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Business (A.S.)

The Associate in Science in Business degree program is offered for those who want a background in the field but do not want to complete the more comprehensive, general education core or upper division major field concentration required for the Baccalaureate.

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Program Overview

The Business program is offered for those who want a background in the field but do not want to complete the more comprehensive, general education core or upper division major field concentration required for the Baccalaureate degree. In addition to the general education requirements for the Associate degree, students must complete all six of the Business and related courses required in the first two years of the Bachelor of Science in Business Management program and three additional Business or related electives for a total of ten courses or 30 credits in their major.

 

Program of Study

ACC 175 Financial Accounting 3 cr.
ACC 185 Managerial Accounting 3 cr.
BUS 110 Business Computers (BUS/GPAB) 3 cr.
BUS 120 Business Fundamentals 3 cr.
BUS 200 Marketing 3 cr.
BUS 270 Communicating in Business
ECN 201 Macroeconomics OR ECN 202 Microeconomics 3 cr.
ENG 101 College Writing Seminar 3 cr.
Business Major Electives 6 cr.
Writing Designated Course 3 cr.
World Culture Course 3 cr.
Aesthetic Awareness Course 3 cr.
Literary Perspectives Course 3 cr.
Individual & Society Course 3 cr.
Quantitative Reasoning Course 3 cr.
Ethical Reasoning Course 3 cr.
Science & Technology Course 3 cr.
Global Issues Course 3 cr.
Open Electives 9 cr.
Total degree requirements 66 cr.

Admission Requirements

  • Completed application along with a non-refundable fee of $25.00
  • A 250 - 500 word essay explaining your professional goals
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official high school transcript or GED score report
  • Official college or military transcript (if applicable)
  • All students for whom English is not a first language must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Minimum age of 24 years
  • Minimum two years of significant, full-time work experience. 

 

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program students will:
• Converse and write at an acceptable level for business communications in English.
• Conceptualize a complex business issue into a coherent written statement and oral presentation.
• Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of science and liberal studies.
• Effectively use and understand digital technology as it applies to contemporary business practices.
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