2020-2021 Catalog

Business Administration, Associate of Science Degree

The Associate of Science (A.S.) in Business Administration degree is for students who wish to transfer to four year academic institutions and the curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students are provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s competitive global economy. 

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, economics, finance, information systems, the legal environment, management and marketing. Graduates can also find entry level employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, or business organizations in a variety of industries. 

 

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ECON 1010MACROECONOMICS

3

MATH 1400COLLEGE ALGEBRA

3

CMAP 1530EXCEL BASICS:

1

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

HMDV 10051st YEAR SUCCESS

1

LAB SCIENCE

4

Total Credit Hours:15

Freshman Year - Fall Semester Notes: 

  • MATH 1400 or higher.
  • In addition to ENGL 1010, students may be required to also take ENGL 1011 (2 credits) due to placement, adding 2 additional credits to their graduation total.
  • Lab Science: Minimum of 4 credits from BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS.
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    Freshman Year - Spring Semester

    ACCT 2010PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

    4

    ECON 1020MICROECONOMICS

    3

    ENGL 1020ENGLISH COMPOSITION II

    3

    STAT 2010BUSINESS STATISTICS

    4

    OR

    STAT 2050FUNDAMENTALS OF STATISTICS

    4

    MGT 1040LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS

    3

    Total Credit Hours:17
     

    Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

    ACCT 2020PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II

    4

    MKT 2100MARKETING

    3

    COMM 2010PUBLIC SPEAKING

    3

    MATH 2350BUSINESS CALCULUS I

    4

    US & WYOMING CONSTITUTION

    3

    Total Credit Hours:17
  • US & Wyoming Constitution can be fulfilled by U.S. to 1865 (HIST 1211), U.S. From 1865 (HIST 1221), Wyoming History (HIST 1251) or American & Wyoming Government (POLS 1000). 
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    Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

    MGT 2100PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

    3

    MAJOR AREA COURSES

    3

    RECOMMENDED ELECTIVE

    3

    RECOMMENDED ELECTIVE

    3

    IMGT 2400INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

    3

    Total Credit Hours:15-16

    Sophomore Year - Spring Semester Notes: 

  • MATH 2355 is suggested for students transferring to University of Wyoming - plug into one of the recommended elective slots. Otherwise, all recommended electives may be any course from any department 1000 level or higher.
  • Major Area (Business) electives can be any course from the following departments: ACCT, BADM, BUSN, ECON, FIN, MGT, or MKT. If student plans to transfer to University of Wyoming FIN 2100 is suggested.
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    Total Credit Hours: 64-65

    All above courses must be completed with a "C" or better to earn the A.S. degree in Business Administration.