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The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making.

Through these skills, students will have a sound business education base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, and large to small business or industry.

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Degrees

Suggested Schedule for 2016-2017 (Updated Jul 11, 2016)

Associate In Applied Science Degree (AAS) A25120

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACA-122 College Transfer Success 0 2 0 1
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
BUS-137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
OST-131 Keyboarding 1 2 0 2
or OST-136 Word Processing 2 2 0 3
Total: 16-17
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-115 Business Law I 3 0 0 3
BUS-139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
CTS-130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
Total: 16
Summer Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ENG-112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines 3 0 0 3
Mathematics 3 0 0 3-4
Total: 6-7
Fall Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-150 Accounting Software Applications 1 2 0 2
BUS-125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
BUS-153 Human Resource Management 3 0 0 3
ECO-251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 0 3
or ECO-252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 0 3
MKT-120 Principles of Marketing 3 0 0 3
Social & Behavioral Sciences 3 0 0 3
Total: 17
Spring Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
BUS-245 Entrepreneurship II 3 0 0 3
BUS-260 Business Communication 3 0 0 3
BUS-270 Professional Development 3 0 0 3
ECM-210 Introduction to E-Commerce 2 2 0 3
or WBL-111 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 10 1
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 0 3
Total: 13-15

Total Credit Hours: 68-72

Mathematics: Choose at least 3 hours from the following courses
MAT-143 Quantitative Literacy 2 2 0 3
or MAT-152 Statistical Methods 1 3 2 0 4
or MAT-171 Precalculus Algebra 3 2 0 4

Certificate in Business Administration C25120

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
BUS-137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
MKT-120 Principles of Marketing 3 0 0 3
Total: 16

Total Credit Hours: 16

Certificate in Business Administration - Office Software C25120OS

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
Total: 7
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-150 Accounting Software Applications 1 2 0 2
CTS-130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
OST-131 Keyboarding 1 2 0 2
or OST-136 Word Processing 2 2 0 3
Total: 7-8

Total Credit Hours: 14-15

Diploma in Business Administration D25120

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
BUS-125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
BUS-137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
BUS-139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
MKT-120 Principles of Marketing 3 0 0 3
Total: 18
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-115 Business Law I 3 0 0 3
BUS-245 Entrepreneurship II 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ECO-251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 0 3
or ECO-252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 0 3
ENG-112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines 3 0 0 3
Total: 19

Total Credit Hours: 37