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Palo Alto College Schedule/Catalog 2013-2014 [Archived Catalog]

Business: Associate of Arts, concentration in Business Administration

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The Associate of Arts with a Concentration in Business Administration offers instruction in general business and practices. This program offers a complete set of freshman and sophomore courses that students need for transfer to Texas public four-year colleges and universities. It contains a Business Field of Study Curriculum for students who are seeking a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), a Bachelor of Arts (BA), or a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with a major in business, including all business specializations. 

This program of study will prepare graduates for entry-level employment positions in business, government, and not-for-profit organizations.

Students who continue their studies at a four-year college or university will select a major, and possibly a minor. Common areas of study include Accounting, Finance, General Business, Human Resources, Information Systems, Management, Marketing, as well as other business-related studies.

Related Degrees and Certificates

Business Management, A.A.S. 

Degree Requirements (Total Credit Hours 60)

Natural Sciences (6 Hours)

Select 2 courses from the Natural Sciences (30) Core 

Humanities (3 Hours)

            Select 1 course from the Humanities (40) Core 

Additional Humanities (3 Hours)

            Select 1 course from Additional Humanities (41) Core 

Visual and Performing Arts (3 Hours)

            Select 1 course from the Visual and Performing Arts (50) Core 

History (6 Hours)

            Select 2 courses from the History (60) Core 

Government (6 Hours)

            Select 2 courses from the Government (70) Core 

Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 Hours)

Select 1 course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core   


Courses from the Additional Requirements area may not be used to satisfy Core Curriculum requirements.
CIP Code: 52.0201
Major Code: BUAD

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