Overview.

This degree program academically prepares students for careers and positions in manufacturing, banking, finance, human resources, information technology management, small business operations, retail operations, marketing, and product development in both public and private sectors.  This major qualifies for transfer to a California State University. The lower division courses are required for most Business majors including Accounting, Finance, Marketing or Management.  A grade of “C” or better in each major course is required for this degree.  

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Program Learning Outcomes

  • Solve business problems through statistical analysis.
  • Utilize current business theories to manage staff in a successful manner.
  • Use various motivational theories to improve productivity.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of organizational structure and behavior, management, marketing, finance and accounting, operations and information systems, and ethical responsibilities of corporations.

Required Courses

Major Requirements

 
Course Title Units

ACCTG 001A

Principles of Financial Accounting

4

ACCTG 001B

Managerial Accounting

4

BUS 071

Legal Environment of Business

3

BUS 082

Introduction to Business

3

CIT 010

Computer and Information Technology

3

ECON 010A

Principles of Macroeconomic Theory

3

ECON 010B

Introduction to Microeconomic Theory

3

ENGL 001B

English Composition

3

BUS 060

Fundamentals of Business Statistics

3

or MATH 063

Elementary Statistics

MATH 061

Finite Mathematics

3

or MATH 062

Calculus for Business and Social Science

Total Requirements

 

 

 

 

Course

Title

Units

Major Requirements

32

General Education Requirements 1

30

Total Units

62

1

 Some GE courses may be double-counted within the major and will reduce the number of units.  Please consult with a counselor to determine which courses are applicable.