Business Administration A.A.S.

Degree Name: Business Administration A.A.S.
Degree or Program: Business Administration
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science Degree
Description:

New jobs in business are being created all the time. People with broad-based business training will have many career doors open to them.

SCC's Business Administration programs begin with the basics. There are general education courses in communication, humanities, social sciences, mathematics, and science. There are basic business courses to develop knowledge and skills in accounting, economics, finance, marketing, and management. There are also advanced courses in each of these areas. This extensive business education will broaden horizons, encourage maturity, and enable you to handle unique situations as they arise in your career.

Students who enroll in Business Administration programs at St. Charles Community College may complete the first two years of work toward a bachelor's degree at a four-year college or university, a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree, or a one-year Certificate of Achievement.


General Education Requirements

31
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
Mathematics MAT 121***

Intermediate Algebra (or higher)

4
Communication

ENG 101***
ENG 115 or
ENG 125
SPE 101

English Composition I
Technical Writing or
Business Writing
Oral Communications 

3
3

3

Social Science

HIS 101 or 102 or 115
or POL 101 or 102#

US History or American Government

3

Natural Science Any BIO, CHM, PHY# 3
Humanities

BUS 105

Business Ethics 3
Electives

ECO 110
Any 2 from ACT, BUS, ECO, MAT 175, or GEO 120

Principles of Macroeconomic*

3
6

CORE COURSE REQUIREMENTS MUST INCLUDE: 26
ACT 110*   ** Financial Accounting I  4
ACT 130 Managerial Accounting I 3
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 201 Principles of Management 3
BUS 220 Principles of Finance 3
BUS 230 Principles of Marketing 3
BUS 298 Business Administration Capstone 1
CPT/BTC(BAS) 103 or
CPT 115
Microcomputer Applications
Into to Data Processing
3
ECO 120 Principles of Microeconomics* 3
Choose one of the following options: 9
Management Option: BUS 204 Total Quality Operations Management 3
BUS 206 Human Resource Management 3
BUS 210 Organizational Behavior 3
Marketing Option: BUS 232 Advertising/Sales Promotion 3
BUS 236 Consumer Behavior 3
BUS 238 Personal Selling 3
Accounting Option: ACT 115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACT 210 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACT 240 Individual Income Tax Accounting 3
Finance Option: ACT 105 Personal Accounting & Finance 3
ECO 220 Money and Banking 3
Elective from ACT, BUS, ECO, GEO 120 or MAT 175 3
TOTAL REQUIRED HOURS 66

*Has a prerequisite of MAT 098 Beginning Algebra or assessment placement of Intermediate Algebra.

** ACT 110 also has a prerequisite of ACT 101, high school accounting or departmental approval.

***The Academic Skills Assessment is required before enrolling in Math or English courses. If a student places into lower level courses than are required for his/her degree, then the student needs to first enroll in such courses before enrolling in the required courses.

#Specific courses required for Humanities, Natural Sciences and Social Science can be found in the College Catalog under Associate of Applied Science Degree Graduation Requirements.

For more information, call 636-922-8334.

Courses by Semester

FIRST SEMESTER 16
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
ENG 101 English Composition I*** 3
ACT 110 Financial Accounting I** 4
BUS 101 Intro to Business 3
SPE 101 Oral Communications 3
CPT 103 or
CPT 115

Microcomputer Applications or
Intro to Data Processing

3
SECOND SEMESTER 16
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
ACT 130 Managerial Accounting 3
ECO 110 Macroeconomics 3
MAT 121 Intermediate Algebra or higher*** 4
BUS 201 Principles of Management 3
BUS 230 Principles of Marketing 3
THIRD SEMESTER 18
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
ENG 115 or 
ENG 125

Technical Writing or
Business Writing

3
Social Sciences# HIS 101, or 102, or 115, or POL 101, or 102 3
Natural Sciences # Any BIO, or CHM, or PHY 3
Elective Any ACT, BUS, MAT 175, GEO 120, or ECO 3
BUS 220 Principles of Finance 3
BUS Program Option (see above) 3
FOURTH SEMESTER 16
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
ECO 120 Principles of Microeconomics 3
BUS 105 Business Ethics3
Elective Any ACT, BUS, ECO, MAT 175 or GEO 120 3
  Pick 2 BUS Program Options (see above) 6
BUS 298 Business Administration Capstone 1
Total Hours Required for Graduation 66

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Office Location

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Office Phone Number

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