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Business Administration

Associate in Applied Science

Dean: Dr. Marvin Hunt

Coordinator: Janet Velazquez

A 2.0 (C) overall grade point average must be achieved in all coursework and a 2.0 (C) or better in all Business core and specialty courses.

This program provides courses to prepare students for immediate employment in many areas of work. Students interested in a transfer program should follow the suggested listing of courses for The Associate in Science in Liberal Arts & Sciences transfer degree and they are required to fulfill all degree requirements of the transfer institution. Deviations must be approved by the Dean of Business and Continuing Education.

Since the transferability of courses will vary depending on the specific four-year institution, it is strongly recommended that if students are intending to transfer to a four-year institution, they must consult with the transfer institution and with their respective KCKCC advisor before enrolling in order to determine the transferability of their courses. It is the student's responsibility to follow the transfer requirements established by his/her transfer institution.

General Education Requirements

College Requirement - All first time degree-seeking students who score 73 or above on the COMPASS reading exam are required to take HUDV0100, First Year Experience. All degree-seeking students who score below 73 on the COMPASS reading exam will take HUDV0101, Strategies for Academic Excellence/Lifelong Learning. (See exemptions)

Course Number
Course Title
Hours
HUDV Requirements:
HUDV0100 First Year Experience or
1
HUDV0101 Strategies for Academic Excellence/Lifelong Learning
2
Total
1-2
 
Basic Skill Requirements:
ENGL0101 Composition I*
3
ENGL0102 Composition II*
3
SPCH0151 Public Speaking or
SPCH0153 Interpersonal Communication
3
Total
9
 
Mathematics Requirement:
BUSN0110 Business Math*
3
Total
3
 
Humanities Requirement:  (from one of the following disciplines: Art, History, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Theatre or Modern Language):
Humanities Core Elective
3
Total
3
 
Social and Behavioral Science Requirements:
ECON0201 Principles of Macroeconomics or
PSYC0101 Psychology*
3
Total
3
 
Natural and Physical Science Requirement:
  Natural and Physical Science Core Elective
3-5
Total
3-5
   
Total General Education Requirements:
22-25
Business Core Requirements:
BUSN0101 Accounting I
3
BUSN0204 Business Law I*
3
BUSN0210 Introduction to Business
3
BUSN0211 Business Communications*
3
CIST0111 Microcomputer Business Software*
3
Total Business Core Requirements
15
 
Business Administration Specialization Core Requirements:
BUSN0102 Accounting II*
3
BUSN0104 Small Business Management or
BUSN0262 Intro to Entrepreneurship
3
BUSN0108 Human Relations in Business
3
BUSN0206 Business Law II*
3
BUSN0213 Introduction to Employment Law or
BUSN0280 Human Resource Management
3
BUSN0286 Principles of Management
3
Total Business Administration Requirements
18
   
Electives: (Choose 2)
BUSN0104 Small Business Management
3
BUSN0214 International Business Cultures
3
BUSN0105 Personal Finance
3
BUSN0113 Marketing
3
BUSN0150 Supervision Techniques
3
BUSN0166 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Tax Preparation and
2
BUSN0167 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Tax Preparation Internship*
1
BUSN0203 Managerial Accounting*
3
BUSN0260 Principles of Advertising
3
BUSN0262 Intro to Entrepreneurship
3
BUSN0290 Motivational Dynamics
2
BUSN0292 Current Topics in Supervision and Management
3
Total Electives
5-6
 
Total hours required for an Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration Degree:
61-63

*See course description for prerequisite.