Pursue a career in business and you're in for an exciting, fast-paced world of opportunity. Whether you're interested in an Associate degree in accounting or organizational management, a certificate in entrepreneurship, transferring to a four-year university, or simply want to take classes to fuel your passion and personal growth, the Business Division at GateWay has a program to suit your goals. 

At our core, we are a student-centered learning community dedicated to sharing the knowledge, skills and values needed for you to thrive in the modern business environment. As a recognized leader in applied business education, and a model of excellence in teaching and learning, the business programs at GateWay are here to support you as you develop and define yourself. 

Something new that was recently launched is our Center for Financial and Economic Literacy. Learn more about it here.  


A Variety of Programs to Suit Your Needs 
We offer a full array of Associate degrees as well as certificates. If you are looking to update your skills in a specific niche or are looking to gain a short-term credential, we have options to fit your needs. Designed for full-time and part-time students, the business programs at GateWay offer classes in a variety of formats — on campus, hybrid or online, we have you covered.

Take time to explore the programs to the right, then click here to start the enrollment process.


Entrepreneurial Spirit
GateWay was recently ranked by College Choice as the 33rd best community college in the nation largely due to the entrepreneurial spirit of the college. We offer coursework in entrepreneurship, but also provide student opportunities through our Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation, the Small Business Development Center, and a STEAM-Focused Makerspace, our new cross-discipline learning lab. The College is also the host site of The Big Pitch, a week-long accelerator program and business pitch competition with opportunities to win mentoring and funding to help you launch your dream business


Expert Faculty
Learn from faculty who have industry experience and can help you gain expertise in your field. Our faculty are student-focused and want to see you grow into the professional you want to be.


Business Advisory Committee
The Business Advisory Committee (BAC) is made up of Phoenix area professionals who bring experience and innovation to the curriculum and educational programs that we offer. The BAC supports the Business Division in its efforts to achieve the college's vision, mission and continually improve the quality of education we provide to our students.

If you are interested in donating to the BAC scholarship fund, please click the link below. 

GIVE NOW-GateWay Community College Business Advisory Committee Scholarship