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A.S. Business Administration

This is the largest career opportunity sector in the nation. New jobs continue to open in management, marketing, personal selling, accounting, and financial management services. Salaries are expected to remain above average in all positions. This is a golden age for new venture formation; more small businesses are being created now than in any other time in history. Students who can master management judgment, initiative, critical reasoning, and communications will be in demand throughout their working lives. This program teaches the student to work in management in virtually ANY organization, whether in the private, public, or service sectors.

General Education Requirements – 15 credit hours

  • ENC 1101 English Composition (3)
  • MAC 1105 College Algebra (3) OR MGF 1106 Math for Liberal Arts I (3) OR STA 2023 Introduction to Probabilities & Statistics I (3)
  • SPC 1608 Introduction to Speech Communication (3)
  • Humanities/Fine Arts:MUL 1010 or HUM 1020 or PHI 2010 or ARH 1000 (3)
  • Social/Behavioral Science:AMH 2020 or ECO 2013 or POS 1041 or PSY 150 or SYG 1000 (3)

Core Requirements – 39 total credit hours

  • GEB 1100 Introduction to Business (3)
  • CGS 1100 Introduction to Computer Applications (3)
  • MAN 2021 Management Concepts (3)
  • FIN 1100 Personal Finance (3)
  • ACG 2021 Financial Accounting (3)
  • ACG 2071 Managerial Accounting (3)
  • ECO 2013 Macroeconomics (3)
  • ECO 2023 Microeconomics (3)
  • BUL 2241 Business Law I (3)
  • BUL 2242 Business Law II (3)
  • MAR 2011 Principles of Marketing (3)
  • MAN 1300 Intro to Human Resources Management (3)
  • ENT 1000 Entrepreneurship (3)

Elective – 6 credit hours

The courses listed above are only a guide.  Following these tracks does not guarantee admission into a university.  Course requirements may change each year.  You are responsible and encouraged to work closely with your advisor. Some courses are offered night/online only every other year. For more information, contact the Office of Advising Services at 305-809-3196