2021-2022 Catalog

Associate in Arts in Business Administration

The Associate in Arts in Business Administration program focuses on developing fundamental business skills in accounting, finance, ethics and marketing. Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to make business decisions that are ethical and support the organization's mission and vision through collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. This program will prepare students for careers in business.


The graduate of the Associate in Arts in Business Administration may apply all credits earned toward the Bachelor of Business Administration program.

Also available are a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration.

This program is not available at the Arkansas and New Jersey campuses and is available in an online-only format to Arkansas and New Jersey students. This program is called the Associate of Applied Business in Business Administration in Ohio.

The Strayer University Associate in Arts in Business Administration degree program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213, 913.339.9356.



ACC 100Accounting I

BUS 100Introduction to Business

BUS 302Management Concepts

BUS 309Business Ethics

FIN 100Principles of Finance

MKT 100Principles of Marketing

Total Credit Hours:27.0

General Education Core

CIS 101Navigating a Digital World

COM 100Communication at Work

COM 200Communication: The Key to Working Together

ECO 110Taking Charge of Your Economic Future 

ENG 116Discover the Writer in You

ENG 201The Power of Persuasion 

HIS 110U.S. History: Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future

HUM 201Exploring Cultures: Adapting in a Global World

MAT 110Using Math to Inform Your World

PSY 101Smarter Decisions through Psychology

SCI 201Unlocking the Secrets of Science and Innovation 

SOC 101The Story of Us: Embracing Diversity and Collaboration 

WRK 100Preparing for the Future of Work

Total Credit Hours:58.5


These courses are selected in consultation with a dean, advisor or coach.

Total Credit Hours:4.5

All courses are 4.5 quarter credit hours.

Total Credit Hours: 90.0