Business Administration

A.S. Degree

Communication 9 hours
  ENGL 1010 Composition I 3 hours  
  ENGL 1020 Composition II 3 hours  
  SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech Comm. or other approved speech/communication course 3 hours  
Humanities and/or Fine Arts (at least one course in literature) 9 hours
Social/Behavioral Sciences 6 hours
  ECON 2010 Macroeconomics 3 hours  
  ECON 2020 Microeconomics 3 hours  
History 6 hours
Natural Sciences 8 hours
Mathematics 3 hours

 

MATH 1630 Finite Mathematics OR College Algebra (MATH 1130 or MATH 1710)* 3 hours  
General Education Total 41 hours

  ACCT 1010 Principles of Accounting I 3 hours  
  ACCT 1020 Principles of Accounting II 3 hours  
  MATH 1530*** Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3 hours  
  MATH 1830** Calculus for Business 3 hours  
  INFS 1010 Computer Applications 3 hours  
  Electives (guided) 4 hours  
Area of Emphasis Total 19 hours
   
Business Administration Total 60 hours

*Students transferring to APSU, ETSU, MTSU, TSU, or UT Knoxville ahould take MATH 1630. Students transferring to TTU, University of Memphis, UT Chattanooga, or UT Martin should take a college algebra course.

**Calculus for Business or equivalent is required at ETSU, UT Knoxville, University of Memphis, UT Chattanooga, TSU and TTU only. Calculus for Business or equivalent is NOT required at UT Martin, APSU, or MTSU.

***Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville should complete MATH 2050, Calculus-based Probability and Statistics.

 

 

Curricular Map

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (Major) ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE (Degree)
 
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
HOURS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
HOURS
Semester 1 (Fall)   Semester 2 (Spring)  
English 1010: Composition I 3 English 1020: Composition II 3
MATH 1530
Probability/Statistics***
3 MATH 1630 Finite Mathematics OR
College Algebra
(MATH 1130 or MATH 1710)*
3
ECON 2010 Macroeconomics 3 ECON 2020 Microeconomics 3
INFS 1010 Computer Applications 3 Speech 3
History 3 History 3
 
Subtotal Semester 1 15 Subtotal Semester 2 15
 
Semester 3 (Fall)   Semester 4 (Spring)  
Humanities/Literature 3 Humanities/Fine Arts 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 GUIDED ELECTIVES 4
Natural Science (lab) 4 Natural Science (lab) 4
ACCT 1010 Principles of
Accounting I
3 ACCT 1020 Principles of
Accounting II
3
MATH 1830 Calculus for
Business**
3    
 
Subtotal Semester 3 16 Subtotal Semester 4 14
 
    Total Credit Hours 60
 
NOTES:      
*Students transferring to APSU, ETSU, MTSU, TSU or UT Knoxville should take MATH 1630. Students transferring to TTU, University of Memphis, UT Chattanooga or UT Martin should take a college algebra course.
**Calculus for Business or equivalent is required at ETSU, UT Knoxville, University of Memphis, UT Chattanooga, TSU and TTU only. Calculus for Business or equivalent is NOT required at UT Martin, APSU or MTSU.
***Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville should complete MATH 2050, Calculus-based Probability and Statistics.

 

Academic Focus Areas

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