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Associate's Degree Requirements
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Associate's Degree Requirements 
Associate's Degree in Business Administration
Sem. Hr.
ACC 210 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUS 205 Statistical Methods 3
BUS 240 Principles of Marketing 3
BUS 250 Principles of Management 3
BUS 301 Business Law 3
Concentration Courses (see options below)
ECN 200 Introductory Economics 3
MIS 101 Information System Applications 3
MIS 201 Management Information Systems 3
Total Business Administration Core and Support Hours 33
PHL 130 Human Nature and Person 3
THL 105 Introduction to Theology 3
Total Moral Reasoning Hours 6
MAT 095/105 Intermediate Algebra 3
ENV 172 Intro to Environmental Science 4
Total Scientific and Quantitative Understanding Hours 7
One of the following:
PSY 101 General Psychology
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
Total Individual and Social Awareness Hours 3
One of the following:
HIS 102 History of the Modern World
ART 139 Art Appreciation
MUS 127 Appreciation of Music
ENG 213 Literature: The Short Story
Total Cultural Awareness Hours 3
ENG 101 English Composition 3
Total Effective Communication Hours 3
General Electives 9
Total Credit Hours 64


Concentration Areas
Choose one associate's degree concentration. Course requirements are specified under each concentration.

Human Resources Management
You are required to take the following course:
BUS 351 Human Resources Management 3
You are required to select one of the following courses:
BUS 361 Employee Training and Development 3
BUS 362 Compensation and Benefit Management 3
PSY 310 Organizational Psychology 3
You are required to select two of the following courses:
BUS 330 Leadership 3
BUS 352 Organizational Behavior 3
BUS 358 Law in the Modern Workplace 3
BUS 450 International Business 3
You are required to select two of the following courses:
BUS 338 Global Marketing 3
BUS 341 Promotion 3
BUS 342 Selling and Sales Management 3
BUS 346 Marketing Management 3