SCC offers beneficial business program

By: By Janna Bass - SCC

Sampson Community College’s business programs provide graduates with more than just a degree; they have a competitive edge in the business world.

Students are exposed to local, national, and global business strategies and practices that develop the skills and experience employers are seeking. With classes offered seated and online, day and evening, hands-on experience, leadership training, and professional team-based learning, why wait?

SCC has an array of programs to choose from including accounting, business administration, computer information technology, information systems security, medical office administration and office administration.

The accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession. Using the “language of business,” accountants assemble and analyze, process, and communicate essential information about financial operations.

The business administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system and Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

The computer information technology curriculum is designed to prepare graduates for employment with organizations that use computers to process, manage, and communicate information. With a focus on PC repair, this flexible curriculum can be customized to meet community information system needs.

Information systems security covers a broad expanse of technology concepts including a heavy network security focus, utilizing Cisco networking equipment. This curriculum provides individuals with the skills required to implement effective and comprehensive information security controls.

The medical office administration curriculum prepares individuals for employment in medical and other health-care related offices. Course work will include medical terminology; information systems; office management; medical coding, billing and insurance; legal and ethical issues; and formatting and word processing. Students will learn administrative and support functions and develop skills applicable in medical environments.

The office administration curriculum prepares individuals for positions in administrative support careers. It equips office professionals to respond to the demands of a dynamic computerized workplace.

For more information about the Business Programs, visit or call 910-592-8081 to start the admissions process.

By Janna Bass


Business teacher Bruce Creech talks with business students about the business curriculum at Sampson Community College. teacher Bruce Creech talks with business students about the business curriculum at Sampson Community College.