Business Administration Associate in Science
Major Code: BSADM-AS
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.
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.
Graduates of this program are employed as:
Employment in this field is expected to grow by 15 percent (about as fast as average) through 2020 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics).
Students pursuing this degree also may obtain the following college credit certificates:
The following transfer options are available for A.S. Degree in Business Administration graduates:
Graduates of this program are qualified to earn the following industry certifications:
Additional industry certifications may be available for college credit certificate programs.
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.
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Choose 15 credits of elective courses from 1 of the following Specializations:
Human Resources Management Specialization
Elective: Any BUL, ENT, FIN, GEB, MAN, MAR, MKA, MNA, OST, SBM, TRA prefix course (MAN 2604 recommended)
Marketing and Sales Specialization
Insurance (Risk Management) Specialization
AS to BS (BIM) Specialization
Elective: Any BUL, ENT, FIN, GEB, MAN, MAR, MKA, MNA, OST, SBM, or TRA prefix course
Any BUL, ENT, FIN, GEB, MAN, MAR, MKA, SBM, SLS, or TRA prefix course
Humanities General Education course
History General Education course
Mathematics or Science General Education course
Social Science General Education Course (ECO 2013 is recommended)
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.
ACG 2021, ACG 2071 and ECO 2013 are recommended for students pursuing the A.S. to B.S. degree track.
Students with a baccalaureate degree or an associate of arts degree from a regionally accredited institution will be considered to have met general education requirements for this degree program.
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.