2016-2017 Catalog

Associate in Arts in Business Administration

The Associate in Arts in Business Administration program is designed to provide the latest information and technology in the field of management to prepare students for careers in business and government.

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

Also available: a Master of Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Business Administration.

This program is not available in Arkansas. This program is not available at the New Jersey campuses and is available in an online-only format to New Jersey students. Florida and North Carolina students enrolled in this program must follow the requirements as set forth in the Florida and North Carolina sections of the catalog. This program is called the "Associate of Applied Business in Business Administration" in Ohio.


Area I-Core Component

ACC 100Accounting I

BUS 100Introduction to Business

COM 101Effective Communication Skills

CIS 105Introduction to Information Systems

ENG 115English Composition

MAT 104Algebra with Applications

Total Credit Hours:27.0

Area II-Major Component

BUS 302Management Concepts

BUS 309Business Ethics

ECO 100Principles of Economics

FIN 100Principles of Finance

LEG 100Business Law I

MKT 100Principles of Marketing

Major Component Elective: Course selected from BBA Area II Concentration Component

Elective from Area II of the Bachelor of Business Administration (both Major and Concentration components)

Total Credit Hours:36.0

Area III-General Education Component

ENG 215Research and Writing

HUM 111World Cultures I


HUM 112World Cultures II

PSY 100Psychology of Adjustment


PSY 105Introduction to Psychology


PSY 115Psychology of Success

SCI 110Introduction to Physical Science


SCI 115Introduction to Biology


SCI 200Environmental Science

SOC 100Introduction to Sociology

Total Credit Hours:22.5

Area IV-Elective Component

These courses are selected in consultation with the Academic Advisor.

Total Credit Hours:4.5

All courses are 4.5 quarter credit hours.

Total Credit Hours: 90.0