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Business and Legal Studies

Business and Legal Studies


Welcome to the Business and Legal Studies Department

The Business and Legal Studies Department offers many programs leading to associate’s degrees and technical certificates. Some of the degrees and certificates can prepare you for entering the workforce. Other degrees can be transferred to a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year university.

Programs of Study

Programs include the following: 

See the current Southwest Academic Catalog for a full listing of Business and Legal Studies programs under the Business and Technologies division. 

Course Information

To find out more about courses offered at Southwest, use our  Interactive Course Schedule to see when and where a class is provided. For student achievement information, you can view the 2018 graduation data for our ACBSP programs.

Degree and Certificate Academic Maps


Contact Information

  • Niki Free, Administrative Assistant
  • Macon Cove Campus Macon Academic Building Room MAB-271
  • 901-333-4130
  • 901-333-4377
  • Dr. Derrick Wheatley, Department Chair
  • 901-333-4682