Business Administration

Associate in Applied Science

Designed for students who wish to enter careers in management, real estate, sales, marketing, accounting and computer information systems upon completion of their degree, this course of study emphasizes those skills necessary for success in entry-level supervision and management positions.

For further information, contact faculty advisor,
Karl Giulian, at (609) 343-4996 or kgiulian@atlantic.edu.

Upon Completion of this program students will be able to:

  • Critically assess ethics, social responsibility, honesty and accuracy in business reporting;
  • Communicate basic business principles effectively in written, oral and technology based applications;
  • Describe the impact of government in business activities;
  • Analyze business situations and evaluate possible solutions;
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of business management disciplines and corporate cultures;
  • Demonstrate proficiency in applying basic financial and accounting principles;
  • Compare and contrast various career opportunities.
Courses Credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
When a General Education course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses.
ENGL101-Composition I
3
ENGL102-Composition II
3
MATH121-Applictions of Mathematics or higher General Education Mathematics course
4
General Education Science course
4
SOCL101-Principles of Sociology
3
Choose: HIST101, HIST102, HUMT201 or HUMT202
3
TOTAL CREDITS
20
PROGRAM COURSES
ACCT130-Financial Accounting
4
ACCT131-Managerial Accounting
4
BUSN101-Introduction to Business
3
BUSN102-Principles of Marketing
3
BUSN120-Principles of Management
3
BUSN205-Human Resources Management 
3
BUSN210-Business Law I
3
BUSN211-Business Law II
3
BUSN247-Management Information Systems
3
CISM125-Introduction to Computers
3
ECON110-Macroeconomics
3
ECON111-Microeconomics
3

Choose a course from ACCT, BUSN, CISM, HOSP, LEGL or OSTM.

3
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS
41
Liberal Arts or Business (BUSN) Elective
3
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE
64
(BUSI) EFFECTIVE FALL 2011