Business Administration


The Associate in Science for Transfer degree in Business Administration provides students the basic functions of business including accounting, economics, business ethics, business related soft-ware applications, business communications and business statistical study.  The degree prepares students for entry into an extraordinary number of academic studies such as: accounting, finance, marketing, business administration, advertising, merchandizing, banking, economics, entrepreneurial studies, health care management, hospitality management, international business, and public relations.  It can also provide skills necessary for entry-level positions in the field of business [read more...]

Degree Requirements

To earn an A.S. degree in Business Administration, see the course catalog for general education requirements.
ACCT 2014Fa, Spr, SumNone
ACCT 2024Fa, Spr, SumACCT 201
ECON 1013Fa, Spr, SumMath 50 or Math 60
ECON 1023Fa, Spr, SumMath 50 or Math 60
BUS 1173Fa, Spr, SumNone

List A: Select one of the following:

MATH 130**4Fa, Spr, SumMath 110**
MATH 120**4Fa, Spr, SumMath 56**

List B: Select two of the following

or any courses from List A above that you have not already chosen
BUS 104 OR BUS 1003Fa, Spr, SumNone
BUS 100 OR CSIT 1253Fa, Spr, SumNone
BUS 2053Fa, Spr, SumENG 100
BUS 204*3Fa, Spr, SumMath 60
*Must choose to transfer to CSUSM.
**Not yet available online.

To obtain the Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer, students must complete the following: Maximum of 60 CSU-transferable units with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0. and a grade of “C” or better in all courses required for the major: a minimum of 18 semester units in the major as determined by the community college district, and: one of the following general education patterns: the California State University General Education-Breadth (CSU GE-Breadth) pattern of 39 units; OR: the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern of 37 units.

Transfer Program Major: Business Administration Articulated Palomar Courses ( ACCT 201, ACCT 202, BUS 115/116/117, BUS 204, BUS 205.

All online courses may have an in-person orientation;
but online orientation will be available as well.

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