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SYTA (The Voice of Student and Youth Travel)


Eastern KY

Campus Compact Kentucky

Southeast KY Community & Technical College (KCTCS).

Business Administration

General Occupation/Technical Studies.  

Southeast has 5 campuses

Middlesboro, PinevilleHarlan, Cumberland, and Whitesburg.   


Somerset Community College (KCTCS)

Business Administration Systems.

Big Sandy Community & Technical College (KCTCS)

Business Studies- Business Administration Systems. (Associates)

  • Management Track

  • Hospitality Management Track


  • Administrative Assistant​

  • Office Assistant

  • Organization Leadership

  • Small Business Management


  • Administrative

  • Advance Business Administration

  • General Business

  • Hospitality Management

  • Management

  • Public Leadership

  • Small Business Management

  • Team Leadership

Ashland Community & Technical College (KCTCS)

Business Administration



  • Organizational Leadership

  • Small Business Management


  • Advanced Business Administration

  • Business Transfer

  • General Business

  • Management

  • Public Leadership

  • Small Business Management

Appalachian Studies (Certificate)

Hazard Community & Technical College (KCTCS)

Business Adminsitration Systems

Western NC

Surry Community College

Business Administration

Office Adminsitration

Surry Community College's customized training program and small business center develops long-term strategic partnerships with business and industry leaders, assists in small business start-ups and expansions, and places Surry students into local jobs.

Entrepreneurship Certificate

Office Assistant (Fast Track)

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Business Administration

Hospitality Management

Office Administration

Wilkes Community College

Business Administration

Accounting and Finance

Small Business Development Center

Culinary Arts

Baking and Pastery Arts

AB Tech Community College

Brewing, Distillation and Fermentation

Business Administration A.A.S. - General Business Administration

Business Administration: Marketing and Retailing A.A.S.‌‌

Business Administration Diploma‌‌

Office Administration: General Office A.A.S.

Baking and Pastry Arts A.A.S.‌‌

Baking and Pastry Arts Certificate‌‌

Culinary Arts A.A.S.‌‌

Culinary Studies Certificate‌‌

Therapeutic Culinary Certificate‌‌

Hospitality Management A.A.S.‌‌

Hospitality Management Certificate

Mayland Community College

Business Administration, Associate of Applied Science

Business Administration, Diploma

Business Administration,Certificate

Southwestern Community College

Business Administration, Associates

Business Administration-Entreprenuership

Business Administration-Office Administration

Blueridge Community College

Business Administration

Business Training

Office Administration

Small Business Center


Catawba Valley Community College

Business Administration

Entrepreneurship, AAS

Entrepreneurship Diploma

Entrepreneurship Certificate

Haywood Community College

Business Administration

Hospitality and Tourism


Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Food

McDowell Tech Community College

Business Administration

Basic Trail Training Program (16 Hours Minimum)

Tri-County Community College

Business Administration 


Hospitality Management 

Western Piedmont Community College

Business Administration 

Recreational Therapy Assistant


Office Administration

Rockingham Community College

Duke Energy Trails

Notheastern TN

Walters Community College

Business Administration.  Hospitality Management A.A.S.

Pellissippi State Community College

Business/Entrepreneurship Concentration (A.A.S.) 

Business/Hospitality Management Concentration (A.A.S.) 

Business/Management Concentration (A.A.S.) 

Fundamentals of Sustainability Certificate 

General Culinary Arts Certificate 

General Hospitality Certificate 

E-Commerce Web Design Certificate 

Northeast State

Business Administration     

Business - Concentration: Management    

Business - Concentration: Small Business Management 


Environmental Health 

Pre-Wildlife and Fisheries Biology: Transfer to Lincoln Memorial University 

Sport and Leisure Management   

Sport and Leisure Management: Park and Recreation Sport Management 

Clevland State Community College

Business Administration

Business Concentration




Social Work

Customer Service Certificate

Roane State Community College

Business, Concentration: (No Concentration)

Business, Concentration: Business Administration

Business, Concentration: Management

Contemporary Management

Career Certificate (Business Ownership)


Southwest Virginia Community College

Appalachian Studies AAS

Business Administration, ABA

     Outdoor Leadership, AA&S (Specialization)

Business Management, AAS

Career Studies Certificate

     Appalachian Studies CSC   

    Adventure Tourism CSC

    Guide Essentials CSC

    Leadership and Entrepreneurship CSC

    Management Specialists CSC

    Outdoor Interpretation and Education CSC

    Outdoor Recreation CSC

    Geographic Information Systems CSC

    Agribusiness CSC


Mountain Empire Community College

Forest Science AS

ArcGIS Certificate

Environmental Science Water/Wastewater Specialization

Environmental Science 

Small Business Management


Business Administration

Old Time Music

New River Community College

Business Administration (AA&S)

Business Management (AAS)

Wytheville Community College

Virginia Highlands Community College

Virginia Highland's SBDC

Business Administration - Specialization in Information Technology 

Management - Four Semesters

Small Business Management - One Semester*

Supervision and Management - Two Semesters

Virginia Western Community College


Business & Hospitality

Business Administration

Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts: Baking 

Business Communications (Career Studies Certificate)

Management: Entrepreneurship Plus (Career Studies Certificate)

Hospitality Management Fast Track (Career Studies Certificate)

Culinary Arts: Baking & Pastry Fast Track (Career Studies Certificate)

Culinary Arts: Cake Production & Decorating (CSC)

Culinary Arts: Introduction to Foodservice (CSC)

Culinary Arts: Advanced Foodservice (CSC)

Culinary Arts: Professional Catering (CSC)

Central Virginia Community College

Business Administration

Business Management


Introduction to Hospitality Management

Hospitality Management

Culinary Arts

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College

Business & Hospitality

Business Administration

Busines Administration with a Specialization in Business Foundation

Business Fundamentals 

Business Management

Business Managment with a Specialization in Administrative Support

Business Managment with a Specialization in Culinary

Non-Profit Management (CSC)

Small Business Management (CSC)

Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts (CSC)

Hospitality and Service

Hospitality Management (CSC)

Hospitality Services (Certificate)

Forestery & Agriculture

Forest Management Technology

Forest Management Technology with Specialization in Arboriculture and Community Forestry

Urban Forestery

Wilderness Emergency Management

Southern WV

West Virginia Promise Scholarship

New River Community and Technical College

Business Administration, AS

Business: Management, AAS

Business: Marketing , AAS

Hospitality and Tourism Management, AAS

Entrepreneurship, ASSC

Technical Sales Specialist ASSC

Certified Customer Service Specialist, ASSC

Technical Office and Procedures and Skills CAS

Social Services AS

Bridge Valley Community & Technical College



Entrepreneurship Certificate 


Brewing Technology

Valley College

Business Administration – Associate’s Degree:  Online

 designed specifically for entrepreneurial, business-minded individuals. This program will give you the skills needed to feel confident as a business professional, whether you choose to work at a company or create your own.

Mountwest Community & Technical College

Hospitality Managment Certificate (Culinary and Hospitality Programs)

Entrepreneur Skill Set Certificate

Event Management Skill Set Certificate


Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College

Business Administration

Entrepreneurism Skill Set

Huntington Junior College

Business Management

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