A.S. Business Administration

The A.S. Business Administration is a two-year degree.  The classes from this program transfers seamlessly into B.S. in Business Administration at Husson University if you so choose.

The program objectives of the A.S. Business Administration degree are:

  • To describe the introductory concepts and practices related to accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing
  • To use current technology in support of professional work
  • To produce and present effective oral and written forms of communication
  • To apply ethical decision-making skills and integrity in an ever-changing, global environment
  • To apply critical problem-solving, decision making, and professional skills

Requirements for Major

The program requires a minimum of 60 credit hours of college-level work that demonstrates a broad base of knowledge in Business Administration and general education courses.


General Education Courses
BA 211Microeconomics3
BA 212Macroeconomics3
CM 100Speech3
CM 221Professional Communications3
EH 123Rhetoric and Composition I3
EH 124Rhetoric and Composition II3
HE 111The Husson Experience ***1
IT 111Introduction to Microsoft Office 3
MS 141Contemporary College Algebra4
MS 132Probability and Statistics3
or MS 232 Finite Mathematics
PY 111General Psychology3
Business Courses
AC 121Principles of Accounting I3
AC 211Managerial Accounting 3
BA 101Introduction to Business3
BA 201Business Law I3
BA 202Business Law II3
BA 245Marketing Fundamentals3
BA 310Organization and Management3
BA 311Human Resource Management3
BA 351Internship3
Open Elective3
Total Hours62

Credit may not be required for degree completion. 

Suggested Course Sequence

First Year
BA 1013BA 2023
BA 2013CM 1003
EH 1233EH 1243
HE 111***1Open Elective3
IT 1113MS 132 or 2323
MS 1414 
 17 15
Second Year
AC 1213AC 2113
BA 2113BA 2123
BA 2453BA 3113
BA 3103CM 2213
PY 1113BA 3513
 15 15
Total Hours: 62