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University Transfer Program
60–70 transferable units

California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities

Program Overview

The Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer will prepare students for transfer into bachelor's degree programs in Business Administration and similar majors. The degree provides students with the background needed for specialization in accounting, finance, human resources management, management, and marketing.

Upon completion of the Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer, students will be able to prepare and analyze financial statements, prepare and manage an operating budget, evaluate the impact of current economic conditions on a business, and assess the legal implications of business decisions.

Program Requirements

Major Requirements
Required Core Courses: 17 units Units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
ACTG 131 Managerial Accounting 4 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
ECON 100 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 units
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3 units
Required Selective Courses: List A: Select one course 3-5 units Units
MATH 125 Elementary Finite Mathematics 3 units
MATH 200 Elementary Probability and Statistics 4 units
MATH 241 Applied Calculus I 5 units
MATH 251 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5 units
Required Selective Courses: List B: Select two courses 6-8 units Units
Any List A course not used above
BUS. 103 Business Information Systems 3 units
CIS 110 Introduction to Computer and Information Science 3 units
BUS. 100 Introduction to Business 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
Total Required Major Units: 26 - 29
General Education - certified completion of one of the following:
  • California State University General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU GE Breadth),
  • OR
  • Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC/CSU) pattern
Elective courses: If applicable, additional courses to meet the minimum 60 CSU transferable units requirement.

Please refer to Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) Requirements for more information.