurship.
- Exceptional and committed instructors.

BUSTEC Department Site

A student transferring with upper division standing to California State University, Sacramento, College of Business Administration, should have completed a minimum of 60, and a maximum of 70, transfer units. The Counseling Center has information regarding requirements, which may vary from the core listed below, at other four-year institutions. The course work may include all of the pre-major core courses and transfer general education requirements.

Each of the following core courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better:
- Accounting 301, 311
- Computer Information Science CISA 308, CISA 310, CISC 308
- Economics 302, 304
- Mathematics 343
- Statistics 300

Competency in a foreign language at the 412 level is required for an International Business major.

In addition to the above core, a student, in consultation with a counselor, should plan a program to meet the transfer general education requirements.

Updated 06/17/13

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