Business Administration, A.A.S.

Juneau, e-Learning

The Business Administration program provides a course of study in various aspects of business management that prepares students for entry into the job market. The A.A.S. degree in Business Administration requires a minimum of 60 credit hours. Students within the Business Administration, A.A.S. may select a General Business or an Accounting emphasis.

The Business Administration, A.A.S. with a general business emphasis prepares students for entry-level positions in business such as customer service supervisor, accounting assistant, account representative, or assistant manager.

The Business Administration, A.A.S. with an accounting emphasis prepares students for entry-level accounting positions, such as bookkeeper, accounting clerk, and payroll clerk, and also paraprofessional positions in public accounting firms, non-profit organizations, and government.  

Program assessment plans and student learning outcomes are posted at the Program Assessment website.

Minimum Credit Hours 60
General Education Requirements 18-19
Major Requirements 21
Emphasis Area 15
Electives 6
General Education Requirements
Written Communication Skills
WRTG S111*Writing Across Contexts3
WRTG S211*Writing and the Humanities3
or WRTG S212 *Writing and the Professions
Oral Communication Skills 1
Select one of the following:3
*Fundamentals of Oral Communication
*Small Group Communication and Team Building
*Interpersonal Communication
*Public Speaking
Other Skills
BA S116Business Mathematics3-4
or MATH S105 Intermediate Algebra
Advisor approved GERs 26
Major Requirements
ACCT S201Principles of Financial Accounting 33
ACCT S202Principles of Managerial Accounting3
BA S254Personal Finance3
BA S263Business Communications3
CIS S235Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications3
LAWS S101Introduction to Law3
or BA S330 Legal Environment of Business
ECON S201Principles of Macroeconomics 43
or ECON S202 Principles of Microeconomics
Emphasis Area15
Electives5-6
General Business Emphasis
Emphasis Requirements15
BA S151Introduction to Business3
BA S251Management Skills3
CIS S105Computer Literacy3
or BA S310 Management Information Systems
or CIS S310 Management Information Systems
Select two from the following:6
Small Business Management
Principles of Management
or BA or CIS S___ Elective
Accounting Emphasis
Emphasis Requirements15
ACCT S225Payroll Accounting3
BA S151Introduction to Business3
or BA S166 Small Business Management
BA S251Management Skills3
or BA S301 Principles of Management
Select two from the following:6
Computer Automated Accounting
Accounting Information Systems
ACCT S___ Elective