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Business Administration Associate in Science

Business Administration Associate in Science
Type: AS
Subplan Code: BSADM-AS
CIP: 1552020102

Program Description

Seminole State’s Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Business Administration provides students a broad foundation in business studies including marketing, finance and management. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills to successfully contribute to the economic enterprises competing in today’s global market.

Profession

Successful business professionals participate in an increasingly complex and multicultural workforce. They embrace change and possess a broad understanding of the trends that influence today’s business environment, including creative entrepreneurship, corporate citizenship, digital marketing and mobile communication.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program are employed as:

  • Administrative Service Managers
  • Business Services Managers
  • General Managers
  • Technology Support Specialists

Job Outlook

Employment in this field is expected to grow by 15 percent (about as fast as average) through 2020 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics).

College Credit Certificates

Students pursuing this degree also may obtain the following college credit certificates:

  • Business Operations Certificate
  • Business Specialist Certificate
  • Entrepreneurship Certificate
  • Entrepreneurship Operations Certificate
  • Financial Operations Certificate
  • Financial Operations Specialist Certificate
  • Human Resources Administrator Technical Certificate
  • International Business Certificate
  • Management Certificate
  • Marketing Certificate
  • Small Business Management Certificate

Degree Transfer

The following transfer options are available for A.S. Degree in Business Administration graduates:

  • Seminole State’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Business and Information Management.
  • DirectConnect to UCF: Seminole State’s A.S. Degree in Business Administration will transfer to the College’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Business Information Management program. 
  • Some A.S. courses are also transferable to other four-year institutions.

Program Note

Seminole State’s Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field and/or transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to a college or university should consult with an academic advisor to ensure completion of all entry requirements for the baccalaureate program of their choice.

Certifications

Graduates of this program are qualified to earn the following industry certifications: 

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management, (AMSTL001)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Bundle Certification (3 of 5), (MICRO069)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist Master, (MICRO017)
  • Transportation and Logistics Certification, (AMSTL002)

Additional industry certifications may be available for college credit certificate programs.

Placement and Salary Information

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Courses
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Required Courses
30
Choose 1 accounting group:
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Choose 1 legal studies course:
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Elective Courses
15
Choose 15 credits from the following list:
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Any BUL prefix course
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Any ENT prefix course
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A.S. to Business and Information Management BS Degree Track:

The following courses may be used to partially meet the elective requirements:

Human Resources Management Track

The following courses may be used to partially meet the elective requirements:

International Business

The following courses may be used to partially meet the elective requirements:

Management Track

The following courses may be used to partially meet the elective requirements:

Marketing and Sales Track

The following courses may be used to partially meet the elective requirements:

General Education Courses
15

Humanities General Education course

3
Credits
or

History General Education course

3
Credits

Mathematics or Science General Education course

3
Credits

Social Science General Education course

3
Credits
Total Credits:
64
Note:

Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field. A.S. degree graduates may transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to baccalaureate programs should consult with Student Affairs counselors, advisors or specialists to make sure required courses are taken and entry requirements are met for the college/university program of their choice.

Note:

MAC XXXX or MGF XXXX are recommended for students transferring to UCF's B.A.S. degree program in Supervision and Administration.  MAC 2233 is recommended for students pursuing the A.S. to B.S. degree track.

Note:

ACG 2021, ACG 2071 and ECO 2013 are recommended for students pursuing the A.S. to B.S. degree track.

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

Each course offered by Seminole State is listed alphabetically and organized by the course prefix, catalog number and description. The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.

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