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Business Administration

Award Type: Associate in Science for Transfer

The Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer degree prepares students to begin upper-division work leading to a California State University baccalaureate degree in business or business administration. Students will recall and apply significant business principles, produce work-based learning projects and demonstrate the ability to follow oral and written instructions. Associate Degree for Transfer Requirements Completion of 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to the California State University. including the following: a) Completion of the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) or the California State University General Education-Breadth (CSU GE). b) A minimum of 18 units in a major or area of emphasis as determined by the community college district. c) Obtainment of a minimum grade point average of 2.0 with all courses in the major being completed with a grade of “C” or better.

The graduate of the Associate in Science for Transfer in Business Administration will:

  • Recall significant business administration issues, theories and applications relevant to subsequent upper-division coursework.
  • Apply business administration principles to produce work-based learning projects related to upper-division coursework.
  • Demonstrate the ability to follow instructions on assignments and class activities.

Program Requirements

A major of 25-26 units is required for the degree. Required core units 15 units:

Course Number Course Title Units
ACCT 140 Managerial Accounting 3.0
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3.0
ECON 101 Principles of Macro-Economics 3.0
ECON 102 Principles of Micro-Economics 3.0

List A - select one course from the following (4 units):

Course Number Course Title Units
MATH 123 Elementary Statistics 4.0
MATH 135 Calculus with Applications 4.0

List B - select 2 courses below OR one course below and the course not selected in List A above. (6-7 units):

Course Number Course Title Units
BUS 110 Business Law 3.0
CBIS 101 Computer Concepts & Applications 3.0

General Education

Complete one of the following:

a) CSU General Education Breadth - 39 units


b) Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) - 37 units

Double counting:

A maximum of 10 units may be double counted for the major and CSU GE or IGETC.

Select additional CSU transferrable units as needed to achieve 60 units required for the degree.

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