The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system and the global economy. Business students will follow a course of study that provides instruction in accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing, international business and business law.
After completion, graduates will have the fundamental skills and knowledge to compete successfully in many business environments and to make a positive contribution to their local communities.
Develop Your Skills In:
Management and Leadership
Top 3 Reasons you should consider Business Administration
Local employment opportunities
Enhance your career advancement potential
Build knowledge in specific business topics such as accounting or marketing
According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition, in May 2006, retail sales supervisors had median annual earnings of $33,960, including commissions, and non-retail sales supervisors had median annual earnings of, $65,510, including commissions. Also, median annual earnings of loan officers were $51,760 in May 2006.
General Education Courses COM 110 Introduction to Communication ENG 111 Expository Writing ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting HUM 115 Critical Thinking MAT 140 Survey of Mathematics PSY 150 General Psychology
Major Core Courses ACC 120 Principles of Financial Accounting BUS 115 Business Law I BUS 137 Principles of Management CIS 110 Introduction to Computers ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics MKT 120 Principles of Marketing
Other Major Courses ACC 121 Principles of Managerial Accounting ACC 131 Federal Income Taxes BUS 110 Introduction to Business BUS 116 Business Law II BUS 225 Business Finance BUS 239 Business Applications Seminar CTS 130 Spreadsheet ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics INT 110 International Business MKT 123 Fundamentals of Selling
Electives: (Choose one for 3 credits) BUS 135, BUS 151, BUS 240, SPA 120
Other Required Course ACA 115 Success and Study Skills
Total Semester Hour Credits for AAS Degree 71
For more information on the Business Administration curriculum, contact:
Bob Davis Business Administration Instructor Phone: (252) 451-8253 E-mail:
Mary Douglas Business Administration Instructor Phone: (252) 451-8419 E-mail: