Common university majors related to the field of Business include:
Accounting, Agricultural Business, Apparel Design and Merchandising, Business Administration, Business Economics, Business Information Systems, Business Law, Construction Management, E-Business, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance/Financial Services, Health Administration, Hospitality Management, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering and Technology, International Business, Management, Marketing, Public Administration, Real Estate, Transportation.
Course Requirements for Transfer Students
Students who plan to transfer to a four year college or university and earn a bachelor's degree in this discipline should consult with a counselor or visit the Transfer/Career Center to determine the appropriate major preparation courses for their specific transfer institution and major.
Associate in Arts in Business Administration for Transfer Degree
The Associate in Science in Business Administration
for Transfer Degree is intended for students who
plan to complete a bachelor’s degree in Business
Administration or a related major in the California
State University (CSU) system. It is accepted by some
but not all CSU campuses. Students who complete
this degree and transfer to a participating CSU
campus will be required to complete no more than
60 units after transfer to earn a bachelor’s degree.
It may not be appropriate preparation for students
transferring to a CSU campus that does not accept
the degree. Students who plan to complete this
degree should consult a counselor for additional
information about participating CSU campuses as
well as university admission, degree and transfer
The following is required for all AA-T or AS-T degrees:
- Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semesterunits. No more than 60 units are required.
- Minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework. While aminimum of 2.0 is required for admission, someCSU campuses and majors may require a higherGPA. Please see a counselor for more information.
- Completion of a minimum of 18 semester unitsin an “AA-T” or “AS-T” major (see list above). Allcourses in the major must be completed with agrade of C or better.
- Certified completion of the California StateUniversity General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU GE; see page 109 for more information); ORthe Intersegmental General Education TransferCurriculum pattern (IGETC; see page 101 for moreinformation).
Careers related to this field typically require
education beyond the associate degree level and
some may require a graduate degree.
|Courses Required for the Major||Units|
|ACCT 116A, Financial Accounting||4|
|ACCT 116B, Managerial Accounting||4|
|BUSE 140 Business Law & the Legal Environment||3 |
|CISC 181 Principles of Information Systems||4 |
|ECON 120 Principles of Macroeconomics||3 |
|MATH 119, Elementary Statistics|
|MATH 121, Basic Techniques of Applied Calculus I||3|
| ||Total: 27 |