Business Administration

The program below is undergoing modification and the modification will be placed into an addendum upon Chancellor’s Office approval - see your counselor for further information and visit the college website under www.swccd.edu/catalog link for the latest addenda updates.

Student Transfer Achievement Reform (STAR) Act (SB1440)

Associate in Science
Transfer Preparation * (Major Code: 01105)

This degree prepares students for transfer admission to any California State University campus within the field of Business Administration. This major is designed to equip students with the knowledge, skills, practices, and values to understand the complex and changing global business environment. Individual courses promote comprehension of the field, foster problem solving, and provide basic analytical and conceptual skills. In addition to meeting the requirement for transfer to any California State University (such as SDSU, for example), the courses listed meet the lower-division requirements for most universities offering a bachelor’s degree with a major in business or accounting.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Identify and analyze material factors that are involved in business problems.
The following is required for all AA-T or AS-T degrees:
  • Completion of minimum 60 semester or 90 quarter units of degree applicable courses.
  • Minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all CSU transferable coursework.
  • Minimum grade of “C” (or “Pass”) for each course in the major.
  • Completion of the California State University General Education (CSU GE) Breadth pattern or the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern.  For more information, refer to the catalog section, “Certificate of Achievement” under Graduation, Certificates, and Degree Requirements.
Required Core
BUS 140BUSINESS LAW/THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS3
ECON 101PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS I3
ECON 102PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS II3
ACCT 101PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I4
ACCT 102PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II--- MANAGERIAL4
List A
Select one course from the following4
ELEMENTARY STATISTICS
CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS ANALYSIS
List B
Select two courses from the following7-8
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS
BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
Any course from LIST A not selected above
Total Units28-29