Business: Business Administration (A.S.)

HEGIS: 5004

SUNY CODE: 0671

The Business Administration program is designed to provide a strong foundation for employment in business and to prepare the student for transfer to a four-year program. This program will provide a core of courses that will enable the student to view the total picture of general management.

The goals of this program are to:

  • prepare students to understand the basic management principles and the fundamentals of accounting, marketing and computer technology;
  • prepare students to work with basic computer software packages; and
  • prepare students to become familiar with terminology in the business legal environment and how to communicate more effectively in business operations.

Successful graduates from this program will be able to:

  • effectively communicate principles as they apply to current issues in American business practices;
  • utilize commonly available computer packages that directly apply to business functions; and
  • identify common business issues and express them orally and in writing.

Transfer Information

Successful graduates of this program have transferred into business programs at Syracuse University, SUNY Colleges, Rochester Institute of Technology and other four-year public and private institutions.

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

Laboratory Science Elective

4

Total Credit Hours:16

Laboratory Science Elective: Select from Natural Science category of approved General Education courses.

2nd Semester

BU 115Accounting II

3

BU 141Intro Marketing

3

EN 112English II - Intro to Lit

3

IS 115Computer Applications I

3

Mathematics Elective

3-4

Physical Education Activity

1

Total Credit Hours:16-17
Mathematics Elective

MA 127 or higher. Select one from:

MA 127Mathematical Statistics I

3

MA 128Mathematical Statistics II

3

MA 130Intermediate Algebra

3

MA 132College Algebra & Trig

3

MA 141Pre-Calculus Math

3

MA 245Calculus I

4

MA 246Calculus II

4

2nd Year

3rd Semester

BU 112Business Communications

3

BU 121Business Law I

3

BU 232Principles of Management

3

SS 185Intro Macroeconomics

3

American History Selective

3

Physical Education Activity

1

Total Credit Hours:16
American History Selective:

Select one from:

SS 121American History I

3

SS 122American History II

3

SS 141American Government

3

4th Semester

BU 122Business Law II

3

SS 186Intro Microeconomics

3

Mathematics Elective

3-4

Arts Selective

3

Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:15-16
Mathematics Elective

MA 127 or higher. Select one from:

MA 127Mathematical Statistics I

3

MA 128Mathematical Statistics II

3

MA 130Intermediate Algebra

3

MA 132College Algebra & Trig

3

MA 141Pre-Calculus Math

3

MA 245Calculus I

4

MA 246Calculus II

4

The Arts Selective:

Select one from:

EN 123Major English Writers

3

EN 133Major American Writers

3

EN 137Western Mythology

3

EN 214Writing Workshop I

3

EN 231Intro to Poetry

3

EN 236Women In Literature

3

EN 246The Short Story

3

EN 251Modern American Novel

3

HU 111Art History I

3

HU 112Art History II

3

HU 113Drawing I

3

HU 114Painting I

3

HU 115Art Appreciation

3

HU 140Basic Photography

3

HU 146Intro Comp Graphics & Design

3

HU 161Intro to the Film

3

HU 211American Music

3

HU 212Music Appreciation

3

Students should consult with their academic advisor for appropriate course selections.

Total Credit Hours: 63-65

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 complies with the State University General Education requirement.

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

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