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Business Administration AS

Associate of Science (AS)

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The associate of science curriculum in Business Administration is designed for students who plan to transfer to four-year colleges or universities and seek bachelor’s degrees in fields such as accounting, business management, international business, economics, marketing, finance or related fields.

Program Requirements and Special Conditions

Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. Students may need to complete placement tests in English and mathematics. Visit for all course placement options. If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics, JTCC offers developmental and prerequisite courses to prepare students for the curriculum. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.

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Required Courses CR. Pre-requisite Courses Approved Course Substitutions
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1    
ENG 111 College Composition I 3 See Placement Requirements  
MTH 163 Precalculus I 3 See Placement Requirements  
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3    
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 3    
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts 3   See Note 4.
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II 3 ACC 211  
ECO 201 Principles of Economics I: Macroeconomics 3    
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 ENG 111  
MTH 270 Applied Calculus 3 MTH 163  
CST 100 Principles of Public Speaking 3   CST 110
ECO 202 Principles of Economics II: Microeconomics 3    
Health/Physical Education Elective 1    
Humanities Elective 3   See Note 3.
History/Political Science Elective 3   See Note 6.
Laboratory Science Elective 4   See Note 5.
Laboratory Science Elective 4   See Note 5.
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3   See Note 2.
Transfer Electives 9   See Note 7.
Total Minimum Credits to Complete 61    


  1. Students are strongly encouraged to complete their SDV, ENG, and MTH requirements first.
  2. The social/behavioral sciences elective requirement can be satisfied by courses with the following prefixes: ECO, GEO, PLS, HIS, PSY, and SOC.
  3. The humanities elective requirement must be satisfied by completing one 3-credit conceptual humanities course. See for a list of approved conceptual and applied humanities electives.
  4. Students with good computer skills may seek to satisfy this requirement by CLEP or our internal exam.
  5. The laboratory science requirement can be satisfied by the following courses: BIO 101, BIO 102, BIO 110, BIO 120, CHM 101, CHM 102, CHM 111, CHM 112, ENV 121, ENV 122, GOL 105, NAS 125, PHY 101, PHY 102, PHY 150, PHY 201, PHY 202, PHY 241, PHY 242. Students should check pre-requisites for science courses before enrolling.
  6. The history/political science elective requirement can be satisfied by the following courses: PLS 135, PLS 211, PLS 212, PLS 241, HIS 101, HIS 102, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 121, HIS 122, or any other HIS course approved by the student’s advisor.
  7. Students should consult with their faculty advisor about recommended transfer electives for transfer institutions of interest.
  8. Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report in MyTyler – SIS.

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