Associate of Science in Business Administration

The program prepares our graduates to assume entry and mid-level management positions in a variety of industries.

Students will develop the ability to learn and apply business, leadership and managerial skills. The Associate’s Degree will also serve as a bridge toward the completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.

Required & Elective Courses

General Education Courses

Course No. Title Credit Hours
ENG 1010 English Composition I 3
HIS 1010 American History 3
MTH 1150 Algebra 3
PS 1010 American Government 3
PSY 1010 General Psychology 3
SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology 3
ART 1010 Art History 3
HUM 1010 Introduction to Humanities 3
BIO 1010 Biology 3
BIO 1020 Environmental Science 3

Business Core Courses

Course No. Title Credit Hours
BUS 1010 Business Communications 3
BUS 1015 Computer Essentials 3
BUS 1150 Business Mathematics 3
MKT 1201 Principles of Marketing 3
ACC 1202 Principles of Accounting I (Prerequisite: Basic College Math, BUS 1150 or equivalent) 3
MGT 1602 Principles of Management 3
MIS   2351 Management Information Systems (Prerequisite: BUS 1015 or equivalent) 3
BUS 2951 Principles of Business 3
BUS 3151 Business Statistics 3
LED 3665 Leadership 3

General Elective Courses

Students Choose 6 Semester Credit Units of electives. Students may choose from any undergraduate course offered by the university that is not a part of the required general education courses, core courses or emphasis courses. Below are some of the available options:

ED 2525 Leadership Communication 3
BUS 2361 Business and Technology 3
MGT 2551 Inter-Cultural Management 3
BUS 3210 Principles of Business Law 3
SPM 2101-08 *Sports Participation 1-4
SPT 2101-08 *Strength and Conditioning Training 1-4
BUS 4990 Internship 3

Education Costs

  • Tuition per Unit: $325
  • Tuition per 3 Unit Course: $975
  • Total Program Tuition: $19,500 (60 units)

Graduates of the ASBA program should be able to:

ASBA PLO #1:  Show in their assignments fundamental business topics knowledge with examples of applications

ASBA PLO #2:  Demonstrate their knowledge of business concepts with references to scholar literature search using technology, communication skills and critical thinking

ASBA PLO #3: Explain the processes of business resources requirements planning and justifiable financial, economical, and managerial examples

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