CCSF Business Department

Welcome to the Business Department at City College of San Francisco. We offer a wide variety of academic and vocational  programs to prepare students for employment or for transer to four year colleges and universities. We offer both credit and noncredit classes where students can sharpen their skills in the business practices and technology used today.l

Classes meet during the day, in the evenings, and on weekends and are offered at the Ocean Campus and throughout San Francisco at CCSF college centers. City College of San Francisco is fully accredited.

We invite you to browse through this website to view our course offerings. If you have additional questions, please contact the coordinator listed for the program in which you are interested. You may also visit our office located at 50 Phelan Avenue in Cloud Hall, Room 105.

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Educational Programs


Credit and Noncredit Business Courses

Students earn college units for successfully completed credit courses which can be taken individually or as part of an Associate Degree or Business Certificate program. Most credit courses are fully transferable to 4-year colleges and universities. 

Tuition-free noncredit classes can be taken individually or as part of a noncredit Business Certificate program.


Noncredit Business Certificate Programs

The Business Department offers many noncredit certificate programs in the areas of Accounting, Business Office Technology and Computer Applications, and Small Business. Classes are tuition free and offered at campuses located throughout San Francisco.


Class Locations

Most credit courses are offered in the day and evening at the Ocean Campus, and many are available at the Downtown Center, Mission Center, and online.

Noncredit courses are held in the day and evening at the Chinatown/North Beach Center, Downtown Center, and Mission Center, and in the day at the John Adams Center and Civic Center Center.

Please see the class schedule for the most up-to-date information.