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Degree: 

Associate of Arts and Sciences in Business Administration

Length: 

Four-semester (two-year) program

Purpose: 

The Associate of Arts and Sciences 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.

Completion of 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 in Guaranteed Admission and Articulation Agreements section 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
BIO 1011
1

Or Lab Science Elective- BIO 101, BIO 102, CHM 111, CHM 112

General Biology I 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
BIO 1021 General Biology II 3 3 4
SOC 2002
2

Or Social Science Elective - PSY 200, SOC 200, HIS 101, HIS 102, HIS 121

Principles of Sociology 3 0 3
MTH 261 Applied Calculus I 3 0 3
HUM 1003
3

Or Humanities Electives- HUM 100, PHI 101, ART 101, MUS 121, REL 230 

Survey of the Humanities 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 or PED Elective- HLT 116, PED 107, PED 109, PED 111, PED 147

Health and Physical Education 2 0 2
ITE 1155
5

Or Information Technology - ITE 115 or ITE 119 (Depends on transfer college.)

Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts 3 0 3
MTH 245 Statistics I 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
PHI 1013 Introduction to Philosophy I 3
CST 110 Introduction to Communication 3 0 3
PHI 2206
6

Or Transfer Elective - MTH 262 (VT Transfers), PHI 220, PSY 200, HIS 101, HIS 121.

*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.

Ethics 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 10 0 16
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