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Spring 2016 Course Catalog 
Spring 2016 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration A.A.S.

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Division: Business, Behavioral/Social Sciences, Public & Human Services
Academic Dept: Business
HEGIS: 5004
Curriculum Chair: Scorpio Rogers
Telephone: 914-606-7973
Email: Kevin.Rogers@sunywcc.edu

A Note about Program Requirements

The requirements listed below are for students entering into this program in Spring 2016. Students who entered the program during a prior semester will find their specific requirements listed in the Catalog under which they entered. Archived Catalogs are accessible through the dropdown menu above.

Program Description

The Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration prepares students to enter or to advance careers in the workforce. The program’s concentration of business courses – Management, Information Technology, Accounting, Business Law, and Marketing – provides a strong background for employment and internships or career advancement.

Students who intend to earn a four-year degree are advised to consider matriculation in the Business Administration Associate in Science (A.S.)  degree program which is designed as a Transfer Degree.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will develop an understanding of how business functions to enhance their employment opportunities and their success in the workforce.
  2. Students will develop an understanding of the management functions of Planning, Organizing, Staffing, Directing and Controlling.
  3. Students will develop an understanding of how businesses market goods and services as a basis for employment opportunities and success in the workforce.
  4. An understanding of the global marketplace will assist students who might be employed by a global firm.

General Education Requirements

Students are required to fulfill a certain number of credits within the specific categories shown below. Where specific courses are not listed within these categories, courses must be selected from the list of SUNY General Education Courses  

Basic Communication (3 credits)

Humanities (3 credits)

Mathematics (3 credits)

Natural Sciences (4 credits)

Social Sciences (3 credits)

The Arts (3 credits)

American History (3 credits)

Minimum Total Credits - 63

Educational Plan: The Educational Plan is an advisement tool that provides important information to students about how to complete this degree. Click here to Download the Educational Plan .


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