The Associate of Business Degree will give the students a core of business and general courses and is designed as a transfer degree for those individuals planning to acquire a bachelor’s degree in business. It is recommended that students work closely with Glen Oaks Community College advisor and with an advisor from the college or university of their choice to ensure transferability of courses.

 
Orientation and College Success (3 credit hours)

BUS 101 College Skills and Portfolio Writing 3 credits

Program Introduction/Entrepreneurship (3 credit hours)

BUS 104 Introduction to Business*  3 credits

Communications (10 credit hours)

BUS 111 Contemporary Business and Technical Communications*  4 credits
COM 140 Speech*  3 credits
     OR
COM 150 Public Speaking*  3 credits
ENG 121 English Composition I*  4 credits

Computer Literacy (4 credit hours)

CIS 101 Introduction to Computers & Software* 4 credits

Humanities (8 credit hours – recommended courses from2 different prefixes)

ART 100 Art Appreciation* 4 credits
PHIL 210 Ethics* 4 credits

Social Science (8 credit hours – recommended courses from 2 different prefixes)

ECON 203 Principles of Economics (Micro)* 4 credits
PSY 101 Psychology* 4 credits

Math (7 credit hours – recommended courses)

BUS 105 Business Mathematical Applications 3 credits
MATH 117 Finite Mathematics* 4 credits

Statistics (3 credit hours – recommended course)

BUS 205 Business Statistics* 3 credits

Natural Science (7 credit hours – recommended courses)

BIO 110 Biological Form & Function* 3 credits
GEOG 142 Physical Geography* 4 credits

Business Courses (choose a minimum of 7 credit hours from list below)

ACCT 111 Principles of Accounting I* 4 credits
ACCT 112 Principles of Accounting II* 4 credits
BUS 200 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 credits
BUS 250 Principles of Marketing* 3 credits
BUS 251 Organizational Behavior* 3 credits
BUS 252 Introduction to Management* 3 credits
BUS 255 Business Law* 3 credits
BUS 260 Small Business Management* 3 credits
BUS 271 Internship I – Business* 3 credits
BUS 281 Accounting Practicum – Bookkeeping Industry Certification/Review 4 credits
BUS 282 Management Practicum – Management Certification/Review 4 credits
BUS 283 Marketing Practicum – AMA certification attainable 4 credits
ECON 204 Principles of Economics (Macro)* 4 credits
Total: 60 credits
*Course has a prerequisite

Business elective courses as needed to meet requirements for degree.

Under certain categories, substitutions are possible with approval.

 

 

Scope & Sequence

Fall 1 Winter 1 Fall 2 Winter 2
BUS 101 COM 140 or 150 PHIL 210 BUS 205
BUS 104 BUS 103 ECON 203 GEOG 142
ART 100 BUS 111 MATH 117 BUS Elective
CIS 101 ENG 121 PSY 101 BUS Elective
BIO 110

Effective: Fall 2014
Current/Revised: 3/17/16