Business: Business Administration (A.A.S.)

HEGIS: 5004

SUNY CODE: 0632

The Business Administration program is designed to prepare students for a business career by providing them with the skills necessary to move into responsible entry-level management positions in public and private industry. The curriculum provides an overview of business operations necessary for today’s manager.

The goals of this program are to:

  • prepare students to understand the fundamentals of accounting, marketing and computer technology;
  • prepare students to deal effectively with employee relations issues and apply management theory to practical case problems; and
  • prepare students to communicate effectively in the business environment.

Successful graduates from this program will be able to:

  • differentiate and utilize theories taught in the classroom as it applies to accounting, marketing and computer technology;
  • analyze employee related issues as they appear in the business industry, as well as dissect and evaluate management practices in various case studies; and,
  • choose an appropriate communication form to illustrate business dialogue.

Career /Transfer Information

Graduates of this program have moved into entry-level management positions in local and national companies.

A student pursuing a degree in this program may, after consultation with an academic advisor, select course(s) to prepare for career or transfer plans.

Program of Study

1st Year

1st Semester

BU 111Bus Organization & Management

3

BU 114Accounting I

4

EN 111English I - College Writing

3

FS 100First Year Student Seminar

1

IS 111Keyboarding Essentials

1

Science Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:15

2nd Semester

BU 115Accounting II

3

BU 141Intro Marketing

3

EN 112English II - Intro to Lit

3

IS 115Computer Applications I

3

Mathematics Elective

3

Social Science Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:18

2nd Year

3rd Semester

BU 112Business Communications

3

BU 232Principles of Management

3

BU 251Human Resource Management

3

SS 185Intro Macroeconomics

3

Elective

3

Physical Education Activity

1

Total Credit Hours:16

4th Semester

BU 121Business Law I

3

BU 233Bus Applications & Strategies

3

BU 250Business Ethics

3

Business Elective

3

Elective

3

Physical Education Activity

1

Total Credit Hours:16

Total Credit Hours: 65

For more information, contact the Business, Health, Science and Technology Division at (315) 866-0300 or toll free 1-888-GO-4-HCCC, ext. 8240.

This program is Internet accessible and may be completed entirely online.

For more information access HCCC Internet Academy website: www.ia.herkimer.edu