Business Administration, AAS

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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. Students can complete the courses required for this degree as online courses.
 
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Fall Semester 1
Prefix Number Title Class Lab Clinical Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
BUS 110  Introduction to Business
CIS 110  Introduction to Computers
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following: 
MAT 143   Quantitative Literacy 2 2
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I  3 2 0 4
    Totals 12 4 13-14
Spring Semester 1
BUS 139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
CTS 130 Spreadsheet  2 2 0 3
ECM 210  Intro to Electronic Commerce
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:        
ACC 115 College Accounting 3 2 0 4
ACC 120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
    Totals  13 6 16 
Summer Semester 1 
BUS 137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3 0 0 3
HUM 230 Leadership Development 3 0 0 3

Choose one of the following:
     
PSY 118 Interpersonal Psychology
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
    Totals  9
Fall Semester 2
BUS 115  Business Law I 
BUS 260  Business Communication
MKT 120 Principles of Marketing  3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:        
ACC 121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS 115 Business Ethics 3 0 0 3
    Totals  12 0-2 12-13
Spring Semester 2 
BUS 125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
BUS 135 Principles of Supervision
BUS 230 Small Business Management  3 0 0 3
MKT 223 Customer Service
Choose one of the following:
ECO 151  Survey of Economics
ECO 251  Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 252  Principles of Macroeconomics
    Totals 15 0 0 15

revised 3/25/14

Certificate Also Available 

Degree: 
A.A.S
Program ID: 
A2512O
Total Credits (Min): 
65
Total Credits (Max): 
67
Transfer Agreement(s): 
Yes
Transfer Baccalaureate: 
B.S.B.A. in Business Administration & Law (WCU)
B.S. in Business Administration (Franklin, Mars Hill, UNCG)
B.S. in Human Resource Mgmt (Franklin)
B.S. in Marketing (Franklin)
B.S. in eMarketing (Franklin)
Transfer College: 
Franklin University
Mars Hill College
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Western Carolina University
Eligible for Financial Aid: 
Yes
Offered Online: 
Yes
Online Percentage: 
100