Business Administration (AS-T Degree S0418)

Business Division
Degree S0418
The Associate in Arts in Business Administration for Transfer provides a broad base of education in the discipline and introduces students to the fundamental principles underlying organizations and basic analytical tools of business. It gives students a basis in various business functions and economic analysis. Completion of the degree provides students with the core skills and knowledge needed to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Business Administration. Students who earn this degree will be able to transfer to CSU campus or enter the local job market.

To earn an Associate in Science degree for Transfer a student must complete 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to the CSU that consist of IGETC pattern or CSU GE breadth and a major of at least 18 units.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework to receive an associate degree for transfer and all courses in the major must be completed with a C or better.  Students earning an associate degree for transfer will not be required to complete any other local graduation requirements.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
Core Courses
BUSA 7Principles of Accounting - Financial5
BUSA 8Principles of Accounting - Managerial5
BUSC 1APrinciples of Economics - Macroeconomics3
or BUSC 1AH Principles of Economics - Macroeconomics - Honors
BUSC 1BPrinciples of Economics - Microeconomics3
or BUSC 1BH Principles of Economics - Microeconomics - Honors
BUSL 18Business Law3
List A3
Elementary Statistics
Elementary Statistics - Honors
List B6.5
Business Communications
Computer Information Systems
Total Units for Major28.5
CSU General Education (CSU-GE or IGETC) Units 139-42
Total Units60

Courses may be double counted with either CSU-GE or IGETC.  

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Program Learning Outcomes

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Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4
BUSA 7 Principles of Accounting - Financial 5
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3
Winter Term 1
Spring Term 1
BUSA 8 Principles of Accounting - Managerial 5
BUSC 1A Principles of Economics - Macroeconomics 3
MATH 110 Elementary Statistics 3
CISB 11 Computer Information Systems 3.5
Summer Term 1
CSU HUM CSU GE C2 Humanities Crse 3
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3
Fall Term 2
BUSC 1B Principles of Economics - Microeconomics 3
BUSO 25 Business Communications 3
CSU CRTTH CSU Area A-3 Crit Thnkg Course 4
CSU SCNC1 CSU GE B1 Physical Sc Crse 3
Winter Term 2
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3
CSU SELF CSU GE E Lifelong n SelfDev cr 3
Spring Term 2
BUSL 18 Business Law 3
CSU SCNC2 CSU GE B2 Life Sc Crse 3
CSU LAB CSU GE B3 Phy/Life Sc Lab Crse 1
CSU ART/H CSU GE C-1 or C-2 Art/Hum Crse 3
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3
Business Administration, A-ST (CSU) S0418 8
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 Total Units64.5
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