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Transfer Programs
Degree: 
Associate of Arts and Sciences with a major in Business Administration
Length: 
Four-semester (two-year) program
Purpose: 

The Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree curriculum in Business Administration is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in business administration.

Program Requirements:

 In addition to the admission requirements established for the college, entry into the Business Administration program requires competency in English and Math Essentials MTE 1-9 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.

Students are urged to become acquainted with the requirements of the major department in the college or university to which transfer is contemplated and also to consult with the Student Services Office of the community college in planning their program and selecting electives. Note the guaranteed admission and articulation agreements referenced on page 15 apply only to students who complete the Associate Degree. 

The following list is a suggested sequence in which students may plan their class schedules to ensure graduation in two years.   

First Year
First Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3 0 3
Elective1
1

Course may be chosen from the Science General Electives.

Lab Science 3 3 4
ENG 111 College Composition I 3 0 3
MTH 161 Precalculus I 3 0 3
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1 0 1
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 13 3 14
Second Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 0 3
Elective1 Lab Science 3 3 4
MTH 261 Applied Calculus I 3 0 3
Elective2
2

Courses may be chosen from the Social Science General Electives.

Social Science 3 0 3
Elective3
3

Courses may be chosen from the Humanities General Electives.

Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 3 16
Second Year
Third Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 4 0 4
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 3
Elective4
4

Health 143 does not meet HLT/PED degree requirement.

Health and Physical Education 2 0 2
Elective5
5

Student may choose from the follwoing: ITE 115 or ITE 119.

Information Technology 3 0 3
MTH 2406
6

Students may choose BUS 216.

Statistics 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 0 15
Fourth Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II 4 0 4
ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 3
Elective3 Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
CST 110 Introduction to Communication 3 0 3
Elective7
7

MTH 262 required for students planning to attend Virginia Tech or transfer advisor recommendation.

*Requirements of four-year institutions may vary. Students should consult a counselor or their academic advisor to select electives that will satisfy baccalaureate major requirements. In addition, they should confirm with the college or university to which they plan to transfer that they will receive credit at the four-year institution.

Transfer Elective 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 16 0 16
Notes:

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