Business Administration is a broad area encompassing administration, management, marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, supervision, banking, small business, merchandising, international trade, accounting, and information systems. Study in this area explores the theories, history, principles, skills, practices, laws, ethiscs and technologies governing the increasingly global business environment. The American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a national busines/management program accrediting agency, stipulates that lower division course work is preparatory to a bachelor's degree. Thus, this program is designed to provide a basic overview of the subject matter.
The Associate in Science for Transfer (AS-T) is intended for students who plan to complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Students completing this degree (AS-T) are guaranteed admission to the CSU system, but not to a particular campus or major.
I. Units/GPA – Must complete a maximum of 60 CSU-transferable semester units with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework. NOTE: While a minimum of 2.0 is required for admission,some institutions and majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult with a counselor for more information.
II. General Education – Must complete one of the following general education transfer patterns:
A. California State University General Education Breadth Pattern (CSU GE-B) – 39 units minimum
B. Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) – 37 units minimum
III. Twenty-six to twenty-seven (26-27) units required for the major.
A. Required for the Major
|ACCT||210||Principles of Financial Accounting||4.0|
|ACCT||220||Principles of Managerial Accounting||4.0|
|BUS||126||Business and the Legal Environmen||3.0|
|ECON||101||Introduction to Micro Economics||3.0|
|ECON||102||Intro to Macro Economics||3.0|
B. Select three/four (3-4) units from: 3.0-4.0
|MATH||170||Introductory Calculus with Applications||4.0|
C. Select six (6) units from: 6.0
|CIS||101||Introduction to Information Systems||3.0|
|BUS||124||Introduction to Business||3.0|
Total Major Units 26.0-27.0 CSU-GE or IGETC Pattern 37.0-39.0
Units that may be double counted 17.0
Electives (as needed to reach 60 degree applicable units)
|Total Maximum Units:||60.0