Department Overview
From paralegal studies and criminal justice to accounting and business administration, there are so many options available to set you on an exciting and rewarding career path in industry, government or as an entrepreneur. We’ll make sure you gain the practical and relevant experience you need to be successful, whether you continue your education at a four-year college or immediately enter the workforce after graduation.

No matter what stage you're at in life, we have a career path to meet your needs. If you want to start your education at RVCC and then transfer to a top four-year college, we have a wide variety of program options. Our graduates have transferred to such prestigious schools as Cornell University, New York University, Ithaca College, Rutgers University, The College of New Jersey and Rider University.

If you want to train for a career and go directly to the workforce, we have programs for you including business management, emergency services, food and beverage management, HVAC and accounting. Or if you are already in the workforce and want to develop some specialized skills that will help you advance, we are here for you. 

Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders
Business and Public Service is a dynamic, forward-looking department that believes there is more to earning a degree or certificate than textbook knowledge. Working with community leaders and business partners, we have developed innovative programs that will develop your professional skills as well as foster entrepreneurship and civic responsibility. Internship opportunities are available to help you gain hands-on experience.