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A.S. Business

Business Class

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Students should consult the catalog of the institution to which they expect to transfer and should select appropriate courses in consultation with their advisor. The program course requirements are presented in sequence. Part-time students and others who cannot follow this sequence should check course descriptions in the Catalog to determine prerequisites and, in addition, should consult their academic advisor regarding the order in which they take courses.

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    This is a program designed to provide students business foundation courses along with general academic requirements needed to transfer to a four-year institution.

    This program can be completed online.

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    Required Core - 60 Total Credits

    First Year - Fall Semester     (15) Credits
    Business Law  (3)
    Intro to Computers  (3)
    College Writing I  (3)
    Introduction to College Studies   (2)
    Introduction to Information Literacy   (2)
    *Science Core Requirement  (4)
    First Year - Spring Semester     (15) Credits
    College Algebra  (4)
    Intro to Public Speaking  (3)
    Interpersonal Communications  (3)
    Intro to Technical Writing  (3)
    Intro to Business Writing  (3)
    *Science Core Requirement  (3)
    Electives   (2)
    Second Year - Fall Semester     (14) Credits
    Principles of Financial Accounting  (4)
    Principles of Microeconomics  (3)
    *Humanities Core Requirement  (3)
    Electives  (4)
    Second Year - Spring Semester     (16) Credits
    Principles of Managerial Accounting  (4)
    Intro to Statistics  (3)
    Principles of Macroeconomics  (3)
    *Humanities Core Requirement  (3)
    Elective  (3)

    Suggested Electives
    MS Excel  (3)
    MS Access  (3)
    Computerized Accounting  (3)
    Human Resource Management  (3)

    Upon completion of this program students will be able to:

    • Demonstrate knowledge of communication, organizational and managerial skills;

    • Demonstrate an ability to market and promote products;

    • Demonstrate a knowledge of computer software;

    • Demonstrate an understanding of the elements of the accounting cycle and general financial statements;

    • Demonstrate an understanding of financial applications;

    • Demonstrate an understanding of the global economy and its impact on and opportunity for business;

    • Use mathematics and scientific principles in problem solving;

    • Appreciate the humanities and understand issues from a global perspective.