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  Nov 17, 2017
 
 
    
Catawba Valley Community College 2017-2018 General Catalog

Business Administration, A.A.S. (A25120)


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Courses required to meet graduation requirements in this curriculum are offered during day and evening hours. Minimum time for completion: Day – four semesters full-time attendance; Evening – will vary according to semester load of student (usually eight to nine semesters). The Associate in Applied Science degree is awarded graduates of this curriculum.

The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making. Through these skills, students will have a sound business education base for lifelong learning.

Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, and large to small business or industry.

General Education Courses:


Humanities/Fine Arts:


Natural Sciences/Mathematics:


Social/Behavioral Sciences:


Work-Based Learning Option:


Qualified students may elect to take up to 6 credit hours of Work-Based Learning in place of 6 hours Business electives.

Total Credit Hours Required: 65


Developmental Course Requirements


Developmental coursework (including all prerequisites) will be required of students whose placement test scores indicate a need for greater proficiency in the areas of reading, English, mathematics, and computers. Please refer to the Course Descriptions section for prerequisite course information.

Students who elect to take (MAT 110) from below:


Students who elect to take (MAT 143) from below:


Suggested Program Sequence:


Total Hours: Class 13 | Lab 4 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 15


Total Hours: Class 15 | Lab 2 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 16


Fall – 2nd year:


Total Hours: Class 18 | Lab 2 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 19


Spring – 2nd year:


Total Hours: Class 14 | Lab 2 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 15


Grand Total Hours: Class 60 | Lab 10 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 65


Work-Based Learning Option:


Qualified students may elect to take up to 6 credit hours of Work-Based Learning in place of 6 hours Business electives.

Total Credit Hours Required: 65


Developmental Course Requirements:


Developmental coursework (including all prerequisites) will be required of students whose placement test scores indicate a need for greater proficiency in the areas of reading, English, mathematics, and computers. Please refer to the Course Descriptions section for prerequisite course information.

Students who elect to take (MAT 110) from below:


Students who elect to take (MAT 143) from below:


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